SELECTED WORKS

SELECTED VIDEOS

KATJA LOHER

Vuela Vuela Tonkiri, 2016

Two-channel video composition with sound, 5:15min Self-contained video sculpture; acrylichemispheres, video screen embedded in wooden white finished case, on/off switch and sound control

26 x 42.5 x 10in. (66 x 108 x 25.4cm)

Edition Unique

KATJA LOHER

Portal I (Existence), 2014

Video composition, 5:30min, looped Self-contained video-sculpture; acrylic hemisphere, video screen embedded in wooden, white finished case

28 x 38in. (71.1 x 96.5cm)

KATJA LOHER

Where today turns into tomorrow, 2015

Two-channel video composition with sound, 7:30min, looped Self-contained video-sculpture; acrylic hemispheres, video screen embedded in wooden white finished case on/off switch and sound control

26 x 42.5 x 10in. (66 x 108 x 25.4cm)

KATJA LOHER

Can Volcanoes Spit Incandescent Sap?, 2016

Single-channel video, 7:10 minutes, looped Hand-blown glass bubble, video screen embedded in white acrylic

15 x 20 x 5.5in. (38.1 x 50.8 x 14cm)

Edition Unique

KATJA LOHER

What's the color of air?, 2015

Two-channel video composition with sound, 5:55minutes looped, Hand-blown glass bubbles, video screen embedded in white acrylic on/off switch and sound control

14 x 14 x 10in. (35.6 x 35.6 x 25.4cm)

Edition 3 of 5

KATJA LOHER

How Do Shadows Enter The Mind?, 2017

3 -channel video, 8:09 minutes, looped hand-blown glass sculpture , video screen embedded in black acrylic On/Off switch and sound control 15 x 20 x 9in. (38 x 51 x 30 cm)

15 x 20 x 9in. (38.1 x 50.8 x 22.9cm)

Edition unique

KATJA LOHER

Manhattan Tree #4, 2016

Gray Elm Tree stump with 1 video-bubble 1-Channel video composition with sound, 4:30min, looped Video projectors embedded found tree stump on/off switch and sound control

21 x 19 x 14.5in. (53.3 x 48.3 x 36.8cm)


Edition Unique

KATJA LOHER

How Blue Can Smoke Be?, 2012

Single-channel video, 4:20 minutes, looped Hand-blown glass bubble, video screen embedded in white acrylic

15 x 20 x 7.5in. (38.1 x 50.8 x 19.1cm)

Edition Unique

KATJA LOHER

Manhattan Tree #5, 2016

Gray Elm Tree stump with 2 video-bubbles 2-Channel video composition with sound, 7:20min, looped Video projectors embedded found tree stump on/off switch and sound control

37.5 x 28 x 23in. (95.3 x 71.1 x 58.4cm)

Edition unique

KATJA LOHER

Manhattan Tree #1, 2016

Gray Elm Tree stump with 1 video-bubble 1-Channel video composition with sound, 8:26min, looped Video projectors embedded found tree stump on/off switch and sound control

 

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KATJA LOHeR

b. 1979 Zurich, Switzerland

Lives and works in New York City, NY

Katja Loher was born in 1979 in Zurich, Switzerland, she lives and works in New York City. 

Loher’s work has appeared internationally in many solo and group exhibitions including: Core Club, New York, USA (2017); Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT, USA (2016); C24 Gallery, NY, USA (since 2013); NBMAA, New Britain, CT, USA (2015); TelFair Museum, Savannah, Georgia, USA (2015); World Expo Museum, Shanghai, China (2014); Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa (2014); ); MuBE, Museu Brasileiro da Escultura, São Paulo, Brazil (2012); Venice Architecture Biennale, Venice, Italy (2010); MAXXI Museum, Rome, Italy (2010); Gallery Andres Thalmann, Zurich (since 2010); United Nations Pavilion, Shanghai Expo, China (2010); Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX (since 2009); Biennale Chongqing, China (2009); Siggraph Asia, Yokohama, Japan (2009); Art Digital, Moscow, Russia (2005) and the State Hermitage Museum, St. Peterburg, Russia (2005).   

Katja Loher’s work is featured in numerous notable private and public collections including Credit Suisse Collection, Zurich, Switzerland, 21C Museum, Kentucky, USA, Anthem of the Seas Art Collection, Miami, USA, Jorge Perez Collection, 

Miami, USA, eN Arts Collection, Tokyo, Japan and Horsecross Collection, Perth, UK.

In the last years the artist has received several awards including TPC CreaTVty Award from the Swiss TV Production Center, as well as a number of distinguished artist residencies in New York, Berlin and Beijing.

