V I K T O R   K R O E L L

Kroell studied information design and worked for many years in advertising and communication strategy before he decided to work in art only. He has a profound knowledge in media theory, science fiction literature, technology history and spiritual systems.

In 2012 he invented the Analog Binary Code – a drawing technique to visualize our hidden consciousness. In special art and team building events he use this technique to visualize the Cloud Consciousness of a group.

He is guest lecturer at the Institut of Design & Communication (University of Applied Sciences, Graz).

His life in short:

born 1979 in Graz (Austria), husband, father
1995-1999 playing improvisational theater
1999-2003 university-degree for information design
2002-2009 concepts for corporate communication
2009-2011 co-founding a start-up
2012-present artist

 

Exhibition list – further down!

Publications with works:

3 ZUKUENFTE (self-publishing, Graz, 2016)

Public Art, Kunst im öffentlichen Raum Steiermark (VERLAG für MODERNE KUNST, Wien, ISBN 978-3-86984-546-3)

99 10 40 (Leykamverlag, Graz, ISBN 978-3-7011-7670-0)

IDEAL +rosebud no.6 (Die Gestalten, Berlin, ISBN 978-3-89955-162-4)

Creativ Club Austria-Annual 09 (Falter Verlag, Wien, ISBN 978-3-85439-423-5)

Creativ Club Austria-Annual 06 (Falter Verlag, Wien, ISBN 978-3-85439-377-1)

Unter vielen (Edition Krill, Wien, ISBN 978-3-9502537-0-2)

Videoclip & Commercial (FH-Joanneum, University of Applied Sciences, Department Media & Design, Graz, 2003)

 

Collections with works: 

City of Graz

Province Styria

Economy Club Styria

Numero Civico

 

Exhibitions, Public Art and Performances:

2019

on paper, galerie_galerie_, Graz, G

2018

Respira, Brentonico, P

Confessionale Pagano, Brentonico, P

Knocking on Heavens Door, Border between Slovenia and Austria, P

2017

About Forest Fiction, Arena Wien (GN3), Vienna, P

Flipper im Chaos der Gedanken, Christian-Doppler-Klinik, Salzburg, PS

LOOS SALON, Bridge Club Vienna, Vienna, G

3 ZUKUENFTE, Doppelwendeltreppe (Grazer Burg), Graz, P

2016

Vento, Cantina Romanese, Levico Terme, S

Pointilistic Recordings of the Biennale, OiVaVoi Studio, Venezia, P

Protocolls, Biennale Disegno, Rimini, S

Triputo Dada, CentrA, Trento, G

2015

The space in-between the dots, Nummero Civico, Rovereto, S & P

Binäre Putrefaktion No.2, Artport, Strass im Attergau, P

gegner&freunde, Artport, Strass im Attergau, G

Spinoza on the Rocks, Levico Terme, PS

VVW – Landkunst, Rathaus, Wies, G

Binäre Putrefaktion No.1, Schloss Schwarzenegg, Wildon, S

2014

Enotnost skozi dvojnost (Koop. Libardoni), Ravne, PS

Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra vita.., Schloss Schwarzenegg, Wildon, S

Sole (Koop. Libardoni), Schloss Schwarzenegg, Wildon, P

2013

OPUS MAGNUM 13, JA Karlau, Graz, PS

Literaturhäusl (Koop. Wurm), Wies, KÖ

ÜBER UNTER TAG, Rostfest, Eisenerz, G

Vulkanischer Gruß, Padova, P

BAUM FÄLLT! Graz, P

2012

Ausräuchern des Lends, Graz, P

Wieser Zeichnungen (Koop. Wurm), Atelier im Schwimmbad, Wies, G

1000-Jähriger Spiegel, Wies, PS

Druckraum, Rostfest, Eisenerz, S

Wertvernichtung, Graz, P

2011

Feinstoffliche Zeichnungen, Galerie Krokodil, Vienna, S

The Revolution Will Be Televised, IG-Bildende Kunst, Vienna, G

The Chapell, Symposium Lindabrunn, P

Ich bin deine Bank! Vienna, PS

Geiger Sushi, Wr. Neustatt & Graz, P

Tabernakel, Realtime Roomservice, Vienna, P

Viktor Thomas Kröll, Rathaus, Wies, P

2010

SelfmadeSaints, Theater im Bahnhof (TiB), Graz, P

SelfmadeSaints, Lendwirbel, Graz, S

2009

SelfmadeSaints (Koop. TiB), Brut, Vienna, P

Viktor Kröll und Mareike Spalteholz spalten Holz, Graz, P

Under The Influence, Southwalk Gallery, Philadelphia, G

2008

SelfmadeSaints, smallest gallery, Graz, S

Das schönste Klo der Welt, Ragal/Gr. Walsertal, PS

2002

PEZ, Mikrokinofest, Belgrad, G

Business As Usual, Mikrokinofest, Belgrad, G

Please Identify, ESC, Graz, G

Werkspräsentationen, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, G

2001

Lagerraum für Jörg Schlick, steirischer herbst, G

1999

Holzers Peepshow (Text: Köbeli), Theater im Kürbis, Wies, P

1997

Die Kurve (Text: Torst), Theater im Kürbis, Wies, P

S = Solo, G = Group, P = Performance, PS = Public Space