The publication sees itself both as an individually, artistically processed archive of works and an innovative handbook for artists and cultural workers.
Series of 94 looping field recordings | installation concept
Photo series following the advancing – stopped – advancing – stopped – ongoing – progress of the renovation and building of a physical structure
The shutdown had and does have a partially massive impact on the social and psychological-emotional state of mind of many people; it also could and still can be seen in the context of the communication methods taking place on facebook …
Programming of a line of evenings – three hours each – for Living Room 2020
Work lab with Alexandra Reill at the HOB Academy: funding for creative independents from the extended field of the arts
Experiental short of looping photo stills reflecting recurrencies of human longings in time …
Art collection | object installation
Giving you a profound overview of the legal setting of the entity NGO containing specific facilitations that are important for the cultural sector, the Work Lab offers two intensive days full of know-how to run a non-profit organization in order to successfully implement art and cultural projects …
The workshop provides a profound overview of subsidy and funding opportunities for arts and cultural projects at the Austrian municipal, state, federal and EU levels, as well as in the transdisciplinary field of creative industries, and will help in the design, financing, implementation and billing of projects at public funding agencies and sponsors …
The installation never forget how fragile people are is the formal result of the artistic research process constellating everyday photography, tagging and statistical methods to find a return to automatic writing – by giving space to intuitive forming as well as the catalogical, lexical to enter into synergy and transform into a narrative thread …
The exhibition private viewing 05 reflects rhythmic narration in the course of time, externalization and the attempt to practice de-individualized forms of expression as an individuum …
Research Blog in form of a tag compilation of criteria in the context of reflections of contemporary relevances of artistic production in urban societies showing capitalist conditioning
First draft of protocols from memory of brainstorming talks / [EU-]project ideas / research findings regarding options of development of an island in Dalmatia
The digital scans of seven analogue photographies featuring Louise Sophie Spitzer, born Reill
Treatment zur Veranstaltung im Rahmen einer Kulturprojektreihe im öffentlichen Raum – eine partizipative Media Station im Kurpark Velden
Eva Bischof [Ed.]: take this playground. 4yourEye, Vienna 2017. Text contributions
An installative book object in twelve equal parts
Clemens Mock / Margit Nobis [Ed.]: opera publica. Exhibition catalogue, 2017. Text contributions
Exhibition of works and artists’ talk on self-concepts and self-exposure of artists in contemporary production
Exhibition of collaborative findings from a process of several weeks of searching for traces for the artistic localization of the self
An object installation of the process of self-monitoring and evaluating daily life notes with the means of data vizualisation
A discursive / performative think tank series – the approach of an open artists’ collective to transpose a set of individual recording methods of cognitive processes into artistic realms
Outlines of contemporary relevance of artistic work in urban societies with capitalistic conditioning – a wall installation
A discursive-performative panel series reflecting in six weekly open labs the meta-questions What is contemporary art aiming for? What do contemporary artists strive for? Which relevances of artistic work prevail in societies today?
Participation in the panel discussion on the topic organized by Depot
A performance on recurring discussions of artists with their own work, developed and staged in public space as part of Salon Volkertmarkt
A performance staged in the framework of the think tank series Salon Volkertmarkt, in allusion to the tabled fact that the vast majority of art events beyond those located in commercial art production and highbrow are lacking in audience …
A discursive-performative series of think tanks based on artistic research and the method of cut-up …
text development | speech simona anozie 2015
editing alexandra reill 2015
programme production romano centro | vienna 2015
Card game, consisting of the pages of the pocket calendar used by Alexandra Reill in 2015, handwritten on both sides; and draft of a performance
Volkshilfe Österreich [Ed.]: 10 Jahre Thara, 2015. Text contribution
Julia Starsky: Catalogue, 2015.
