CV



Lives and works in Berlin and Vienna

Education
2005 Master of Arts supervised by Heimo Zobernig
2003 – 2005 Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Heimo Zobernig
2002 Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest, Intermedia Department, János Sugár
1998 – 2003 Academy of Fine Arts, Munich, Olaf Metzel

 

Selected solo exhibitions/ solo projects/ two-person exhibition
2015
AXOPn, Kunstverein Bellevue-Saal, Wiesbaden, DE (Two-person show with Levent Kunt)
2011
MASK, Kunstraum Bernsteiner, Vienna, AT
2010
Same Same But Different, Raum 58, Munich, DE
2009
Multiple Masks, Weltraum, Munich, DE
2007
Performative Elements, Ausstellungsetage im Woolworth-Haus, Dorsten, DE
2006
Gender Gamble, Lothringer 13, Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich, DE
2005
oberflächenaktive elemente, Raum 58, Munich, DE
2004
Wartende, Scope – art in public space, curator: Spunk Seipel, Berlin, DE (performance)
Köder_ _ _ _
, Ex-flat, Vienna, AT
2003
Damenwahl, Schikaneder-Fenster, Vienna, AT (performance)
2002

Damenwahl
, KIRAKAT, Budapest, HU (performance)
2000
Welde Kunstpreis 2000, Kunstverein Schwetzingen, DE

 

Selected group exhibitions/ projects

2019
Mykonos Biennale Apathia, Mykonos, GR
2018
Projected.Capital, , Roehrs & Boetsch, Zurich, Switzerland
2017
20th Japan Media Arts Festival, NTT InterCommunication Center [ICC], Tokyo, JP
3 DARTBOARD (CONSTELLATION) GIORGIO SADOTTI, Thames-Side Studios Gallery, London, UK
Werte_Gemeinschaft, Galerie Schwartzsche Villa, Berlin, DE
2016
Visions in the Nunnery, Nunnery Gallery, London, UK
Inkmasters 2016 Print Exhibition, Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns, AU, Finalists PDF p. 25-26
Space/Time Berlin, curated by Steffi Kowalski & Matt Wilson, TATWERK | Performative Forschung, Berlin, DE
Keine Zeit, concept and organization: Cornelius Grau, Künstlerhaus Dortmund, Dortmund, DE
2015
DIE LICHTENBERG NORM A4 Quer, Zwitschermaschine, Berlin, DE
Sphinx 2015 | The hidden Thebes festival, Thiva, GR
Graphics Interchange Format: 25 Years of Focal Point Gallery, Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, UK
Medienfestival plattform:[no budget]#12, Leibnizhaus, Tübingen, DE
2014
Digital Marrakech Festival Edition 4, organized by ARAB MEDIA LAB, Galerie Rê, Marrakech, MA, catalogue p. 42
20 Jahre WeldeKunstpreis. Eine Retrospektive, Stadtgalerie Mannheim, Mannheim, DE
5th Cairo Video Festival – Re-screening, Medrar for Contemporary Art, Cairo, EG, catalogue
The One Minute Film Festival: 2003 – 2012, Plains Art Museum, Fargo, US
2013
Physical digital graffiti, Visualcontainer@VideoBabel, Cuzco, PE
5th Cairo Video Festival, Medrar for Contemporary Art, Cairo, EG, catalogue
Espace [im] Média: Optische – Berlin Video Art, Sporobole centre en art actuel, Sherbrooke, CA
Space-Time: Convention T
THIS THIS MONSTER THIS THINGS, included by Giorgio Sadotti, Wysing Arts Centre, Bourn, UK
SUSPENSION ​SCENERIES, special selection by Visualcontainer; Video Art Festival Miden, Kalamata, GR
LIQUID IMAGE, Visualcontainer Selection curated by Gabriela Diana Gavrilas, Tarii Crisurilor Museum, Oradea, RO
THIS THIS MONSTER THIS THINGS, included by Giorgio Sadotti, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK
One Minute Film Festival 2003 – 2012, MASS MoCA, North Adams, US
2012
FlashForward 5, [.BOX], Milan, IT
THIS THIS MONSTER THIS THINGS, Shelly Manor, Bournemouth, UK
RAPID PULSE INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCE ART FESTIVAL, curated by Steven L. Bridges, Julie Laffin, Joseph Ravens & Giana Gambino, DEFIBRILLATOR performance art gallery, Chicago, US
Elita Festival, Action Frame, Video Screening, curated by Philip Tonda Heide, Teatro Franco Parenti, Milan, IT
THIS THIS MONSTER THIS THINGS
, included by Giorgio Sadotti, Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, UK
2011
LETS GET READY… , 12th edition of Pixxelpoint 2011, curated by Gülsen Bal and BridA / Jurij Pavlica, Sendi Mango, Tom Kerševan, City Gallery Nova Gorica, Nova Gorica / Gorizia, SI, catalogue p.36
Fazebuk Network, invited by ISI, Invalidenfriedhof Berlin, Berlin, DE
Pixelpops!, curated by Philip Tonda Heide, Nouvel Organon, Paris, FR
OK. Video FLESH, 5th Jakarta International Video Festival 2011, curated by Agung Hujatnikajennong, Hafziz, Farah Wardani, Mahardhika Yudha & Rizki Lazuardi; National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta, ID, catalogue PDF p.21
2010
Zum ersten Mal, Art-Report Projects in der K4 Galerie, Munich, DE
loop pool looping, Raum für Projektion @ the knot, Flugfeld Tempelhof, Berlin, DE
/+\=X,  serialworks studio, curated by Christian Nerf and Spunk Seipel, Cape Town, ZA
2009
1. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Biennale, initiated by Spunk Seipel and Edmund Piper, Klein-Zetelvitz, DE
One Minute Film & Video, organised by Jason Simon and Moyra Davey, Narrowsburg, NY, US
Szpilman Award Show #4: Schöfferhof, Atelierfrankfurt, Frankfurt on the Main, DE
Weltraum – Jahresüberblick, Lothringer 13, Städtische Kunsthalle München, Munich, DE
2008
Knorke Gören, Kwadrat, Berlin, DE
2007
Loop pool, Video-Forum Treffpunkt NBK, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin, DE
Loop pool, Raum für Projektion in the lounge of 53rd International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, DE
viewing club, Hats/Plus, organised by Philippa Horan, London, UK
2006
viewing club 09: Küss die Hand – After Waldheim, Secession Wichtelgasse, Vienna, AT
viewing club 07, Lovelite, Berlin, DE
Manpower, Bétonsalon, Paris, FR
2005
Part Three, ‘Last Minute’, Orchard, New York City, US
The Brazilian Expedition of Thomas Ender – Reconsidered, project with Mark Dion, Exhibition spaces of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Vienna, AT
2004
Raumpool showroom, Frankensteiner Hof, Frankfurt on the Main, DE
One Minute Film & Video, organised by Jason Simon and Moyra Davey, Narrowsburg, NY, US
The Brazilian Expedition of Thomas Ender – Reconsidered, project with Mark Dion, Bienal de São Paulo, BR
2003
k.o.Z.*, Auto, Vienna, AT
2002
Log In, galeria zé dos bois, Lisbon, PT
2001
Boppstrasse 13b, Boppstrasse 13b, Mainz, DE

