Felix Malnig,


Austrian artist, born in Nürnberg in 1967, raised in Germany and Canada. Currently lives and works in Vienna. He studied fine arts at the "Hochschule für Angewandte Kunst" (University of applied arts) in Vienna under Maria Lassnig and Christian Ludwig Attersee and graduated in 1992. In addition he studied architecture at the Technical University in Vienna for two years.

His work can be found in public art collections and museums throughout Austria, such as the Art Collection of the Austrian Government, the Landesmuseum Niederösterreich, St.Poelten, the Art Collection of the City of Vienna, the Museum Arbeitswelt Steyr, the Artothek Krems, the Strabag Kunstforum, the Siemens Art Collection, the Bank Austria Art Collection and the Ursula Blickle Video Archiv

Stipends/ Artist in residence- programs: 
 

2006-2012 Studio grant, Vienna, funded by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Art and Culture (BMUKK)
2011 Artist in Residence- program in Paliano, Italy, funded by the Government of Lower Austria, Department for Art and Culture
2007 Artist in Residence- program in Chicago, USA, exchange program of the SAIC (School of the Art Institute Chicago) and the Government of Lower Austria, Department for Art and Culture
2003 Artist in Residence- program in Chengdu, China, funded by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Art and Culture (BMUKK)
2000 Artist in Residence- program in Budapest, Hungary, funded by the City of Vienna, Department for Art and Culture
1993-1994 Research stipend in Venice, Italy (Accademia di Belle Arti)

Art awards:
 

2008 Strabag Art Award, Anerkennungspreis
2000 Förderungspreis der Stadt Wien
1999 Arbeitsstipendium der Stadt Wien
1993 Erwin Ringel-Kunstpreis
1993 Annerkennungspreis des Landes Niederösterreich 

Artist talks:
 

2009             

College of DuPage,  Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA

Solo Exhibitions

 

2017 "Cold Song", Galerie Wolfrum, Wien
2016

2015

2014

2009

2008
2007
2004
  • "playground", Galerie habres + partner, Vienna, Austria
2002
2000
1999
1998
1996
  • "reality bits", Donauraum, Vienna, Austria

Group Exhibitions/ Filmscreenings


2016
2015
2012
2011
  • Filmscreening at the Filmmuseum (Vienna Art Week), Vienna
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", Gasometer Triesen, Liechtenstein
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", Stadtmuseum, St. Pölten
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", National Art Museum of Azerbaijan, Baku
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", Vilnius
2010
  • "Ich ist ein anderer"- Die Kunst der Selbstdarstellung, Landesmuseum Niederösterreich, St.Pölten (catalog)
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", 4. International Beijing Art Bienalle, NAMOC- National Art Museum China, Beijing, China (catalog)
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", Rezan Has Museum, Istanbul, Turkey
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", Centar savremene umjetnosti Crne Gore, Podgorica/Montenegro
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", Old Pallouriotissa Market Hall, Nicosia, Cyprus
  • "In Between- Austria Contemporary", Gyula, Hungary
  • "Lange Nacht des Films", Galerie blaugelbezwettl, Zwettl
2009
2008
2006
  • "visual drugs", Zürich, Switzerland
  • "urban maze", Galerie habres+partner, Vienna, Austria
  • "Art First", artfair, Bologna, Itally
2005
  • "Phänomen Landschaft", Niederösterreichisches Landesmuseum, St. Pölten, Austria
2004
  • "Phänomen Landschaft", Niederösterreichisches Landesmuseum, St.Pölten, Austria
  • "Der Doppelte Blick", Palais Thurn und Taxis, Bregenz, Austria
  • "Schmale Taschen", Praxis, Wien
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
  • "An einen Haushalt", Galerie Maerz, Linz, Austria
1998
1997
  • "Aktuelle Kunst aus Österreich", WAFA Bank, Casablanca, Morroco; catalog
  • "cut & paste", Galerie Cult, Vienna, Austria
  • "BLOCK", Apostelhof, Vienna, Austria
1996
  • "Produkt, Prozeß und Bier", Ballgasse 6, Vienna, Austria
  • "DANKE..., daß Sie sich für Kunst entschieden haben", Apostelhof, Vienna, Austria
1995
  • "event", Kunstraum Wien, Vienna, Austria
  • "unter uns", Galerie alpha-jetzt, Stuttgart, Germany
1994
  • "Felix Malnig & Boris Mihalj", Galleria il Cantiere, Venice, Italy
1993
  • "Zierschlacht", Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, Vienna, Austria; catalog
1991
  • Alte Sargfabrik, Vienna, Austria
1990
  • "12", Galeria El Almacen, Lanzarote, Spain; catalog
  • "Sommeratelier Hannover", Hannover, Germany
1989
  • "Ausstellung der Meisterklasse Lassnig", Heiligenkreuzerhof, Vienna, Austria; catalog
1988
  • Sezessionstage, Frauenbad, Baden, Austria
"Sharp Chic", Freiraum/Q21, Museumsquartier Wien, Vienna, Austria (catalogue)
On Paper, Gahlberg Gallery at the McAninch Arts Center, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA (catalogue)
In Between. Austria Contemporary, Galerija Umjetnina Split, Split, Croatia
Destination Chicago- StipendiatInnen 2005-2008, IG-Bildende Kunst, Vienna
working_world.net, Museum Arbeitswelt Steyr, Steyr