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07 Jan 2019 | New work: Swing, 2018
The documentation of the work Swing, 2018, which was shown last May in Switzerland, is now available online.
30 Sep 2017 | New domain
The domain of the website moved to .art. Please note the new contact email studio@tobiaszehntner.art.
09 Oct 2015 | Screening in Chicago
The documentation video of Orbit (2015) will be part of Streetlight at RomanSusan Gallery in December in Chicago, USA.
11 Jul 2015 | Video profile
The University of Chicago Arts, Science and Culture Initiative published a video about my collaboration with Damien Bright and Cameron Hu.
28 Jun 2015 | Updated Artist's Statement
I updated my Artist’s Statement to reflect my current artistic practice.
18 Jun 2015 | Orbit at Pantocrátor Gallery
The work Orbit will be displayed at Pantocrátor Gallery at M50 in Shanghai from June 21 to 30. Opening on Saturday June 21, 6-9pm. M50, Moghanshan Rd. Bld. 4B 105, Shanghai, China.
03 Jun 2015 | Shanghai Residency
I have moved to Shanghai, China, to participate in an artist’s residency at the Pantocrátor Gallery.
27 May 2015 | New work: Orbit
The documentation of the work Orbit, which was presented at the MFA Show the past few weeks, is now available online.
10 May 2015 | John Quincy Adams Fellowship
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago has awarded me the John Quincy Adams Fellowship in connection with conferring me the Master of Fine Arts in Studio.
21 Apr 2015 | Presentation for the Arts, Science & Culture Initiative
Me and my collaborators Damien Bright and Cameron Hu will present our ongoing work on the theme of Adjustments for the Arts, Science & Culture Initiative of the University of Chicago. May 5, 5pm, Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E 60th St, Chicago, USA. More…
20 Apr 2015 | MFA Show
The new work Orbit (2015) will be presented at the MFA Show April 25–May 13. Reception: Friday, April 24, 7–9pm. Sullivan Galleries, 33 S State St, 7th floor, Chicago, USA.
06 Apr 2015 | Interview
I have been featured in a short series of interviews with graudating MFAs. Find the video here.
15 Feb 2015 | Exhibition in Portland OR
The work Aquarium will be part of the group show To Feel What I Am at Hap Gallery in Portland OR, 5-28 March 2015.
06 Jan 2015 | New work online
The new work Untitled (swing) is now online.
30 Nov 2014 | Graduate Collaboration Grant, University of Chicago
The Arts, Science and Culture Initiative of the University of Chicago has awarded a Graduate Collaboration Grant to me and my two collaborators, Damien Bright and Cameron Hu (Ph.D Candidates, Anthropology, UChicago). Read more about the project here.
09 Nov 2014 | Media Futures Exhibition
I will present new work at the Media Futures exhibition in Chicago. 2 December 2014 - 14 February 2015. Reception: Friday, 5 December, 4.30–7.00pm. Sullivan Galleries, 33 S. State St., 7th floor, Chicago.
06 Oct 2014 | Screening in Copenhagen
The work Aquarium will be shown at the 20-year-anniversary of Kulturo Magazine at Dome of Visions in Copenhagen, Denmark. Saturday, 25 October 2014, 8pm. Check the Facebook Event for details.
03 Oct 2014 | Interview in fNews, Chicago
fNews Magazine has published an interview with me in their October issue.
01 Sep 2014 | Gelman Scholarship Finalist
I made it to the Final round for the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Trust Scholar and Fellow Program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
08 Apr 2014 | Exhibition in Bloomingdales, Chicago
The work 12 Step will be exhibited at SAIC at 900 in Bloomingdales, 900 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, from 11 April to 8 May 2014.
19 Mar 2014 | In Conversation with Natalia De Orellana
Natalia De Orellana from FLAT Space has conducted an interview with me. The audio is available here.
24 Feb 2014 | Exhibition at FLAT
Two new works, Skyline and Untitled (two bulbs) will be presented in the exhibition Visual Ends: The Edge of Perception, at FLAT Space, Chicago. 28 February - 30 March 2014, Sat & Sun 1-4pm. Opening: Friday 28 Feb, 7-10pm, 2023 S Ruble Street, Chicago, IL 60616.
26 Aug 2013 | Moved to Chicago
The quiet period of the past year is owed to me preparing my next educational step. I am all the more happy to announce that I now have started a Master of Fine Arts in Studio, Art and Technology Studies, at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, USA. This has only been possible with the help of a number of sponsors, among them a Fulbright Scholarship.
24 Jun 2012 | Exhibition at DegreeArt
The works Matchbox Melody, Break Time and Aquarium will be part of the show Audio Video at the DegreeArt Gallery: 5-29 July 2012, 12-6pm, 12A Vyner Street, London E2 9DG.
