CV

*1990, UA
lives and works in Vienna, Austria

2011- 2017 University of Applied Arts Vienna, Fine Arts/Photography
2015 Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam
2014 University of Vienna, Philosophy

AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS:

2021 Project scholarship, Austrian Federal Ministry of Arts and Culture
2020 Working Grant by the City of Vienna, Austria
2019/2020 START-Scholarship, Austrian Federal Ministry of Arts and Culture
2019 Otto Mauer Project-Scholarship
2018 Grant of the BMBWF (Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research)
2018 Prize of the Lentos Museum Art-Friends
2017 Prize of the Kunsthalle Wien
2016 Scholarship of the European Forum Alpbach
2015 Erasmus Scholarship, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Amsterdam, NL
2014 project scholarship of the University of Applied Arts Vienna
2013 Scholarship of the University of Applied Arts Vienna

EXHIBITIONS & SCREENINGS (*solo/duo):

Coming Up:

Wake Words, Kunstraum Niederösterreich, Vienna (AT)
Antimatter, Media Art Festival, (CAN)
Solid Roof, Severe Weather, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna (AT)

2021

Language in Common, Youth Biennial, Belgrade (SRB)
Kyiv International Short Film Festival, Kyiv (UA)
Reverso, WRO Media Art Biennial, Wroclaw (PL)
Diagonale – Festival of Austrian Film, Graz (AT)
Crossing Europe International Filmfestival, Linz (AT)
Domino, Galerie Raum mit Licht, Vienna (AT)

2020

Resisting the Trouble, VISIO – European Programme on Artists’ Moving Images, Not A Museum, Florence (IT) / Curator: Leonardo Bigazzi
I Long To Be Close To You, Golden Pixel Cooperative & Le Studio Molieré, Vienna
Streaming Spectres, Online Screening of the Golden Pixel Cooperative
*und wir mittendrin., public space, Vienna
NOW, Kunstforum Vienna / Curators: Bettina M. Busse & Veronika Rudorfer

2019:

Parallel Vienna, project statement, Fotogalerie Wien & *project statement, periscope
es geht um, curated by festival, Galerie Raum mit Licht, Wien / Curators: Institut für Betrachtung
Whispers, Musrara Mix, New Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel / Curators: Susanne Gamauf & Johan Nane Simonsen
Was Fotografie kann, Touring exhibition, Lower Austria / Curator: Hermann Capor
Curator´s Choice, FOTO WIEN Festival, Otto Wagner Postsparkasse, Vienna / Curator: Anna-Kaisa Rastenberger
*SOLO X, if all this seems too abstract, let me provide a literally embodied image, Fotogalerie Wien, Vienna

2018:

*shooting clouds,with Elisa Andessner, periscope, Salzburg
Reload the Apparatus, Groupexhibition, AIL, Vienna / Curator: Ruth Horak
Diversity, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz
*When Our Eyes Touch, Is It Day Or Is It Night?, with Bernhard Hosa, Galerie Raum mit Licht, Vienna

2017:

Purity in Imperfection, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg / Curators: Karolina Radenković, Tina Teufel, Gerold Tusch
*Everything a Hand Can´t Take, with Marlene Maier, Kunsthalle, Wien / Curator: Lucas Gehrmann
Fragmente aus der Vogelperspektive, Ursula Blickle Kino, Belvedere 21, Wien
*folding unfolding refolding,Alte Post, Vienna

2016:

Saló, Salzburger Kunstverein / Curator: Beatrix Zobl
Glance, within Eyes On – European Month of Photography, Heiligenkreuzer Hof, Vienna
Die Spur des Realen, within Eyes On – European Month of Photography, Atelier Schweizer, Vienna/ Curator: Daniela Hoelzl
Feckless and Hotheaded, curated by, Galerie Raum mit Licht, Vienna / Curator: Aesa Sigurjónsdóttir
Tools of Enlightenment, European Forum Alpbach, Tyrolia
Essence, University of Applied Arts, Alte Post, Vienna
Crossing Europe international Film Festival, Linz
Resonazen. Sphären und Achsen, Art University, Graz
Organhaus, Chongqing (CHN) / Curator: PrinzPod
HOLE OR SCREEN (HER BODY, A FRAGMENT), Galerie Raum mit Licht, Vienna/ Curator: Atlin Özlem

2015:

Unframed, Galerie Raum mit Licht, Vienna
premiére vue, cooperation between EIKON and Herr Leutner, Hotel Altstadt Wien, Vienna Art Week / Curator: Nella Eggenberger
I moved on until I went back, Blockfrei Curators´ Agenda, University of Applied Arts, Vienna
Parallel Vienna, Galerie Raum mit Licht, Alte Post, Vienna
Do I need gloves for this?, A Tale of a Tub, Rotterdam

2014:

Pretty Raw, Eyes On – European Month of Photography, Heiligenkreuzerhof, Vienna
Vienna Art Fair, Photography dep. University of Applied Arts, Vienna
Cinema Next meets Filmkoop Wien, Künstlerhauskino, Vienna
Performativität des Widerstandes, Lisabird Contemporary, Vienna
WORM, Rotterdam (NL)
Crossing Europe internationales Filmfestival, Linz
MM Center, Zagreb (CR)
Auf der Suche nach dem missglückten Bild, Vienna / Curator: Timm Ulrichs
Cabin #99, 23 hour show, Yosemite National Park (USA)

2013:
Etwas mit Geste, Galerie Z, Vorarlberg
TIE Festival, USA

ARTIST TALKS & LECTURES:

2019 History and Practice of Cameraless Photography or Abstract Imprints of a Concrete Reality, Lecture, Odessa Photo Days, Odessa, Ukraine
2019 Plat(t)form 19, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Schweiz
2018 Bewährungsprobe # 25, Depot, Wien

PUBLICATIONS:

2019, RESET THE APPARATUS! A Survey of the Photographic and the Filmic in Contemporary Art, (ed.) Edgar Lissel, Gabriele Jutz, Nina Jukić; de Gruyter and Edition Angewandte
2019, Collectors Agenda, In the Studio, Interview
2019, Anna-Kaisa Rastenberger, „A letter to Olena“, Curator´s Choice, Foto Wien
2019, Juliane Bischoff, Eröffnungsrede, SOLO X, Fotogalerie Wien
2018 EIKON, International Magazine for Photography and Media Art, #101
2018, Anna Spohn „When Our Eyes Touch, Is It Day Or Is It Night?“
2017 „Everything a Hand Can´t Take“, Catalogue, (ed.) Kunsthalle Wien, Sternberg Press
2016 „concealed city“, artistbook, self-published, Vienna
2015 „Almond Blossom“ artistbook with Halla Einarsdóttir, self-published, Amsterdam
2013 „Unter Strom“ Catalogue, (ed.) Stuhlpfarrer Anna

REPRESENTED IN FOLLOWING COLLECTIONS:

Federal Artcollection of Austria
Artcollection, City of Vienna
Library of the University of Applied Arts
Sammlung Lentos, Kunstmuseum Linz
various national as international private collections