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Gernot Wieland
1968 Born in Horn, Austria
1990-96 Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
1995-97 University of Fine Arts, Berlin
Lives and works in Berlin.

Solo exhibitions
2020
Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, Austria
Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
Quartz Studio, Turin, Italy
12×12, IBB Video Space at Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany
Videoart at Midnight, Berlin, Germany

2019
media annex(e), Argos, Brussels, Belgium
Vdrome, London, UK
Belmacz, London, UK

2016
„Hello, my name is…“… and …“Yes, I´m fine.“, Maumaus/Lumiar Cité, Lisbon, Portugal

Group exhibitions
2020
ANIMA – Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition, Hong-Gah Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
The Law is a White Dog, TULCA Festival of Visual Arts 2020, Galway, Ireland
MEMORY, Kunstmuseum Olten, Switzerland
ARKIPEL Jakarta International Documentary and Experimental Film Festival, Jakarta, Indonesia
Wait and See, IFFR – International Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Risentimento / Ressentiment, Merano Arte, Merano, Italy
VIII Kinodot Experimental Film Festival, St. Petersburg, Russia
15th IndieLisboa – International Independent Film Festival, Lisbon, Portugal
TRAUMPHASE 9, Hilbert Raum, Berlin, Deutschland
Unter uns – Bildproduktion im Mansfelder Land, Werkleitz Festival, Hettstedt, Halle, Germany

2019
Ten Slotte 4, Het Bos, Antwerp, Belgium
Bruegeling, Herberg Rustique, Brussels, Belgium
Grand Hotel Abyss, steirischer herbst Festival, Graz, Austria
Gimli Film Festival, Gimli, Canada
Pelle d’oca, Villa Vertua Masolo, Nova Milanese, Italy
B, Belmacz, London, UK
Dailytrumpet, Instagram project by Jonathan Horowitz
Symposium on Humour and Absurdity, Nida Art Colony, Lithuania
36th Short Film Festival, Hamburg, Germany
EMAF – European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany
IFFR – International Film Festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2018
Monitoring – Exhibition for Time Based Media Art, Kasseler Kunstverein, Kassel, Germany
Zeitspuren, Centre d´art Pasquart, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland
Shame, Künstlerhaus Bremen, Germany
The Ashtray Show West, Belmacz, London, UK
res·o·nant, Contribution to a Sound Installation, Jewish Museum Berlin, Germany
Ideal-Types, HE.RO, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2017
Survival Kit 9, LCCA – Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art, Riga, Latvia
The Museum of Modern Comedy in Art – A Proposal, Projects Art Centre, Dublin, Ireland
MOSTYN Open 20, Llandudno, Wales
9th Norwegian Sculpture Biennial, Vigeland Museum, Oslo, Norway
33rd International Short Film Festival, Hamburg, Germany
34. Kasseler Dokumentar, Film und Videofest, Kassel, Germany
con_text, Lettrétage, Berlin, Germany

2016
Body Luggage – Migration of Gestures, Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, Austria
Histoires de l’Ile des Bienheureux, Musée du chateau des ducs de Wurtemberg, Montbéliard, France
33. Kasseler Dokumentar, Film und Videofest, Kassel, Germany
Random Walks, Konsthall 44 Møn, Askeby, Denmark
Puppet Slam, Objects Do Things, CCA – Center for Contemporary Art, Warszaw, Poland
TED Talk for TEDxGhent, Ghent, Belgium
Salon Nomade, Kunstverein am Rosa-Luxemburg Platz, Berlin, Germany
Dobra, Festival de Cinema Experimental, Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2015
Liberty Taken – A festival of arts in the city of Bombay, Bombay, India
Midsummer Night Scream, De Appel arts centre, Amsterdam , Netherlands
No Bad Days, Konstmuseum Kalmar, Kalmar, Sweden
Where the place begins, Neue Berliner Räume at Kunsthaus Dahlem, Berlin, Germany
The reluctant narrator, Museo Berardo, Lisbon, Portugal