11 Apr 2012 | Exhibition at No Format and Son Galleries
I am participating in the two part show The Function of the Oblique, produced and curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini, and will be showing the works No Input and Surfaces respectively. More details and the press release can be found on the Facebook event page. Part I: Resistance, No Format Gallery, 14 - 22 April 2012, PV: 13 April, 6-10 pm, 2nd Floor Studios & Arts, Harrington Way, London SE18 5NR. Part II: Action, Son Gallery, 27 April - 26 May 2012, PV: 25 April, 6-9 pm, Unit 9c, 133 Copeland Road, London SE15 3SN.
10 Apr 2012 | Screening in Kiev
Aquarium will be screened at the Vidas Bivenis exhibition at A-House Gallery in Kiev, Ukraine, 11-20 May 2012.
06 Apr 2012 | Screening in Athens
The work Aquarium will be screened in the video art program Is. The. Message. Medium. The. for the symposium The New Sensorium at the Panteion University in Athens, Greece, 21-22 April 2012.
24 Oct 2011 | Affordable Art Fair in Hampstead
The work Wave (water) will also be shown at the Affordable Art Fair in Hampstead Heath 27-30 October 2011.
15 Oct 2011 | Affordable Art Fair in Battersea
The work Wave (water) will be shown at the Recent Graduates Showcase at Affordable Art Fair, Private View Oct 19th, 5.30-9.30pm; Thu 11am-9.30pm, Fri-Sun 11am-6pm. Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ.
12 Oct 2011 | Multichannel event
I will participate in the Multichannel event by Ché Zara Blomfield. This Sunday October 16th, 7-10pm. At Richmix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 6LA, London, UK.
15 Sep 2011 | Show at The Alekano Club
The work Aquarium will be part of the show I Wish I Was A Circle at The Alekano Club in Hoxton, London, September 16th-18th 2011. More info on the Facebook event page.
29 Aug 2011 | Quadrangle Film Festival
The work Aquarium will be shown at the Quadrangle Film Festival in Shoreham, Kent, UK. 2-4 September 2011.
13 Jun 2011 | Artist talk
In the context of the Holmfirth Arts Festival I will give an artist talk on Saturday 18 June 2011. Back Lane Art Space, 4-6pm, Holmfirth UK.
11 Jun 2011 | Goldsmiths Degree Show
The works Wave (light) and Wave (water) will be shown at the Goldsmiths Degree Show 24-27 June 2011. Private view 23 June 6-9pm; 24-27 June 2011, Fri-Mon 10am-7pm, Sun 10am-4pm, Ben Pimlot Building, 3rd Floor, New Cross, London SE14 6NW, UK.
11 May 2011 | Holmfirth Arts Festival
The video Aquarium will be shown at the Holmfirth Arts Festival 11-26 June 2011 in Holmfirth UK.
19 Apr 2011 | Art Walks, Greece
The work Trace (2010) will be screened in the frame of Art Walks, an open exhibition organized by Cultural Antilogos. Wednesday 27th of April, 9.30pm, Amfeias square, Kalamata, Greece.
21 Oct 2010 | Front Row on BBC 4
BBC Radio 4 will air an episode of Front Row in which I participated in on 22 October 7.15pm.
30 Jun 2010 | Videoart Festival Miden, Greece
The works Trace (2010) and Aquarium will be shown at the Videoart Festival Miden in Kalamata, Greece, July 8-10, 2010.
21 Jun 2010 | Hamad Butt Memorial Prize
Goldsmiths Art Department rewarded me with The Hamad Butt Memorial Prize 2010 for best student of my year.
07 Jun 2010 | Heterotopia Provocation
New work in collaboration with anthropologists Polly Jarman and Therese Henningsen will be shown at the Heterotopia Provocation exhibition. Stamford Works, Gillett Street, Dalston, London N16 8JH; June 10th-11th, 2pm - 2am, Opening: June 9th 6pm.
25 May 2010 | Travel grant
I received the Grosserer L.F. Foght’s grant to realise a planned art journey through the US West in September.
21 Apr 2010 | Worcester Open
The works Trace (2010) and Citywall will be shown at Worcester Open: City Art Gallery & Museum, Foregate Street, Worcester WR1 1DT. 24 April -26 June 2010, opening: April 24th 11am-3pm.
05 Apr 2010 | Souvenirs from Earth
The works Aquarium and Matchbox Melody will from today on be broadcasted on a weekly basis by the German/French cable TV station Souvenirs From Earth.
26 Mar 2010 | Art Nouveau Magazine
Art Nouveau Magazine has published an article about my LightWall exhibition, written by Laura Beaney.
22 Mar 2010 | Instituto Superior del Arte, Cuba
The work Citywall will be shown at a screening at the Instituto Superior del Arte (ISA) in Havana, Cuba, 10-17 April 2010.
21 Mar 2010 | Video workshop
I’m holding a video art workshop for ART@K4 at Kreuzfeld 4 in Langenthal, Switzerland, 22-30 March 2010.
10 Feb 2010 | LightWall exhibition
The work Zeitfenster will be exhibited at Lightwall presents: Tobias Zehntner. Thu-Sun 4-8 February 6-11pm, Calvin Street E1, London.