Foreword / texts / text contributions | Co-Editing / Wordings
Concept for a media lab for young people in Seestadt, combined with a program of fact-based knowledge transfer and the possibility of practical work in the context of media production and the bonus option of certified internship
Machine-produced error result of the digital export of text: Robert Strachan, Micro-independent record labels in the UK. Discourse, DIY cultural production and the music industry, in: European Journal of Cultural Studies 10 (2), 2010, p. 250-251
For the educational institute bilcom, a trainer course of studies and a further training programme of courses based on modules specifically designed for private and business customers, respectively, was developed; including a time schedule for 2014 / 2015 and the activation of a pool of expert trainers from the respective field of profession.
In an interactive media setting CLOUDS IN THE SHARK POOL reflects the role of the artist as a medium between the poles of cooperation and competition – an antagonism forming one of the main pillars of onholding scientific discussion. Where does the artist stand today?
Performing audiovisual interpretations of relations in time and space …
STRANGE FLOWERS SPLASH or ONLY CATS HAVE NINE LIVES researches personal mechanisms of mystification existing as a result of ignorance or perfidious violence in society …
is a documentary film looking at Jewish history and culture since the migration of Jews to Courland, with a focus on Liepaja and Aizpute in the 40ies of the last century.
[Participation in an] experiment with actionist seriousness, emery paper, twelve cobblestones, chalk for everybody, blue paper tissues and wine labels circling around the principally non-understandable … (*)
Media lecture on dramaturgical approaches to interactive and participative real-time media performances
The film deals with the ambiguity of velocity – its passion and eroticism and with danger …
Documentary film on the flight of Heinz Moldau and his family from Vienna in 1938
Documentation of the participative audiovisual enactment on contemporary issues of the artistic and the political sovereign
Installation / performance with works of art, the wood-burning stove in mo.ë and fire as part of Innovationspreistage .12
Catalogue accompanying Innovationspreis .12 initiated by IG Kultur Wien and featuring the work of independent art and cultural initiatives in Vienna. Text contributions
An audiovisual real-time enactment on contemporary issues of the political sovereign following Brecht
Workshop on the properties of decentralized social media platforms to strengthen culturally independent communities
Script [for an audiovisual real-time] enactment on contemporary issues of the political sovereign following Brecht’s Saint Joan of the Stockyards
Mise en Scène of a participative audiovisual enactment and a radio play on contemporary issues of the artistic and the political sovereign
Oscillating between the conscious creation of fiction and unconscious narration, improvised performance and collective artistic action; reflecting the role of the artist as so-called professional and that as a political sovereign; and exploring aesthetic deepening and social action, the final version of the script Tribute to Hans Richter may design itself autonomously – in a common creative process of audience and performers.
Renarration of the film DREAMS THAT MONEY CAN BUY by Hans Richter with the participation of Alexander Calder, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Fernand Léger, Darius Milhaud, Man Ray et al. in six acts
Hosting and spatial setting for the online streaming performances featuring in real-time Helen Varley Jamieson and Paula Crutchlow with their project Make-Shift in private environments re-imaginating private actions of domestic lives as multiple interconnections with global consequences …
04:00:00:00 of audiovisual live performance on war and peace …
Real-time video stage for the play staged by Nehle Dick for Romano Svato in Palais Kabelwerk
Collective analog-digital performance on Walter Benjamin’s life and oeuvre reflecting contemporary relevances of his worlds of thought
Can genocide be stopped? FreePlay is an interactive experiment, a dramaturgically structured conference in the form of a 24-hours-performance, where participants can act as “ambassadors” …
The experimental trailer was developed as a public relation tool for the online promotion of the participative audiovisual enactment on contemporary issues of the artistic and the political sovereign Tribute to Hans Richter staged in Rinderhalle Neu Marx in 2012.
