Born/Geboren: London, England.
Lives and works / lebt und arbeitet in Vienna / Wien

Education / Ausbildung

2000-04: Academy of Fine Arts Vienna / Akademie der Bildenden Künste Wien
2004 Diploma (M.A.) Fine Arts (1st) / Diplom mit Auszeichnung

Solo Exhibitions / Einzelausstellungen

2016 Theatre of Self Destruction – So Weit Die Zukunft, Vienna
2016 Rock Chick – Self Destructive Female Icons – Das Packhaus, Vienna
2014 Charlie’s Angels – Tongues, Vienna
2014 Love Thy Neighbour – Eyes On – Month of Photography, Philadelphia Bridge Library,Vienna
2014 Believing – Eyes On – Month of Photography - Gebietsbetreuung Stadterneuerung, 1020 Vienna
2014 Exhibition Space Opening of Branko Andric Centre for Art and Cultural Research, Vienna
2012 Past to the Present, Artistic Strategies, Jetzelsdorf, Lower Austria
2007 Photo Wall/Video Wall, Le Meriden, Vienna
2007 Photo Wall/Video Wall, Kunsthalle MQ, Vienna
2005 Kunsthalle Project Space, Vienna
2003 Semper Depot, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna

Group Exhibitions / Gruppenausstellungen

2017 The Past, The Present and Future of Power in Fashion & Textiles – IKL, Vienna
2016 An der Situation Arbeiten, IKL, Vienna
2015 theRED, Kunsthalle Schaffhausen, Switzerland
2014 Geschichte Willkommen, Pop Up Exhibition, Wien Museum, Vienna
2014 Death and Dying – MAG3, Vienna
2012 The Chic Boutique – DIEAUSSTELLUNGSSTRASSE, Vienna
2011 The Revolution Will Be Televised (And Broadcast on the Internet), IG Bildende Kunst, Vienna
2010 Imaginaere Graf-klasse, Xpedit Kiosk, Vienna
2009 Personae - Atelier Operngasse, Vienna
2009 in passing – death, identity and 4 show stopping songs – K/haus, Vienna
2008 Gefährlichste Kamera- Quartier 21 – MQ, Vienna
2008 Sony Ericsson Urban Galleries – Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna
2006 Küss die Hand - Waldheim After – Sezession Wichtelgasse, Vienna
2005/06 EuropArt, Peace gerollt – rolling billboards on the streets in Vienna and Salzburg
2005 Computerprintsofwhales – City of Wels Gallery, Wels
2004 Just what is it...? # 1 – Kunstraum Innsbruck – Projektraum, Innsbruck
2004 Diploma Exhibition – Atelierhaus, Semper Depot, Vienna
2004 Born to be a Star – Künstlerhaus, Vienna
2002 Open Door Day – Academy of Fine Arts Vienna

Publications and Catalogues selection / Ausgewählte Bibliografie

2014 eyes on – Month of Photography, Vienna
2014 Living Fluxus – Benjamin Patterson catalogue
2008 Real lives – real stories – Kunsthalle Wien project space karlsplatz
2007 Rock Chick – Photo Wall Video Wall Catalogue
2006 Küss Die Hand - Waldheim After
2006 Born to be a Star, Catalogue
2006 Shejay
2005/6 EuropArt, Peace gerollt, Catalogue
2005 Skug Magazine
2005 Loop Festival, Catalogue
2005 Famal Stuart, Catalogue
2004 Long Night of Music, Catalogue
2004 Skug Magazine
2004 Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Graduation Catalogue
2002 A Short Film About Smoking, Catalogue
2002 Images Festival, Catalogue
2001 Wien Live, Magazine
2001 Falter – Cover Feature

Performances (selection)

2016 When The World Comes To An End, Move To Vienna… Because Everything Happens There 20 Years Later!
– World Premiere as part of Wienwoche, Vienna
2013 Radical Presence - Performa 13 Biennial - Roulette, New York
2013 English Box of Tricks - Wir Sind Wien – Festival der Bezirke, Wien
2012 Xperimental and Advanced Youth / Music Culture and Future Art Scenes in the Centrope-Region – Slavonice, CZ
2012 “Super Tuesdays in Ben Patterson’s Play-room”– Nassauischer Kunst Verein Wiesbaden
2009 death, identity and 4 show stopping songs – K/haus, Vienna
2001 An Artist's Fête In The Secession – Secession, Vienna
2001 Laton Showcase – Batofar, Paris