2014
Figures of Conjunction, Kunstverein Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Germany
A Lecture on a Lecture, Centre PasqArt, Biel/Bienne, Switzerland

2013
Pecha Kucha: The Bet, Kunst-Werke – Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Videonale.14 – Festival for Contemporary Video Art, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
Anyone for Cricket?, Kunstverein Horn, Horn, Austria
71 Werke, 71 Arbeiten, Kunstmuseum des Kanton Thurgaus, Warth, Switzerland
The legend of the shelves, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
‚…dreamed…‘, Ve.Sch, Verein für Raum und Form in der bildenden Kunst, Wien, Austria

2012
Nach Bonn – Eine Montage, Kunstverein Bonn, Germany
An exhibition of a Study on Knowledge, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria
Boredom, Essays and Observations, Berlin, Germany
Jahresgaben, Kunstverein Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Montag ist erst übermorgen, xhibit, Wien, Austria
HOTAVANTGARDEHOTHOT, Oslo10, Basel, Switzerland
Common history and its Private Stories, Sofia City Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria
2011
Video_Dumbo, an exhibition of contemporary video art, New York, USA
Wilhelm Reich/Ayn Rand, Essays and Observations, Berlin, Germany
Wonders of progress, TIFF – Toronto International Film Festival, Toronto, Canada
Hard for the money, European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück, Germany
Il pensiero autobiografico, Kaleidoscope Space, Milano, Italy
Notre vallée, Musée du chateau des ducs de Wurtemberg, Montbéliard, France

2010
Touched, Liverpool Biennale, Liverpool, UK
27. Kasseler Dokumentar- und Filmfestival, Kassel, Germany
Éclats, CEAAC – Centre européen d´actions artistiques contemporaines, Strasbourg, France
Derridas Katze … que donc je suis (à suivre), Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
All the rest is literature, House of Contamination, Artissima, Torino, Italy
Gradual Change!, Nordin Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
A few notes on life, Impakt Festival, Utrecht, Netherlands
27. Kasseler Dokumentar- und Filmfestival, Kassel, Germany
Love&Space, Salon Populaire, Berlin, Germany

2009
EASTinternational at Transmission Gallery, Glasgow; Baltic, Newcastle; Contemporary Art Norwich, Norwich, UK
Collaboration, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
ABC_ DEF, Art Berlin Contemporary, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Zeigen, an audio tour through Berlin, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin, Germany

Awards/Residencies
2021
Artist in Residence, Paliano, Italy, by Kultur Niederösterreich
Artist in Residence, International Saari Residence, Kone Foundation, Hietamäki, Finland

2020
Best Film Award, VIII Kinodot Experimental Film Festival, St. Petersburg, Russia
Artistic Research Grant from Berlin City Administration for Culture

2019
EMAF Media Art Award of the German Film Critics at EMAF – European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück
Special Mention, 36th Short Film Festival, Hamburg
Artist in Residence, Institute for Urban Research, Malmö University, Sweden

2018
Artist in Residence, Cripta747, Turin, Italy
Artist in Residence, Superdeals, Brussels, Belgium

2017
Winner of the 20th edition of the MOSTYN Open, selected by Lydia Yee (Chief Curator, Whitechapel Gallery), Chus Martínez (Curator and Head of the Institute of Art, FHNW Academy of Arts and Design, Basel), Alfredo Cramerotti (Director, MOSTYN)
Short list for Best German Shortfilm in 2017
Artistic Research Grant from Berlin City Administration for Culture

2016
Lecture on Writing Art in Digital Space at Society for Artistic Research conference, Den Haag, Netherlands

2013
State scholarship for Video and Media, BKA, Arts Division of the Federal Chancellery of Austria
Artist in Residence, ECAV en collaboration avec la Fondation Château Mercier, Sierre, Switzerland

