Born in Ehenbichl, AT.
Lives and works in Los Angeles.
contact@margarethedrexel.net
 
 
Exhibitions | Solo
2016 El tamaño de la papa, El Vitrinazo, Bogotá, Colombia 
La Luz Perpetua, curated by Víctor Albarracín Llanos, La Vitrina, Lugar a Dudas, Cali, Colombia
Ich fürchte unsre allzu sorgfältige Erziehung liefert uns nur Zwergobst, curated by Zachary Roach, CAGE 105A, Los Angeles
2015 The World as Will and Representation, collaboration with Maximilian Bauer, Selecto Planta Baja, Los Angeles
2011 Godondel, Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz, Berlin
 
Exhibitions | Group
2017 Sphären, Dandelion and Burdock, Los Angeles
in ατhεns : in vienna, curated by Antonia Rahofer and Kunstverein EXTRA, EXTRA ZIMMER, Vienna
The wound is the place where light enters you, Deutsche Gesellschaft für christliche Kunst, Munich
19 Positionen, Absolventenausstellung des Cusanuswerk Bonn, Folkwang Museum, Essen
in ατhεns, curated by Eleni Michaelidi and Antonia Rahofer, Snehta, Athens
Mediterranea 18, Young Artists Biennale, curated by Maja Ćirić, Tirana, Albania
 
2016 Standing Rock Benefit Exhibition, One Of Us Gallery, Los Angeles
G7 Gipfeltreffen, Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz, Berlin
Corrección, together with Víctor Albarracín Llanos, Sin Espacio, Cali, Colombia
Curated Loo, Chimento Contemporary, Los Angeles
Zum idealen Himmel, MFA Show, 18th Street Arts Center, Los Angeles
Fail Better, Last Projects, Los Angeles
 
2015 TOTALLY EAST SIDE LA CHOLOS. Don't break my heart – The House Show, Corazón del Sol's House, Los Angeles
REGIONAL, INTERNATIONAL, & EXTRATERRESTRIAL, Mars, Museum as Retail Space, Los Angeles
The Nature of Personal Reality, Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles
I HOPE THE WIND DONT BLOW, Lancaster Museum of Art and History Cedar, Lancaster
SUPER EDITION #3, SUPER, Vienna – Selecto Planta Baja, Los Angeles
Making Place, ACV Art Gallery, Lancaster
EX-CHANGE:RISK, House of Cyprus, Athens
 
2014 UTA, Art Weißensee, Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz, Berlin
COSMIC ANATOMY, Flat 1, Vienna
LONDON | VIENNA | CALLING, Semperdepot, Vienna
Things I have learned in my life, Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz, Berlin
 
2013 LONDON | VIENNA | CALLING, Mile End Art Forum, London
Saltototale, Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz, Berlin
Polished, seen in a mirror. together with Maximilian Bauer, Cusanushaus, Bonn – Mehlem
 
2012 Gib dem Affen Zucker, Tour Total, Berlin
SVEART, Saint Vincent European Art, Valle d'Aosta, Italy
Ausgerechnet Freitag der Dreizehnte, Kaufhaus am Oranienplatz, Berlin
Über die Milchstrasse ins Paradies, Atelier Wachter, Berlin
 
2011 Weißensee, Gallery of HBKsaar, Saarbrücken
Diplom-und Meisterschülerausstellung, Uferhallen, Berlin
Berliner Zimmergenossen, Funkhaus Berlin, curated by Lutz Henke und Amir Fattal
Leistungsschau, Kunsthalle am Hamburger Platz, Berlin
Hermann und Madeleine, Berlin
Café Schönstedt, 48H Neukölln, Berlin
 
2010 Energieschleuder, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
Lass die visuelle Perzeption außer Acht, Caochangdi Gallery, Beijing
Degeneration, Jennyfair, Vienna
Vorschlag für Ausstellung im Foyer, Art School Weißenseee, Berlin
 
2009 Glotz doch nicht so romantisch, C17 Offspacecenter, Vienna
 
2008 Final Presentation, Fluc, Vienna
Klassengesellschaft, Month of Photography, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
On-Stage, Kunstsilo am Osthafen, Saarbrücken
 
2007 First View, Kunsthalle Erfurt
Medienkunst der HBKsaar in der Moltkereiwerkstatt, Moltkerei Cologne, Cologne
See and be seen, The staged window in the city at night, Saarbrücken
» www.sehenundgesehenwerden.net
 
