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Laurent Ziegler

Laurent Ziegler (MA) was born in Vienna, Austria. He is a freelance photographer with a strong focus on people, performative and documentary work. Laurent studied Political Science at the University of Vienna and Copenhagen. In the 90s, he successfully completed educational programs in contemporary dance and film. Laurent seeks exchanges with dancers and media artists at the interface between performance and documentation. He collaborates with Akram Khan, Ko Murobushi, Georg Blaschke and Eva Petric, amongst others, his work is internationally represented in group and solo exhibitions. Besides, Laurent teaches photography as part of an arts in education program in Sri Lanka.

Exhibitions (Selection):

2017 Potentiale Feldkirch, AT (»Gras«, group exhibition with Georg Blaschke)
2017 Goethe Institute Hong Kong, CN (»Young Austrian Photography«, group exhibition)
2017 Red Carpet Showroom Vienna, AT (»Gras«, solo exhibition with Georg Blaschke)
2017 Photon Gallery Vienna, AT (»A Sea of Being« book presentation, performance with Mirjam Morad)
2017 Photo Book Festival Vienna, AT (»A Sea of Being« book presentation)
2016 Vizualizator Belgrade, RS (»A Sea of Being« and »Gras«, solo exhibition)
2016 Fuga Center of Architecture Budapest, HUN (»Zipped Worlds«, group exhibition with Eva Petric)
2016 Art Gallery Maribor, SL (»Zipped Worlds«, group exhibition with Eva Petric)
2016 Leopold Museum | Impulstanz Festival Vienna, AT (»Fluid Theatre«, installation with M.A.P. Vienna)
2015 Austrian Fashion Association Vienna, AT (»A Sea of Being« book presentation, performance with Mirjam Morad)
2015 Boris Hristov Plovdiv, BG (»Young Austrian Photography«, group exhibition)
2015 Trieste Contemporanea, IT (»Zipped Worlds«, group exhibition)
2015 Synthesis Gallery Sofia, BG (»Young Austrian Photography«, group exhibition)
2015 Paris Photo Los Angeles, USA (»Young Austrian Photography«, group exhibition)
2015 Tanz Ist Dance Festival Dornbirn, AT (»Gras«, solo exhibition with Georg Blaschke)
2015 Photon Gallery Vienna, AT (»Zipped Worlds«, group exhibition with Eva Petric)
2015 Odeon Theatre Vienna, AT (»Ko Murobushi«, installation)
2014 MAK Museum of Applied Arts Vienna, AT (»Photo Vienna«, group exhibition)
2014 Austrian Cultural Forum Washington DC, USA (»Sensitive Viewing Habits«, group exhibition)
2014 Odaada Gallery Vienna, AT (»Gras«, solo exhibition with Georg Blaschke)
2014 Bildraum Gallery 01 Vienna, AT (»Verortungen«, installation with Malika Fankha)
2014 Dance Identity Festival Burgenland, AT (»Gras«, solo exhibition with Georg Blaschke)
2013 Impulstanz Festival Vienna, AT (»Gras«, installation with Georg Blaschke)
2012 Eyes On | Monat der Photographie Vienna, AT (»Coming of Age«, group exhibition)

Publications (Selection):

Village Voice New York, Wired Magazine New York, Bloomsbury Publishers London, Sky Arts UK, Singapore Arts Festival, Taj Hotel and Resorts Mumbai, Hilti Foundation Schaan, Doc! Photo Magazine Warsaw, Austrian Cultural Forum London, Impulstanz Vienna, Players Berlin, MUMOK Museum of Modern Art Vienna, Zoom Magazine Italy.

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