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My works on show right now:

Festival of Photography
May 5 - 28, 2017
Biel/Bienne (Switzerland)
Group Work "Deconstruction"
Workshop with Ola Lanko exploring parallels between knowledge and history constructed by images, big data and free access to information. Working with metaphors and allusions, rearranging them in a new non-linear narratives.

 

Solo show "Changing Space"

Photography, lightboxes, fabrics, installations and works on canvas.
Location: Holbeinpraxis, Holbeinstrasse 65, Basel (Switzerland)

 

 

 

 

Selected Art Projects 2017
See under News & Exhibitions section of this website. 

 

Selected Art Projects 2016

> Preparation of "Water" series film production

> Planning of "Sculpture Nature" shooting

 

Selected Art Projects 2015

> Group show in Galerie Kaysser in Ruhpolding (south of Munich, Germany) together with these artists: THOMAS BAUMGÄRTEL, BANANENSPRAYER, KÖLN / JULIAN JACKSON, NEW YORK / ANDI SCHMITT, WÜRZBURG / REINER HEIDORN, WEILHEIM / SUSAN STADLER, MÜNCHEN / MARINA BRUNORI, KÖLN / RASSO HECKER, MÜNCHEN / AGII GOSSE, KÖLN / ANGELA REINTHALER, PRIEN / GABRIELE STEFFEN, MÜNCHEN / MEIKE ZOPF, HANNOVER / BRAD HOWE, MALIBU / JULIA BELOT, WIESBADEN / FRANZ RINGSGWANDL, RUHPOLDING / THOMAS NIE, BASEL / ISA JUNGBLUT, BURGHAUSEN / MARC DIETEL, MÜNCHEN / ELIAS HASSOS, MÜNCHEN / RENE LYNCH, NEW YORK / BIRGIT MOOSMÜLLER, CHIEMGAU / EVA ELISABETH WALLNER, BERLIN / EVA KISS, MÜNCHEN, BEIJING.

> Introducing color - collaboration with make-up artist
 

> Continuation of my STORM photography series
 

> Series of "Exploring Fabric" is growing - exhibition planned for autumn 2015 in Switzerland

> Pro Bono work for Oeff Oeff Aerial Dance Production - opening of new Aarau Stadt Museum

> New photo project: "Men-scapes" - part of the art series "man-made"

> Production of DVD with live performance of FRATRES in Vienna, piano & violin
 

> Video Art "FRATRES" performed in Vienna Radio Kulturhaus

> New Art Videos: "Bus Stop", "Ping", "To the Basement"

> Shooting Fabric - art project exploring pattern and movement in fabrics

> "In Ewigkeit..." - exploration of church yards on Sardinia, Italy

> Preparation of "Stories" - exhibition with 4 projectors and lightboxes. Video and photography.

 

Selected Art Projects 2014 

  • New art video online: Elmau Castle Walk (click video art tab)
  • Ostquai photo session to prototype new photo and video concept reflecting "directness"
  • Visualization of live performance of classical music at an event during the Salzburger Festspiele
  • planning for water video series
  • "moon at 7pm" art series completed 
  • Development of art concept for new show in Cologne / Germany
  • "One day in the Life of..." Preparation of new photo art project
  • "See me" - discovery of characters in public spaces
  • New videos "Bedrocking" and "STORM" series completed
  • Preparation art event at Holbeinpraxis Basel
  • Preparation of "NY Slow Motion" exhibition / studio show
  • Final editing and composing of music for STORM video series
  • Pro Bono work for new dance performance by Vanessa Lopez "Keep Biting"
  • "Factory Lights" - videos of STORM series and photos & new art book
  • Participation in the Swiss photo competition "ewz selection"
  • Creation of music / sound tracks for two new art videos
  • Three new videos for "STORM" series created

 