Video atmosphere and installation for a dance performance
Media lecture on the collective-participative / analog-digital structures of the performance on Walter Benjamin’s life and work as an examination of the contemporary relevance of his world of ideas in the context of the IX. eopictureNight10 + 5
Experimental image trailer on personal options of impact on peace and war building for [next]
Research on and [co-]preparation of statements der Interessengemeinschaft Kultur Wien (2002-2010)
Catalogue accompanying Innovationspreis .10 initiated by IG Kultur Wien and featuring the work of independent art and cultural initiatives in Vienna. Text contributions
Print compilation of daily short connotations reflecting the contemporary relevance of Walter Benjamin
Documentary film on the passing on of myths of denial in the context of coming to terms with NS-past in Vienna
Discursive tour against racism and polemics in every day language and thinking in public space
In this EU-project building international artists’ networks, kanonmedia was co-partner with a focus on Vienna, Berlin and Hamburg, installing a series of jour fixes for artists to reflect and exchange on the theme.
Co-publishing of the brochure on the EU-project building international artists’ networks
Real-time recording and re-editing of the audiovisual live performance reflecting contemporary relevances of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland
Audiovisual live performance reflecting contemporary relevances of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland in MAK – Museum of Applied Arts Vienna
… Winter 2009. Berlin. Berlin in the 20ies. Impressions of the varieté. Walter Benjamin in the 20ies. Berlin today. Today …
c-print series on canvas
Hoy Skies Series I | Hoy Skies Series II | Hoy Skies Series III | Hoy Skies Series IV | KOI Skies Series I | KOI Skies Series IV
c-print on glossy paper series
20091004_algae_I | 20091007_algae_II | 20091004_grasses_I | 20091007_grasses_II | 20091007_grasses_III | 20091007_grasses_IV. 2009
Concept for a workshop on photography and graphic design in public space on coping with NS-past in Austria today and the enhancement of intercultural communication competences for teens; developed on occasion of the installation of REAL ONES ALWAYS SURVIVE or WOULD WE SAY NO? V at Genochmarkt in the neighborhood of Hirschstetten in 1220 Vienna
[Concept for a] sound installation against daily racism [in public space]
Wall installation in public space – in the framework of site of musicx_ – MIK – Mission Ignition Kagran @Genochmarkt / Hirschstetten
Photo series | Installation / discursive performance in public space
Text contribution: Alexandra Reill, Heinz Moldau, Nelkengasse, 2009
[Concept for an] installation / discursive performance on NS-“Vergangenheitsbewältigung” and intercultural communication
Audiovisual real-time re-mix of the film white chairs in the framework of Medienwerkstatt Wien: VIDEO EDITION AUSTRIA release 02 @MAK NITE©
Participative exhibition project developed on the basis of media workshops on training competences in intercultural communication in two grammar schools
Discursive on- and offline installment on roles and positions of artists in contemporary societies
Coming from a Vienna mainstream society of active committers of crime and NS-opportunists and being a child of the first post-war generation, Alexandra Reill tries to reflect her identity – Home Sweet Home is the [auto]biographic tracking of fascist history inherited by Vienna so-called mainstream society after World War II.
Workshop on intercultural communication competences for multipliers implemented in cooperation with Herklotzgasse 21
Against the background of an expansion of the concept of art, new fields of work emerged that focus on the operational use of artistic skills […] (1)
Participative exhibition processing post card-like objects comparing sociopolitical arguments around the theme of work used under the NS-regime and in Vienna today …
Post card-like objects | series of framed prints comparing sociopolitical arguments around the theme of work used under the NS-regime and in Vienna today …
Together with the referees out of culture politics and culture theory the results of the study are discussed regarding their relevance to contemporary strategies in the field of Creative Industries.
Representatives from painting, philosophy, theater and science examine the characteristics and immanences of artistic processes in the performing and visual arts.