Recently Loher’s work has been commissioned for large-scale Art & Architecture projects at the new headquarters of SwissGrid, Switzerland (opening in spring 2018), Related Group/Jorge Perez, at SLS Hotel, Miami, USA (2016), and Oasis VIP Lounge, at Bogota Airport, Colombia (2015). 

Education

2004 Diploma, Department of Art and Media Art, Art Academy Basel, FHBB GCM

2001-4 HBB HGK, Fine Art Academy Basel

2000-1 ESBA, Fine Art Academy Geneva

Solo Exhibitions

2017

The Trembling of a Leaf or the Movement of the Universe?, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX, USA

2016  

Vuela Vuela, C24 Gallery, New York, NY, USA

Where do Things in Dreams go?, Galerie Andres Thalmann, Zurich, Switzerland

2015  

How Can We Cool Down The Glided Sun Beams? New Britain Museum of                 American Art, New Britain, CT, USA

Beeplanet, Telfair Museum, Savannah, Georgia, USA

Se a cor verde sumir um dia, que cor poderá substituí-la?, Galleria Lourdina Jean               Rabieh, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Solo exhibition and Book launch

Will the Sun…?, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX, USA

Telfa the Museums Pulse Festival 2015 in Savannah, GA, USA

Opening of "Oasis Lounge" Airport in Bogota, Colombia

2014  

BANG BANG C24 Gallery, New York, NY, USA

Volta NY, Solo Booth C24 Gallery, New York, NY, USA

Galleria Lourd Jean Rabieh, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Videoplanet-Orchestra, The Figge Museum in Davenport, IA, USA

Galleria Tiziana Di Caro, Salerno, Italy

Exhibition & Forum for Art Installation, Long Museum, Shanghai, China

2013   

Miniverse, Art Museum Uri, Switzerland

Will the Moon ...? Galerie Andres Thalmann, Zurich, Switzerland

LOT, Land of Tomorrow, Louisville, KY, USA

Who Collects Clouds in the Sky?, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX, USA

How Blue Can Be Smoke ?, the C-Space, Beijing, China

2012 

MuBE,  Museu Brasileiro da Escultura, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2011 

Miniverse # 1, Galleria Tiziana Di Caro, Salerno, Italy

Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX, USA

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, CO, USA

Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

Vernon Project, Prague, Czech Republic

2010 

Galeri Andres Thalmann, Zurich, Switzerland

2009 

Galleri Tiziana Di Caro, Salerno, Italy

Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX, USA

2008 

A.I.R. ONE, Substitute, Berlin, Germany

2007 

Scène2, Senones, France

Tony Wuethrich Gallery, Basel, Switzerland

Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal, Switzerland

2006 

Forum Vebikus, Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Dublin Fringe 2006, Dublin, Ireland

The Artist Network Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2005 

Love.co I, The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia

Rose D'Or Festival in Switzerland, the KKL Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland

Group Exhibitions (Selected)

2017

Contemporary Istanbul, with C24 Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Seattle Art Fair, with C24 Gallery, Seattle, WA, USA

Art New York, with C24 Gallery, New York. NY, USA

Aniwa Gathering, The Boa Foundation, Ibiza, Spain

2016

Small Scales: Lands of Enchantment, The Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT, USA

XX Part Two: 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston,                          TX, USA

The 3rd China International Art Forum & Exhibition on Installation Art, Today Art,                  Museum, Beijing, China

2015

COLOR ART COIRIS, Casa Calle 78, Bogota, Colombia

CANVAS, Outdoor Museum Exhibition, West Palm Beach, USA

IDENTITE REVE(L)EE, mi Gallery, Paris, France

ART TODAY: 2000- Present, NBMAA, New Britain, CT, USA

Pool Party, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, TX, USA

2014

Interplanetary Kisses, Lyle O. Reitzel, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Powerstation of Art, the Forum for Art Installation, Shanghai, China

Werkstoffe Glas, Vebikus, Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Artworks for Change, Nature's Toolbox, Art and Invention, the University of                           Northern          

Iowa Gallery of Art, Iowa, USA

Cool the Planet Stories for when it gets hot IV. Artport

2013 

Around the Table, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA, USA

Other Voices, C24 Gallery, New York, NY, USA

The Leonardo in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA (upcoming)

Nature's Toolbox Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, Kansas, USA

2012 

The Field Museum, Chicago, IL, USA

Augmentations, Municipality Gallery Netanya, Israel

2011  

Dialogicos, Lourd Jean Rabieh Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Photography as Object, Martha Schneider Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

2010 

NETinSPACE MAXXI, National Museum of the Arts of the XXIst Century, Rome,           Italy

