Die Erinnerung an meine KindheitApr 22, 2020
»Die Erinnerung an meine Kindheit« is a print publication that provides an insight into the autobiographical analysis of traumatic experiences of childhood abuse.
Manfred Nowak, Head of the UN Global Study on Children Deprived of Liberty wrote the afterword. Design by Clemens Schedler, distribution and marketing by the Verlag für moderne Kunst.
Künstlerhaus WienFeb 1, 2020
At the occasion of the re-opening of Künstlerhaus Wien, titled »Alles war klar«, an in-house installation features a selection of photo images transported through space on a funicular. The curator Tim Voss invites me to contribute with a work of my choice.
Opening March 6, 2020 7pm (through September 30), Karlsplatz 5, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Residency in SwedenJan 22, 2020
I am offered a winter residency associated with IASPIS, an International Programme for Visual and Applied Artists in Sweden.
The residency is located at a small farm outside of Helsingborg and lasts for two weeks in February. I am so looking forward to it!
Photon GalleryJan 20, 2020
The group exhibition »Dance of Darkness« provides insight into Japanese Butoh dance, accompanied by several live performances. I contribute with a selection of work taken from the series »A Sea of Being« with Butoh dancer Mirjam Morad.
Opening February 7, 2020 7pm (through March 10), Zieglergasse 34, 1070 Vienna, Austria
Gallery Andrea JüngerOct 30, 2019
The 25 years anniversary exhibition »Meisterwerke« at Gallery Andrea Jünger shows a selection of »Gras« and »A Sea of Being«. The venue is part of Vienna Art Week and I am looking forward to seeing you at the reception.
Opening November 14, 2019 7pm (through February 29, 2020), Paniglgasse 17a, 1040 Vienna, Austria
CM | ArtsSep 19, 2019
CM Arts in Crans-Montana, Switzerland and the London based curator Hamish Park invite me to the group exhibition »Projecting Perfection«. I am pleased to share previously unpublished photos of Japanese Butoh dancer Ko Murobushi.
Opening October 12, 2019 2.30pm (through October 31), Cité Joie Route de Combaz 7, 3963 Crans-Montana, Switzerland
Kunsthaus MuerzApr 17, 2019
Curator Andrea Jünger invites me and the choreographer Georg Blaschke to take part in the group exhibition »Land(e)scapes« at Kunsthaus Muerz. The overall topic is about real and imaginary landscapes as a means of refuge and we show our work »Gras«.
Opening May 17, 2019 7pm (through September 1), Wiener Strasse 35, 8680 Mürzzuschlag, Austria
SÍM ResidencyJan 6, 2019
SÍM Samband Íslenskra Myndlistarmanna, the Association of Icelandic Visual Artists in Reykjavík, Iceland hosts me as an artist-in-resident for the upcoming season. This is my first time in Iceland and I am very excited.
The residency is scheduled for April 2019 and located at a former dairy farm in Korpúlfsstaðir at the outskirts of Reykjavík.
Foto WienDec 13, 2018
At the occasion of FOTO Wien, a photo festival that covers multiple venues in Vienna, Gallery Andrea Jünger invites me amongst other artists to present work taken from the series »A Sea of Being«.
Opening March 26, 2019 7pm (through April 20), Paniglgasse 17a, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Künstlerhaus WienDec 10, 2018
I am pleased to participate with recent work in »Haben und Brauchen in Wien«, a collaborative project amongst members of Künstlerhaus Wien, a space for artistic exploration and production, performance and exhibition.
Opening March 7, 2019 7pm (through June 22), Stolberggasse 26, 1050 Vienna, Austria
Gallery Felix HöllerSep 10, 2018
Gallery Felix Höller shows my most recent series »Traces« in collaboration with the painter Lucia Riccelli and the dancer Maartje Pasman. »Traces« is a journey through flickering light and on display for the very first time.
Opening January 16, 2019 7pm (through February 16), Sankt Elisabeth Platz 3, 1040 Vienna, Austria
ReflektorMay 8, 2018
I recently joined Reflektor, a community of photographers that places self-produced books under a common name. Reflektor is a presentation platform and promotes the exchange of know-how in graphics and print design.
Our first scheduled appearance is at Cosmos Arles Books, a satellite space of Les Rencontres d'Arles opening July 2, 2018.
