Klaus Pichler

  • Born 1977 in Vienna
  • Grown up in Judenburg/ Steiermark
  • Lives and works in Vienna, Austria

Education

  • 1996-2005 Landscape Architecture at the University of Life Sciences, Vienna;
  • 2005 Diploma 'p[l]anoptikum- photographic possibilities in landscape architecture', Institute for Landscape Architecture, Lilli Licka, Vienna

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2015 - Dust, K2 - Kunsthalle Semriach, Semriach, Austria
  • 2014 -  Just the Two of Us, Austrian Cultural Forum, Bratislava, Slovakia
  • 2014 - Just the Two of Us, Austrian Cultural Forum, Bratislava, Slovakia
  • 2014 - Just the Two of Us, Gallery Rockelmann &, Berlin, Germany
  • 2014 - One Third, EESC - European Economic and Social Forum, Brussels, Belgium
  • 2014 - Just the Two of Us, Kunsthalle Graz, Graz, Austria
  • 2014 - One Third, House of Photography, Bratislava, Slovakia
2014 - One Third, UN FAO Asia Headquarters, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
2014 - One Third, Rathausgalerie Graz, Graz, Austria
  • 2013 - One Third, ADEME gallery, Limoges, France
  • 2013 - One Third, Anzenberger Gallery, Vienna, Austria
2013 - One Third, The Thief Hotel Gallery, Oslo, Norway
  • 2013 - One Third, EIKON showcase, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, Austria
  • 2012 - Skeletons in the Closet, Natural History Museum Vienna, Vienna, Austria
2012 - One Third, United Nations FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy
  • 2012 - Dust, Anzenberger Gallery, Vienna
  • 2011 - Skeletons in the Closet, Anika is Galerie, Vienna, Austria
  • 2011 - Etchings, A Story of Your Life Gallery, Vienna, Austria
  • 2011 - Skeletons in the Closet, Anika is Galerie, Vienna, Austria

Group Exhibitions

  • 2015 - Early Birds, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
  • 2015 - One Third, Leica Gallery, Warsaw, Poland

  • 2015 - Just the Two of Us, Fototage Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany

  • 2015 - Just the Two of Us, Anzenberger Gallery, Vienna, Austria

  • 2015 - Scarred for life, Tattoo, Museum of Arts and Crafts, Hamburg, Germany
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2015 - Marked for life, Under the Skin, Villa at the Schwabach, Erlangen, Germany
2015 - Dust, Potential in the Ordinary. Gallery & ROCKELMANN-, Berlin, Germany

  • 2014 - One Third, at DrapArt Gallery, Barcelona, Spain
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2014 - Skeletons in the Closet, Sensorium Festival, Goa, India

  • 2014 - Just the Two of Us, Photo_Graz, Graz , Austria
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2014 - Just the two of Us, Everything Masquerade, Museum Villa Rot, Burgrieden - Rot, Germany

  • 2014 - Glow in the Dark, 10 sites, Kunstraum Werdertorgasse, Vienna, Austria

  • 2014 - Middle Class Utopia, Social Work Without People', Galerie am Park, Vienna, Austria

  • 2014 - One Third, Tempo Color Festival, Les Chiroux Gallery, Liege, Belgium

  • 2014 - One Third, Unframed Gallery Space With Light, Vienna, Austria
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2014 - Just the Two of Us, From the books, Anzenberger Gallery, Vienna, Austria

  • 2014 - Just the two of Us, Everything Masquerade, Museum Villa Rot, Burgrieden - Rot, Germany
  • 2014 - Glow in the Dark, 10 sites, Kunstraum Werdertorgasse, Vienna, Austria

  • 2014 - Middle Class Utopia, Social Work Without People', Galerie am Park, Vienna, Austria

  • 2014 - One Third, Tempo Color Festival, Les Chiroux Gallery, Liege, Belgium
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2014 - One Third, Unframed Gallery Space With Light, Vienna, Austria

  • 2014 - Just the Two of Us, From the books, Anzenberger Gallery, Vienna, Austria
2014 - Just the Two of Us, Vögele Cultural Centre, Pfäffikon, Switzerland

  • 2014 - Middle Class Utopia, Clervaux - cité de l'image, Clervaux, Luxembourg

  • 2014 - Skeletons in the Closet, Mountain Film Festival, Tellurde, Colorado, USA

  • 2014 - Skeletons in the Closet, Espace André Malraux de Herblay, Herblay, France
2014 - Skeletons in the Closet, The most beautiful books of Austria, main library, Vienna, Austria
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2014 - One Third, Fotojatka Festival, Prague, Czech Republic
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2014 - One Third, Pineapples, Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, USA

  • 2014 - Skeletons in the Closet, Binding Image, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2013 - Fragile, curated by EIKON, BAWAG Foundation, Vienna, Austria

  • 2013 - Food in Art, Kunsthalle Krems, Forum Frohner, Krems, Austria
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2013 - Skeletons in the Closet, Ti Pi Tin Bookstore, London, United Kingdom
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2013 - Skeletons in the Closet, Circulations Screening, Encontros da Imagem Festival, Braga, Portugal

