Maria Anwander

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Maria Anwander, Steve Turner Contemporary, ViennaFair
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Untitled, detail view, Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, 2014
Photo: Gunnar Meier

Untitled, installation view, 2014, Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
Photo: Gunnar Meier

Telepathizing Christian Jankowski, trying to make him show my work at the Manifesta, 2015 Digital video Length: 72 min

Untitled (female artist), 2014, installation view
Image courtesy of Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen
Photo: Gunnar Meier

Baldessari without balls, 2014 Digital print
19 1/2 x 30 inches (49.5 x 76.2 cm) Courtesy of Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen
Photo: Gunnar Meier

Leap into the void, 2014, Digital print 39 1/4 x 30 1/2 inches

Erased Pictures from Flash Art No. 283, 2013. Flash Art magazine with images erased, erasure residue, 98 plastic bags, Dimensions variable

Erased Pictures from Flash Art No. 283, 2013. Flash Art magazine with images erased, erasure residue, 98 plastic bags, Dimensions variable

Erased Pictures from Flash Art No. 283, 2013. Flash Art magazine with images erased, erasure residue, 98 plastic bags, Dimensions variable (detail)

Erased Pictures from Flash Art No. 283, 2013. Flash Art magazine with images erased, erasure residue, 98 plastic bags, Dimensions variable (detail)

Erased Pictures from Flash Art No. 283, 2013. Flash Art magazine with images erased, erasure residue, 98 plastic bags, Dimensions variable (detail)

Erased Pictures from Flash Art No. 283, 2013. Flash Art magazine with images erased, erasure residue, 98 plastic bags, Dimensions variable (detail)

Erased Rauschenberg, 2013. Erased poster in frame, 32 1/2 x 24 3/4 inches

Erased Hirschhorn, 2013. Erased magazine and erasure residue in frame, 12 1/2 x 17 3/4 inches

Erased Levine, 2013. Erased magazine and erasure residue in frame, 12 1/2 x 17 3/4 inches

Untitled, 2012. Jacket, museum buttons, Dimensions variable

Fountain (after Sherrie Levine), 2012. Urinal, museum label, 35 x 35 x 53 inches

The Present, 2012. Intervention in public space, two ton limestone, 39 1/2 x 45 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches

Untitled (NOT ALL ART WILL GO DOWN IN HISTORY), 2012. Neon signage, 67 x 177 inches

Reflecting Dan Flavin, 2012. C-Print, 31 x 25 1/5 inches

The World's Leading Art Magazine, 2009. Art magazine, printing ink on tissues, Dimensions variable

My Most Favourite Art, since 2004. 79 Stolen museum labels, Dimensions variable (ongoing)

My Most Favourite Art, since 2004. 79 Stolen museum labels, Dimensions variable (detail)

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Maria Anwander (born Bregenz, Austria, 1980) studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna (2008). Her work has been featured in a number of solo exhibitions in Europe and the United States since 2009. Her first solo exhibition Out of Context opened at Steve Turner Contemporary in February 2014. She lives and works in Berlin.


Born 1980, Bregenz, Austria
Lives and works in Berlin

Education

2008
Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna

2003
Theatre, Film and Media Science, University of Vienna

Solo Exhibitions

2016
Curing the Creative Crisis, Larry Bar, Berlin
Just Exploiting Another Creative Crisis, Kunstverein das weisse haus, Vienna

2015
Exploiting the Creative Crisis, O. T. Raum für aktuelle Kunst, Luzern
AN ARTIST IS AN ARTIST IS AN ARTIST IS A FEMALE ARTIST, The Smallest Gallery – Collaboration Space, Graz, Austria
Maria Anwander & Ruben Aubrecht, Memorial for Persecution, Resistance and Struggle for Freedom in Hernals from 1934-1945, Vienna, art in public space, KÖR, Vienna
O.T. Raum für aktuelle Kunst, Luzern, Switzerland
AllerArt, Bludenz, Austria
Im Portrait, Vorarlberg Museum, Bregenz, Austria

2014
A Certain State of Uncertainty, Maria Anwander, Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Discrete Collection, Arratia Beer, Berlin
In Between The Borders of Now (with artist Ruben Aubrecht), Karlin Studios, Prague
Out of Context, Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles

2013
When emptiness wears a dot of true red, Luis Adelantado, Valencia, Spain
Using Pastel is So Uncontemporary, Galerie Hollenstein, Lustenau, Austria

2012
Been Present, Project Room Aquarium at Casino Luxembourg
Analyzing, AC Institute, New York
Shortcuts in Circuits, 12C Raum für Kunst, Schnifis, Austria
Donations, Medienraum, Hospiz am Arlberg, Austria

2011
The Invisible Kiss of the Thief, Gewölbekeller im Kulturzentrum am Münster, Konstanz
Von der Illusion von Kunst – Kulturredaktion Fernsehen oder: Was soll ich mit diesen Farbklecksen, ORF Funkhaus Dornbirn, Austria
Ruben Aubrecht / Maria Anwander, Mögliches Resultat einer Gemeinsamen Arbeit, MUSA Startgalerie, Vienna

