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1983 born in Breisach am Rhein
grew up in Riad (Saudi Arabia), Freiburg and Berlin
2005 student Visual Communication at UdK Berlin
2006 member of “Digital Class” (Prof. Joachim Sauter) at UdK Berlin
2007 student MFA at Hunter Collage, New York, NY
2009 student at Institute for Spatial Experiments (Prof. Olafur Eliasson) at UdK Berlin
2012 three months study visit at CERN, European Organization for Nuclear Research
2013 graduation (Meisterschüler), Institute for Spatial Experiments (Prof. Olafur Eliasson)

Awards & Grants

2013
IBB Photography Award, Berlin, Germany

2011
Prix aec Collide@CERN, Linz, Austria, CERN, Switzerland

2010
Beep Electronic Art Award, Spain

2009
Award Prix Ars Electronica with the Perpetual Storrytelling Apparatus, Austria
Selection of the Jury - Japan Media Arts Festival 09, Tokyo, Japan

2008
Award Golden Nica with the Image Fulgurator at Prix Ars Electronica, Austria

Solo Shows

2016
Approximately Three Dimensions, alexander levy, Berlin, Germany

2015
Tiere sind dumm und Pflanzen noch viel du?mmer, Kunstverein Go?ttingen, Germany (upcoming)
Landscape Painting, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, USA

2014
History Apparatus, Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg, Germany

2013
Unfall am Mittelpunkt Deutschlands, Alexander Levy, Berlin, DE
Les bêtes sont bêtes et les plantes le sont encore plus,
Galerie Ilka Bree, Bordeaux, FR
IMO Gallery, Copenhagen, DK

2012
Punishment I, Alexander Levy, Berlin, DE
(with Santiago Sierra) Off Limits, PHotoEspaña, Madrid, ES
These Peanuts are Bullets, Family Business, New York, USA

2011
5 Minute Museum, Eindhoven, Netherlands

2009
Kapelica Gallery, Ljubljana, SL

Group Shows (Selection)

2016
Desert Now, with Julian Charriere and Felix Kiessling, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, US
Über die Unmöglichkeit des Seins, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
In Space No One Can Hear Your Laugh, Galleria Giovanni Bonelli, Milano, Italy
Kunstpreis der Böttcherstraße, Kunsthalle Bremen, Germany
From Science to Fiction, Florian Christopher, Zurich, Switzerland Art Cologne, New Contemporaries with alexander levy, Berlin
2015
Artissima, Turin, Italy, alexander levy, Berlin, Germany
Art Basel Unlimited, Basel, Switzerland, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, US
Welcome to the Jungle, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
Stranger than Paradise, Sies + Höke, Düsseldorf, Germany
Group Show V, alexander levy, Berlin, Germany
INVENTO / AS REVOLUCOES QUE NOS INVENTARAM, OCA Parque Ibirapuera, São Paulo, Brazil
In the Land of the Blind The One Eyed Man Loses Sight, Dittrich & Schlechtriem, Berlin, Germany
Galerie Knust Kunz , Munich, Germany
Fire and Forget, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
8th Momentum Nordic Biennial of Contemporary Art, Moss, Norway
OPENING ON THE FOAM, Schloss Sacrow, Potsdam, Germany
The Future of Memory, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
ZONA MACO, with Julian Charrière, Mexico City, Mexico
Beuys ohne Hut - Karin Székessy fotografiert Künstler, Horst-Janssen- Museum, Oldenburg, Germany

2014

Pencil / Line / Eraser, Carroll / Fletcher, London, UK
Der schwarze Hund, Gesellschaft der Freunde junger Kunst, Baden Baden,
Germany
Lichtwark revisited Künstler sehen Hamburg, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Hamburg, Germany
Treasure of Lima: A Buried Exhibition, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary Academy, Cocos Island, Costa Rica
ONE PLACE NEXT TO ANOTHER, Winzavod Centre for Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
mira mira Neue Jahresgaben, Kunstverein Arnsberg, Arnsberg, Germany
I CAN’T CONTROL MYSELF, Kunstverein Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany CLOCKWORK, Oben, Vienna, Austria
Future Nows Festival, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany
ONE TORINO: SHIT AND DIE, Palazzo Cavour, Torino, Italy
5th annual exhibition of hybrid art, VDNKh, Optika Pavilion, Moscow, Russia
Die Eigenheit der Dinge, Franz Josefs Kai 3, Vienna, Austria
Screening - Julius von Bismarck | Fabian Knecht | S.T. Paul, alexander levy, Berlin, Germany

