Christian Ziegler

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media artist

* 1963 [D]

Christian Ziegler studied architecture and media art. Since 1993, he has worked at international cultural institutions including the ZKM Karlsruhe [D], Ballet Frankfurt [D], the Goethe Institute and the National Gallery of Canada [CD-ROM/DVD production/ installation design and programming]. Ziegler was an Artists-in-Residence at the ZKM in 2000 and 2001, where he produced the performance and installation series "scanned", and the interactive film "66movingimages". In 2000 and 2001, he was an Artist-in-Residence at Arizona State University, Phoenix [USA], where he also held a series of workshops focussing on telematic performance productions. From 1997 - 98, Ziegler was a visiting professor at UMBC - University of Maryland, Baltimore County [USA], and, in 2001, at the IMG - Institut für Mediengestaltung at the FH Mainz [D].

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Awards and Residencies ::

silver award, I.D. Interactive Media Design Review, I.D. Magazine, New York, 2001; nominee, Europrix01 Multimedia Art, Best of Multimedia in Europe, 2001; bronze award, I.D. Interactive Media Design, I.D. Magazine, New York, 2000; nominee, Europrix99 Multimedia Art, Best of Multimedia in Europe, 1999; special price, Prix Moebius Germany, EU - MEDIA II program, 1999; multimedia award, "New Voices, New Visions", New York, WIRED magazine/Interval Research/Voyager, 1996.

Artist-In-Residence, ZKM | Institute for Visual Media, Karlsruhe [D], 2000-01; Residency at ASU - Arizona State University, Phoenix [USA], 2000-01.


Works and Projects ::

"scanned I-V",2000-01 [performance-/installation-series]
[presentations include: "BelleEtage", Kunstforum München, Munich [D]; International Media Art Festival, Kiew [UA]; "Crossfair2000", Choreografisches Zentrum NRW [D]; "DEAF-Dutch Electronic Art Festival", Rotterdam [NL]; "Intermediale" Mainz [D], "Spielart Festival", Munich [D]]

Mansaku & Mansai Numora: "That's Kyogen", 1999-2001 [DVD-Projekt] (produced at the ZKM_Institute for Visual Media; Screen design: Christian Ziegler)

"66movingimages", 1998 - 2001 [interactive film/installation]
[Theater Neumarkt, Zurich [CH]; "transmediale", Berlin [D]]

"delay_01", 1999 [performance/internet video environment]
[NT (Neues Theater) München, Munich [D]]

"amarillo", 1999 [video installation]
["Trailer", Kunstforum München, Munich [D]]

"Media Art Action/Media Art Interaction", 1997 -99 [participation in the realization of the CD-ROM series ed. by R. Frieling and D. Daniels/Goethe Institut Germany and ZKM Karlsruhe]

"William Forsythe :: Improvisation Technologies. A Tool for the Analytical Dance Eye", 1995-1999 [CD-ROM-project and publication]
(published in 1999 in the series zkm digital art edition/ special issue/ ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe [ed.], Ostfildern : Hatje Cantz, 1999./ Design, graphics: Christian Ziegler)
["Revue Virtuelle 12", Centre George Pompidou, Paris [F]; ISEA, Montreal [CDN]; ARTEC Nagoya [J]; "DEAF-Dutch Electronic Art Festival", Rotterdam [NL]; "Multimediale 5", ZKM Karlsruhe [D]; IMAF Interactive Media Festival, Los Angeles, Tanzarchiv / SK Stiftung Kultur Cologne [D]]

"digital designspaces", 1993 [VR installation]
["MultiMediale 3", ZKM Karlsruhe [D]]

"the electronic nomad", 1991 [video]
[film+arc - festival, Graz [A]]


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