Selected Art Projects 2013

  • "Video moves" studies for multi screen projection art work
  • Composing sounds for three new video pieces...
  • Final preparations of photo session for "Night and Red" in January in France.
  • Photo project completed in Hudson, New York, interpreting the landscape concepts of Frederic Edwin Church (1826 –1900), an American landscape painter born in Hartford, Connecticut. He was a central figure in the Hudson River School of American landscape painters. While committed to the natural sciences, he was "always concerned with including a spiritual dimension in his works."
  • Studies for "Night and Red" project completed
  • New video works in the making: Nature / Figure part 1 -4
  • "Streams" - observations in New York
  • "Power" - black and white studies on strengths in movements
  • "Factory Lights" - photo project - changing space in a French factory building with very special light situation
  • Documenting development of new contemporary dance piece with three dancers (Switzerland)
  • Invitation to capture spirit of unique design hotel in the Austrian alps; art book; portrait series.
  • "Pas de Deux" - collaboration with model and her dog
  • "Fallen" - black and white series with performers
  • 3D picture viewer prototyping
  • Preparing project about "nature and mankind"
  • Large format photo art calendar 2013: "Solitaires / Structures" for collectors only
  • "Shanghai" - art book summarizing the Shanghai experience
  • Continuation of the collectors & friends postcard series capturing moments and observations on the road
  • Planning of the "French Factory Shooting" project
  • New video art work published: "Floating Turn" - endless loop with sound

 

Selected Art Projects 2012 

  • This is Amman - pictures of a city in Jordan
  • Prototyping of photo presentation on fabric for exhibiton
  • "Exploring Berlin" - capturing moves on streets in Berlin
  • "black black" Vulcano & desert stills - for once real nature
  • "run run run" - professional runners studies
  • Creation of my new website

Selected Art Projects 2011

  • "Spontaneous discoveries" - postcard series of moments of mindfulness shared with collectors, curators and other art lovers
  • "Power Grip" - exploration of strength in movement. Works for exhibition and art book
  • "In Transit" - collaboration with circus artist and performer. Works for exhibition, art books and video loop
  • "Paris Photo - Grand Palais" - capturing the stairs. Works for exhibition
  • "Venice Art Biennale" - as view on details, neglecting the importance of things. Postcard series

Selected Art Projects 2010 

  • Art project for exhibition at ART BASEL: "changing space"
  • Submission of video works for international dance film competition
  • Art Book "changing space" - collaboration with Brazilian dancer and performer in a castle in the Bavarian Alps
  • Video "WALK AWAY" - video work based on animated photographs
  • Portfolio book - selected works from 2006 to 2009

Selected Art Projects 2009

  • Art book "positions in kind of unknown spaces" - collaboration with Berlin performer and dancer. Art Book private edition - not for sale - September 2009
  • Art book "FREMDKÖRPER" - collaboration with Finnish creative in Basel - August 2009
  • Art book "...a view on Park Villa" - a great location in Heilbronn Germany, August 2009
  • Photo project: artistic view on a French Bakery, its loyal guests and great goods in New York, Manhattan. Art Book - private edition - not for sale - July 2009
  • Video project: "positions in kind of unknown spaces - a view on movement and sounds in special settings" - working with artists and other performers, throughout 2009
  • "spaces - deserted - leftovers" - 6cmx4,5cm format photography on real film, book to be published in September 2009
  • "open here - no more" - video and photo project to understand limits and maximum permissible errors
  • "left view - middle truth - right view" - photo book and video project in cooperation with lyric poet & writer Christa Wüthrich; publisher wanted :-)
  • "one thing - one day" - documenting specific objects, situations and locations for one day; cooperation with a great still photographer; results will be published in a book in autumn 2009 

