MORITZ FEHR

NEWS (Exhibitions, Screenings, Commissions)

Upcoming:
Sound Art show at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston
(early 2017)

Aufs Maul geschaut
Sound Installation in cooperation with Studio TheGreenEyl
Special exhibition at Grimmwelt Kassel
16. June - 31. October 2016
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The Humanizer
Sound Installation / Sound Design for an exhibition by Simon Fujiwara at the Irish Museum
of Modern Art, Dublin
20 May - 28 August 2016
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Ashen Light
Surround Sound Composition for a film by the Museum of Jurassic Technology, Los Angeles
On view at the Borzoi Cabinet Theater from spring 2016
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FIlm inside an Image
Surround Sound Composition for a film installation by Gerard Byrne
Mead Gallery / Warwick Arts Centre, 16. January - 12 March 2016
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Colosseum 3D Film Screening
Paris Images Digital Summit
Centre des arts Paris, 28-30. January 2016
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Der Schatten des Körpers des Kutschers
Group Exhibition
Monika Baer, Michael Dreyer, Alvin Lucier, Stefan Ettlinger, Karin Sander, Sigune Siévi, Svenja Kreh, Zilla Leutenegger, Maass & Nayoungim, Katja Eydel, Achim Mohné, Moritz Fehr, Franz John, Rolf Walz
Organized by Clemens Krümmel
Kunstaele Berlin
16. January -16. April 2016
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Cast Behind You The Bones Of Your Mother: Clemens von Wedemeyer
Sound Installation in collaboration with Clemens von Wedemeyer and Lukas Hoffmann
KOW Gallery Berlin, 19. December - 27. February 2016
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Colosseum 3D Film Screening
BEYOND Film Festival
ZKM Karlsruhe, 14-18. October 2015
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Permanent Ultrasonic Sound Installation for GrimmWelt Kassel
In collaboration with TheGreenEyl, Berlin
From September 2015
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The River Mur - A cultural history
Two Commissioned Surround Sound Installations
Universalmuseum Joanneum, Museum im Palais, Graz
28.08.2015-17.07.2016
Opening: 27.08.2015, 19 Uhr
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Aeroport Mille Plateaux
Commissioned Video for an exhibition by Elmgreen & Dragset
Plateau Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul
23 July - 18 October 2015
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Aufs Maul geschaut
Sound Installation (in collaboration with TheGreenEyl, Berlin)
Poesiefestival 2015, Akademie der Künste, Berlin
Opening: 19.06.2015
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UNDERSOUND - Exhibition Catalogue
With contributions by Kathrin Meyer, Clemens Krümmel and Florian Sprenger.
Layout and Design: Gunnar Green, TheGreenEyl Berlin.
Limited Edition of 150 prints.
Published by Kunstverein Hildesheim / argobooks Berlin
ISBN: 978-3-942700-63-4
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TALKING PICTURE BLUES (VOICES RISING)
Songwon Art Center, Seoul
11. June - 6. July 2015
Kim Kim Gallery Presents: Talking Picture Blues (Voices Rising)
Curator: Clemens Krümmel
Artists: Seoyoung Chung 정서영| Moritz Fehr | The Grand Moving Mirror of California, Los Angeles | Franz John | Miyeon Lee 이미연 | Viola Rusche | Karin Sander | Romana Schmalisch – Mobile Cinema | Dierk Schmidt | Andreas Siekmann | Shane Simmons | Chris Ware | Ben Katchor | Austin Osman Spare | Stefan Ettlinger | Stefan Hayn | Hyangro Yoon 윤향로 
Support: Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture, Goethe Institut, Songwon Art Center
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Undersound
Solo Exhibiton
Kunstverein Hildesheim
April 18. – June 17. 2015
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Film Sound Composition (5.1 Channels) for Institute Above - Ground

A film by Florian Zeyfang / Lisa Schmidt-Colinet / Alexander Schmoeger
Presented at Forum Expanded, Berlinale Film Festival 2015
February 8. 4:30pm at Akademie der Künste / February 12. 5:30pm at Arsenal Kino, Berlin
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Mojave (A Person was here) - Stereoscopic 3D Video Installation
On permanent display at the Desert Research Station, Center for Land Use Interpretation, Los Angeles
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Desert Research Station (CLUI) Open House
Projects on the grounds by Steven Badgett, Moritz Fehr, Lucy Raven,
Steve Rowell, LeRoy Stevens and Deborah Stratman
November 14. 2014
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Museum der Dinge: Made in Germany – Politik mit Dingen. Der Deutsche Werkbund 1914
September 25. 2014 – March 16. 2015
Stereoscopic 3D video installation for the architectural model of Bruno Taut's Glas Pavillion and a 2-Channel introductory video for the exhibiton.
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K
unstverein Braunschweig: Clemens von Wedemeyer:
Every Word You Say

