M. about the artist


I  am a painter 

I am a poet 

I am none of these


M

studied visual- and performing arts at the University of the Arts in Graz and private art colleges in Vienna and Berlin. Numerous advanced artistic trainings in Europe and Asia. 

M. is supported by the Federal Land of Styria, the City of Graz, Land Burgenland, the City of Vienna and by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture. 

Her artwork is collected by private art lovers and international collectors like Dr. Helmut Marko  (markohotels.com) as well as by the Austrian government of Art and Culture. 


Beside painting M. is  still connected toperformance art and writing.  As a singer songwriter she had led bandprojects like "Till&Eule" and "Solitary Hero" and directed a number of DanceTheaterPerformances. Moreover she supports actors, dancers and musicians to find their BodyMindSpeech balance in their expression as a Movement Coach for theatre and film.


M.  

lived and worked many years in Berlin, Graz and Vienna.

On a regular base she is travelling to Asia to develope art and to cultivate body, mind and speech.

Currently her art practice is "ON AIR" as an "Artist in Residence" in different places in Europe and Asia.


M. is engaged in the science of mind of Tibetan Buddhism and the Indian Yogic tradition of meditation and yoga and has studied the Nature of Mind among others with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, HH the Karmapa, Geshe Tenzin Dhargye / Tibetcenter Austria, Dr.  Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Negi / Emory University, Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche / Tergar International and Tai Situ Rinpoche  / Palpung International.

 


Selected solo and group exhibitions such as:


*Art and Mind / exhibition Graz, Austria Charity event for Sam Dzong/Nepal in cooperation with 

Manuel Bauer, www.samdzong.org, www.manuelbauer.ch


*Hangar-7 Salzburg in cooperation with Panamarenko/Belgium, www.hangar-7.com


*Rudolf Budja Gallery Vienna in cooperation with Tim White-Sobieski/USA, www.artmosphere.at, www.white-sobieski.com


*Domenighaus Graz in cooperation with Dr. Helmut Marko, www.markohotels.com, 

www.schlossberg-hotel.at, www.augartenhotel.at


*Invitation Gallery Gerhard Sommer Graz, www.kunstundhandel.com


*Invitation Florence Biennale Italy, www.florencebiennale.org


*Quartier21 MQ Vienna in cooperation with ap_another passion Vienna, www.q21.at


*Gallery area53, Vienna *Opera Gallery, Budapest *Studio Greco, Vienna


*Former South Station / Ruins, Vienna *Red Bull Ring, Austria


*Dom im Berg, Graz  *Sargfabrik, Vienna *Wuk and Wienerfeld Vienna, www.wuk.at


*Kunsthaus Kern and Sophiensaele Berlin in cooperation with students of the University of the Arts, Berlin




Writings such as:


*Aschenbrodel (Filmbook)

*Chante Ista (Novel)

*Gods Smile (Lyrics)

*Till and Eule (Songs)

*Betonblumen (Rockopera)

*ONE (Lyrics)