vita

mario asef

*1971 born in Córdoba, Argentina. lives in Berlin.


education


1990-95
University of Architecture and Urban Development. Córdoba, Argentina.
1998-2000 
Academy of Visual Art, Karlsruhe, Germany.
2003 
Chelsea College of Art and Design, London.
2000-2004 
University of the Art (UdK) Berlin, Master of Art.

 

ongoing projects

 

Der Pyramidenbau von Raddusch in cooperation with the university of technology Cottbus (BTU)

Acousmatic Lectures, a series of lectures of science in art in cooperation with Errant Bodies Sound Art Project Space

 

solo exhibitions


2017

Cenit, Wild Palms, Düsseldorf
Acousmatic Lectures Series, Errant Sound, Berlin

2015

Lotería Nacional, La Miscelanea, Unarte, Puebla, Mexico

2014

Three Anachronisms, Wild Palms – Kühlhaus, Berlin

2013

Crossfade, Art Claims Impulse, Berlin (cat.)

2012

Prosthesis 9t, Die Raum, Berlin
Crossfade, Junge Kunst Wolfsburg e.V. (cat.)

2009

Raumprothesen
, Arttransponder, Berlin (cat.)

2007

Die Repräsentation als Wirklichkeit, Galerie Metro, Berlin
Signal Wave, Les Voutes, Paris

2006

EMPIRIEN, Brotfabrik Galerie, Berlin (cat.)

 

exhibitions (selected listing)


2017
 
Rebellion, Scotty, Berlin
In the sound Field, Errant Sound Project Space, Berlin

2016
 
Wild Palms, Untitled, Miami Beach, USA
Sound Matters, Errant Sound Project Space, Berlin
L'Intru (Invaders), Errant Bodies, Berlin
Books, Wild Palms, Düsseldorf, Germany

2015
 
L'Intru (Invaders), Friday Exit, Vienna
Aquamediale, Spreewald, Germany
Wild Palms, Wild Palms, Düsseldorf
The Art of Voice, The Voice Observatory, Errant Bodies – sound art project space, Berlin
L'Intru (Invaders), Rich Mix, London
Manifold Mapping, Casa Imelda, Mexico City

2014
 
Post-Colonial Flagship Store, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna
Stadt als Klangtext, Errant Bodies – sound art project space, Berlin
More than a Million, GlogauAir, Berlin
Returning to Sender, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

2013
 
Estate of the Real, Wild Palms – Kühlhaus, Berlin
Preview Berlin, art fair, Berlin
Instrumental, Leap Berlin, a sound-performance on a sound-installation by Andy Graydon

2012

23_dirty_feeds && dirty_mind, Loge, curator: Frank Barth und Daniel Caleb Thompson, Hamburg
Once Upon, Kunstverein Arnsberg, curator: Vlado Velko, with Ulrike Mohr, Alfredo Jaar, Karin Sander, u.a.
Dazzling & Haunted / Berlin Art Week, Art Claims Impulse, Berlin
Surf+Anarchie+Alchemie, Amtsrichterhaus Schwarzenbek, curator: Frank Barth, with Peter Friedl, Carsten Höller, Gregor Schneider, Susanne Klein, a.o.
Reality Terror, Depo-Istanbul, Istanbul
Faraway, So Close!, Fichte-Bunker, Berlin
 
2011
 
Pixel Pops 2011, Nouvel Organon, Paris
Abstract, Essays and Observations, Berlin
Tape Modern No. 24 NAVIGATING DARKNESS
Curated by Mira O’Brien and Helen Homan Wu, Berlin
Lichter Art Award 2011, Frankfurt a. Main, curators: Saul Judd, Matthias Ulrich
Emblem of Modernity, Pink Gallery, Berlin

2010
 
Man Son 1969, Villa Merkel, with Martin Kippenberger, Bruce Nauman, Peter Friedl , Cindy Sherman , a.o. curators: Andreas Baur, Frank Barth,Dirck Möllmann, Esslingen, Germany (cat.)
10 Years at Kasa, Kasa Gallery, curators: Selim Birsel, Aslı Çetinkaya, Erdağ Aksel, Istanbul (cat.)
Klondike River, Treasure Land, curator: Horst Griese, Achim Bitter, André Korpys and Markus Löffler, Bremen, Germany
Weil’ auf mir, du dunkles Auge, bauer&ewald, with Jeremiah Day, Klara Hobza, Daniel Seiple, and Erik Smith
 
2009
 
Man Son 1969, Hamburger Kunsthalle, with Joseph Beuys, Max Beckman, Dan Graham, a.o. curators: Frank Barth, Dirck Möllmann, Hamburg (cat.)
 
2008
 
Architektur, Künstlerhaus Bregenz, Austria (cat.)
 
2007
 
Capital 2014, curator: Caroline Lund, Lund, Sweden (cat.)
Legal Tender, KASA Gallery, Istanbul
Science Fiction, Galerie Metro, Berlin
have to leave my STUDIO, SSamzie Space,
curator: Hyunjin Shin, Seoul, South Korea (cat.)
PREVIEW 07- The Emerging Art Fair, Video lounge
curated by Sabine Schuetze, Berlin
 
2006
 
Urbane Legend, SSamzie Space, curator: Soohyun Park Seoul, South Korea (cat.)
 
2005

Art in the Age of New Technologies, Armenian Centre of Contemporary Experimental Art, Armenia (cat.)
 