Biennale di Venezia - 12th International Architecture Arsenal Nord, Venice

United Nations Pavilion at the Shanghai Expo, Shanghai, China

New Sculptural Media, Armory Center for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Porsche Center, Padova, Italy

2009 

Post Dimension - Journey in the Contemporary Art, Torrione passare of Bari, Italy

Siggraph Asia 2009, Yokohama, Japan

Tina B, Festival of Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic

Modern Art Gallery in Taichung / Founder Museum, Beijing, China

Biennale Chongqing, Chongqing, China

Dialogue of the Generations, Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal, Switzerland

2008 

SUMMERTIME 08, Galleri Christoffer Egelund, Copenhagen, Denmark

Primacy, Threshold Art Space, in Perth, UK

Art Is My Playground, Tershane, Istanbul, Turkey

2007

New York City Panorama, Flux Factory, New York, NY, USA

Biennale Parallel, Tershane Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

798 /Dashanzi Art Festival, Beijing, China

NO1 Artbase, 798 Area, Beijing, China

Forums & Elzbieta Koscielak Gallery Lesnica Castle, Zamek, Poland

2006

Iaab Choices, Kunstraum in Riehen, Basel, Switzerland

Alexander Clavel Fundation Prize Villa Wenkenhof, Basel, Switzerland

2005 

Art Digital 2005, M'ARS Centre of Contemporary Arts, Moscow, Russia

Art Fairs (Selected)

2017  

Seattle Art Fair, C24 Gallery, Seattle, WA, USA

Art New York with C24 Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2016

Contemporary Istanbul, C24 Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Art Southampton, C24 Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY, USA

Art New York with C24 Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2015

Contemporary Istanbul with C24 Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Pulse New York with C24 Gallery, New York, NY

2014 

Istanbul Contemporary & Artist Talk with C24 Gallery, New York

Volta NY, Solo booth, with C24 Gallery, New York

SP- Arte, 3 artist booth, with Galleria Lourdina Jean Rabieh, San Paulo, Brazil

2013

Contemporary Istanbul with C24 Gallery, New York

Pulse Miami with C24 Gallery, New York

Pulse New York with C24 Gallery, New York

2012

Impulse, Pulse Miami, Solo booth, with Scaramouche Gallery, New York

Houston Art Fair, Solo booth, with Anya Tish Gallery, Houston

2011 

Loop Barcelona 10, with Braverman Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel

Rome Contemporary Art Fair, Out of Range Section, with Tiziana di Caro,                             Salerno

Salerno Art Stage Singapore, Solo booth, with Galerie Vernon, Prague

2010 

Kunst 10 Zürich, Solo booth, with Galerie Andres Thalmann, Zürich

Artissima 17 International, Fair of Contemporary Art in Turin, with Tiziana di                           Caro, Salerno

VOLTA Basel, Lightbox, Solo booth, with Vernon Gallery, Prague

2009

Art Verona on Stage, Solo booth, with Galleria Tiziana di Caro, Salerno

2008 

Art 39 Basel, with Tony Wuethrich Gallery, Basel

2007 

Istanbul Contemporary Art Fair, with Tershane Gallery, Istanbul

2006 

Diva Digital & Video Art Fair, New York, with theartistnetwork, New York

Awards & Grants

2010  

Art credit Award, Basel-Stadt

2009 

Artist in Residence, 6 month in Beijing, China, iaab: International Exchange &             Studio Program Basel

2008 

VALiART-Award by Valiant, Bern

AudioVision and Multimedia Grant, Canton of Basel

Artist in Residence, 6 month in Berlin, Germany, Cultural Department                                     Schaffhausen

2007

0-1 Artist Visa, Artist in Residence, New York City

2006

Alexander Clavel Foundation of Cultural Development Foundation Prize,                     Riehen, Basel

Artist in Residence, 6 month New York, iaab: International Exchange & Studio                       Program Basel 

2004 

TPC CreatTVy Award for new media, TPC Production Center, Zurich

Art Credit Award, Basel-Stadt

Collections

21C Museum, Louisville, Kentucky, USA

Credit Suisse Collection, Geneva, Switzerland

eN Arts Collection in Tokyo, Japan

GC. AC - Galleria Comunale d'Arte Contemporanea of Monfalcone, Italy

Sara Lahat Private Collection, Herzliya, Israel

Horsecross Collection, Permanent Collection of Digital Art, Perth, UK

Private Collections in Belgium, Brazil, Guatemala, Israel, Germany, Italy, Russia, Switzerland and USA

Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa, USA

New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut, USA

Art collection for Anthem of the Seas, Royal Cruise, SUNSHINE 2, ROYAL ESPLANADE DECK 4