Michaela Putz is a contemporary artist based in Vienna. She is working in the fields of drawing, painting and postphotography. Coming from a sociological background, her works recently revolve around a media-reflective approach. She graduated in Art & Science at the University of Applied Arts Vienna in June 2007.


Michaela Putz is a team member of the collective 280A Artspace

Selected works are available at ARCC.art



/Upcoming 2018


Feb - Studio visit of Kunsthalle K2

Feb - Artist Residency / Artist Symposium in Cassis, France, with 280A Artspace

Mar - Group show in Rotterdam with 280A Artspace



/ Education


2014 - 2017 | Master student Art & Science with Virgil Widrich, University of Applied Arts, Vienna; finished June 2017

2011 - 2013 | Printmaking class at the Vienna Art School

2002 - 2007 | Communication science and political science, University Vienna, finished June 2007


/ Group Exhibitions



ARCC.art Christmas Shopping - ARCC.art , Kaiserstraße 76, Vienna

SQUARING THE CIRCLE PT.2: ‚LIQUID LANDSCAPES‘ with Christiane Peschek, Cihad Caner, Claudio Reis, Isidora Krstic, Victor Galleguillos, Andreas Werner, Fernando Maselli, 280A Artspace - Showroom Ruby Marie, Vienna- Ruby Marie Hotel Showroom, Vienna

The Essence, Annual exhibition of the University of Applied Arts – Alte Post, Vienna

Diploma exhibition – Heiligenkreuzerhof, Vienna

ARCC.art - Kaiserstraße, Vienna

Hands On - TransArts Department, Vienna



Breaking Patterns - impact hub vienna

Folding Landscapes - NOUS, Vienna (SOLO Show)

Non-Lieux - Johnstraße 31, Vienna

[dis]placement, Information through Sound - Citygate, Vienna

Ethereal Synthesis - Gathering of the Church of Genetic Entanglement - grundsteinsieben, Vienna

Junge Kunst - OHO, Oberwart

Open House - University of Applied Arts, Vienna

Raum & Objekt - University of Applied Arts, Vienna



TERRITORY - Blütengasse 9, Vienna

Changing Worlds Conference 2015 - Palais Strozzi, Vienna

TEDxViennaSalon CITYx - MAK, Vienna

 IT IS 3 MINUTES TO MIDNIGHT, Aesthetic Insurgency - Blütengasse 9, Vienna

Junge Kunst international - OHO Oberwart, Burgenland

CONSEQUENTIAL CHOICES, Versions of Atlas Making - AIL (Angewandte Innovation Lab), Vienna



Innovationspreistage .14 - WUK, Vienna

The Balls Are Ours - VBKÖ, Vienna



Krieg gegen Kinder - Künstlerhaus, Vienna

Barfuß auf Seide - Korea Kulturhaus, Vienna


/ Grants & Awards


2017, Grant of the Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts

2015, Project Grant of the University of Applied Arts Vienna

2014, 2nd place of Innovationspreis der IG Kultur Wien for the collective project „Krieg gegen Kinder“


/ Residencies


 2016, Artist Residency at Hangar in Lisbon / Portugal


/ Publications


Part of the publication SQUARING THE CIRCLE PT.2: ‚LIQUID LANDSCAPES‘ – by 280A Kunstverein




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