Lukas Marxt
*1983, AT

Education

2009 – 2012 Postgraduate program, Academy of Media Arts Cologne, DE
2009 – 2010 Master pupil program, Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig, DE
2007 – 2008 Faculdade de Belas Artes, University of Lisbon, PT
2004 – 2009 University of Arts and Industrial Design Linz, AT
2003 – 2004 Environmental Sciences for Geography, University Graz, AT

Awards and Scholarships

2016 START-Stipendium for Video-MediaArt, BKA, Vienna
Art Prize of the Energie AG, Linz, AT
2014 Medienkunstpreis Horb, DE
Forum Scholarship, Linz, AT
Diagonale Prize for Innovative Cinema, AT
LENTOS Art Award, Linz, AT
Abroad Scholarship for Film, Graz, AT
Scholarship Stiftung Kunstfonds, DE
The TFHMF Award, Stockholm, SE
Special mentions, Diagonale Graz, AT
Special mentions, Edith-Russ-Haus Award for Emerging Media Artists, Oldenburg, DE
2013 Förderpreis des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen für junge Künstlerinnen und Künstler
Marler Videokunst-Preis, DE
Spiridon Neven Dumont Preis, DE
2012 The Arctic Circle Residency Program, US
2011 RWE Visit Stipendium, DE
2010 Promotion Prize of the State of Styria, AT
2009 Arbeitsstipendium des Bundesministeriums für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur
Traileraward Filmriss, Salzburg, AT
2007 Juryprize Filmriss, Salzburg, AT
Special mentions, Crossing Europe, Linz, AT

Solo Exhibitions

2017 8 Quadrat, Cologne, DE
Galerie Reinthaler, Vienna, AT
Lukas Marxt & Vanja Smiljanic, Galerie Stephanie Jaax, Brussels, BE
2016 From Light to Cold, Weisse Haus, Vienna, AT
Echoes from the Sky, mit Vanja Smiljanic, Q18, Cologne, DE
Lukas Marxt, OK Offenes Kulturhaus, Linz, AT
Selected Works by Lukas Marxt, Black Box Screening, Argos, Brussels, BE
Circular Inscription, 8 Quadrat, Cologne, DE
It seems to be loneliness but it is not mit Jakub Vrba, Pinacoteca, Wien, AT
2015 Galerie Reinthaler, Vienna, AT
2014 Lukas Marxt & Marcel Odenbach, Galerie Stephanie Jaax, Brussels, BE
Captive Horizon, Schmidt & Handrup, Köln, DE
Current Interception, Ortloff, Leipzig, DE
Oscillated Horizon, Bruch & Dallas, Cologne, DE
2013 Directed Oscillation, Walzwerk Null, Düsseldorf, DE
Ich habe Spaghetti gekocht, ich weiß nicht, wer ich bin. Ich habe ein Problem mit Mais. Das kann an der Dosis liegen. Ich nehme wieder ab. Ich habe schon mein ganzes Leben ein Problem mit Mais. Ich esse ihn gekocht mit Majonäse und mit Salat,
Studio Dumont, Cologne, DE

Group Exhibitions

2016 Energie AG, Linz, AT
waterproof, Klingental, Basel, SUI
A Thousand Horsepower, Barcelona, ES
2015 Landscape in Motion, Kunsthaus Graz, AT
Landscape: Transformation of an Idea , Neuen Galerie, Graz, AT
Monitoring, Kasseler Dok Festival, DE
Städtische Galerie Neunkirchen, DE
Art Nova 100, Beijing, CHN
WRO Media Art Biennale, Wrocław, PL
Kunstfestival Strom, Kunsthaus Rhenania, Köln, DE
The Geologic Imagination, Sonic Acts Festival, Amsterdam, NL
Terra Incognita, K.I.T., Düsseldorf, DE
An Earthquake at the Racetracks, Museo de la Ciudad Guerrero, MEX
Suburban PS, Rotterdam, NL
2014 Nachwuchsförderpreis für Medienkunst, Edith-Russ-Haus, Oldenburg, DE
Kunstpreis des Vereins Freunde des Lentos, Lentos, Linz, AT
Restaurering av inre rum, Stockholm, SE
Unbroken Cold Chain, Galerie Reinthaler, Vienna, AT
new talents – biennale cologne 2014, DE
Unbroken Cold Chain, Galerie Reinthaler, Vienna, AT
2013 Medienkunstpreis, Horb, DE
Marler Medienkunst-Preise, Glaskasten Marl, DE
Landschaft, Ausstellungshalle, Frankfurt, DE
PLAY, Galerie Ampersand, Cologne, DE
Vkunst, Frankfurt, DE
21. Bundeswettbewerb „KunststudentInnen stellen aus“, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, DE
Perspektiven einer Sammlung, Kunsthaus Graz, AT
My Eyes Hurt, ArtCologne, Cologne, DE
2012 Contemporary Art Ruhr, Essen, DE
SUBTEX Screening, Bergamo, IT
Industriada, Katowize, PL
2011 Lindenow, Leipzig, DE
Rundgang, KHM Köln, DE
People tell me I am white and I believe them, Cologne, DE
In Between Austria Contemporary, Gasometer, Triesen, LI
2010 Lange Nacht der Kölner Museen,Cologne, DE
Förderungspreis des Landes Steiermark für zeitgenössische bildende Kunst, AT
Beijing International Art Biennale, CN
Kleine Dinge, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, DE
In Between Austria Contemporary, Zentrum für Gegenwartskunst Podgorica, ME
Kadir Has University Rezzan Has Museum, Istanbul, TR
2009 Three completly disconnected works, Sala Bebe, Lissabon, PT
In Between Austria Contemporary, Multifunctional Cultural Center, Nikosia, CY
Kunstgalerie Split, HR

