Markus Hanakam & Roswitha Schuller
Markus Hanakam & Roswitha Schuller are two visual artists from Vienna who are working with video and related forms - moving images, text fragments, site specific objects. Since 2004 they collaborate as duo, their work is shown at Museums and Festivals in an international context, including Videodumbo Festival 2013 at Eyebeam Center for Art and Technology, New York, Recontres Internationales 2012 at Palais de Tokyo, Paris, ISEA 2011, Istanbul, 4th Moscow International Biennale for Contemporary Art 2011.
They gained several awards like the MAK Schindler Fellowship in Los Angeles as well as an Artist in Residency at the Citè International des Art, Paris. Their short Film “INVASION” is awarded as Jury Selection Work at Japan Media Arts Festival 2012. Markus Hanakam & Roswitha Schuller are visiting curators at Medienwerkstatt Wien 2014.
During their two-month-long residency in the city of Pilsen there are working on their site-specific video project. Firstly it seems that all six characters are talking about their lifes and memories, moreover in the beautiful interiors of well-known Austrian architect Adolf Loos, but it turns suddently into the science fiction...