 

Lectures/ Talks
2010
Artist talk with Heinz Schütz, Raum 58, Munich, DE
2004
Frischfleisch und der Goldene Schnitt, institute for sociology, LMU Munich, DE
18:27, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, AT
2003
Konkurrenz belebt das Geschäft, Burg Giebichenstein, Halle/ Saale, DE
2002
forum Der schöne Körper, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, DE

 

Awards and scholarships
2017
Jury Selection, Art Division, 20th Japan Media Arts Festival
2013
CCA Andratx – Artist in Residence scholarship, Andratx, Mallorca, ES
2007
Art award of Tisa von der Schulenburg-Stiftung
2003/ 2004
Hölderlin – scholarship for the academic year in Austria
2002
Deutscher Studienpreis, Bodycheck, Körber Stiftung
Auslandsstipendium der Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes for Budapest

ERASMUS/ SOKRATES for Budapest
2001-2005
scholarship of Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
2000
Welde art award, Schwetzingen
1999
New York – travel scholarship, Marschalk-von-Ostheim’sche Stiftung

 

Selected bibliography
Individual exhibition catalogues
2007

Karin Felbermayr, Performative Elements, Verbrecher Verlag, Berlin, with contributions by Sabeth Buchmann and F.E. Rakuschan, ISBN 978-3-935843-98-0.
2006
Karin Felbermayr, Stereotype as a Masquerade, Verbrecher Verlag, Berlin, with contributions by Michael Meuser and Yanping Wu, ISBN 978-3-935843-78-2.