2011 – 2017
Lecturer at Fine Arts Departement/Foundation Year, UdK – University of Fine Arts, Berlin

2009
Artist in Residence, Rome, Italy, BKA, Arts Division of the Federal Chancellery of Austria

Selected catalogues/Bibliography
2020
On carpets, cats, cages, and three films by Gernot Wieland, Barbara Casavecchia, Art Agenda, April 2020

steirischer herbst ´19, reader. Have we ever considered the whale? An essay by Gernot Wieland

Kunstbulletin May 2020, Patrizia Grzonka on Gernot Wieland

Zwölfmal Angst, Julia Gwendolyn Schneider on Gernot Wieland´s exhibition at Salzburger Kunstverein, taz, April 14, 2020

2019
Grand Hotel Abyss, steirischer herbst ´19, (catalogue)
Text by David Riff

Demontaż atrakcji: Czeluść Grand Hotelu, Adriana Prodeus on steirischer herbst ´19
Vogue online (PL), 05.10.2019

Welcome to the pleasant apocalypse, Eva Scharrer on steirischer herbst ´19, Spike Art Magazine

De onderbroek, Pieter Vermeulen on steirischer herbst ´19, HART Magazine no 197

The abyss is never far away from a feast, Natalia Dorocka on steirischer herbst ´19, Contemporary Lynx

Text by Jürgen Kiontke, Julia Gwendolyn Schneider und Morticia Zschiesche (Jury of the EMAF Media Art Award of the German Film Critics) on Ink in Milk

For Hatred of Crystals, an essay by Oskar Korsár on Gernot Wieland´s film Ink in Milk

Interview with Zasha Colah, published by vdrome

Interview with Kristina Marberger, published by Belmacz

2018
Kerstin Honeit on Ink in Milk for Monitoring – Exhibition for Time Based Media Art, Kassel

ArtReview vol 70 no 5 Summer 2018. Gernot Wieland on the couch. Mark Rappolt on Gernot Wieland´s comically anxious work in film and performance.

Art India, Vol XXII, Quarter II, 2018, Curation project by Zasha Colah

Jan-Paul Koopmann on the exhibition Shame, taz, 16 July 2018

2017
Survival Kit 9 (catalogue)
Texts by Jonatan Habib Engqvist, Solvita Krese, Inga Lace, Yuval Noah Harari
Published by LCCA – Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art

Pranja Desai on Body luggage, Kunsthaus Graz, Austria. Artforum, Februar 2017

Moira Barrett on Ink in Milk, Azucarmag.com, 2017

2016
Body Luggage – Migration of Gestures (catalogue)

Texts by Nora Sternfeld, Zasha Colah and Desmond Kharmawphlang
Published by Archive Books, Berlin

2015
frieze, issue 169, 03/15. Joana Neves on the exhibition The reluctant narrator, Museo Berardo, Lisbon

No Bad Days (catalogue)

Texts by Jonatan Habib Enqvist and Lars-Erik Hjertström Lappalainen
Published by Kalmar Konstmuseum

2014
The reluctant narrator, A survey of Narrative Practices across media (catalogue)

Text by Ana Teixeira Pinto (editor), Kerstin Stakemeier, Sladja Blazan, Erika Balsom
Published by Sternberg Press

Éclats (catalogue)

Texts by Bettina Klein (editor), Lorraine Daston, Denis Leypold
Published by CEEAC, Centre Européen d’Actions Artistiques Contemporaines

2013
Videonale.14 (catalogue)
Text by Dr. Sabine Maria Schmidt. Published by Distanz Verlag

Hotavantgardehothot (catalogue)

Texts and edited by Rivane Neuenschwander, Christiane Rekade. Published by AND publishing

2011
Reference and Experience, Mousse # 28, Interview with Gigiotto del Vecchio

2009
Zeigen, an audio tour through Berlin (catalogue). Temporäre Kunsthalle, Berlin