Artistic collaboration with Clemens von Wedemeyer and Lukas Hoffmann
September 13. – November 16., 2014
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Kunstverein Wiesbaden: Hausbesetzung
"scratching-kratzen" by Martin Zawadzki, Ursula Scherrer, Moritz Fehr
September 13. – December 14., 2014

Irish Sound, Science and Technology Association:

(ISSTC) Audio Fabric: Socio-Sonic Textures in the Real World

Film & Sound Installation
August 28 – 29 2014, Dublin, Ireland
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Dokumentarfestival DOKKA Karlsruhe 2014

"scratching-kratzen"
May 28. – June 1., 2014
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Inversion
Solo Exhibiton
February 8 – March 1, 2014
Opening: February 7th, 2014, 7 p.m.
Tieranatomisches Theater, Berlin

Voice: Johannes Reichert, Countertenor
Curated by Felix Sattler, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Kulturtechnik
In cooperation with the Animal Voice Archive (Tierstimmenarchiv) of the Natural
History Museum, Berlin.

Mojave (A Person was here): Film Screening
Talking Picture Blues - An exhibition from the Melton Prior Institute for Reportage Drawing and Printing Culture in Düsseldorf, organized by Clemens Krümmel
January 6th, 2014, 7 pm
Kunstsaele Berlin
Melton Prior Institute

Sound Composition for Great Salt Lake Landscan
Commissoned by the The Center for Land Use Interpretation, Los Angeles
January 24 – May 4, 2014
Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City
CLUI

Surround Sound Composition for the film The Language of the Birds
Presented in Ambisonics Surround Sound, on view at the Borzoi Cabinet Theater since November 2013
The Museum of Jurassic Technology, Los Angeles

Scratching-Kratzen
Exhibition project by Martin Zawadzki
Sound Installation and Performance (in collaboration with Ursula Scherrer)
October 25. - November 23., 2013
After the Butcher Gallery, Berlin

Elektroakustische Musik Hören
Presentation of recent works
11. July, 6 p.m.
Elektronisches Studio TU Berlin

Humboldt Lab Dahlem: Probebühne 1
Sound and Video Installations for "Das Museum der Gefäße"

14. March - 12. May 2013
Ethnologisches Museum, Berlin-Dahlem

Sound Layer Composition: Microbrigades - Variations of a story
A film by Florian Zeyfang, Alexander Schmoeger, Lisa Schmidt-Colinet
Premiere: Forum Expanded, Berlinale Film Festival 2013




PERMANENT INSTALLATIONS

Immersive Sound Installation (16 Channels) for the Jerusalem Panorama, Altötting, Germany
Since September 2009.
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Effulgence of the North

Immersive Sound Installation (8 Channels) for the Velaslavasay Panorama
Los Angeles, USA; Since July 2007.
A sonic exploration of the world of arctic sounds, ice and recordings of the Aurora borealis.
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The Garden of Eden on Wheels

Sound Installation (5 sonic miniatures) for a diorama exhibition at the Museum of Jurassic Technology,
Los Angeles, USA; Since January 2005.
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ABOUT

Moritz Fehr (*1981) works in sound art, experimental film and photography. He studied Media Arts at Bauhaus-University Weimar, Germany and Tokyo National University of the Arts, Japan, followed by a Ph.D. in Fine Arts at Bauhaus University and Studio for Electroacoustic Composition (SeaM) at Franz-Liszt Academy, Weimar.

He received scholarships from the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), from the Bauhaus Research School Weimar and the State of Thuringia, Germany.