2013
“Un homme juste est quand meme un homme mort“, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, FR
Berlin Status II, Kunsthaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE
“Ich bin dein Nachbar“ Bromer Art Collection, Roggwill, CH
Public Abstraction Private Construction VI VII, Kunstverein Arnsberg, DE
Archstoyanie, somewhere, RU
TEA, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Taichung, TW
Berlin Masters, Galerie ARNDT, Berlin, DE
lets invent a language to narrate my story, Dienstgebäude, Zurich, CH

2012
Raumtrigger, taiga, St. Petersburg, Russia
13th International Architecture Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, a
collaboration with Julian Charrière, supported by Vogt Landscape Architects Ltd., Venice, Italy
APO-CALYPSE, Montraux, Switzerland
Handlungsbereitschaft - Skizze einer Generation am Ende der Geschichte (2. Aufl.), Kunstsaele, Berlin, Germany
Grosses Feld, Institut für Raumexperimente, Janmeda, Addis Ababa, Ethopia
Glasauge, Institut für Raumexperimente, Berlin, Germany
Addis Fotofest, Institut für Raumexperimente, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Syabi, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan Raum #6, Zurich, Switzerland
Weltausstellung, Flughafen Tempelhof, Berlin, Germany
Life Clock, Den Frie center of contemporary art, Copenhagen, Denmark Cyberarts 12, OK Center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria Photoespana (Julius von Bismarck & Santiago Serra),Madrid, Spain

2011
URO, IMO Gallery, Copenhagen, Danmark Electron Festival, Genf, Switzerland
Kackwald, Nation of Gondwana
piece de resistance, Mediamatic, Amsterdam, Netherlands
TGM, Munich, Germany
mpakt, Utrecht, Netherlands
solaresdellearti, Milano, Italy
Almost Cinema, Vooruit, Ghent, Belgium
Seeing/Knowing, Gund Gallery, Gambier, USA
Index, Cabaret Voltaire, Zurich, Switzerland
Handlungsbereitschaft - Skizze einer Generation am Ende der Geschichte, Berlin, Germany

2010
Electrified 02, SMAK, Ghent, Belgium
Transmediale 2010, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Germany
Reflective Interventions, Gallery Art Claim Impulse, Berlin, Germany Provinz, Lindau, Germany
Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen, Danmark
Schift, Basel, Switzerland
Geist III, Berlin, Germany
Stadt am Rande, Today Arte Museum, Beijing, China
Hardware, Kunstverein Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany
lets start to implement litle errors, Institut für Raumexperimente, Berlin, Germany
StreetArtGallerie, Berlin, Germany
Electrified 02, SMAK, Ghent, Belgium
Persistance of Vision - Fact, Liverpool, UK

2009
Illustrative 09, Berlin, Germany
Agents & Provocateurs, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaujvaros,
Hungary
My Map Is Not Your Map Arteleku, San Sebastian, Spain
Cyberarts 09, OK Center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria
Geist, Berlin, Germany
Bilderschlachten, European Media Art Festival, Museum für Industriekultur Osnabrück, Germany
Pixelache 09 - Kiasma, Museum of Modern Art Helsinki, Finland
Artefact - BEHIND THE IMAGE | THE IMAGE BEHIND, Stuk Kunstencentrum Leuven, Belguim
The Infuancers, Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona, Spain Japan Media Arts Festival 09 - Tokyo, Japan
UM - festival, Lisabon, Portugal
Mediascot, Edinburg, Scottland
Beeldfestival, Rotterdam, Neatherlands
Fotofolgen, HFBK, Hamburg, Germany


2008
HU-Berlin, Institut für Physik, Quantenoptik, Berlin, Germany
Medienfassaden Festival 08, Berlin, Germany
Cyberarts 08, OK Center for Contemporary Art, Linz, Austria
Pixelache 08 - Kiasama, Museum of Modern Art Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland Social intervention
Gallery Sangsangmadang Seoul, Korea



Lectures/Performances

2012
Space Beyond Me, Universite Paris 8, Paris, FR
(with James Wells) CERN, Genf, CH

2011
impakt, Utrecht, NL
TGM, München, DE
handlungsbereitschaft, Skizze einer Generation am Ende der Geschichte, Berlin
(with Dorothee Elmiger) - Index, Cabaret Voltaire, Zurich, CH

2010
Beeldfestival, Rotterdam, NL

2009
The Infuancers, Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona, ES

2008
Humboldt University of Berlin, Institute for Physics, DE
“My Map Is Not Your Map” Arteleku, San Sebastian, ES