b. 1992

l.brandner@swissonline.ch

Education

Master of Artistic Research, Royal Academy of Fine Art, The Hague, 2019-2021

Bachelor Honours Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art (Cum Laude), University of Arts London, 2013-2016

Gestalterischer Vorkurs, Hochschule für Kunst und Design, Luzern, 2012-2013

 

Programmes

Emerging Artist Opportunity , British Council Germany, Berlin, DE, 2018 - 2019

Barbican Young Visual Arts Group, Barbican, London, UK, 2015 - 2016

UK Young Artist, Leicester Festival, Leicester, UK, 2014

 

Solo Exhibitions

2020

Gebrauchsanweisung für Felsen, ECK Raum für Kunst, Aarau, CH, 2020

2019

Liebling Wo Sind Die Fische?, Piano Lounge, Aarau, CH, 2019

Marbellous Living, BcmA, Berlin, DE, 2019

2018

Fast Zuhaus,Vitrine01, Berlin, DE, 2018

Die Kunst des Spaghetti-Machens, das Kaptial, Berlin, DE, 2018

One To Three, Hom, Berlin, DE, 2018

2017

One More, das Giftraum, Berlin, DE, 2017

Some Of These Places, im Leeren Raum, Berlin, DE, 2017

2016

Dinge Sind Dinge Für Dinge, Zimmermannhaus, Brugg, CH, 2016

2015

Empty Space Within Or Below, Kunstraum Aarau, Aarau, CH, 2015

 

Group Exhibitions

2021

Art The Hague, The Hague, Netherlands, September 2021

Löffel, Bäckerei Kult, Basel, Switzerland, September 2021

Sun Kissed // Fog Off, Quartair, Den Haag Netherlands, March 2021

2020

Auswahl 20, Aargauer Kunstmuseum, Aarau, Switzerland, December 2020

The Ongoing Conversation, 1646, Den Haag, Netherlands, June 2020

Simple Fizz, Quartair, Den Haag, Netherlands, March 2020

 

2019

Wavering Grounds, Pavillon Tribschenhorn, Lucern, Switzerland, October 2019

Slip: Joyrobix European Tour 2019, Aarau, Köln, June 2019

Petra von Kant, Performance Festival Berlin, May 2019

Slip: Joyrobix European Tour 2019, Berlin, Central Rixdorf, April 2019

Slip: Joyrobix UK Tour 2019, Manchester, Bradford, Birmingham, Brighton, Bristol, London, Liverpool, Newcastle, April 2019

London 1938, Emerging Artist Opportunity - British Council Germany, Liebermann Villa, Berlin, Gemany, January 2019

2018

Auswahl 18, Aargauer Kunstmuseum, Aarau, Switzerland, December 2018

Archipiélago, Old British Embassy to Madrid, Madrid, Spain, September 2018

Biopsie, Artburst, R. – Raum für drastische Massnahmen, Berlin, Germany, September 2018

Trigger, Bar Babette, Berlin, Germany, July 2018

Perception Change, Studio Baustelle, Berlin, Germany, June 2018

Slow Moves, Stützpunkt Teufelsberg, Institut für Alles Mögliche, Teufelsberg, Berlin, Germany, June 2018

Flashback Displacement, Voodoo 55, Berlin, Germany, May 2018

Nature Morte, Fringe Arts Festival Bath, Bath, Great Britain, May 2018

Deep Maps, Dada Post, Berlin, Germany, April 2018

2017

Dazwischen, Glogauair, Berlin, Germany, September 2017

Growing Pains - a Rooftop Rennaisance, Greenhouse, Berlin, Germany, June 2017

Thoughts Become Art, das Baumhaus, Berlin, Germany, June 2017

Das Atelier, Rathaus Aarau, Switzerland, May 2017

2016

Auswahl 16, Aargauer Kunstmuseum, Aarau, Switzerland, December 2016

In the Woods Festival, Staplehurst, Great Britain, September 2016

This Was The Future, Young Visual Arts Group Barbican, Barbican, London, Great Britain, May 2016

