Clemens Krauss

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‘From the series “The Untranslatability of ‘Die offene Gesellschaft ist nicht ganz dicht’”, 2015, oil on canvas, 60 cm x 91 cm

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1981
Born in Austria, lives in Berlin.

Education
Master of Fine Art, Central St. Martins College of Art and Design, London
Bachelor of Fine Art, Academy of Fine Art, Berlin

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016

Little Emperors, Chengdu Museum of Contemporary Art, Chengdu

2015

Friction, Dominik Mersch Gallery, Sydney

2014

Its time, MARTa Herford, Herford
Double Blind, Artport Tel Aviv, The Center for Young Art, Tel Aviv

2013

Like Memory Works, Dominik Mersch Gallery, Sydney
Spielraum, Galerie Laura Marsiaj, Rio de Janeiro
Modern Families, Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, Ireland

2012

Transference Room, Kulturhuset Stockholm, Stockholm,
Clemens, Museum of Modern Art, Recife, Brazil
Concepts of Isolation, Wooyoungmi Artspace, Seoul, Korea

2011

SUBTITLE AND OTHER FOREBODINGS, Dominink Mersch Gallery, Sydney
The Bone Book, Kunstbuero Wien, Vienna
ER (with Benjamin von Heisenberg), Kunstbüro, Vienna

2010

Ein Alltag, DNA Gallerie, Berlin 

2009

Waking up, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin
Vienna Art Fair
Museum Abtei Liesborn, Germany
In Situ, Dominik Mersch Gallery, Sydney

2008

A Shift and a Change, Dominik Mersch Gallery, Sydney
Display, Museu de Arte Moderna Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro
SESC Paulista, São Paulo
Chromosomes, Berlinische Galerie, State Museum of Modern Art, Berlin

2007

Nursery, private individual studio viewing, Artspace Sydney
Chromosomes, Berlinische Galerien, Berlin,
Kontinuitäten, Kunstverein Augsburg e.V., Augsburg
21+4 Bodies, Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Belgium

2006

The Freud Institute, Austrian Cultural Forum, London
The Youth of Today, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main
A Space, DNA Berlin

2005

From the series “The Bodybody-Problem”, Art Basel, Miami 
Art Forum Berlin
Austrias, Städtische Galerie, Nordhorn
Der Freie Wille (The Free Will), Arena Berlin
Come to Light, Cell Project Space, London
New works, DNA Gallerie, Berlin

2004

Consultation hour, Performance (with Unwetter), Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool
Doppelgänger (identicals), Gallery Dagmar Aichholzer, Villach
I’d like to look like my look-alike, Performance, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
All about Berlin, WhiteBox, Munich
Das Körperkörper-Problem (The Bodybody-Problem), Gallery Kunst&Handel, Graz

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013

De Leur Temps, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nantes, France
Eröffnung, Galerie Patrick Ebensperger, Berlin, Germany
Bienal Internacional de Curitiba, Curitiba, Brazil
Berlin Status, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
Videonale, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany

2012

I Am A Berliner, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel-Aviv
Alptraum, Goethe-Institut Johannesburg, Johannesburg
BEYOND TIME – INTERNATIONAL VIDEO ART TODAY, Kulturhuset Stockholm, Stockholm

2011

Artistas, Galeria Filomena Soares, Lisbon
Alptraum, Deutscher Künstlerbund, Berlin
1st Biennale of Painting, HDLU Zagreb, Croatia
Bodies, Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabrück, Germany
Alptraum, Cell Project Space, London
Verschwende deine Jugend, Wendt&Friedmann Galerie, Berlin

Fatima Maleki, Tate Trustees / London, UK
Berlinische Galerie Berlin States Museum for Modern Art / Berlin, Germany
Stella Art Foundation, Moscow, Russia
Vehbi Koç Foundation, Istanbul, Turkey
Stadtische Galerie Nordhorn
Honart Museum / Teheran, Iran
Kadist Art Foundation, Paris
Cell – Project Space, London, UK
Amigos do Serralves Museu de Arte Contemporanea, Porto, Portugal
MAM, Museu do Arte Moderna de Sao Paulo, Brasil
Gwangju Art Museum, Gwangju, Korea

‘Concepts of Isolation’, published by Wooyoungmi Artspace Seoul, 2012
‘Denk Display’, published by Kerber Publisher, 2012
Clemens Krauss ‘Aufwachen/Waking Up’, editor Dr Katja Bloomberg, exhibition catalogue for Haus am Waldsee, 2009
‘Clemens Krauss, ‘Kontinuitaten’, exhibition catalogue. Verlag de Burchandlung Walther Konig, Koln, 2008
‘The Face is Politics’, on some works by Clemens Krauss by Julia Honor. Art.es. International contemporary_art, no 16, July-August, 2006
The Youth of Today, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main 2006
A Space, DNA Berlin, Berlin 2006
Austrias, Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, Nordhorn 2005
Come to Light, London 2005
Der Freie Wille (The Free Will), Bunker Arena Treptow, Berlin 2005
MA Fine Art Degree Show, University of the Arts London, London 2004
Paradiesprojekt Berlin Alexanderplatz, Berlin 2004
Aktuelle Kunst in Graz – Kulturhauptstadt Europas 2003, Graz 2003
Clemens Krauss – Teil eines langsamen Selbstportraits, Berlin 2003
MAIS V – the good and the bad, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool 2002
T:ERROR – Festival for Performance and Visual Art, Paris 2002

 

