Andreas Siekmann


born 1961, lives in Berlin. Studied Freie Kunst at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf.
Exhibitions in Hannover (2000), Wiener Festwochen (2001), Berlin, Frankfurt and Salzburg (2002), at Documenta 11 (2002) und Forward a Choice (Brussels 2002).

Alice Creischer and Andreas Siekmann organized together with Birger Huebel, Michaela Odinius and Dierk Schmidt "Messe 2ok" / ÖkonoMiese machen", a fair for political initiatives and art-groups, which was taking place as a parrallel action to the Art Cologne 1995 in Cologne. They participated in the 90s in numerous group-projects, f.i. Microstudio surplus, Berlin 1996, "Park fiction", Hamburg 1996 und produced in changing contexts plasticine animation films. In 2002 they curated as guest-curators of Generali Foundation in Vienna the exhibition "Violence is the Margin of all Things, Subject Relations, Political Militancy / and Artistic Procedures" and published texts in Springerin, ANYP and Texte zur Kunst.

transform/transversal documents

· Schritte zur Flucht von der Arbeit zum Tun
Kann künstlerische Arbeit eine militante Untersuchung sein? – Ein Erfahrungsbericht im Projekt „ExArgentina“

· Steps for Fleeing from Work to Action
Can artistic work be a militant research? A field report in the project "ExArgentina"

· Pasos para la fuga del trabajo al hacer
Un informe de la experiencia en el proyecto ExArgentina.


all documents

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