ABOUT 

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born 1972

in the beautiful industrial city of Miskolc/ HU

 

lives and works in Zurich / CH

studied architecture and photography

at the Technical University, Vienna / AT

& the University of Portsmouth / UK

 

co-founder and head of the international association

for art & culture exchange in_between : culture

co-founder and head of the urban gardening &

art project”Merkurgarten” in Zurich

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS, FESTIVALS (SELECTION):

 

2019

“In October the Angels“- photo happening in open space Zurich/CH

„City noir“ - Performance at Window of Fame/Zurich

„Me, me & me!“Performance at the Kunstkiosk Baar/CH

„Tattled Queen“ Performance in open space in Venice /IT

„Me, me & me!“ Performance at the Fashion Revolution Days Zurich/CH

„Me, me & me!“ Performance at Window of Fame, Zurich/CH

 

2018

"Du hast das Recht" Galerie Window of Fame, Zurich / CH

"Kunstmeeting" Gallery "Die Schöne" in Vienna / AT

"Death by a sewing machine" performance at the Fashion Revolution Day, EWZ  Selnau, Zurich / CH

"A room of it´s own" at the Austrian Cultural Forum Budapest / HU

with Ewa Kaja, Karin Maria Pfeifer, Sula Zimmerberger

 

2017

"Nobody sees me / Ophelia" Atelier 4 grazien, Vienna / AT

"Portrait knitting" at Fashion Revolution, Photobastei,  Zurich /CH

“A room of it´s own” at Villa Renata, Basel / CH

with Ewa Kaja, Catherine Lambermont, Karin Maria Pfeifer, Anne F. Staehelin, Mirjam Wanner, Sula Zimmerberger, Waschmaschine Gruppe

 

2015

“Babysittercaretakerwhore” at FOTO:plus group show, Flat 1, Vienna / AT

"Death by a sewing machine" at the international art fair „Huntenkunst“ in Doetinchen / NL

„Archaeology of memories“ – installation in public space at Merkurgarten, Zurich / CH

 

2014

„Portrait Knitting“ – at „Chambers of Fine Art“ in Zurich / CH

Archaeology of memories“ – installation in public space at the art festival ZooArt Cuneo / IT

„Portrait Knitting“ – public art action at „Buskers Bern“ in Bern / CH

 

2013

Always something missing“ – with the „desperate artwives“ at the Liget Gallery, Budapest / HU

Portrait knitting“ at Ars Electronica, Linz / A

„Entry_Exit_Biel_Urbanize“ – with the „desperate artwives“ at the gallery Lokal_Int, Biel / CH

 

2012

„The Story of Z.“ – gallery Zieglerzwei, Zürich / CH

international art fair „Huntenkunst“ in Doetinchen / NL

"knitted portraits" at Kunstpause, Zug / CH

„Portrait knitting“ – public art action at „Buskers Bern“ in Bern / CH

 

2011

Weinviertel, mon amour” – video & photography from Hungary & Austria

Schloss Wolkersdorf / AT and Gallery of the City Council of Miskolc / HU

Portrait knitting” at Künstlerhaus Vienna / AT

 

2010

„Nothing against living…“ – installation with the group „Was wohnst du“

at the art festival Soho in Ottakring, Vienna / AT & at the Festival of the Districts, Vienna / AT

„Barcode“- group exhibition with the artist collective „desperate artwives“

Gallery Su de Coucou, Neukölln, Berlin / DE

 

2004

„Dictionary of the Street“ – research project about the street through literature

one of the 8 winner projects of the competition “Language of the Street” of

„Making it 2“ and the municipality of the 5th dictrict of Vienna / AT

Das Wörterbuch der Strasse

 

2003

In one room and a half” – multimedia installation with Thomas Dimov

kArton Gallery, Budapest / HU

research project about the diversity of time layers existing in a room

based on an essay of Nobel Prize winning author Joseph Brodsky

combining literature, design, sound installations, photography and video

 

 

SOLO SHOWS, SOLO PUBLIC ART ACTIONS (SELECTION):

 

2018

"Du hast das Recht" Installation at Merkurgarten, Zurich / CH

 "burning mon pére" fire-happening, Transition Base Vienna / AT

"Be my guest!" Helferei, Zurich, CH

 

2017

"Mon pére" Helferei, Zurich / CH

"The sky is the limit" Merkurgarten, Zurich / CH

 

2016

“The Story of Z.” Installation at Merkurgarten / CH

 

2015

“The Story of Z.” Photobastei Zurich / CH

Archaeology of memories“ – installation in public space at Merkurgarten, Zurich / CH

 

2013

„1-day Portrait Knitting“ in Chur / CH

as part of the art project „Chur Durchwühlen“ of diehasena and the Theatre of Chur

„Archaeology of memories“ – Installation in public space

as part of the urban art project „Invisible Zurichs“, Zurich / CH

 

2012

STP-Gallery for Eastern European Photography, Greifswald / DE

 

2010

“In October the Angels“ – Albert Schweizer House, Vienna / AT

 

2009

„In October the Angels” – Collegium Hungaricum, Berlin / DE

 

2008

„In October the Angels” – Nyitott Mühely, Budapest / HU

 

PUBLICATIONS:

 

2004

“Contemporary buildings with clay in Austria” DVA / DE

 

2005

“Language of the Street” Sonderzahl Publishing House, Vienna / AT

 

AWARDS, ARTIST -IN-RESIDENCIES:

 

2017

Micro-residency at Microcollection, Milano  / IT

2004

Artists studio award for “Dictionary of the Street” at “Making it 2 – die Sprache der Straße”, Vienna / AT