johanna müller

*1990, bürgeln (UR)
lives and works in winterthur, switzerland.
jm@johannamueller.net

︎artist statement


2022
four-month residence in paris (cité des arts international)
2020
six-month residence in buenos aires (winterthur)
2016-2019    
zurich university of the arts, art education departement, master
2014-2015    
six-month residence in berlin
2013-2014    
academy of fine arts leipzig, original printmaking class, ersasmus
2011-2014    
zurich university of the arts, art education departement, bachelor


filmography
2022 (upcoming)
who the f*** is karen? (don’t show feelings)
2021
what if i was wrong about what jesus looks like, hd video, 8‘16“
2019
how to sleep 8 hours in 4 hours, hd video, 15‘20“ (loop)
2018
digital sculpture no.1, hd video, 3‘27“ (loop)


Screening
2021

«what if i was wrong about what jesus looks like», 25. international short film days winterthur, züri shorts


solo and group exhibition
2022
kunstkasten, winterthur, solo
umprogrammiert festival at kleintheater luzern, vr lab luzern, biotic projections, showings
2021
«dezember ausstellung», kunsthalle winterthur, winterthur, group
«walled garden (getting on together) IV», kulturnacht winterthur, kunsthalle winterthur & geheimgang 188, VR live-performance, solo 
«what if, …», meet the artist & exhibition, villa sträuli, winterthur, solo
2020
«boring twenties», hrüze gegi, winterthur, group
2019
       
«dezember ausstellung», kunsthalle winterthur, winterthur, group
«diploma 2019», toni areal, zhdk, zurich, group


awards and fundings
2022
funding for «who the f*** is karen?», kultur komitee winterthur
2021
artist in residency, paris, 2022, canton zurich 
funding for «who the f*** is karen?», city winterthur
2020
design of the new year card for the city council of winterthur
2019        
artist in residency, buenos aires, july to december 2020, city winterthur
2018
open call, revisting black mountain, zhdk, zurich


selected collaborations
2022/2023
«mouvance.fixe (feat. johanna müller)», with stringtrio «triOlogie», classic music & video (upcoming)
«biotic projections», with lyn bentschik, linda vollenweider, franzika bruecker, yannick consaël, transdisciplinary performance project (upcoming)


selected press
2022
kunstbulletin, 5/2022, hinweis, by giulia bernardi, print
2021
PAGE magazin 7/21, look at me (bildtrends), «little alchemy», print
als internetflâneurin im walled garden, radio stadtfilter, winterthur
lecture performance: «what if, …», with sandra biberstein, radio stadtfilter, winterthur
2019
       
atelier buenos aires, winterthur


ff1971.ch collaboration 
2022
workshop with riccarda naef, hfbk hamburg (upcoming)
workshop with riccarda naef, köln (upcoming)
workshop, with eva hurley, kunsthalle bern 
2021
workshop «klausur», with riccarda naef & mike hentz, migrosmuseum zurich


back to dada performance-workshops with Riccarda Naef
2020       
1h performance workshop, online edition, zoom
2019
1 h performance crash workshop, oxyd kunsträume, winterthur
10 h performance workshop, performance lab, toni areal, zurich
2018
8h performance workshop, haus famos, st.gallen
6h performance workshop, dynamo, zurich
24h performance workshop, revisiting black mountain, toni areal, zurich
2017       
12h performance workshop, rote fabrik, zurich