Heidrun Holzfeind

Heidrun Holzfeind






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Heidrun Holzfeind is interested in how architecture interacts with people's everyday life. She questions immanent architectural and social utopias, exploring the borders between history and identity, individual histories and political narratives of the present.

Her work has been shown at Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe; Centre d'Art Barcelona; OFF-Biennale Budapest; Tamayo Museum Mexico City; Centre d'Art Contemporain Yverdon; MdM Salzburg; the Maldives Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale; BAWAG Contemporary Vienna; OK Centrum Linz; Museo de la Solidaridad Salvador Allende, Santiago de Chile; Camera Austria, Graz; CCS Bard; Lentos Museum Linz; Centre d'Art Santa Monica, Barcelona; Manifesta 7, Rovereto; De Vleeshal, Middleburg; SAPS, Mexico City; CCA, Ujazdowski castle, Warsaw; Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck; Artists Space, New York; MUCA, Mexico City and many other venues.

Her films have been screened at MOMA New York, Mumok Vienna, MAK Vienna, Architecture Museum Basel, NGBK Berlin, ACFNY New York, Goethe Institute Izmir, Copenhagen Architecture Festival, Lisbon Architecture festival, Prague Architecture Film Festival, Architecture Film Days Budapest, Beton Film Festival Warsaw, Crossing Europe festival Linz, Diagonale Graz, European Media Arts Festival Osnabruck, Impakt Festival Utrecht, Duisburger Filmwoche, Videoex Zürich, Transmediale Berlin, Videochroniques Marseille, Videoart Center Tokyo, amongst others.

She is the recipient of the Camera Austria prize for contemporary photography (2011), the Gerhard and Birgit Gmoser-Prize for Contemporary Art, Secession Vienna (2011), the Outstanding artist award for photography 2012 of the Austrian Arts Council and the young artist award for contemporary art Tyrol 2014.



For more information: www.heidrunholzfeind.com