Festivals

2017 Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Germany
Berlin International Film Festival, Germany
EMAF, Osnabrück, Germany
Vienna Independent Short, Vienna, Austria
Punto de Vista Navarra International Film Festival, Spain
Mo&Friese Children’s ShortFilmFestival, Hamburg, Germany
Sonic Acts, THE NOISE OF BEING, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Go Short, International Short Film Festival Nijmegen, Netherlands
GOEAST – Festival of Central and Eastern European Film, Wiesbaden, Germany
Diagonale, Graz, Austria
REGARD – Saguenay International Short Film Festival, Canada
Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Germany
klub katarakt, International Festival for Experimental Music, Hamburg
2016 Viennale, Vienna, Austria
International Short Film Week Regensburg, Germany
IndieCork Festival, Cork, Ireland
L’âge d’Or Festival – CINEMATEK Brussels, Belgium
Festival of Endless Gratitude, Copenhagen, Denmark
Unsafe+Sounds Festival, Vienna, Austria
Ankara International Filmfestival, Turky
Bogotá Experimental Film Festival, Colambia
Internationales Kurz Film Festival Hamburg, Germany
EFFA Environmental Film Festival, Albania
Courtisane Filmestival, Belgium
New Horizons International Film Festival, Poland
International Film Festival Rotterdam, Netherlands
Diagonale, Graz, Austria
Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Germany
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Germany
Dokumentarfilmwoche Hamburg, Germany
2015 CPH:DOX Film Festival, Copenhagen, Danmark
Filmmaker Festival, Milano, Italy
Izmir Short Film Festival, Turky
Indie Cork Festival, Irland
Molodist International Film Festival, Ukraine
Kasseler Dok Festival, Germany
International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, Netherlands
International Film Festival of new Film, Split, Croacia
International Filmfestival Milano, Italy (Titel: Aurora Naturalis)
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Germany
International Film Festival Rotterdam, Netherlands
International Shortfilmfestival Leuven, Belgium
Backup Festival, Weimar, Germany
Dokumentarfilmwoche Hamburg, Germany
Diagonale, Graz, Austria
Indie Lisboa, Lissabon, Portugal
Tampere Short Film Festival, Tampere, Finland
Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Germany
Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, France
2014 Duisburger Filmwoche, Duisburg, DE
Kasseler Dokfest, Kassel, DE
Onetakefilmfestival, Zagreb, Kroatien
DokuFest, Prizren, KOS
Hamburg International Short Film Festival, DE
Backup Festival, Weimar, DE
EMAF, Osnabrück, DE
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, DE
Nashville Film Festival, USA
Internationale Kurzfilmwoche Regensburg, DE
Indie Lisboa, Lissabon, PT
Hong Kong International Film Festival, CN
Diagonale, Graz, AT
Bradford International Film Festival, UK
Fullframe, Mumok Kino, Wien, AT
Stuttgarter Filmwinter, DE
2013 exground filmfest 26 , Wiesbaden, DE
Kasseler Dokfest 2013, Kassel, DE
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival, Jihlava, CZ
Duisburger Filmwoche, Duisburg, DE
25 FPS Festival, Zagreb, HR
Rencontres Internationales, Berlin, DE
Diagonale, Graz, AT
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, DE
Jeonju International Film Festival, Jeonju, KR
2012 Rencontres Internationales Paris, FR
FENACO Internationales Filmfestival, Peru, AR
Schmalfilmtage Dresden, DE
2011 Kinofest Lünen, Lünen, DE
Emergandsee Festival, Berlin, DE
2010 Crossing Europe Linz, AT
Crosstalk Video Art Festival, Budapest, HU
2009 Vienna Independent Short, Wien, AT
Crossing Europe, Linz, AT
2008 One Take Film Festival, Zagreb, HR
Corona Cork Film Festival, Cork, IE
Madrid Experimental Cinema Week, Madrid, ES
Brisbane International Film Festival, Brisbane, AU
Curtas Vila do Conde, Vila do Conde, PT
Indie Lisboa, Lissabon, PT
Crossing Europe, Linz, AT
2007 DocumentArt, Neubrandenburg, DE
Filmriss, Salzburg, AT
Crossing Europe Linz, AT

Publications

2013 It seems to be loneliness but it is not, Darling Publications Cologne
2012 Nella Fantasia in a study about horizontality, time, and nomadic structures mit Vanja Smiljanic, Darling Publications Cologne
2010 Evader, Lukas Marxt, Cologne
2009 Four by, Lukas Marxt, Linz

Distribution

sixpackfilm
Argos
Light Cone
Imai