18-23 OCT   A CORUÑA

Susanne Wiegner

Susanne Wiegner studied architecture at the Academy of fine Arts in Munich and at
Pratt Institute in New York City. She works as an architect and 3D-artist in Munich,
Germany. In addition to projects in real space, for several years she has been creating
3D computer animations dealing with literature and with virtual space. Venues where
her work have been shown include the Pinakothek der Moderne in Munich, the ZKM in
Karlsruhe, the Art + Technology Center EYEBEAM in New York City, FACT in
Liverpool, FILE in Sao Paulo, Torrance Art Museum in Los Angeles, WRO Biennale in
Wroclaw, National Gallery of Art in Vilnius re-new, digital art festival in Copenhagen,
National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Les Rencontres International,
Paris/Berlin, EMAF, Osnabrück, Videonale 16, Kunsthalle, Bonn, intersección, A Coruna and festivals in Marseille, Rotterdam, Berlin, Athens, Lisbon, Toulouse, New Delhi, Damascus, Beirut, Vienna, Tokyo, Buenos Aires, Moscow, Macau, London etc.
In 2011 her film “just midnight” was the winner of the festival award “la parola
immaginata” in Bergamo, Italy and in 2012 her film “at the museum” won the Ballon-
Prize at crosstalk VideoArtFestival 2012, Budapest, Hungary. In 2014, her film “Love in
the Age of the EU” was selected as one the best three films of ZEBRA Poem 2014,
Berlin. In 2015 her film “the light – the shade” was the winner of the international
competition at CYCLOP, Videopoetry Festival, Kiev, Ukraine and received the second
place at FILE ANIMA+ Award 2016. In 2020 her poetry film “contemplation is
watching” won First Prize in the Atticus Review Videopoem Contest, USA and in 2021
her film “ruhwunsch” based on a poem by Antonio Fian.