Group exhibition catalogues / contributions in publications
2017

20th Japan Media Arts Festival, Tokyo 2017.
WERTE_GEMEINSCHAFT, Galerie Schwartzsche Villa, Bezirksamt Steglitz-Zehlendorf von Berlin, Berlin.
2016
Bellevue-Saal 2014-2015, Ulrich Meyer-Husmann, Kunstverein Bellevue-Saal, Wiesbaden, ISBN 978-3-939236-24-5.
3rd Biennal Inkmasters Print Exhibition 2016, Ink Masters Cairns, Cairns, ISBN 978-0-646-95854-5.
2011
Pixxelpoint 2011 – 12th International New Media Art Festival, Kulturni dom Nova Gorica, Nova Gorica, SI, ISBN 978-961-6783-09-5, p. 36-37.
OK. Video FLESH, 5th Jakarta International Video Festival 2011, National Gallery of Indonesia, Jakarta, ID, PDF p.21.
2007
Karin Felbermayr: embaixadora-ambassadress-botschafterin. In: Thomas Ender, Abre Alas, Österreichisches Kulturforum Berlin, Berlin, ISBN 978-3-9502417-4-7.
2004
26ª Bienal de São Paulo, Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil.
2002
Karin Felbermayr: OP. In: Vorstand der Berlin-Brandenburgischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Zwischen Kassandra und Prometheus, Gegenworte N° 10, Berlin.
2000
Weldekunstpreis 2000, Kunstverein Schwetzingen, Schwetzingen.

Catalogues published online
2014

Digital Marrakech Festival Edition 4, p. 42.
5th Cairo Video Festival, p. 210-211.

 

Selected articles/ press
2016
Tilman Abegg, Der Mund von Heidi Klum, Ruhr Nachrichten, 19 February 2016
2015
Christine Dressler, Anfängliches, Variables und Unendliches, Wiesbadener Kurier, 14. Oktober 2015
Christine Dressler, AXOPn von Karin Felbermayr und Levent Kunt im Bellevuesaal, online issue of Wiesbadener Kurier, 14 October 2015
2010
Slash Plus BackSlash Equals X, LAS magazine, 22 March 2010
2009

Christoph Schütte, Eier für den Kunstbetrieb, FAZ, 09 July 2009
Johannes Löhr, Zu Gast in Münchner Wohnzimmern, Münchner Merkur, 30 April/ 1 May 2009
2008
Katrin Pinetzki, Schwarze Masken, heiße Posen, Ruhr Nachrichten, 12/13 February 2008
Nadine Albach, Rosa Häschen trifft auf Bohrmaschine, Westfälische Rundschau, 13 February 2008
2007
Spannungsreiche Trennung, Dorstener Zeitung, 10 December 2007
Die Hefe im Teig, Dorstener Zeitung, 10 December 2007
Ich sehe in ihr eine Tisa, WAZ, 10 December 2007
Spiel mit Masken und Geschlechterrollen, Dorstener Zeitung, 08 December 2007
Ralph Wilms, Das Poltern zwischen zwei Posen, WAZ, 07 December 2007
Ralph Wilms, Die Posen der Mode-Models, WAZ, 10 December 2007
Mario Alexander Weber, Click-Clack, Literaturkritik.de, No. 6, June 2007
Georg Kasch, Spiderwoman lädt zum Spiel, Abendzeitung, 04 January 2007
Cornelia Gockel, Im Grenzgebiet, Süddeutsche Zeitung, 02 January 2007
2006
Dörthe Bäumer, Starke Frauen, In München, 21 December 2006
Freia Oliv, Kneifen zwecklos, Münchner Merkur, 13 December 2006
2002
Maike Schiller, Wer schön sein will, muss diskutieren, Hamburger Abendblatt, 25 May 2002

 

TV/ Radio
2016

Keine Zeit – Videokunst-Ausstellung in Dortmund, WDR 5 Scala – aktuelle Kultur, 19 February 2016
Peter Backof, Austellung “Keine Zeit”: Kein Video länger als drei Minuten, Deutschlandfunk, 19 February 2016
2003
TV report on Damenwahl/Ladies’ Choice by Arwid Holtenau, Vienna, ZIB 3, ORF 2, 27 February 2003
2002
12-minute TV-interview by Anna Heesch, Nachgefragt, Hamburg 1, 23 May 2002


Public collections

CCA Andratx, Andratx, ES
Iziko South African National Gallery of Cape Town, ZA