*1984
2014 - 2017, Master program Art & Science with Virgil Widrich
University of Applied Arts, Vienna; finished June 2017
2002 - 2007, Communication science and political science,
University Vienna, finished June 2007

SOLO/DUO EXHIBITIONS

2020, SCREEN ROMANCE. I touch you when you are gone. Red Carpet Showroom Karlsplatz, Vienna
2020, Pop-up Exhibition & Presentation - XYZ Books / a ilha, Lisbon/Portugal (in cooperation with the Austrian Embassy in Lisbon)
2019, GLOOM OF MNEMOSYNE, Bildraum01
2018, TOUCHING SURFACES, OHO Obewart
2018, HÖHEN & TIEFEN - exhibiton with David Osthoff at projectcell36, Operngasse, Vienna
2016, Folding Landscapes, NOUS, Vienna


GROUP SHOWS

2021
Upcoming April: „(K)EIN MENSCH IST EINE INSEL“ - Künstlerhaus Wien
Zeichen der Zeit - Landesgalerie Burgenland
Surface Screening - Schottentor, Red Carpet Showroom, Vienna
2020
SPACE20 temporary - Grüngasse Vienna (curated by Elsa Okazaki)
HORTUS CONCLUSUS, Skulpturenpark - Vienna
light specific - minuszwei, Domgasse Vienna
"SHUTDOWN? - MIT KUNST AUS DER ISOLATION" - OHO Oberwart
STAND BY - Galerie Rudolf Leeb, Vienna
CEREBRO CON HUEVO - organized by Maximiliano León (OFFSHOREd), New Jörg and Biquini Wax EPS, Mexico City
KALEIDOSKOP - NÖ DOK - Dokumentationszentrum für moderne Kunst St. Pölten
2019
CHURCH OF EGO - U10 Art Space, Belgrade (280A)
NEVERMORE - VENT GALLERY, Parallel Vienna 2019
GUMBALLMACHINE - Kaeshmesh, Vienna
NANO//REVOLUTIONS - Espacio de Arte Contemporáneo, Montevidéo, Uruguay
Drowning land - breathing water - TAF The Art Foundation, Athens/Greece, Athens Photo Festival 2019
EVERLASTING LIGHT - TIM NOLAS
POTENZ; DIE, WEIBLICH: II * VERNISSAGE DER AUSSTELLUNG - OHO Oberwart
My point of view - Galerie Arcc.art, FOTO WIEN
VERRAT DER FOTOGRAFIE - Kunstraum Nestroyhof, FOTO WIEN
THE SECRET SHOW - FOTO WIEN Festivalzentrale, Museum Postsparkasse
VACANT DREAM STATE - EIKON Schaufenster (with 280A), FOTO WIEN
Kontrapunkte - OHO Oberwart
2018
kunst hilft. Auktion gegen Armut - Galerie ARCC.art
Schriftbilder - Projektraum Burgenland, Eisenstadt
CONNECTION - Oliwski Ratusz Kultury, WL4 Mleczny Piotr, Gdanks/Poland
Traces of Seemingly Insignificant Gestures at the Ars Electronica Festival 2018, Bildrecht - Gallery Space, Linz
VARIO, Unseen Amsterdam's CO-OP with 280A Collective, Amsterdam/Netherlands
"Just a little bit... respect" - Exhibition of the 18th EU-Art Network Artist Symposium, Cselley Mühle Oslip, Burgenland
The Infernal Machine, BETON7 (Athens Photo Festival), Athen/Greece
Studio visit of Kunsthalle K2
2017
ARCC.art Christmas Shopping - ARCC.art , Kaiserstraße 76, Vienna
LIQUID LANDSCAPES - Showroom Ruby Marie, Vienna, with 280A Collective
The Essence, Annual exhibition of the University of Applied Arts – Alte Post, Vienna
Diploma exhibition – Heiligenkreuzerhof, Vienna
ARCC.art - Kaiserstraße, Vienna
2016
Breaking Patterns - impact hub vienna
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
2015
TERRITORY - Blütengasse 9, 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
2014
Innovationspreistage .14 - WUK, Vienna
The Balls Are Ours - VBKÖ, Vienna
2013
Krieg gegen Kinder - Künstlerhaus, Vienna
Barfuß auf Seide - Korea Kulturhaus, Vienna

CONFERENCES & TALKS

2020, Artist Talk with Nina Schedlmayer - magazine presentation "morgen" - Museum Niederösterreich
2020, Guest Lecture at Wiener Kunstschule
2020, Podcast on the work Screen Romance with Galerie Rudolf Leeb
2019, Gloom of Mnemosyne, with Fabian Knierim (Westlicht Museum) - Bildraum01
2015, Changing Worlds Conference 2015 - Palais Strozzi, Vienna
2015, TEDxViennaSalon CITYx - MAK, Vienna

GRANTS/AWARDS

2020, Shortlisted for Margarete.von.Willemer - Award for Digital Media
2019, START-Stipendium (Foto) by BKA (Austrian Federal Chancellery)
2018, Förderpreis für Bildende Kunst Burgenland
2018, Unseen Art Trail, powered by Tesla (with 280A)
2018, Shortlisted for the Athens Photo Festival 2018
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

2021, Burgenland-Atelier in Paliano, Italy
2020, XYZ Book Residency, Lisbon, Portugal - in cooperation with the Austrian Embassy in Lisbon
2019, VACANT DREAM STATE, with 280A
2018, eu-art network Artist Symposium, Oslip, Burgenland
2018, Artist Residency at Joya:AiR in Andalusia, Spain
2018, Artist Residency/Symposium in Cassis, France, with 280A
2016, Artist Residency at Hangar in Lisbon, Portugal

PUBLICATIONS

2020, Gloom Of Mnemosyne in morgen magazine on digitalization
2019, VACANT DREAM STATE, 280A, Issue #4
2018, Sentimental Defense, 280A, Issue #3
2018, Courage, Courage, Elevate Festival Magazine, 280A
2017,  Squaring the Circle Pt. 2: Liquid Landscape, 280A, Issue #2

MEDIA

2018, ORF Burgenland

COLLECTIONS

Several works in private and institutional collections:
Work in collection of Land Burgenland
Works in collection of ING DiBa (with 280A)
Several works in private collections


Studio portrait © Elsa Okazaki 2020

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copyright of Michaela Putz