Vita:

1970 born in Berlin, Germany

2008 Master of Arts
2006 - 2008 Meisterschüler, class of Prof. Joachim Blank, Academy for Visual Arts Leipzig, Germany
2000 - 2001 Duncan Jordanstone College of Art and Design / Tim Based Art, Dundee, Scotland
1997 - 2002 Photography study at the class of Prof. Tim Rautert, Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig
1995 Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig (HGB)
1989 Typographer

Grants

2010 MitOst e.V./ Schering Foundation - first Price "musikalischer Grenzdialog" with Endliche Automaten
2009 Robert Bosch Stiftung / Composition Journey through Eastern Europe with Endliche Automaten / Laptoporchester
2004 unabhängiges Reisestipendium / Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst, Sachsen
2002 “Ars Lipsiensis”, Honorary Mention, Leipzig Germany
2002 Nomination for the "IBM Medienkunst Preis"

Solo Exhibitions

2015 "Arret" - Potemka Contemporary Art - Leipzig
2014 "Music for Animals " - Stadtgalerie Saarbrücken - Saarbrücken
2012 "Time Warp" - Potemka Contemporary Art - Leipzig
2012 "Wir sehen was wir hören" mit Patrick Graf (CH) - Kunstverein Leipzig
2010 "Musik für Tiere" - Potemka Contemporary Arts, Leipzig
2007 "Fly" - Goethe Institut, Toulouse, Frankreich
2002 "Ballons & Untitled Berlin" - Galerie Interdruck, Leipzig
2002 "Fly" - Academy of Visual Art, Leipzig
2002 "Placebo" - Laden für Nichts, Leipzig
2000 "Weltrauschen" Jahrtausendfeld - Leipzig / Plagwitz
1998 "Überdruck" Installation Soundskulptur - Laden für Nichts, Leipzig
1997 "zu Hause ist alles in Ordnung" - Baumwollspinnerei, Leipzig - Plagwitz

Group Exhibitions

since 1990 in Germany, France, South Korea, Australia, Canada, South Africa,
Scandinavia, Netherlands, Hungary, Romania, Austria etc. etc.

Music Performances / international Festivals:

Riot Boys (2016) / Nacht der Kunst 2016 / Leipzig - double Videoprojection with Sound in public Space
Imaginary Visions / Nacht der Kunst 2015 / Leipzig / temporary Audio, Light and Videoinstallation
since 2013: Radiolux:
(Computer, electronic, Fieldrecordings)| Muenster, Duisburg, Nijmegen (NL), Dresden, Krakau, Warschau, Breslau, Halle, Saarbrücken, Leipzig, Buscha, Frankfurt/Main, Berlin, Jena,
Hofpause / 800 Jahre Thomana / 2012 / Thomaskirche Leipzig / (Sound - Wavefield Synthesis)
Wawel Illuminations / Krak ów / 2011 / PL (Audio Visual Mapping)
Lichtfest 2010, Augustusplatz, Leipzig / D ( Sound, Composition)
Skyscraper Illumination 2010 / Pécs / HU (Audio . streamed . Light . Performance)
Lichtfest 2009 / Leipzig / D (Audio Video Light - Performance)
Netmage / Bologna / It, (Audio Video live Performance)
Japan Now / Krakow / PL,
Garage / Stralsund / D, (Audio Video live Performance)
Club Transmediale / Berlin / D,
Simultan / Timisoara / RO, (Audio Video live Performance) + Lecture
STRP / Eindhoven / Holland, (Audio Video live Performance)
Cable3 / Nantes / F,
Sinus Serien / Basel / CH,
YAH / Nottingham / UK,
Improvisations Festival / Leipzig /D
Headphone Festival / Pecs / HU


Links

http://www.marek-brandt.de

http://www.privatelektro.de/

Selected Works