Education

2015–2018

Bachelor's degree at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Art (HSLU), Design & Art, degree programme: Art and Communication

2017

Six-month internship with Tanz Luzerner Theater (TLT)

1999

University graduation lic. phil. I 

1993–1999

University of Zurich, degree programme: Art History, Medieval Studies and Journalism

Exhibitions / Performances

2019

Group Exhibition "Utopie II: Personal Fit" in the Kornschütte Luzern with the video "Louis and Zach" (30.5. - 15.6.)

Performance "Unwanted. Women Nature" with Karyna Herrera in Kulturwinkel Luzern

2018

Degree show in the Lucerne exhibition hall

Large format projections of the animations entitled “Upside Down” onto the façade of the Peter's Chapel in Lucerne

2017

1. International Biennial of Stansstad, group exhibition, video-installation „A Piece of Clay“

Dance/performance art “A Piece of Clay” in Südpol, Kriens (Dancer: Dario Dinuzzi, Voice: Zach Enquist)

Photography exhibition in the Lucerne Theatre for the premiere of “Tanz24: Timeless”

Screening of the video “I've Seen it All” in the stattkino Lucerne as a supporting movie to “Per Song” by Xie Shuchang

2016

Group exhibition “cash & carry. 99.-”, showroom K25 in Lucerne with a watercolour painting

Long Duration Performance “Red Hot Glamorous“ with Dejana Valanovic as part of the 150-year anniversary of visarte Schweiz, HSLU Design & Art

Dance performance “Garba Reloaded", scenography and dramaturgy, Viscosi complex Emmenbrücke

Video-Installation „God is a Woman“, Teiggi 2.0, Kriens

Solo performance „God is a Woman“, Performance Festival ACT, Sierre

Performance „I Forgive You“, with Dejana Valanovic, Performance Festival ACT, Zürich and Basel

Video-Performance „ok“, with Dejana Valanovic and Nadine Pieren, Teiggi, Kriens

2014

Solo exhibition „agere contra“, Departement of Education and Culture, Obwalden

2013

2nd place for my project “Himmelfahrt” (Ascension) submitted to a competition held by the Argauer Kunstraum concerning the design of an elevator

Photomontage "Augen auf!" ("Open your eyes!"), group exhibition as part of the campaign “No domestic work is illegal”, multiple venues in Switzerland

2011

Guest curator of the exhibition “Spleen – von angefressenen Tüftlerinnen und verwegenen Sammlern“ ("Spleen – Of Obsessed Tinkerers and Daring Collectors") at the Lucerne Museum of History

Diverse Activities (Selection)

since 2019

Member of Visarte Schweiz

 

since 2017

Member of the competition commitee (WEKO) of visarte zentralschweiz

2012–2014

Historic preservationist in the canton of Obwalden

2011–2012

Jury member in the competition concerning the copies of the Spreuerbrücke paintings

2009–2011

Historic preservationist in the canton of Lucerne

2009

Internship with the painter and sculptor Jörg Niederberger, Büren.

2000–2009

Author of the volume “Amt Luzern. Die Landgemeinden” (The district of Lucerne. The rural communities), part of a series of books dedicated to art monuments in Switzerland

1997

Tutorage with Prof. Franz Zelger at the Chair of Art History at the University of Zurich including excursion (English country houses and their art treasures)

Publications (Selection)

2016

Garba Reloaded. In: www.hochparterre.ch

Die Melchi-Gruppe von Richard Kissling. Das glückliche Ende der langen Odysee eines nationalen Denkmals. Jahresheft 9/2016, hg. v. Bildungs- und Kulturdepartements Obwalden, S. 56 - 65.

2011

Künstlerische Interventionen führen zu einem neuen Ganzen. In: Eingriffe in eine Sammlung. Katalog zur Ausstellung im Historischen Museum Uri, vom 29. Mai bis 16. Oktober 2011, S. 31ff.

2010

SPLEEN. Von angefressenen Tüftlerinnen und verwegenen Sammlern. Katalog zur Ausstellung im Historischen Museum Luzern vom 1. Oktober 2010 bis 20. Februar 2011. Luzern 2010.

Eine erlebnisreiche Velofahrt nach Blatten bei Malters mit Kultur- und Gourmetfreuden. In: Gazzetta della Donna. Luzern für Frauen. Hg. v. Judith Wyrsch Koepfli und Stefan Sägesser. Luzern 2010, S. 139-145.

2009

Die Kunstdenkmäler des Kantons Luzern. Neue Ausgabe Band II: Das Amt Luzern. Die Landgemeinden. Basel 2009. Coautor: André Meyer.

2007

Der Hochaltar von Hergiswald – Ikonografie und Formgebung. In: Jahrbuch der Historischen Gesellschaft Luzern 25 (2007), S. 66-69.

2005

Zwischen Rom und Trachten. Das Frühwerk von Josef Reinhard. In: Josef Reinhard 1749-1824. Trachten, Porträts, Menschenbilder. Hg. v. Christoph Lichtin. Bern 2005, S. 69-93.

2002

privat. Porträts Kanton Luzern. Luzern 2002. In Zusammenarbeit mit Nicole Henning (Fotos) und einem Beitrag von Sibylle Birrer (Essay).

1998

[Art.] Wimpfheimer, Willy Karl. In: Biografisches Lexikon der Schweizer Kunst. Unter Einschluss des Fürstentums Liechtenstein.

Schweizerisches Institut für Kunstwissenschaft Zürich und Lausanne (Hg.), Bd. 2, Zürich 1998, S. 1130.

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