Laurent Ziegler (MA) was born in Vienna, Austria. He is a freelance photographer with a strong focus on people, performative and documentary work. Laurent studied Political Science at the University of Vienna and completed educational programs in contemporary dance and film. He seeks exchanges with artists from different genres at the interface between performance and documentation. His work is internationally represented in group and solo exhibitions. Besides, Laurent teaches photography as part of an arts in education program in Sri Lanka and is a member of Kuenstlerhaus Wien and Bildrecht.
Village Voice New York, Wired Magazine New York, Bloomsbury Publishers London, Sky Arts UK, Singapore Arts Festival, Austrian Cultural Forum London, MUMOK Museum of Modern Art Vienna, Impulstanz Vienna, Wiener Festwochen, Players Berlin, Hilti Foundation Schaan, Doc! Photo Magazine Warsaw, Zoom Magazine Italy
2015 Photon Gallery Vienna, Austria ("Zipped Worlds", group exhibition) 2014 MAK Museum of Applied Arts Vienna, Austria ("photo::vienna", group exhibition) 2014 Austrian Cultural Forum Washington DC, USA ("Sensitive Viewing Habits", group exhibition) 2014 Odaada Gallery Vienna, Austria ("Gras", installation with Georg Blaschke) 2014 Bildraum Gallery 01 Vienna, Austria ("Verortungen", installation with Malika Fankha) 2014 Dance Identity Festival Burgenland, Austria ("Gras", installation with Georg Blaschke) 2013 Impulstanz Festival Vienna, Austria ("Gras", installation with Georg Blaschke) 2012 Eyes On | Monat der Photographie Vienna, Austria ("Coming of Age", group exhibition) 2012 Kunst in der Kartause Krems, Austria ("Reframe #1", installation) 2011 Tanec Praha Festival, Czech Republic ("Vertical Road", solo exhibition) 2010 Salon XV Vienna, Austria ("Chromolab", installation with Victoria Coeln) 2008 Wave Photo Gallery Brescia, Italy ("Eyes on Japan", solo exhibition) 2007 Knew Gallery Washington DC, USA ("Photo-Rama", group exhibition) 2007 BankArt Theatre Yokohama, Japan ("Three", mixed media performance with Sengiku Bando) 2006 Austrian Cultural Forum Washington DC, USA ("un|still", solo exhibition)