Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, 1942 Died in Victoria, British Columbia, 22 March 2006
Roland Brener received his formal education in England and moved to Canada in 1974. Brener currently lives and teaches in Victoria, British Columbia. He is best known for creating elaborate three-dimensional installations .
In contemporary art, an installation is composed of several elements assembled to form a work that occupies its own three-dimensional space. Installations are constructed from various objects including those found or fabricated by the artist. Installations generally allow the visitor to interact with the work.