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BIOGRAPHY

Born in Erfurt, Germany
Lives and works in Halle and Leipzig, Germany

AWARDS

2016
Guest at Villa Romana, Florence, Italy
Fellowship, Saxony-Anhalt Art Foundation

2015
Residency, Studio Roma, Istituto Svizzero di Roma, Italy

2006
Residency, AIR – ARTIST IN RESIDENCE, Gallery Stadtpark, Krems, Austria
Fellowship, Saxony Art Foundation

2002
Prize, HAP-Grieshaber-Preis, Kunstfonds Foundation and VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn, Germany

2000
Residency, VCCA, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, USA

1997
Residency, Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf, Germany 

1992–93
Fellowship and Residency, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany

UPCOMING

2022
Monograph u.p.

2022
The Library NOW
Exhibition and Book in the library room of Zaccaria Sagredo, Venice, Italy

NEWS

Dagmar Varady
2022 FIVEechoed (Publication u.p.)
FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Basel, Schweiz
StudioVisits – Julia Rosenbaum, Interview

2021 Guest at Atelier Mondial, Basel, Switzerland

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020
Guest at GAD – Giudecca Art District, Venice, Italy

2018
Dagmar Varady – I Don’t Like Passion, Gallery PLHK, Devening Projects, Chicago, IL, USA

2014
Dagmar Varady – Reisen (nach Goethe) – erheitern, erhellen, semina rerum – Irène Preiswerk Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
Dagmar Varady – Reizen, Moritzburg Art Museum, Halle, Germany

2010
Dagmar Varady – Wolkenbild [eine Annäherung], Zumikon – Institut für moderne Kunst, Nuremberg, Germany

2010
Dagmar Varady – Artificial Always After, Galerie Gloria Berlin, Heidestrasse, Berlin, Germany

2009
Dagmar Varady – Redden, Devening Projects Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

2008
Dagmar Varady – Golden Faces, REITER Gallery, Leipzig, Germany

2007
Dagmar Varady – Islands, REITER Gallery, Leipzig, Germany

2006
Keine Zeit! Keine Zeit!, Stadtpark Gallery, Krems, Austria
Dagmar Varady – Light, Villa Oppenheim, Berlin, Germany

2005
Speed up – Slow down, REITER Gallery, Leipzig, Germany
INTO, semina rerum – Irène Preiswerk Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
Grisaille Pictures, Joellenbeck Gallery, Cologne, Germany

2004
DHUDM.DHUDM, Kunstverein Gifhorn, Germany
Natur (nach Novalis), semina rerum – Irène Preiswerk Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

2003
Dagmar Varady – Imagines, Galerie Joellenbeck, Cologne, Germany

2002
Life – Death I und II, maerzgalerie – Torsten Reiter, Leipzig, Germany 

2001
There is Gold in them thar Hills, maerzaffairs – Torsten Reiter, Leipzig, Germany

1997
Dagmar Varady – ORTE, Künstlerhaus Schloss Wiepersdorf, Germany 

1996
Grasberg und Wolfsberg in the White Hall, Schloss Wilhelmsburg, Schmalkalden, Thuringia, Germany

1995
ORTE – materia troika, Galerie M, Halle, Germany

1993
Dagmar Varady in collaboration with Florian Mutschler – 24 Kassetten, 1 Teppich, 365 Tage / 24 Minuten, 1 Klang, 365 Takte, Akademie Schloss Solitude Stuttgart, Germany

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019
Dog in Residence, Flac Image Art space, Langenlois, Austria
Art Week Antwerp, NL; Devening Projects Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

2017
Natur (nach Goethe), short film with the actress Jutta Hoffmann, Villa Romana, Florence, Italy
Kirchen, short film in collaboration with visual artist Alba D’Urbano, Kaufmannskirche Erfurt, Germany

2016
Es kann sein, die Tinte ist aber neu. Luthers Tintenklecks – ein Medienmythos. In Gedanken Raum geben, GRASSI Museum of Applied Arts, Leipzig, Germany
Raisins, Flac Image Art space, Langenlois, Austria

2015
Happiness, within the framework of The Order of the Book, Studio Roma, ISR – Istituto Svizzero di Roma, Italy
2.5.0 – Object is Meditation und Poetry, in collaboration with the postgraduate course Curatorial Cultures, HGB – Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig, GRASSI Museum of Applied Arts, Leipzig, Germany

2013
Wissen – Ein Werkdialog, in collaboration with the visual artist Alba D’Urbano, Ludwigshafen on the Rhine, Germany
PRISM, Viaggio in Italia, AtelierFrankfurt, Frankfurt on the Rhine, Germany

2012
Projekt Paradies, Stiftung Schloss Neuhardenberg Foundation, Neuhardenberg, Germany
PRISM, Viaggio in Italia, Werkschau Halle 12, Spinnerei Leipzig, Germany
1012009 – A Study; Bild Sein, Künstlerische Modelle des Sehens, Zeigens und Denkens, Saxony-Anhalt Art Foundation, Halle, Germany
Assemblages, I Surrender, Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, IL, USA
RICH, Material Schokolade, Kunstobjekte zur Speise der Götter, Burg Galerie im Volkspark – Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design Halle and Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch, Germany, curated by Paolo Bianchi, Baden, Switzerland

