About

CV

CONNI HOLZER, born 1988 in Lustenau, Austria

lives and works in Austria

Studio address: am Boehler 28a, A-6890 Lustenau

Contact: +43 650 49 33 292 / mail@conniholzer.com / www.conniholzer.com / instagram.com/conniholzer

 

EDUCATION

Self-taught artist with training in visual arts and expressive arts as part of her diploma in Holistic Arttherapy (academy with high attention on artistic competence).

2008-2011     Cultural and social anthropology at University Vienna, unfinished

2012-2018      Holistic Arttherapy at Academy for Arttherapy Vienna, diploma

 

EXHIBITIONS

s – soloshow, g – groupshow

2021

Es reicht vollkommen einfach da zu sein – Kunstweg am alten Rhein (Being here is totally enough – art-path) in Lustenau (A), g

feministival (the feminist festival) at Chybulsky in Feldkirch (A), g

Philosophy unbound – Hin-/Fortbewegung, F23 Vienna (A), g

round72, installation and digital art archive, Bregenz (A), g

Shame shouldn’t be a symptom at Improper Walls, Vienna (A), g

Exhibitionspace2021, online exhibition in four virtual rooms: conniholzer.com, s

2020

Die Kunst des Scheiterns / Art of failure, Art Gallery Vienna (A), g

2019

AusdrucksART in Götzis (A), g

Berührung in Farbe und Form (touchability in colour and form) at Artfestival „Was berührt dich?” in Lauterach (A), s

Oilpaintings at Wunderkammer (chamber of wonders) BOTTA in Lustenau (A), s

alive lines, at KreativWerkSalon, Bregenz (A), s

2018     Wachsen & Werden (growing and becomnig), art in the glasshouse at Rosenwaibel in Mäder (A), s

2016     Kunst(k)reise Artmosphäre, academy for arttherapy in Vienna (A), g

 

PERFORMANCE

l – live, v – virtual

2021

Zwischenschau: Zwischenraum – eine Reflexionsspektroskopie (inter-show: the space in between – a reflexionspectroscopy) with Claudia Michaela Scholz live at round72, Bregenz (A), l

Befreiungsakt (Liberation Act), Performancevideo for Es reicht vollkommen einfach da zu sein – Kunstweg am alten Rhein (A), v

2020

Bewahreeine Performance über das Verlieren, Finden, Berühren, Sammeln und Bewahren von Würde (preserve – a performance about loosing, finding, touching, collecting and preserving of dignity) via live stream & Performancevideo, part of the project Würde und Berührbarkeit in Zeiten von Abstandsgeboten (dignity and touchability in times of distance keeping)  from the Max Himmelheber-Stiftung & Würdekompass e.V. (DE), v

Failing (I grow) live at Die Kunst des Scheiterns / Art of failure, Art Gallery Vienna (A), l

2019

As git mi (I exist) live at AusdrucksART, Götzis (A), l

Kuana brengt mi ôm (nobody is killing me) live at artfestival Was berührt dich?  in Lauterach (A), l

Froga, loosa, reda (asking, listening, talking) live at BOTTA Lustenau & artfestival Was berührt dich?  in Lauterach (A), l

Take your time live at Kreativwerksalon Bregenz & AusdrucksART (A) l

 

PROJECT ORGANISATION

2021         idea, organisation & curation for the art-path “Es reicht vollkommen einfach da zu sein – Kunstweg am alten Rhein” in Lustenau (A)

2019        idea, organisation & curation for artfestival „Was berührt dich?“ in Lauterach (A)

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

2020       Scholarship for performance “bewahre” from the Max Himmelheber-Stiftung (DE)

 

MEMBERSHIPS

IG Bildende Kunst (pressure group visual arts), Austria

Founding member & headwoman of Netzwerk freier Künstlerinnen* – Verein zur Förderung und Vernetzung freier Kunstschaffender (network of free artists* – association for facilitation and networking), Austria

Associations for Arttherapists: ÖBKT &  ACT –  Austrian Association of Art and Creativity Therapy