2004

Frieze Art Fair, Dosensos, Resonance FM, London
Der negative Horizont, Podewil, Berlin
 
2003
 
Mobile Background, Launch Option Berlin, Büro Friedrich, Berlin
 
2002
 
Evolutionäre Zellen, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, Berlin
Station, Kunstraum Bethanien, Kreuzberg, Berlin
 

festivals & screenings
(selected listing)


2017

Fieldrecording as a Personal Practice, Errant Sound Project Space, Berlin


2016

Lecturer by Art Histories and Aesthetic Practices, Forum Transregionale Studien, Berlin
Lecturer by El Quijote: Diseñador de su propia experiencia, IED, Madrid
Lecturer by Conversas II, Berlin

2015

Acousmatic Lecture, org. by Schlegel Graduate School – Freie Universität Berlin, KuLe, Berlin

2013

Vis-à-Vis, org. by Berliner Pool, Art Claims Impulse, Berlin
 
2010

Port2010 / Soundgate, museum of modern art Kunsten, Aalborg, Denmark
SoundLAB VII , cologne global heritage of digital culture, Cologne, Germany
The Other and The Self, video stream, Voges Gallery, curated by Saul Judd, Frankfurt on the Main
 
2009

Transmediale 09
, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Arte, Salud y Sociedad, Proyecto Circo, curator: Ada Azor La Havana, Cuba
Bordet,Abandoned Gallery, Malmö, Sweeden
The Other and The Self, video stream, Voges Gallery, Frankfurt am Main
Zeppelin 2009 – Sonidos del Poder – Centro de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

2008

Zeppelin 2008
- Sorderas – Centro de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Les Rencontres Internationales, Madrid, Berlin, Paris

2006

Architektur und Film Festival
- Out of Disaster - Brotfabrik, Berlin

awards and scholarships


2017 
Acousmatic Lectures Series, project funding Schering Stiftung, Berlin, Germany
Griffin Art Projects, artist in residence program, Vancouver, Canada
2016 
Errant Sound, Project Space Award, Berlin Senat, Germany
2015 
IFA – Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen project-funding, Germany
2015 
Initiative Neue Musik project funding, Berlin
2015 
Arbeits- und Recherche Stipendium Berliner Senat 2015
2014 
Quartier21 – Artist in Residence Program, Vienna
2014 
Casa Imelda Artist in Residence, Mexico City, funded by IFA – Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen, Germany
2012 
Crossfade, project-funding Volkswagen, Wolfsburg, Germany

2009 
Frankfurter Kunstverein, Deutsche Börse Residency Program, Frankfurt, Germany
2009 
Raum Prothesen, project-funding Arttransponder, Berlin, Germany
2007 
Stiftung-Künstlerdorf, artist in residence program, Schöppingen, Germany
2007 
Signal Wave, project funding Senatsverwaltung für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kultur, Berlin
2006 
Schinckel Progressive - SSamzie Space, artist in residence program Seoul
2006 
EMPIRIEN, catalogue funding Senatsverwaltung für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kultur, Berlin
2006 
EMPIRIEN, project-funding Kulturamt Pankow, Berlin
2006 
Award of the Architektur und Film Festival - Out of Disaster - Berlin
2004 
Scholarship of the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, Berlin

 

publications


Aquamediale 11, festival catalogue, Spreewald, Germany 2016

volume 5 - issue 2, MIT Press, USA 2016
Voces
Issue 2, publisher Museo Universitario del Chopo, Mexico City, 2015
Free Berlin
Issue 2, Errant Bodies Press, Berlin 2015
PCFS
exhibition catalogue, Museumsquartier Vienna, 2014
Crossfade
catalogue, Kerber Verlag – Wolfsburg, 2013
Faraway so Close
exhibition catalogue, NODE Berlin, 2012
Reality Terror
exhibition catalogue, Istanbul, 2012
Klondike River
exhibition catalogue, HfK Bremen, 2010
10 Years at Kasa
exhibition catalogue, Istanbul, 2010
Raumprothesen
catalogue, Berlin, 2009
Man Son 1969
exhibition catalogue, Hamburger Kunsthalle, 2009
Architektur
exhibition catalogue, Bregenz, Austria, 2008
Capital 2014
exhibition catalogue, Lund, Sweden, 2007
hate to leave my STUDIO
studio program catalogue, Seoul, 2007
EMPIRIEN
catalogue, Berlin, 2006
Urbane Legend
exhibition catalogue, Seoul / Berlin, 2006
II. European Month of Photography
Berlin, 2006
Art in the Age of New Technologies
exhibition catalogue, Armenia, 2005
Wo liegt Berlin?
exhibition catalogue, Berlin, 2004
Guestroom
contemporary art magazine, London / Munich, 2004
Der Film entsteht vor Ort
Labor-Sonor-audio-CD, Charhizma Berlin, 2003
Zwischen Tür und Engel
exhibition catalogue Zionskirche, Berlin, 2002
 


other activities


Workshop holder IED Madrid, spring 2016

Workshop holder summer semester 2015 in Staatliche Hochschule für Gestaltung, Karlsruhe

Since 2014:

Member of Errant Bodies Sound Art Project Space, where he is organising interdisciplinary lectures for artists and scientists.

Co-organizer of Stadt als Klangtext, a series of 5 shows from August until December 2014 /

Co-founder of The Voice Observatory interdisciplinary lectures and exhibition series

Co-founder of Metro Gallery, 2007

Organizer and curator of "KaWe - aufsicht extended" a show presenting works of guards from KW Institute for Contemporary Art Berlin in the pause room for workers of KW Institute for Contemporary Art Berlin, coordially invited by Salon Familie Kartenrecht, Berlin 2007

Workshop holder about Sound Art in UdK Universität der Künste Berlin, 2005 /06

Workshop holder about Sound Art in Vsions of Art, online teaching, 2010 / 12