His work has been presented at exhibition venues such as the Arko Art Center (Seoul), The Museum of Jurassic Technology (Los Angeles), European Media Arts Festival (Osnabrück), Filmwinter (Stuttgart), The Museum of Asian Art (Berlin), ZAIM Annex (Yokohama), Youkobo Art Space (Tokyo), Hygiene-Museum (Dresden), The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (Boston, in collaboration with the Museum of Jurassic Technology), After the Butcher Gallery (Berlin), the Ethnological Museum (Berlin), Kunstsaele (Berlin), KOW Berlin (in collaboration with Clemens von Wedemeyer), among others. His sound and radio work has been broadcasted on WDR3 and Deutschlandradio Kultur (Klangkunst). His latest solo exhibiton was presented at Kunstverein Hildesheim in 2015. In spring 2016 he finished a surround sound compositon as part of a new film produced by the Museum of Jurasssic Technology (Los Angeles) that will be on view throughout 2016.
He has held workshops and lectures at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Art, Bauhaus University Weimar and ETH Zürich.

Permanently installed work includes sound installations for the Velaslavasay Panorama (Los Angeles), for the Jerusalem Panorama (Altötting), the Museum of Jurassic Technology (Los Angeles) and a stereoscopic 3D video installation at the Desert Research Station of the Center for Land Use Interpretation in the Mojave Desert.




SELECTED PROJECTS

COLOSSEUM
2015
Stereoscopic Video, Ambisonics Surround Sound



Video Stills



Installation View Kunstverein Hildesheim



Installation View Kunstsaele Berlin 2016, Courtesy Kunstsaele Berlin, Photographer: Frank Sperling
Curated by Clemens Krümmel

 


CAST BEHIND YOU THE BONES OF YOUR MOTHER
2015
KOW Berlin
Artistic collaboration with Clemens von Wedemeyer and Lukas Hoffmann






CROSSINGS (RIVER MUR)
2015
Immersive surround sound installation
Exhibition "The River Mur: A cultural history" at Museum im Palais, Graz
28.08.2015-17.07.2016



UNDERSOUND
Contributions by Clemens Krümmel, Kathrin Meyer and Florian Sprenger
Layout and Design: Gunnar Green, TheGreenEyl Berlin
Limited Edition of 150 prints.
Published by argobooks Berlin, ISBN: 978-3-942700-63-4





INVERSION
2014
Immersive Sound Installation
32 Animal Voices and a Counter Tenor
Tieranatomisches Theater Berlin, 2014

In cooperation with the Hermann von Helmholtz-Zentrum für Kulturtechnik and the Animal Voice Archive, Museum of Natural History, Berlin. Curated by Felix Sattler


 


EVERY WORD YOU SAY
Kunstverein Braunschweig

Artistic collaboration with Clemens von Wedemeyer and Lukas Hoffmann
September 13 – November 16 2014





SCRIPTURE SIGNS
Photo Series
2013



MOJAVE (A PERSON WAS HERE)
2013

Stereoscopic Documentary with Ambisonics Surround Sound, 23 min.

On permanent display since November 2014 at the Desert Research Station,
Center for Land Use Interpretation (More Information and driving directions)




Film Stills (3D Stereo pairs)



Installation View



SCRATCHING-KRATZEN
4-Channel Sound Installation with Transducer Speakers and Performance
In collaboration with Martin Zawadziki and Ursula Scherrer
After the Butcher Gallery, Berlin, 2013



Photo credit: Martin Zawadzki

 


THREE VASES

3-Channel Video Installation
Museum der Gefäße at the Ethnological Museum of Berlin, 2013
(In collaboration with Büro für Neues Ausstellen, Berlin)








Installation View and Video Still



ROOM TONES
3-Channel Sound Installation for three ancient Vases
Museum der Gefäße at the Ethnological Museum of Berlin, 2013

room tones




THE CAREER OF A STONE
2-Channel Sound
Presented at After the Butcher Gallery, Berlin, 2012



Production Still


STRASSENSZENE
Stereoscopic Video-Sound-Installation, Atelierhof Kreuzberg, Berlin, 2010



(Photo Credit: Marcel Dickhage)




SOUND INSTALLATION FOR THE JERUSALEM PANORAMA ALTOETTING
Permanent since 2009
For 16 Audio Channels


Visitors on Panorama platform


Hidden speaker under the platform (Photo Credit: Peter Prautzsch)




VEHICLES, TOKYO
Photo Series, 2007
Labour of Love, Arko Art Center, Seoul, 2011, Curated by Miya Yoshida






CONTACT

mail (at) moritzfehr.de
mobile: + 49 ( 0 ) 174 92.31.733

 

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