About

Born 1996 / Austria
working from Vienna / AUT
studying at the University of Applied Arts, Vienna
Applied Photography and Timebased Media

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BOOKS
Jaga, Fotohof Edition, 2017
Koal, “Facing Austria”, Fotohof Edition 2017

Both books shown at
Photobook Festival, Vienna /AUT
Les Rencontres d‘ Arles, Arles /FR
Missread Photobook Fair, Berlin /DE
Paris-Photo, Paris /FR
Leibzig Book Fair /DE
Kassel Photobook festival / DE

AWARDS/NOMINATIONS
FOAM Paul Huf Award 2020 (nomination)
C/O Berlin Talent Award 2020 (nomination)
Leica Oskar Barnack Award 2020 (nomination)
Red Hook Labs New Artist III 2019
Rencontres d’Arles, Voies Off 2019
Lensculture Emerging Talent 2019
Photo Vogue Festival “A Glitch in the system” 2019
der Greif – Berlin Photoweek 2019
Plat(t)form Winterthur 2019 (+special mention selection)
Foto-Vienna, Portfolio Prize 2019
Paris-Photo Carte Blanche Award 2018 – “How far is a lightyear?”
Paris-Photo Maison Ruinart Prize 2018 – “How far is a lightyear?”
Unseen Dummy Book Award 2017 – Men don’t play/Men do play, 2017 (shortlist)

EXHIBITIONS
(upcoming)
Red Hook Labs New Artists III, “How far is a lightyear?”, Oslo, Milan 2019
Solo exhibition, Bildraum Gallery, Vienna / AUT 2020

2019
Paris-Photo, Lensculture Emerging Talent /FR 2019
Photo Vogue „A Glitch in the System“, Milan / IT 2019
(solo) Soiz Gallery /DE 2019
Fotogalerie – Vienna / AUT 2019
Red Hook Labs New Artists III, “How far is a lightyear?”, New York / US 2019
Rencontres d’Arles, “How far is a lightyear?”, Arles / FR 2019
Berlin Photoweek – der Greif, Berlin /DE 2019
Riaperture Festival – “How far is a lightyear?”, Ferrara / IT 2019
(solo) Art Genève – Ruinart Prize exhibition, Geneva / CH 2019
Foto Vienna – “How far is a lightyear?”, Vienna / AUT 2019

2018
“How far is a lightyear?”, Paris-Photo + Gare du Nord, Paris/FR November 2018
(solo) Paris-Photo, Ruinart Prize exhibition, Paris/FR November 2018
“Koal”, Group Exhibition, 12 Star Gallery, London / UK July 2018
Men don‘t play / Men do play, Fotogalerie, Vienna/AUT
Men don’t play / Men do play, Photobookfestival Moscow /RU

2017
Unseen Amsterdam, „Men don‘t play“, Amsterdam / NL
“Koal”, Salzburg Museum, „Facing Austria“, Salzburg /AUT

2016
„Koal“, The Essence, Vienna /AUT
„Koal“, for other uses see Heimat , Vienna /AUT

2015
„Fields“ European Forum Alpbach, Tyrol / AUT
„Working Conditions“ OK Offenes Kulturhaus, Linz /AUT

PUBLICATIONS / Clients
FOAM Magazine
British Journal of Photography
US-Vogue (September issue)
L’UOMO Vogue
It’s nice that
Vogue Italia
i-D
Paper Journal Magazine
Document Journal
die Zeit
Ignant
der Greif (Guest room)
Fotoroom
Tique Art Magazine
Numéro Magazine
Phases Magazine
Musée Magazine
Yogurt Magazine
C41 Magazine
A new nothing
C/O Vienna Magazine
1st Dibs
Vice Magazine
Vice online
This ain’t art school
Falter
Datum
Die Presse

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