Selected Art Projects 2008

  • Photo & video project for PORSCHE - July through December 2008
  • "positions in kind of unknown spaces" - photo project exploring spaces and movements. Started in April and ongoing...
  • Prototyping - development for new type of photo art installations - August / September / October / November 2008
  • "This side up" - art project with dancers & performers, photographed in Basel, Berlin, New York, Strasbourg, Munich and Geneva. Art book will be published in March 2009
  • Book "Studies I" - test for new photo & video art project on differentiating perspectives. June 2008
  • "a view on ASTON MARTIN" -  large format Lambda prints & photo art book. May 2008
  • 3 photo art books: "SEA EAST", "studies/angles/motion", "Changing Hall" March 2008
  • "Light Shifts" - view on an event & exhibition about media art in Berlin. Published in an extra-large photo art book (42cm x 32cm). February 2008 
  • "Fundstücke" - photo art book, 48 pages, 21cm x 21cm. Sitting in my appartment in Berlin, I reviewed a collection of photos which I had selected for an exhibition. Now they are all in this book. February 2008
  • "Endless 0" - view on a performance of artist Shiho Okinaka, Berlin
  • "Lamp Dance 502" - experimental photo art project on lamps and light. Available as Lambda prints and photo art book. January 2008 

Selected Art Projects 2007 

  •  "Bryant Park Ice Skating", New York, book, 36 pages, 21cm x 21cm, collection of selected images from the skater photo series, price on request
  • "New York Night Lights" - a view on energetic SOHO after heavy rain at night. Presented in art book & small color prints
  • "New York MOMA Visits" - a view on the Museum of Modern Art with its visitors & all the other exhibits. Presented in art book & color prints
  • "Bryant Park Ice Skating" - fun project with plenty of ice skaters in Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan. Fuzzy, zoomy & a lot of white photos. Presented in large format color prints & art book "New York Bryant Park Ice Skating"
  • "The 2008 Photo Art Calendar" - format A3, based on NY Night Lights project. 12 pages plus title
  • "artist in residence" - Strasbourg / France. Project in collaboration with Canadian dancer and perfomer Stephanie Cumming. Presented in large format C-prints, video animation "artist in residence" and photo art books
  • „Dancer in the streets“ - New York / USA. Presented in large format color prints, video loop & 4 new books
  • „art house“ - Strasbourg / France, project study for artist in residence shooting. Presented in art book and on postcards
  • „montreux music moves – mmm“ - Montreux / Switzerland. Presented in color prints in wooden frames (50cm & 42cm).
  • „interior dance“ - Strasbourg / France, experimental photography & dance improvisation
  • „design seen out of focus“ - Offenbach / Germany, view on 175th anniversary exhibition at Hochschule für Gestaltung (HfG)
  • „Museum´s Wardrobe“ - Stockholm / Sweden, experimental photography in Modern Art Museum´s wardrobe. Presented in large format color prints (AluDibond/Plexiglas)
  • „Sunday Flea Market“ - Basel / Switzerland, focus on the idea of various patterns
  • „Street Views“ - Milan / Italy, taking a closer look at Milanese street life
  • „Night Shipping“ - Boston / USA, skyline views of Boston at night. Experimental project on reflections
  • „pedestrian underpass“ - Frankfurt / Germany, view on new architecture at night, series of photos taken in a brand-new, but ugly underpass

Selected Art Projects 2006 

  •  „I was looking back to see...“ Basel / Switzerland. Portrait project in industrial spaces. Presented in large format color prints, video art loops & 4 art books
  • „areal shots“ - view on NT areal in Basel / Switzerland. Presented in a series of small art books
  • „Beijing“ - Beijing / China. Exploration of a pushy giant. Presented in art book and color prints
  • „Singapore Steps“, „?Views!“ - Singapore. Exploration / experimental documentation. Presented in art books and color prints
  • „movements“ - Kenia / Africa. Artistic view on a movement. Cooperation with NGO www.fulda-mosocho-project.com nominated for Sacharow Price 2006, pro bono work
  • „Shadowing“ - Basel / Switzerland. Exploration on shadows, experimental photo project. Presented in art book, postcards & color prints
  • „Tokyo Blossoms“ - Tokyo / Japan. View on an organized city´s life. Presented in art book.