2015
‘From the series “The Untranslatability of ‘Die offene Gesellschaft ist nicht ganz dicht’”, 2015, oil on canvas, 60 cm x 91 cm
'TransGeneRational', 2015, oil on canvas, 100 x 50 cm
‘Konstellation #7363’, 2015, oil on canvas, 150 x 190 cm
‘Non-linear Strangers to Ourselves’, 2015, oil on canvas, 90 cm x 131 cm
'From the Series 'Human Noise'', 8 panels each 30 x 40cm, oil on canvas, dimension variable, display size ca. 110 x 170 cm
‘Dissent Disorder’, 2015, oil on canvas, 111 cm x 71 cm
‘Private Logic’, 2015, oil on canvas, 60 cm x 91 cm
‘Going Native’, 2015, oil on canvas, 60 cm x 91 cm
‘From the Series: “Me” ‘, 2015, oil on canvas, 71 cm x 111 cm
'Untitled', 2015, oil on canvas, 3 panels each 130 x 70 cm, display size ca. <br />
130 x 230cm<br />
’Direct Access’, 2015, oil on paper, 40 x 26 cm
‘Untitled’, From the series “Friction”’, 2015, oil on canvas, 61 x 91 cm
‘From the series “Friction”’, 2015, oil on canvas, 90 x 131 cm
‘Berliner Runde’, 2015, single channel video, HD video, sound, ca. 45.06 min, edition of 5+2 a.p.
‘A Stranger to Herself’, 2015, single channel video, HD video, sound, ca. 3 min, edition of 5+2 a.p.
‘Double Bind’, 2014, single channel video, HD video, sound, ca. 15 min, edition of 5+2 a.p.,
'War and Piece', 2015, oil on canvas, 90 x 60 cm
‘Trophy’, 2015, oil on canvas, 110 x 70 cm
'Konstellation #1399', 2015, oil on canvas, 60 x 40 cm
'Untitled (non-linear)', 2015, oil on canvas, 50 x 60 cm
'Material Association', 2015, oil on canvas, 90 × 130 cm
2013
'Greed for Rage', 2012, Oil on Canvas, 90 x 140 cm
'Before Sunset', 2012, Oil on Canvas, 140 x 90 cm
'Memory Agony', 2012, Oil on Canvas, 140 x 190 cm
'Erotic Zealotics', 2012, Oil on Canvas, 90 x 140 cm
'Stab of Conscience in the back', 2012, Oil on Canvas, 140 x 90 cm
'Meconium Twittering', 2012, Oil on Canvas, 140 x 190 cm
'Remaining Silent 1', 2013, acrylic on board, 24 x 30 cm
'Remaining Silent 2', 2013, acrylic on board, 24 x 30 cm
'Remaining Silent 3', 2013, acrylic on board, 24 x 30 cm
'Remaining Silent 4', 2013, Acrylic on board, 13 x 18 cm
'Remaining Silent 5', 2013, acrylic on board, 13 x 18 cm
'Remaining Silent 6', 2013, acrylic on board, 24 x 30 cm
'Remaining Silent 7', 2013, acrylic on board, 13 x 18 cm
'ER,' 2011, Video 8 transferred to DVD, 5:50min, Edition of 6 + 4AP
'The Taster', 2013, HD video, sound, 2:40min, Ed: 5/+2AP
2011
‘Subtitle 1’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 2’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 3’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 4’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 5’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 6’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 7’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 8’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 9’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 10’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 11’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 12’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 13’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 14’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
‘Subtitle 15’, From the series ‘Subtitle and other Forebodings’, (Denk Display III/IV), 2011, oil on canvas, 38 cm x 115 cm
'U.T.', 2010, 5 panels (each 50 x40 cm), oil on canvas
2010
‘U.T. (Chess)’, 2010, 110 x 190 cm
2009
'From the series CHROMOSOMES', 2009, 90 x 130 cm, Oil on canvas
'From the series CHROMOSOMES', 2009, 110 x 110 cm, Oil on canvas
'From the series CHROMOSOMES', 2009, 110 x 110 cm, Oil on canvas
'From the series CHROMOSOMES' (Detail), 2009, 110 x 110 cm, Oil on canvas
'From the series CHROMOSOMES', 2009, 110 x 150 cm, Oil on canvas
'From the series CHROMOSOMES', 2009, 110 x 150 cm, Oil on canvas
'From the series CHROMOSOMES' (Detail), 2009, 110 x 150 cm, Oil on canvas
'From the series CHROMOSOMES', 2009, 90 x 130 cm, Oil on canvas
'From the series CHROMOSOMES', 2009, 140 x 190 cm, oil on canvas
'No Language Piece', 2009, 140 x 190 cm, oil on canvas
'Large Self-Portrait', 2009, Silicone, Artist's own hair, mixed media, dimensions, variable, Courtesy Haus am Waldsee, Berlin
2008
The Bodybody Problem (Detail), 2006, Acryl on wall
The Bodybody Problem, 2, 2006, Acryl on wall
The Bodybody Problem, 2006, Acryl on canvas, 90 x 110 cm
7 saints, C-print on Duraclear, steel led-light box, 11 x 66cm, edition of 3, 2009
Elternhaus/ Parental Home, 3:30 min video loop, edition of 5, 2008
Still from - Elternhaus/ Parental Home, 3:30 min video loop, edition of 5, 2008
Still from - Elternhaus/ Parental Home, 3:30 min video loop, edition of 5, 2008
Wandlungen, room installation, 7:30 min 16mm loop, two 16mm projectors, 24 transfer rolls, dimensions vairable, edition 1, 2009
Untitiled, 55 sec video loop, edition 5, 2008