Evaluation of the results of the international survey Art Following the Trend? Artists’ Voices. on self-understanding and -definitions of artists | cultural workers looking at individual roles and functions in society as well as on individual earning capacities; and a research on contemporary developments of Creative Industries culture policies on EC- and national levels
Publication featuring interviews with artists on their individual understanding of their roles and positions and their approaches to art production in contemporary societies in form of a text collage
For the Winter Academy 2007/2008 of Theater an der Parkaue in Berlin in cooperation with Dschungel Wien and Garajistanbul in Istanbul, kanonmedia proposed the staging of a media lab for young people forming the framework for a culture-trans-lating cliché research on the three metropolises.
attempt of a disposition – netznetz 2004-2006 is an online installation based on a documentative disposition of email correspondence in chronological order and structured by subthemes of a long and complicated process to develop a public-private funding system to distribute means to media artists and cultural workers active in the media field.
… the pervasion of feelings of mundane phenomenae, of mundane life, a good bye from beloved ones and an hommage for love – the film Above the Skies is a journey from Earth to Heaven and back.
Dramaturgical-technological concept for a real time interactive video installation
… people running – walking – sitting – in a world of abundance of information, confronted with media overflow, with mistakes, disturbances caused by overload. People looking for slowliness to be able to re-concentrate on inner perspectives …
Installation and real-time performance of the cartographic net and networking project mapping information nodes of ex- and imports of contemporary and archeological art and cultural products
Birgt die Frage nach der Definition von Öffentlichem Raum bereits die Notwendigkeit, in einer grundlegenden Unterteilung des Begriffs in solche Themenfelder wie „kommunale Nutzung“, „Nutzung durch eine Öffentlichkeit“, „Verfügbarkeit von Flächen, die von der öffentlichen Hand verwaltet oder besessen werden“ auf verschiedene Kontexte der Bedeutung von Öffentlichkeit einzugehen, so stellt sich der Versuch der Definition des Phänomens des Virtuellen Öffentlichen Raums um nichts leichter dar.
In Romani language there is no real word for future but one for a tomorrow: THARA – a media lab fostering contemporary self-empowerment of Roma and Sinti teens … [2004 – 2006]
White on white is the theme, shade and doubled manifestation ask for the meaning of space between physical matters, ask for the character of emptiness, the character of fullness …
Stage event awarding the prize for contemporary autonomous art and culture projects 2005, initiated by IG Kultur Wien
Development of the image trailer for the stage event awarding the prize for contemporary autonomous art and culture projects 2005, initiated by IG Kultur Wien
Co-development of a voting model for the participatory awarding of the prize for contemporary autonomous art and culture projects, initiated by IG Kultur Wien
Performance in the framework of netznetz – Festival der Netzkultur in Künstlerhaus Wien 15 – 17/10/2004
Community project model negotiating art and society as well as culture and living space by means of application-oriented, transdisciplinary and above all participatory processes. 2004 – 2005
Contributions to the panel discussion on possibilities and relevance of decentralized media as part of the living room – Soho in Ottakring: discussion space on the topic of alliance building
Artistic welcoming event and exhibition on the occasion of ten countries joining the European Union
Installation of the database application SAVE / SAFE and the publication of the same title as a spatial setting in a recently opened business building as part of the Soho Festival in Ottakring 2004
Drawing / painting / photo / video / VJing / DJing / cooking workshop series leading to a real time media performance fest in the framework of the festival Soho in Ottakring
Photo series of three moments of demolition of the neighbouring Rodenstock factory
Metal print, 2004
Digital print in aluminum-framed art box behind acrylic glass, 2004
Series of digital 4c prints developed from analogue drawings / overpaintings typical for mobile artistic work created by Alexandra Reill when travelling
[… an] online/offline jamming workshop series
connecting […] cities across the globe
Concept for an application under the EU-programme MEDIA, 2004
An experiental short film throwing a glimpse on moments of life, longings and happiness
Furtherfield [Ed.]: Rosalind – online lexicon project of newly created and re-defined terms in the light of artistic and technological research. Contributions
Beteiligung an einem transdisziplinären, im Sinne einer Sozialen Skulptur die eigenen Prozesse erforschenden Kommunikationsnetzwerk …
Essay on the influence of IT and its technocratical context on human self-perception, written in 2003 for the magazine the muse apprentice guild
Structural raw draft for a media spectacle by and for passersby in public space following Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale
An interactive narration ground on borderlining in the context of post-humanity …
Dramaturgical case study on post-human tendencies and borderlining as contemporary phenomenon …
Alexandra Reill’s film DESERTS & BACKBONES is a documentary researching the question whether there is a will beyond human will, beyond rational will … For the program < PARTLY TRUTH > < PARTLY FICTION > organized by Medienwerkstatt Wien on occasion of their 25 years of existence, kanonmedia invited Markus Kienzl to perform a real-time remix with sequences out of the documentary.