Aesthetics of ImpossibilityMar 30, 2018
Italian author Katja Centonze features in her publication »Murobushi Kō’s Aesthetics of Impossibility: Murobushi Kō on Hijikata Tatsumi« a selection of photos I took with the acclaimed Butoh artist on previous tours.
Katja’s work is published by Libreria Editrice Cafoscarina Venezia, Italy in March 2018.
One World FoundationJan 4, 2018
In 2009 I started an arts in education program in a joint effort with the One World Foundation, a school project in Ahungalle, Sri Lanka and the association Paint for Life in Vienna, Austria.
I return to the school in winter 2018 and teach classes in photography and art history. The program addresses life skills and provides means for creation and expression.
National Arts CenterOct 30, 2017
The National Arts Center in Ottawa, Canada features the Kipnes Lantern, a 60 foot tower of transparent LED screens. From 2018 onwards the tower showcases a kaleidoscope of notable productions and I contribute with photo work taken from »Vertical Road« by Akram Khan.
Opening January 1, 2018, Elgin Street 1, ON K1P 5W1 Ottawa, Canada
New Design UniversityOct 1, 2017
I am pleased to teach for another semester at the New Design University in St.Pölten, Austria.
»Sensing - Körperwahrnehmungen in räumlichen Strukturen« continues to focus on the human body in a spatial context, on how we use and are aware of our individual senses. We explore modes of perception and how experience turns into memory.
Danube DialoguesAug 15, 2017
Photon Gallery presents »Gray Matters«, an installation project together with the artist Eva Petric at Danube Dialogues under the title »Aesthetics and the Intimate«.
Opening September 12, 2017 8.30pm (through September 13), Fine Art Gallery of the Rajko Mamuzić Gift Collection, Vase Stajića 1, 21000 Novi Sad, Serbia
Hong Kong Arts CentreJul 25, 2017
The photo series »Closeness« is part of the group exhibition »Uncommon Places« and presented in Hong Kong by Young Austrian Photography, the Austrian Consulat and Goethe Institute.
Opening September 6, 2017 7pm (through September 30), Goethe Gallery 14/F, Hong Kong Arts Centre 2, Harbour Road, Wan Chai Hong Kong
GenronJul 3, 2017
The 5th issue of Japanese print magazine Genron, titled »Ghostly Body« is out and features photo work I took of Butoh dancer Ko Murobushi.
Genron 5 can be read as an independent inquiry into the theatrical theory or the theory of the body, reflecting on the digital media and the age of the media as the age of ghosts.
Photo Book FestivalMay 2, 2017
I like to announce my participation at Vienna Photo Book Festival together with a bunch of book-loving friends. Don't miss the opportunity to learn about our print editions. The photo book »A Sea of Being« will be on display as well.
Opening June 10, 2017 10am - 8pm, June 11, 2017 10am - 6pm, Ankerbrotfabrik Wien, Absberggasse 27, 1100 Vienna, Austria
Photon GalleryApr 30, 2017
The event »A Sea of Being« features a Butoh performance by Mirjam Morad and a presentation of our same-titled photo book at Photon Gallery in Vienna. The following day Mirjam offers a Butoh workshop for those inspired by her work.
Opening May 23, 2017 7pm (through May 26), Photon Galerie, Zieglergasse 34, 1070 Vienna, Austria
New Design UniversityMar 13, 2017
I am pleased to teach again at the New Design University in St.Pölten, Austria.
«Sensing - Körperwahrnehmungen in räumlichen Strukturen« focuses on the human body in a spatial context, on how we use and are aware of our individual senses. We explore modes of perception and how experience turns into memory.
Art Habens Art ReviewMar 5, 2017
A selection of recent work and a personal interview is published in the upcoming 6th issue of Art Habens Art Review.
The article focuses on my inquiry into the human body and modes of change, featuring the installation «Gras«, the photo book »A Sea of Being« and »Closeness«, a work in progress.
Tanz ZeitschriftDec 1, 2016
I am excited about the current edition of »Tanz Zeitschrift« with a feature on the photo book »A Sea of Being«, written by dance critic Helmut Ploebst.
It is my first photo book on Butoh, an avant-garde performance art in postwar Japan and the result of an artistic collaboration with the dancer Mirjam Morad and Büro AgS.
VizualizatorOct 19, 2016
The annual photo festival Vizualizator invited me with two recent works to Belgrade. The festival is organized in cultural centers and galleries across the city, the program includes guided tours and panel discussions.