  • 2013 - Scarred For Life, at' Tattoo ', Gewerbemuseum Winterthur, Switzerland
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2013 - Dust, Lead Award  Visual Leader, House of Photography, Hamburg, Germany
2013 - One Third, at 'Food', San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, USA
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2013 - High dose. Search for photographically today ', Fotohof & Atterseehalle, Salzburg, Austria
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2013 - Skeletons in the Closet, FetArt Circulations at Fotofestiwal Lodz, Lodz, Poland
2013 - Skeletons in the Closet, Fotografia Europea Festival, Reggio Emilia, Italy

  • 2013 - One Third, The Eden Project, Cornwall, UK
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2013 - Razor Sharp, The tattoo in contemporary art ', Villa Red, Burgrieden Red, Germany
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2013 - Skeletons in the Closet, FetArt Circulations Festival, Paris, France

  • 2012 - ANEW, United Photo Industries Gallery, New York, USA
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2012 - Selected ::: Austrian Photography, Gallery 33 Temporary Con: Temporary, Vienna, Austria

  • 2012 - photo_graz Selection 012, ESC im LABOR, Graz, Austria
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2012 - Dust, Galerie am Lobkowitzplatz, Vienna, Austria
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2012 - Human dignity contra cynicism, St. Leopold Peace Prize, Stift Klosterneuburg, Austria

  • 2012 - Lodz in Vienna, Gallery dasviadukt, Vienna, Austria
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2012 - Review - Preview, Anzenberger Gallery, Vienna, Austria
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2012 - Still Life, Black Box Gallery, Portland , USA

  • 2012 - Simple, Houston International Centre for Photography, Houston, USA

  • 2012 - West Light Photo Auction, Gallery West Light, Vienna Austria

  • 2012 - Kuala Lumpur Photo Award 'show, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2012 - Dust, We Bandits, Brick 5 , Vienna, Austria

  • 2012 - Dust, Preview of the New Anzenberger Gallery, Vienna, Austria

  • 2012 - Travel, Hotel Villa Kastania, Berlin, Germany

  • 2012 - Skeletons in the Closet, Contemporary Austrian Photography, Fotohof Gallery, Salzburg, Austria
  • 2012 - Skeletons in the Closet, Photo LA, Galerie OPEN Booth, Los Angeles, USA

  • 2011 - Scarred for Life, book presentation, Gallery OPEN, Berlin, Germany

  • 2011 - Form Life, The Street Gallery Exhibition, Vienna, Austria

  • 2011 - Pichler / Stöbich. Images' together with Martin Stöbich, Fesch market Ragnarhof, Vienna, Austria

  • 2011 - Skeletons in the Closet, Delhi Photo Festival, New Delhi, India
  • 2011 - Middle Class Utopia, Gallery OPEN, Berlin, Germany

  • 2011 - Dust, CHIC Art Fair, Paris, France

  • 2011 - Kaunas Photo Festival, Kaunas, Lithuania

  • 2011 - Skeletons in the Closet, Belfast Photo Festival, Belfast, Northern Ireland
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2011 - Skeletons in the Closet, Sélection Prix Voies Off
  • 2011 'Voies Off' Festival , Arles, France
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2011 - Skeletons in the Closet, Lens - Austrian Press Photo Exhibition, Metropol, Vienna, Austria

  • 2011 - Whose self-portrait? The subject behind the camera, Joy Wai Gallery, New York, USA
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2011 - Skeletons in the Closet, Photo Annual Awards Exhibition, Teplice, Czech Republic
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2011 - Provocation' Exhibition, Powerhouse Arena, NYPH - New York Photo Festival, New York, USA

  • 2010 - Selected Works 2007-2010, Teeenitus Festival, Old Party School, Erfurt, Germany

Awards & Nominations

  • 2012 - Second prize “Anika Handelt International Portfolio Review”, Vienna, Austria
  • 2012 - Shortlist “Kuala Lumpur Photo Award”, Malaysia
  • 2012 - Photo Annual Awards, Second prize, Teplice, Czech Republic
  • 2011 - Second prize “International Portfolio Review”, Bratislava, Slovakia
  • 2001 - Shortlist “Objektiv 2011” Austrian Press Photo- Award
  • 2011 - Best in Show Award, Second prize, New York Photo Festival, New York
  • 2011 - Photo Annual Awards, Second prize, Teplice, Czech Republic
  • 2006 - Art Prize Knittelfeld

Publications

  • 2013 - “Skeletons in the Closet”, self-published, funded by BM:UKK & Steiermark Kultur
  • 2011 - “Fürs Leben gezeichnet. Gefängnistätowierungen und ihre Träger”, Fotohof edition, Salzburg, Austria
  • 2008 -  “Lok-Motive”, Verlag Technisches  Museum, Vienna, Austria
  • 2002 -  “feste feiern”, Bibliothek der Provinz, Weitra, Austria