Curatorial Work / Kuratorische Arbeit

2011 The Revolution Will Be Televised (And Broadcast on the Internet)


2012 The Present to the Past. Artistic Strategies, Jetzelsdorf, Lower Austria
2004 University stipend to work abroad

Public Collections / Öffentliche Sammlungen

The Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna/Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Wien
Ursula Blickle Video Sammlung/Collection
Bundeskanzleramt Österreich

Film- and Videography / Film- und Videographie

““Love Thy Neighbour” to be completed in 2017
Documentary film set on the Austrian border with the Czech Republic

“The Red Shoes” 2016
Digital Video single screen installation 3 mins
A fairy tale turns reality – what a nightmare!
2016 So Weit Die Zukunft, Vienna

“Dead Funny End” 2007
Digital Video single screen installation 3 mins
Searching, chasing, dreaming and laughing through the streets and over the bridges of Venice. An homage to Nic Roeg’s “Don’t Look Now.”
2007 Video Wall, Kunsthalle Wien, MQ

“Over X Poseur” 2006
Digital Video single screen installation 3 mins
Fame, fortune and the artist in emotional freefall.
2006 Pantheon Xperimental Film Festival 5.0 Nicosia
2006 Liverpool Independents Biennial
2006 FREeSHOUT Art Fair Montespertoli
2006 Ladyfest Hannover
2006 Ladyfest Berlin

“Every woMan Imaginable” 2004
Digital Video Installation 2 mins
Concept/Director: Chilo Eribenne

The video questions the music industry’s fast food, short shelf-life bands.
2006 Remise - Bludenz 
2005 Loop Video Arts Festival – Barcelona
2005 Ladyfest – Goteborg 
2005 EU – Famul Stuart – Ljubljana
2004 Diploma Exhibition - Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna
2004 Part of project “Chicks” at “Born to be a Star”, Kuenstlerhaus Vienna
2004 Just what is it... # 1 - Kuenstraum Innsbruck – Project Room

“A Short Film About Smoking” 2002
Digital Video 27 mins
Writer/Director/Producer/Actor: Chilo Eribenne

This film concentrates on a young woman’s addiction to tobacco. We explore how she is aware of her addictions and as with many addicts finds kicking the habit a hard reality.
2005 Whitechapel Gallery - open screening London
2004 Schikaneder Kino - Dedicated to..., Film Co-Op Vienna
2004 Star-O-Mat, Kuenstlerhaus Passage Vienna
2004 Ladyfest, Kuenstlerhaus Passage Vienna
2003 DreiRaum Film Festival, Vienna
2003 Open Door Day – Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna
2002 Hollywood Megaplex, Vienna
2002 Kautzen Seedcamp Festival Waldviertel

“Being sHe” 2001
Digital Video 2 mins
Writer/Director: Chilo Eribenne

Good girls always say thank you, Drag Queens do too.
2006 The Wormhole Saloon – The Whitechapel Gallery, London
2005 Reel Women Network Night & Screening, Oxford
2002 Images Festival, Toronto
2002 VideoFormes Videoteque International Festival, Clermont-Ferrand
2002 Women’s Film and Video Festival, WUK, Vienna

“Sleeping with Pirmin” 2001
Digital Video 3 mins
Concept/Director: Chilo Eribenne Soundtrack: IFACH, London

Dreams turn into reality for that morning cigarette.

2002 Open Door Day – Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna

“My Darling My Hamburger” 1995
B/W Super 8
Concept/Director: Chilo Eribenne

Long distance love affair in Hamburg, Germany.
2002 Screening: Open Door Day – Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna

“Tiff” 1994
Colour Super 8
Concept/Director: Chilo Eribenne

A fairy tale girl in a fairy tale land with strands of melancholy.
1994 The London Filmmakers Coop

Additional Information

2013 Director of Earth Zone Productions – Cultural Production Association
2013 Artistic Director of English Box of Tricks - Theatre in Education Company
2007 Media Prospects – received arts grant for training in new and print media
2007 Austrian Cultural Forum in London - Grant received for music project
2006 One to One Session – Lux, London
2006 Peer Critique – Space Studios, London
2006 Panelist during critical discussion on stardom, power and the position of women –  Künstlerhauspassage, Vienna
2002 Fusion Arts and Healthy Harlesden – leading drama workshops for school children in London
1998 Parnassus Performance – Theatre In Education