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www.alebachlechner.com

Ale Bachlechner *1984 in Austria, works as a performance and video artist at “city center studio”, a collective atelier in Cologne.

Diploma with honours in Comparative Literature from the University of Innsbruck (2004-2010)
Diploma with honours from the Academy of Media Arts Cologne. Prof. Phil Collins, Prof. Julia Scher, Dieuwke Boersma (2010-2016)
2012-2016 Research Assistant to Prof. Phil Collins
2016 Lectureship at the University of Cologne

Directing assistant for film and theater (e.g.: EXIT AYAHUASCA, dir. Tobias Yves Zintel, Ballhaus Ost, Berlin 2016)
Performer (e.g. A FIRE IN MY BRAIN THAT SEPARATES US, dir. Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, 2015)
Video production for theater (e.g.: JASCHA SOMMER, 29, dir. Jascha Sommer, Ringlokschuppen, Mülheim a.d.R. 2015)
Wichtige Projekte / Ausstellungen: 
2017
“DON’T WE ALL?” lecture performance at the symposium “Situating The Everyday. Interdisziplinäre Erforschung von Alltag” Feb. 3 @ Labor für Kunst und Forschung, Universität Köln
“THIS IS NOT A COMPETITION” video is part of Videonale.16 – Festival für Video und zeitbasierte Kunstformen from Feb. 17th – Apr. 2nd 2017 @ Kunstmuseum Bonn

2016
“SATURN RETURN” screening @ Elles Tournent Festival Brussels
@ World of Women Film Festival Sydney
@ Winnipeg Underground Film Festival
“THIS IS NOT A COMPETITION” performance installation

2015
“SATURN RETURN” screening @ International Women’s Film Festival Cologne/Dortmund
@ Strange Beauty Film Festival Durham, North Carolina
“STANDING ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS” installation @ Akademie der Künste der Welt, Cologne
“OUR POSITION VANISHES” performance & video @ Impulse Festival, Mülheim a.d.R
“THIS IS NOT A COMPETITION” lecture performance at the symposium “Women under Surveillance” @ Academy of Media Arts Cologne

2014
“EDEN WAS NEVER SO CLOSE” exhibition @ Art Cologne
“FULL SATURATION” exhibition @ Kunstpavillon München
“KOMBI 2” exhibition @ Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin

2013
“INSPITE OF THE NIGHT” performance @ Bauhaus Dessau
Auszeichnungen / Preise: 
DAAD award for outstanding achievements 2013
Advancement award for female artists from the Academy of Media Arts 2014 Jury: Frances Scholz, Dr. Susanna Schönberg, Barbara Hess and Julia Scher