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Born in Fribourg Switzerland on the 24th of July 1989

Living and working in Basel Switzerland.

 

June 2017 Master of Contemporary Arts Practice, HKB, Bern

2014 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Academy of Art and Design, FHNW, Basel, Switzerland.

2011 – 2012 The Dresden Academy of Fine Arts, Dresden, Germany

 

Exhibitions

 

2018

Draisinnen rennen Dreispitz, Münchenstein/Basel,

in collaboration with Sandra Raimann and Museum Tinguely.

There is no Point in being dramatic, Künstlerhaus Dortmund,

curated by Jana Stolzer and Alexander Rütten

Raumfahrt, Museum Langmatt, Baden, With contributions by Daniel Karrer

and Micha Zweifel

 

2017

Pay Attention Motherfucker, December 2017 – January 2018

Groupshow with Fischli & Weiss and the Guerilla Girls (ia), Zabriskie Point, Geneva

Fluid Rings, Victoria Square Project, Athens, October 2017

Ping-Pong 2017, Basel 2017, Basel, June 2017

Mind the Cap, PasquArt, Biel – Bienne, June 2017

In collaboration with Nora Longatti, Till Wittwer, Lokal-Int, Biel, March 2017

Stingray Editions, Ausstellungsraum Klingental, Basel, February 2017

Je trace le contour de mon ombre, juste pour déshabiller, Urgent paradise, Lausanne, February 2017

 

2016

Vitrine 06, Die Diele, Zürich, December 2016 – January 2017

Cantonale, Kunsthaus Langenthal, December 2016 – January 2017

Cantonale, Centre PasquArt, Bienne, December 2016 – January 2017

Beyond the Real, Kunsthalle Basel, November 2016 – January 2017

OFF-Line, Zemo Nikozi, Georgia, September – October, 2016

Affaire, Centre PasquArt, Bienne, June, 2016,

Wasserfest, Ausstellungsraum Klingental, Basel, June 2016, Switzerland

Deirdre O‘Leary (Solo), Galerie 3000, Bern, May 2016, Switzerland

Ritournelle, Deuxpieces, Carosserie, Basel, April 2016, Switzerland

Juno invites to Patterns of reconciliation, March 2016, Kasko, Basel, Switzerland

 

2015

Videoförmig. Kasko, Basel, Switzerland

Open Studio, RoundaboutLx, Lisbon, Portugal

 

2014

Connecting Spaces, Ausstellungsraum Klingental, Basel, Switzerland

Artachment, with Silas Heizmann and Baschi Pfefferli, Basel, Switzerland

Lebensversicherung, E-Werk, Freiburg, Germany

Crashing at the Neighbours, at Haus für elektronische Künste, Basel, Switzerland

Atopie, Flatterschaft, Basel, Switzerland

 

Projects

Snehta, Residency, Athens, September 2017

Constellation X, Sumer Academy, Istituto Svizzero, Roma

With Dave Hullfish Bailey, Marie Kølbæk Iversen, Mai-ThuPerret, Stéphane Udry and  Yann Chateigné Tytelman a.o

OFF-Line, Art research Program with Art as Foundation in Nikozi, Georgia, at the demarcation line to South Ossetia, September – October 2016

Caméléon, An Artist Book in collaboration with Baptiste Gaillard, June 2016

Horrible Things is a Videoclip for the Band Combineharvester in collaboration with A Tree in a Field Records 2015

Residency at RoundaboutLx, Lisbon, June 2015

Connecting Spaces, Art research Program with Art as Foundation in the southern Caucasus, in Abkhazia and Georgia, 2014

Radio ARX: 
Creative expression and media exposure for
 the inmates of the prison Arxhof, Bubendorf, Switzerland.

In collaboration with Daniela Brugger, Daniel Steiner, Lea Kuhn and RadioX, Basel, Switzerland.
 Realized in 2013