2010
Kunst Box, Bregenz, Austria
Kunst am Bau, Vorarlberger Landesmuseum, Bregenz, Austria

2009
Hail to the Thief, The General Store, Sydney
My Most Favourite Art, Bilbao Arte Fundazioa, Bilbao

Group Exhibitions

2016

Bilbao, Bregenz Bildraum Bodensee, Austria
Alle Achtung!, ACC Galerie Weimar, Weimar
Von Jäger_ und Sammler_innen, periscope – initiative für kunst und zeitgenoss_innenSalzburg, Austria
In the Open, A Dialogue with the collection of Humboldt University, Kleine Humboldt Galerie, Berlin
The Hilger Collection. Part 1: Works on Paper and Wood, Galerie Ernst Hilger, Vienna
Contemporaneity & Crisis, Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina, Novi Sad
Probieren, Irren, Probieren, Montforter Zwischentöne, Feldkirch

2015
UNVERKÄUFLICH / NOT FOR SALE, m.oë, Austria
HIGH PERFORMANCE, Kunsthalle arlberg1800, St. Christoph, Austria
We Gave Our Best, Now The Rest Is Up To The Hope Chest, Austrian Cultural Forum, Washington D.C.
Mainzer Ansichten, Kunsthalle Mainz, Germany
Space Program, Steve Turner, Los Angeles
More Konzeption Conception Now, Museum Morsbroich, Germany

2014
Was Sie Lesen, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz
Glass+A, Vitraria, Venice
2nd Bregenz Biennale, Bregenz, Austria
Aus Film und Fernsehen, Kreuzberg Pavillon, Berlin
All in One Party Show, Insitu, Berlin
Open Studios, 18th Street, Santa Monica
Zona Maco (with Steve Turner Contemporary and Arratia Beer), Mexico City

2013
ViennaFair (with Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles)
Episode 3: Cézanne Beats Pollock, Insitu, Berlin
Mum, I just really need to focus on my art right now, Galeria Miejska Arsena, Pozna, Poland
Impossibility vs. Self-Censorship, Matadero de Madrid Center for Contemporary Art, Madrid
ÜberMalen, Darmstädter Sezession, Darmstadt, Germany
Hunger auf Kunst und Kultur, Vorarlberger Landhaus and public space, Austria
Stipendium Vordemberge-Gildewart, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtentstein
curators’ network, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna

2012
Los irrespetuosos / The Disrespectful / Die Respektlosen, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
MULTImART, Gumpendorferstrasse, Vienna
variable size #, Mo.e, Vienna
do what you can’t, 1st Bregenz Biennale, Bregenz, Austria
Kann es Liebe sein III, Künstlerhaus k/haus Passagegalerie + Studios Sammlung Lenikus, Vienna
Kann es Liebe sein II, Circle Cité, Luxembourg
Kann es Liebe sein I, Grimmuseum, Berlin
Una Historia Vintage, C/ Alcalá 273, 3º izda, Madrid
Nach dem Projekt ist vor dem Projekt ist, Abteilung für Alles Andere, Berlin
HAIR, Hospiz Galerie, Bregenz, Austria
Galerie Chybulski, Ville sur Jarnioux, France
Tiere, Antiquariat Chybulski, Feldkirch, Austria
Ausstieg aus der Ordnung > Neue Situation, Glockengasse 9, Vienna
die weisse ab-haus-verkaufs-kunstschau, Das Weisse Haus, Vienna
Druck, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz

2011
METAmART – Art and Capital.The exhibition, Künstlerhaus Vienna
METAmART – Market Model, Künstlerhaus, Vienna
Beautiful view – Nice Perspectives, 4th Moscow Biennale for Contemporary Art, Moscow
Call 2011, Galería Luis Adelantado, Valencia
Die nächste Generation III – Ein Selbstportrait, Galerie im Traklhaus, Salzburg

2010
Not Here, Harlem Studios by Montrasio Arte, New York
Happy Hour, In der Kubatur des Kabinetts, Kunstsalon im Fluc, Vienna
Alexander Reznikov Award 2008-2010, Brot-Kunsthalle, Vienna
Is there any Hope for an Optimistic Art?, MMOMA, Moscow
Moscow Biennale for Young Art, Two Part Project: “Liberty” / “Freedom”, Moscow
Look at me, Stedefreund / Das Weisse Haus, Stedefreund, Berlin
Reznikov-Award, VIENNAFAIR, Vienna
Quasi dasselbe…? Dikurse mit poetischer Funktion, Kunstpavillon – Tiroler Künstlerschaft, Innsbruck, Austria