Screenings
2015 REGIONAL, INTERNATIONAL, & EXTRATERRESTRIAL, Mars, Museum as Retail Space, Los Angeles
2015 Open Studio Days, Otis, College of Art and Design, Los Angeles
2011 konnektor #04, “Sommerfest“, Konnektor - Forum für Künste, Hannover
da2011, tiny video festival, Institut für alles Mögliche, Berlin
ONE SHOT, Short Film Festival, Yerevan, Armenia
2010 SCREENING, Hotel de France, Berlin
6010, Internationale One Minutes und Kurzdokumentationen, Hilchenbach-Dahlbruch
 
Performances
2016 Sweet Memories, together with Peter Kalisch, Last Projects, Los Angeles
2008 Blondes Monster, Performance Pool II, brut Konzerthaus, Vienna
2007 Daddys little Princess, Performance, Saar University of Arts, Saarbrücken
 
Curatorial Projects
2014 - 2015 Selecto Planta Baja, together with Víctor Albarracín Llanos, Raul Paulino Baltazar and Alexandra Nazari
» www.selectoplantabaja.net
 
2009 Curating and organisation of the artsymposium Mythos und Heimat
» www.mythosundheimat.net
» download exhibition cataloge design by » Marie-Pascale Gafinen
 
2008 Co-Organisation of the Bild-rausch Videofestival Festival, Saarbrücken
» www.bild-rausch.de
 
Art-in-architecture
2014 SPITZE, Steeg, Tyrol, Austria, Supported by County of Tyrol
2012 Gib dem Affen Zucker! Tour Total, Berlin, Invited competition
Über allen Höhen ist Ruh, Max Delbrück Zentrum, Berlin, Invited competition
 
Lectures
2016 ALTERNATIVE ART SPACES, 3307 Washington Space, Los Angeles
2016 Provocative Aspects in Austrian Media Art, UCLA, Department of Design and Media Arts
2014 Art Lab on being an artist in Los Angeles, Villa Aurora, Los Angeles
2012 SALON expanded, Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen, Innsbruck
 
Bibliography
19 Positionen, Absolventenausstellung des Cusanuswerk Bonn, Folkwang Museum, Essen, Bonn
Aus Tirana Austria, Biennale of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean
      Bundeskanzleramt Österreich, Sonderzahl, Vienna
HOMEMediterranea 18 – Young Artists Biennale, Tiranë – Durres, BJCEM
      Biennale des Jeunes Créateurs de l´Europe et de la Méditerranée
SUPER EDITION #3, Vienna – Los Angeles
EX-CHANGE:RISK, Catalogue, Athens
LONDON | VIENNA | CALLING, Catalogue, London - Vienna
SVEART, Catalogue, Saint Vincent European Art, Catalogue,Valle d'Aosta, Italy
Das inszenierte Fenter in der nächtlichen Stadt, Catalogue, Saarbrücken
Bild-rausch Videofestival Festival, Catalogue, Saarbrücken
6010, Internationale One Minutes, Catalogue, Hilchenbach-Dahlbruch
 
Press
Cathryn Drake, Mediterranean See, Artforum, 06.14.17
Niki Russell, Field Trip: Mediterranea 18 (Young Artists Biennale), Albania, The Double Negative, 30.08.2017 
APA, Bludenzer „Sternenrotz“ für Athen, Vorarlberger Nachrichten, 04.04.2017
Catherine Wagley, Best Art Shows in a Bathroom, LA Weekly, 2016
Philippe Dimitriadis, Ex-Change: Risk: Past and present in negotiation, Popaganda, 28.02.2015
Stefano Monti, Valle d’Aosta: scende in pista la cultura, Artribune, 28.04.2013
 
Scholarships & Residences
2017 Snehta Residency in collaboration with Antonia Rahofer and Kunstverein Extra, Athens
2016 Artist in Residence at Sin Espacio, Cali, Colombia
2016 Academic Excellence Award, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles
2014 Otis International Scholarship, Los Angeles
2014 Scholarship by Cusanuswerk, Bonn
2011 Paliano Artist in Residence, County of Tyrol
2010 Project scholarship, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
2009 Performance scholarship, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
2007 Scholarship by Cusanuswerk, Bonn
 
Education
2014 - 2016 Otis, College of Art and Design, Los Angeles
2009 - 2012 Art School Weißensee, Berlin
2007 - 2010 Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
2004 - 2007 Saar University of Arts, Saarbrücken
2001 - 2004 Leopold Franzens University, Philosophy and Art History, Innsbruck