Andreas Siekmann

transversal documents

· Schritte zur Flucht von der Arbeit zum Tun
· Steps for Fleeing from Work to Action
· Pasos para la fuga del trabajo al hacer

· Souveränität der Präsenz
· Sovereignty of Presence
· Souveraineté de la présence




· republicart practices
Bernhard Hummer, Therese Kaufmann, Raimund Minichbauer, Gerald Raunig (ed.) / Vienna 2005

· Bildräume und Raumbilder
Gerald Raunig (Hg.) / republicart, Bd. 2 / Wien: Verlag Turia + Kant 2004


born 1961, lives in Berlin. Studied Freie Kunst at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf.
Exhibitions in Hannover (2000), Wiener Festwochen (2001), Berlin, Frankfurt and Salzburg (2002), at Documenta 11 (2002) und Forward a Choice (Brussels 2002).

Alice Creischer and Andreas Siekmann organized together with Birger Huebel, Michaela Odinius and Dierk Schmidt "Messe 2ok" / ÖkonoMiese machen", a fair for political initiatives and art-groups, which was taking place as a parrallel action to the Art Cologne 1995 in Cologne. They participated in the 90s in numerous group-projects, f.i. Microstudio surplus, Berlin 1996, "Park fiction", Hamburg 1996 und produced in changing contexts plasticine animation films. In 2002 they curated as guest-curators of Generali Foundation in Vienna the exhibition "Violence is the Margin of all Things, Subject Relations, Political Militancy / and Artistic Procedures" and published texts in Springerin, ANYP and Texte zur Kunst.