Park 16, Cannizaro Park, London, Great Britain, April 2016

2015

youandme, Harts Lane Studios, London, Great Britain, October 2015

Slippers 2, Safehouse, London, Great Britain, June 2015

You Are Already Dead, Camden People Theatre, London, Great Britain, May 2015

Kino Open Studios, Spike Island, Bristol, Great Britain, May 2015

0 – 27.352575 - 0, Erfrischungsraum, Luzern, Switzerland, April 2015

It's coming. It's just not here yet, Harts Lane Studios, London, Great Britain, March 2015

2014

Auswahl 14, Aargauer Kunstmuseum, Aarau, Switzerland, December, 2014

Brick Cloud, Two Queens, Leicester Festival 2014, UK Young Artist, Leicester, Great Britain, November 2014

Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album, RA Late, Royal Academy of Arts, London, Great Britain, October 2014

Slippers 1, Hoxton Basement, London, Great Britain, June 2014

In-Between, Til Gallery, London, Great Britain, May 2014

Curation Work

Program Director and Curator of Donaugang, Berlin, DE, October 2018 - 2019

Co-Founder of Zopf! - Breakfast Club for Unfinished Work with Joe Snape, Berlin 2017-ongoing

The Act Of Homemaking - Claiming Space, Dada Space, Berlin, Germany, August, 2018

Summer Solstice - Some Of These Places, im Leeren Raum, Berlin, Germany, June 2017

Residencies

Archipiélago, Old British Embassy to Madrid, Madrid, Spain, Septmber 2018

SketchUp Online Residency, Online, October 2018

 

Competitions

Emerging Artist Opportunity , British Council Germany, Liebermann Villa, Berlin, DE, 2018

Archipiélago, Old British Embassy to Madrid, Madrid, ES, 2018

Nature Morte, Fringe Arts Festival Bath, Bath, UK, 2018

Auswahl 16, Aargauer Kunstmuseum, Aarau, CH, 2016

6th international short story contest, ‘In Search Of The Elusive Blue’, Athens, GR, 2016

Barbican Young Visual Arts Group, Barbican, London, UK, 2015 – 2016

Auswahl 14, Aargauer Kunstmuseum, Aarau, CH, 2014

UK Young Artist, Leicester Festival, Leicester, UK, 2014

Film Screening, Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 2014                                               

 

 

Funding

 

Coronafond for Artists, Stadt Aarau, 2020

Gebrauchsanweisung für Felsen, exhibition contribution, NAB Kulturförderstelle, 2020

Gebrauchsanweisung für Felsen, exhibition contribution, Stadt Aarau, 2020

Joyrobix, film budget, Aargauer Kuratorium, 2019

Joyrobix, tour budget, Hans und Lina Blattnerstiftung, 2019

Joyrobix, tour budget, Kulturgesellschaft Bezirk Aarau, 2019

Written Work

 

Dreaming in the Museum - Potted Plants as Indicators of Trauma in Museological Settings, Master Thesis, Master Artistic Research, Den Haag, März 2021

The Lost and Found in the Here and Now - a meditation on boredom, Bachelor Thesis, Bachelor Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art, London, April 2016

Publications and Reviews

Künstlerinnen-Portrait, Neujahrsblätter Aarau, Dezember 2020

Marbellous Living (foto dokumentation), Contemporary Badass Magazine, August 2019

 

Archipiélago - Collective Exhibition, Former British Embassy Madrid, Beis Revista , Nr. 9, December 2018

Biopsie, Exhibition Catalogue: Biopsie,  Artburst Berlin, September 2018

Rock Heads (foto dokumentation), Stillifemagazine, August 2018

So Juicy (foto dokumentation), Food & Love Magazine, July 2018 

 

Leonie Brandner’, sage und schreibe, Schülerzeitgung Alte Kantonsschule Aarau, Aarau, Schweiz, Nr. 25, May 2017

 

Publikation der Kurzgeschichte ‘In Search of the Elusive Blue’ (gedruckt), Athen, Griechenland, December 2016

Rock Heads, Pample Mousse Magazine, Kunstmagazin, First Edition: I Told You So, Nr.1, November 2016

 

Bildschirm: ‘We all try really hard to be a cube.’ Juli Magazin, Kunst- und Kulturmagazin Aargau, Nr. 58, October 2015

Junge Aargauer Künstlerin für kurze Zeit zurück aus London.’, Aargauer Zeitung 20.8.15, August 2015