2009
Ostrale 09, Ostragehege, Dresden
Print Matters, The General Store, Sydney
Portrait, Künstlerhaus im Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz, Austria
A Vernacular of Dissent, Champaign-Urbana Independent Media Center, Illinois
Egoileak / Residentes, Bilbao Arte Fundazioa, Bilbao
UnORTnung V, Ankerbrotfabrik, Vienna
Neue Mitglieder, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz, Austria

2008
Residencies, Fundación Bilbao Arte – Center for Contemporary Art, Bilbao
Am Sprung, OK-Centrum, Linz, Austria
Kleinstes Gemeinsames Vielfaches, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
Kapital – Körper – Konventionen, Forum Schloss Wolkersdorf, Austria
UnOrtnung III, Genochmarkt, Vienna
FreiWild, DoppelDe, Dresden

2007
Intervention, Fieldgate Gallery, London
EMAF – Studio Exhibition, Osnabrück, Germany
Q 202 – Atelierrundgang, St. Balbach – Artproduction, Vienna

2006
Faktum-Flakturm, Flakturm Arenbergpark, Vienna
waking doubting rolling shining and musing…, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
Babylon’s Shade, Artos Foundation, Nicosia, Cyprus
Give me Five, TQW-Tanzquartier, Vienna
Tag der Offenen Tür, Flakturm Arenbergpark, Vienna
Top to Bottom End to End, Westbahnhof, Vienna
Zur Zeit I, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz, Austria
Colore non Solo, Theseus Temple, Vienna

2005
n’Kiloton, Biennial satellite project, Venice

Projects

2015
Monument for members of resistants, deserters and victims of 2nd world war (with Ruben Aubrecht), KÖR, Vienna (upcoming)

2012
Intervention and performance in public space, supported by AC Institute, New York
Public dancefloor, KÖR – public art Tirol, Innsbruck, Austria

2010
curated: gaming the system rank the ranking or fuck the curator, Künstlerhaus Palais Thurn & Taxis Bregenz, Austria
Impakt Festival, Utrecht, Netherlands
art at construction site, Vorarlberger Landesmuseum, Bregenz, Austria

2007
Zwillingsbrut(stagedesign), KosmosTheater, Bregenz, Austria

Grants/Awards/Residencies

2015
Cité des Arts (with a grant from BKA Austria), Paris (upcoming)

2013
Award of the Darmstädter Sezession, Germany
Vordemberge-Gildewart-Stipendium Grant, Liechtenstein

2012
Officina de Arte residency, Mexico City
Casino Luxemburg residency, Luxembourg
12 C on Air in Schnifis residency, Austria
Hospiz Art Award, St Christoph am Arlberg, Austria

2011
Startstipendium BM:UKK Grant, Austria

2010
Alexander Reznikov Award, Vienna
Harlem Studio Fellowship by Montrasioarte, New York

2009
Art at Construction Site, Vorarlberger Landesmuseum, Bregenz, Austria
Bilbao Arte Center for Contemporary Art residency, Bilbao

2008
Pfann-Ohmann-Group-Award, Vienna
Exchange-grant: KUB-Kunsthaus Bregenz / Bilbao Arte – Center for Contemporary Art, Austria

Publications

2014
Warda, Ann M. “Metabilder,” Nevertheless, Issue 7
Mizota, Sharon. “Review: Maria Anwander’s pointed critique at Steve Turner Contemporary,” Los Angeles Times, March 6

2013
Maria Anwander: Been Present, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg (catalog)
Starter, Art Magazine, Nr. 05/2013 (magazine)
Not Here Not There Part 2, Leonardo Electronic Almanac, Volume 19 Issue 2 (catalogue)
Vordemberge-Gildewart-Stipendium, Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Bucher Verlag (catalog)

2012
Maria Anwander – Von der Illusion von Kunst, Bucher Verlag, Hohenems (catalog)

2011
Facing Kremlin – Gute Aussichten, Moscow (catalog)
Parabol #6, Vienna (magazine)
unORTnung. Eine Ausstellungsreihe in Wien, Schlebrügge Verlag, Vienna (catalog)

2010
Qui vive?, Moscow Biennale for Young Art, Moscow, July (catalog)
Content / Form / Im-material – 5 Years of Cont3xt.net, Vienna (catalog)
Ruben Aubrecht. Concept Art is Boring, Salzburg (catalog)

2009
Maria Anwander – My Most Favourite Art, Bilbao (catalog)
Ostrale 09, Dresden (catalog)

2008
Kleinstes gemeinsames Vielfaches, Vienna (catalog)

2007
European Media Art Festival Osnabrück (catalog)

2006
waking doubting rolling shining and musing, Vienna (catalog)
Die Bildende, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, November

Maria Anwander

Out of Context

February 14 – March 15, 2014

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Zona Maco, Mexico City

Anwander / Cortright / Rasgado / Restrepo / Staniak / Torres-Alzaga / Orlaineta

February 5 – 9, 2014

Zona Maco, Mexico City, Steve Turner Contemporary

ViennaFair

Maria Anwander / Pablo Rasgado

October 10 – 13, 2013

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