Volker SCHREINER

Nationality: german

born 1957 in Germany
1977-83 Hochschule für Bildende Kuenste Braunschweig
lectures, workshops and seminars
among others: Goethe institutes Rome, Istanbul, Casablanca, Jerusalem, Bangkok; video art symposiom, Marl; festival “Berlin-Moskau grenzenlos“, Moscow; Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg; Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Bezalel Art Academy Jerusalem, Bahcesehir University Istanbul
1993 lectureship, Staatliche Hochschule für Gestaltung Karlsruhe
1994-98 lectureship, Hochschule für Bildende Kuenste Braunschweig
2000/01 visiting professor, Hochschule für Bildende Kuenste Braunschweig
2002/03 visiting professor, Johannes-Gutenberg-Universitaet Mainz

video works

1988 WHITE SCREEN, video
1989 WIPE BOARD, video
1990 BRIGHT BOX, video
1991 OPEN UP, video
1992 CROSSINGS, video-sculpture
1993 ROUNDABOUT, video-installation
1994 GROUNDED SKY, video-installation (with Christoph Girardet)
PASSGAE, video-sculpture
1995 RETAKE, video-installation
1996 SUBSOIL, video-installation (with Christoph Girardet)
1996/97 SEESAW, video
1998 FOLDER, video
1999 DIALOGUE, video-installation (with Christoph Girardet)
2000 RACK, video
PUSH, video-installation (with Christoph Girardet)
2001/02 ISTANTI, dance and video project (with Paola Rampone Sprovieri)
2003 SHADING, video (contribution to MAD'03 MICROSPACES, screenings on the television channel in the metro in Madrid and Barcelona)
2002/04 FICTION ARTISTS, video/ video-installation (with Christoph Girardet)
2004 COUNTER, video
2006 RADAR, video
CELL, video/ one channel installation
2007 FROM AFAR, video
CROSSWORDS, video installation
TEACHING THE ALPHABET, video
2008 SCOPE, video
2009 GRID, video
2010 CYCLE, video

awards, grants (selection)

1989 second prize, 5th Hamburger Kurzfilmfestival
1988/89 grant, Cité Internationale des Arts Paris
1991 first prize, 3rd International Sound Basis Visual Art Festival Wroclaw
1992 first prize, 5th Marler Video-Kunst-Preis
1993 second prize, 4th International Sound Basis Visual Art Festival Wroclaw
Lower Saxony artist annual grant
1994 supporting grant, Helmut-Kraft-Stiftung Stuttgart
1998/99 grant, Deutsche Akademie Villa Massimo Rome
1999/00 grant, Kunstfonds e.V. Bonn
2004 prize-winner of the Marler MEDIEN Raum-Wettbewerb
2005 3rd prize at the WRO’05 Biennale Wroclaw
audience award at VideoLisboa#5
2006 audience award at Etrange Festival, Paris

Presentations at festivals in, among other places, Berlin, Oberhausen, Rotterdam, Vila do Conde, Paris, Brussels, Madrid, Rome, New York, Montréal, Tokyo, Sydney; participation in numerous tours; works owned, among others, by the Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, the Mediathek of the Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, the Ludwig Museum Cologne, the Museum für Neue Kunst Karlsruhe, the Amsterdam Film Museum

16 MOVIES IN DISTRIBUTION

HOLLYWOOD MOVIE
2012 / DVCAM / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 7' 00 / 28 €
distribution: Digital file on server or HDV
PAIR OF
2011 / b&w / sound / single screen / 4' 38 / 24 €
distribution: Betacam SP or Digital file on server
CYCLE
2010 / Betacam SP / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 4' 14 / 24 €
distribution: Betacam SP
  SCOPE
2008 / Betacam SP / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 4' 57 / 24 €
distribution: Betacam SP
  FROM AFAR
2007 / Betacam SP / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 4' 55 / 24 €
distribution: Betacam SP
  TEACHING THE ALPHABET
2007 / Betacam SP / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 3' 34 / 21 €
distribution: Betacam SP or Mini DV
  CELL
2006 / Betacam SP / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 4' 27 / 20 €
distribution: Betacam SP or Digital file on server
RADAR
2006 / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 5' 14 / 21 €
distribution: Betacam SP
  COUNTER
2004 / Betacam SP / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 6' 30 / 21 €
distribution: Betacam SP or Digital file on server
FICTION ARTISTS
2004 / Betacam SP / color-b&w / sound / single screen / 45' 00 / 152 €
distribution: Betacam SP or Digital file on server
SHADING
2003 / b&w / silent / single screen / 1' 10 / 21 €
distribution: Betacam SP
RACK
2000 / color / sound / single screen / 5' 58 / 21 €
distribution: Betacam SP
FOLDER
1998 / Betacam SP / color / sound / single screen / 2' 57 / 19 €
distribution: Betacam SP
OPEN UP
1991 / Betacam SP / color / sound / single screen / 3' 05 / 19 €
distribution: Betacam SP
WIPE BOARD
1989 / U-Matic / color / sound / single screen / 2' 58 / 19 €
distribution: Betacam SP
WHITE SCREEN
1988 / U-Matic / color / sound / single screen / 3' 42 / 19 €
distribution: Betacam SP