2011
Emergency Library, Archive der Zukunft – neue Wissensordnungen im Sitterwerk, Kunstbibliothek im Sitterwerk, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Gravity Matters and Shadowy Folds, dok25a, Düsseldorf, Germany
Ein Hauch von Eden, Galerie Samuelis Baumgarte, Bielefeld, Germany 

2010
Grey light – Light grey, semina rerum – Irene Preiswerk Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland 

2009
Skies Clouds Dreams, semina rerum – Irene Preiswerk Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland with Annelies Štrba, CH, and Nives Wideauer, A
Redden, in collaboration with the visual artist Alba D’Urbano, Gallery and Art Hall UFO, Halle, Germany

Das Böse ist ein Eichhörnchen, Bundesverwaltungsgericht and HGB – Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig, GRASSI Museum of Applied Arts, Leipzig, Germany

2008
NEXT, Devening Projects + Editions, Chicago, IL and maerzgalerie – Torsten Reiter, Leipzig, Germany; Art Chicago, USA
Re-Opening, semina rerum – Irene Preiswerk Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
Golden Faces, Edition Galerie Stadtpark, Krems, Austria 

2007
Die Elbe [in] between, Kunstmuseum Unser Lieben Frauen Magdeburg, Germany
Virginsnow, maerzgalerie – Torsten Reiter, Leipzig, Germany
Wolkenatlas, in collaboration with the art historian Tobias Pfeifer-Helke, Studiogalerie, HGB – Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig and gfzk Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig, Germany
Islands, maerzgalerie – Torsten Reiter, Leipzig, Germany
Ach so schön utopisch, Anhaltischer Kunstverein Dessau e. V., Dessau-Rosslau, Germany
LOOP, IKGD, Akademie der Bildenden Künste Wien, Austria 

2006
LIGHT, Kunstmuseum Villa Oppenheim, Berlin, Germany
Keine Zeit! Keine Zeit!, Galerie Stadtpark, Krems, Austria
Visiting Artists, Werkleitz Gesellschaft, Zentrum für Medienkunst, Halle, Germany
Schein Sein, Soziale Dimensionen des Glamour in der aktuellen Kunst, Queer-Filmfestival and Conference A Million Different Loves, Spinnerei Leipzig, Germany, curated by Jana Sperling and Julia Moritz
Eine Frage (nach) der Geste, Oper Leipzig, HGB – Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig, Germany 

2005-06
Buckybabies, video animation, Goethe-Institut Bangkok, Thailand
Die Ordnung der Natur, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Wörlen, Passau, Germany, curated by Paolo Bianchi, Hans-Peter Wipplinger, Austria 

2005
Stabile Seitenlage. Von der Komplexität bildender Kunst, Museum Bochum, Galerie der Künstler, Munich, Kunst Haus Dresden, Museum Weserburg, Bremen in collaboration with the Stiftung Kunstfonds, Bonn, Germany

2004
Halbwert(s)zeit, Städtische Galerie Villa Streccius, Landau, Germany
Buchgrün 2. Dokumentation des Vergänglichen, culturträger and maerzgalerie – Torsten Reiter, Leipzig, Germany 

2003
Landschaft(en). Wildflecken und Gartenreich, Art Museum Moritzburg Halle, Germany, curated by Cornelia Wieg

2002
Supervise, attention!, in collaboration with HGB – Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig, Messehaus am Markt, Leipzig, Germany
Neuer Realismus, Galerie Rothamel, Erfurt, Germany

2001
There is Gold in them thar Hills, maerzaffairs – Torsten Reiter, Leipzig, Germany
Licht und Dunkel. Zum 200. Todestag von Novalis, Art Museum Moritzburg, Halle, Germany
INTO, semina rerum – Irène Preiswerk Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
Oranje PLUS, Neue Arbeiten, Orangerien Schlosspark Mosigkau, Kulturstiftung DessauWörlitz, Germany 

2000
Ist die Fotografie am Ende? Aktuelle Photo- und Medienkunst, DGPh, Cologne, Germany
www.vockerode-art.de, EXPO 2000, Kraftwerk Vockerode, Germany
Communication – An artist who cannot speak English is not an artist, Kunstverein Aschersleben, Germany, Knoll Galéria Budapest, Hungary 

1999
Verlängerte Frohe Zukunft, Art Museum Moritzburg Halle, Germany
Blickpunkte, Künstlerische Feldforschung, Bundesgartenschau Magdeburg, Germany

1998
ORTE 1 – 100, Galerie Manes, Prague, Czech Republic
Chiffrieren/Dechiffrieren, Novalis Geburtshaus, Schloss Oberwiederstedt, Germany 

1996
Tafeln der Erinnerung, Stiftsfriedhof, Barockschloss Mosigkau, Kulturstiftung DessauWörlitz, Germany

1995
ORTE – materia troika, Werkleitzgesellschaft, Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau, Dessau-Rosslau, Germany
ORTE – Der Ruhm einer Stadt besteht in ihrem Ende, Ostranenie, Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau, Dessau-Rosslau, Germany

1994
ORTE – Ein aleatorischer Spaziergang durch die Stadt, in collaboration with the Composer Florian Mutschler, F, Akademie Schloss Solitude Stuttgart, Germany