HERMANN NITSCH (1938, Vienna)

Nitsch started his Orgien Mysterien Theater in 1957, in which he deals with archetypal themes such as birth and death, and addresses the excessive beauty and intensification of human existence, highlighting the experiencing of life with the senses. – Nitsch lives in Prinzendorf, Austria.

 


 

Exhibitions:
2013    "Personal Structures", 54th Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy.
2011    "Personal Structures", 53rd Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy.
2010    "Personal Structures Time-Space-Existence", Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Austria
2010    "Personal Structures Time-Space-Existence", Kuenstlerhaus Bregenz, Austria.

Publications:
• De Jongh, Karlyn & Sarah Gold, PERSONAL STRUCTURES: TIME SPACE EXISTENCE 2, Global Art Affairs Foundation, 2013
• PERSONAL STRUCTURES: La Biennale di Venezia 2013. Exhibition Catalogue for PERSONAL STRUCTURES, part of the Venice Biennale, at Palazzo Bembo in Venice, 2013
• De Jongh, Karlyn & Sarah Gold, Hermann Nitsch: The beyond is there, when I am intensely present. In: Gallery Magazine 176, China, July 2013
• De Jongh, Karlyn, Hermann Nitsch: Under My Skin. In: artUS, USA, February 2012
• De Jongh, Karlyn & Sarah Gold, Hermann Nitsch: Under My Skin. In: New York Arts Magazine, USA, February 2012
• De Jongh, Karlyn, Hermann Nitsch: Under My Skin. In: Simulacrum, Netherlands, January 2012
• PERSONAL STRUCTURES: La Biennale di Venezia 2011. Exhibition Catalogue for PERSONAL STRUCTURES, part of the Venice Biennale, at Palazzo Bembo in Venice, 2011
• De Jongh, Karlyn & Sarah Gold, Hermann Nitsch, 130. Aktion. In: Inside Art, n. 78, Italy, July-August 2011
• De Jongh, Karlyn & Sarah Gold, HERMANN NITSCH: UNDER MY SKIN, PSAP #02, GlobalArtAffairs Foundation, Netherlands, 2010
• Lodermeyer, Peter, Karlyn De Jongh & Sarah Gold, PERSONAL STRUCTURES: TIME SPACE EXISTENCE, DuMont Verlag, Cologne, Germany, 2009