Opening November 19, 2016 7pm (through November 25), Gallery City Municipality Vračar, Njegoševa 77, 11000 Belgrade, Serbia
FugaSep 10, 2016
The installation »Gray Matters« together with the artist Eva Petric is on display at Fuga Center of Architecture and Contemporary Art in Budapest, Hungary. Our work is presented by Dejan Sluga, Photon Gallery.
Opening November 17, 2016 6pm (through December 10), Petőfi Sándor u. 5, 1052 Budapest, Hungary
New Design UniversityAug 30, 2016
This fall I teach for the first time at the New Design University in St.Pölten, Austria.
My class focuses on the human body in a spatial context and inquires how we situate ourselves into a landscape. I wish to bring across that everything we encounter is connected with us and our awareness of it, that sensitivity defines our place in this world.
Fluid TheatreJun 1, 2016
I am invited as a visual artist to the performance project »Fluid Theatre« by Georg Blaschke. Our work focuses on a somatic architecture of fluid skin, an imaginative refuge in a series of bodily, visual and acoustic actions.
Premiere July 23, 2016 7pm (through July 26), Impulstanz, Leopold Museum, Museumsquartier, 1070 Vienna, Austria
Art Gallery MariborDec 15, 2015
I like to announce my participation in the group exhibition »Zipped Worlds» in Maribor, Slovenia together with the artist Eva Petric. We present the installation »Gray Matters«.
Opening January 22, 2016 7pm (through March 5), UGM Art Gallery Maribor, Strossmayerjeva Ulica 6, 2000 Maribor, Slovenia
Boris HristovAug 12, 2015
The exhibition and performance project »Verortungen« is invited to the cultural center Boris Hristov in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, the European Capital of Culture 2019. Verortungen is part of the annual program of Young Austrian Photography.
Opening September 11, 2015, 7.30pm (through September 30), Boris Hristov, Gladston 15, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Trieste ContemporaneaAug 9, 2015
The installation »Gray Matters« together with the artist Eva Petric is on display as part of the group exhibition »Zipped Worlds« at Museo Contemporanea in Trieste.
Opening September 5, 2015, 7pm (through early October), Via del Monte 2/1, 34122 Trieste, Italy
Synthesis GalleryApr 15, 2015
The artist Malika Fankha and I show the exhibition and performance »Verortungen« at Synthesis Gallery in Sofia. Our work is included in the annual program of Young Austrian Photography, titled »Uncommon Places«.
Opening June 13, 2015, 6.30pm (through June 30), Vasil Levski Boulevard, 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria
Photon GalleryApr 9, 2015
Photon Gallery in Vienna invites me and the artist Eva Petric to present our installation »Gray Matters«. Our work is part of the group exhibition »Zipped Worlds«.
Opening June 20, 2015, 11am (through July 25), Ankerbrotfabrik, Absberggasse 27/9/10, 1100 Vienna, Austria
Paris Photo L.A.Mar 15, 2015
I like to give notice of my participation in the VIP program of Paris Photo Los Angeles, as part of »Young Austrian Photography«. The exhibition takes place at the Fitzpatrick House, designed by R.M. Schindler.
Opening May 1, 2015, 7pm (through May 3), Mulholland Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90046, United States
photo::viennaNov 6, 2014
photo::vienna showcases a selection of fine art prints from the series »Vom Vergessen« at the MAK Museum of Applied Arts in Vienna.
Opening November 27, 2014, 10am (through November 30), MAK Museum of Applied Arts, Stubenring 5, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Austrian Embassy Washington DCOct 23, 2014
Young Austrian Photography and photo::vienna present the series »Vom Vergessen« at the group exhibition »Sensitive Viewing Habits«.
Opening November 10, 2014, 7pm (through November 22), Embassy of Austria 3524 International Ct NW, Washington, DC 20008, United States
Art Photo BudapestSep 24, 2014
Photon Gallery shows a selection of »Gras« and »Verortungen« at Art Photo Budapest / gallery booth P401!
Opening October 9, 2014, 11am (through October 12), Millenaris Park, Kis Rókus utca 16-20, 1024 Budapest, Hungary
Bildraum Gallery 01May 5, 2014
Bildraum Gallery 01 presents a new body of work with the performer Malika Fankha, titled »Verortungen«.
Opening July 16, 2014, 7pm (through September 13), Strauchgasse 2, 1010 Vienna, Austria