About

Daniel Schwarz (*1987, Germany)
currently based in Los Angeles.
 
Contact: oi [at] danielschwarz.cc

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2013-15 MFA Design Media Arts, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA
2011-12 Residency at Fabrica, Benetton’s communication research center, in Treviso, Italy
2009-10 Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, Brazil
2007-11 BSc Computer Science and Media, HdM Stuttgart, Germany

 

Awards
Veneto Award, Lago Film Fest, July 2013 – ‘VANISH’
Winner of Shift’s DOTMOV Festival 2012, November 2012 – ‘VANISH’, selected by Kenta Torimoto
Winner of Shift’s DOTMOV Festival 2012, November 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, selected by David Linderman
3rd place at the Visual Music Award, Frankfurt, Germany, November 2012 – ‘VANISH’
Audience Award at the 13th Circuito Off, Venice, Italy, September 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’
Shortlisted for the Screengrab New Media Award, Townsville, Australia, August 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’
Winner of Amon Tobin’s Video Contest, November 2011 – ‘Piece of Paper’
ARTE Creative Student Award, March 2011 – ‘AXIOM.3′

 

Selected Exhibitions / Screenings / Performances
Sonar Festival +D 2014, Barcelona, Spain, June 12-14, 2014
Almost Holden, Los Angeles, USA, May 4 2014
Solo Show spatial trans positions at EDA Gallery, Broad Art Center, Los Angeles, USA, April 7-10, 2014
Moscow International Festival “Circle of Lights”, Moscow, Russia, October 5-6, 2013
WRO on Tour, Program by Piotr Krajewski – touring exhibition
local.#non.access, km temporaer, Berlin, Germany, 20 – 27 September 2013
70th Venice Film Festival, Venice, Italy, September 5 2013 – ‘VANISH’
FILE – Electronic Language International Festival, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July – August 2013 – ‘VANISH’
Lago Film Fest, Revine Lago, Italy, 19 – 27 July 2013 – ‘VANISH’
km temporaer, Berlin, Germany, May – June 2013 – ‘juxtapose’
SCREEN Festival / LOOP, Barcelona, Spain, May 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Plums Fest, Moscow, Russia, 18th May 2013 – ‘Imposition’ [A/V live]
Oodaaq Festival, Rennes, France, 18th May 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’
Mapping Festival, Geneva, Switzerland, 11th May 2013 – ‘Imposition’ [A/V live]
WRO Biennale 2013, Wroclaw, Poland, 8 – 11 May 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’
Toolkit Festival, Venice, Italy, May 2013 – ‘VANISH’
Enter 6: Biopolis, NTK Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic, 4 – 12 April 2013 – ‘juxtapose’
A A / B B, Panorama Festival, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 23 March 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’
VGA Fest (DOTMOV Festival), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Spektrum Ausstellung, Stadtgalerie Mannheim, Germany, February – March 2013 – ‘VANISH’
DOS Disegnare Oggetti Sonori, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Rome, Italy, February 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
NODE13 Forum for Digital Arts, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 11th – 17th February 2013 – ‘juxtapose’, ‘imposition’ [A/V live]
TechArtLab (DOTMOV Festival), Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, February 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Grauzone Festival, Amsterdam, Netherlands, February 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Fach & Asendorf Gallery, January 2013 – ‘juxtapose’
Federation Square (DOTMOV Festival), Melbourne, Australia, January 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
konya-gallery (DOTMOV Festival), Fukuoka, Japan, January 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
VAFA Video Art Festival, Macau, December 2012 – January 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Norbertellen Gallery (DOTMOV Festival), Los Angeles, USA, December 2012 – January 2013 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
CCC (DOTMOV Festival), Shizuoka, Japan, December 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Revenue S:t Eriksgatan 79 (DOTMOV Festival), Stockholm, Sweden, December 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH
Zakka (DOTMOV Festival), New York, USA, November – December 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
CAI02 (DOTMOV Festival), Sapporo, Japan, November – December 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Celebrating Openness (DOTMOV Festival), Wisnu Open Space, Bali, Indonesia, November – December 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Off the Screen [Media Circus] CultureHub, New York, USA, November 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Visual Music Award, Frankfurt, Germany, November 2012 – ‘VANISH’
L’Aquila Film Festival, L’Aquila, Italy, November 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’
ICN Gallery Cafe (DOTMOV Festival), London, UK, November 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
TOKYO CULTUART by BEAMS (DOTMOV Festival), Tokyo, Japan, November 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
ATTIC (DOTMOV Festival), Sapporo, Japan, November 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Design Weekend 2012 (DOTMOV Festival), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
Zeit, Pop Corn Club, Venice, Italy, November 2012 – ‘imposition’ [live A/V]
FIVA Festival Internacional de Videoarte, Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’
Aesthetica Short Film Festival, York, UK, November 2012 – ‘VANISH’
Pluto Festival, Opwijk, Belgium, October 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
roBOt Festival, Bologna, Italy, October 2012 – ‘VANISH’
SIMULTAN Festival, Timisoara, Romania, October 2012 – ‘VANISH’
Festival International du Court Métrage- L’Hybride, Lille, France, October 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’, ‘VANISH’
13th Circuito Off, Venice, Italy, September 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’
Screengrab New Media Exhibition, Townsville, Australia, August 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’
FILE – Electronic Language International Festival, Sao Paulo, Brazil, July – August 2012 – ‘Piece of Paper’
Media Night, Hochschule der Medien, Stuttgart, Germany, July 2009 – ‘fooBar’

 

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