Bio

Anna Schachinger (*1990, lives and works in Vienna, Austria) explores the parameters of painting and expands them through queer-feminist discourse on both material and visual levels. She received her diploma from the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna in 2018, participated in the maumaus study program in Lisbon in 2017 and studied at School of the Art Institute in Chicago from 2010 to 2012.

Recent solo and duo exhibitions include: 2022 ‘Allover‘, Lumiar Cité, Lisbon (PT), ‘Aneinander‘, SOPHIE TAPPEINER, Vienna; 2020 ‘Disaster!‘, with Julia Goodman, SOPHIE TAPPEINER hosted by Zahorian & Van Espen Gallery, Prague as part of SUMO (CZ), ‘Hitze’, SOPHIE TAPPEINER, Vienna (AT); 2019 ‘Desta Maneira Não‘, Madragoa ENCIMA, Lisbon (PT), ‘Pensive State‘ with Irina Lotarevich, SOPHIE TAPPEINER, Vienna (AT); 2018 ‘Holderinnen’, Brennan and Griffin, New York (USA), ‘Lost in Thoughts’, fourteen30, Portland (US); 2017 ‘alles‘, lulu, Mexico City (MX); 2016 ‘White Crocodile’, fAN Kunstverein, Vienna (AT).

Selected group exhibitions include: 2022 ‘Avantgarde und Gegenwart‘, curated by Luisa Ziaja, Belvedere 21, Vienna (AT), ‘A Minor Constellation‘, Chris Sharp Gallery, Los Angeles (US); 2021 ‘Ernesto de Sousa, Exercises of Poetic Communication with Other Aesthetic Operators‘, curated by Lilou Vidal, Galeria Quadrum and Avenida da India Gallery, Lisbon (PT), ‘Avant-Garde and the Contemporary‘, Belvedere 21, Vienna (AT), ‘Particularities‘, X Museum, Beijing (CN), ‘Therein / Thereof / Thereto’ Standard, Oslo (NO); 2019 ‘Prince.sse.s des villes’, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (FR), ‘La peinture abstraite‘, La Maison de Rendez-Vous, Brussels (BE), ‘Gertrude‘, Loggia, Munich (D); 2018 ‘Use your Illusion’, Herald Street, London (UK), ‘At Large’, Reyes Projects, Detroit (US).

Anna Schachinger also published her first artist’s book “Treffen“.

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