Co-development of the concept and structure for an interactive live TV show accompanied by an online platform for kids questioning politicians on their positions …
humans positioning themselves in urban deserts and entertainment worlds … they talk about feelings of emptiness, disorientation and helplessness which overcome them in the middle of performance-oriented organizations of life …
What is meant by ‘free media’? What makes media free?
Talk: Dieter Schrage and Alexandra Reill
Bootleg of a Buddhist short story about captivity and the continent of living freedom
Plot draft for a feature film following the fairy tale written by Hans Christian Andersen; with the idea of staging and filming on Mali Lošinj in the main summer season, with a central station in the form of a tent on the main square of the place, in which tourists can let themselves be casted as actors or extras for one or the required number of day/ s of shooting …
Concept for a discursive on- and offline-installment as part of the group exhibition DISPLAY 2003
Exhibition on the theme of mediated and commodified violence showing experimental media pieces created by students of digital art of the University of the Philippines / College of Fine Arts
On the occasion of the publication of the database application SAVE / SAFE and the publication of the same title, the interior and part of the facade of futuregarden formed the framework for a participatory installation, parts of which remained in place for the duration of the exhibition of the same title.
Co-development of the criteria for the prize award financed by the City of Vienna for art and culture projects autonomously produced in Vienna and in international exchange, initiated by IG Kultur Wien
Text on developments in the [artistic] field of new media production, written in 2002 for the magazine the muse apprentice guild
Text on new job profiles arising in the media field, produced in 2002 for the magazine the muse apprentice guild
Stop trick series of looping movies scripted in Flash on conditioned coding of relationships
Stop trick series of looping flash movies inspired by the relations between the influence of TV / [new] media as typical phenomenae of current times and infinity seen as the essence of every tiny little moment in life …
The title of the online exhibition refers as much to the capability of new media forming a line – a connection – between different means of production, forms of expression, ends of communication and their interactive features as to the meaning of the line itself – as a graphic element, a line, a row, a repetition, a series, an underlining, an enclosing or an opening element of form …
Series of banner art pieces created in 2002 for the banner art collective founded by Furtherfield
Online art book installation referring to ongoing war
A film script serves as the basis for intuitive user guidance, which enables the user to experience the main plot and its variations individually …
The user experiences different phases and variations of an interactive plot, the main character of which has to answer her questions about autonomy and freedom in the context of a relationship drama.
kanonmedia cooperated for the event coffee table no. 06 by providing inspirational content and photo material for the media installation.
Treatment for an interactive feature film plot
ANTI-SMOKERS-SP01 is the author’s self-portrait relating to a smoker’s conditioning in an environment conditioned on anti-smoking and the conditioning of a non-smokers’ environment by a smoker’s dispositions …
Design document for structuring an online community platform, written by Alexandra Reill in October 2001 as a presentation document for the activation of financing
An interactive role play – a computer game on CD ROM – S.P.I.N.Y. shows a woman who needs to confront herself with decisions she cannot avoid.
The interactive role play S.P.I.N.Y. was installed in the framework of the art event series fusion fashion in form of an interactive multi-screen installation.
Concept for a virtual cage format and installation with 10 screens staging a typical blockbuster theme …
Script for a feature film on personal deficits and self-emancipation