He has a unique vision that combines unconventional creativity with visual diversity and efficient production. His obsession for the strange and sinister side of life shows surprising results. He focuses on photography, branding, motion and graphic design.
Born in 1978 in Lower Austria, he has lived in Vienna for 16 years. Christian has been researching and developing professional motion design on many projects for Austrian National Television (ORF) since 1996. He also creates photographic projects, exhibitions and visual arts.
The award-winning artist has worked with directors, producers, editors, programmers, agencies, culture departments and composers.
2017: TRAISKIRCHEN. Das Musical - Artwork
2017: FINALIST at the Music Video Underground
2017: Lay Down Your Weapons- Music Video
2016: HIDE - Featured at the Prix Ars Electronica 2016
2016: HIDE - Nominated for the German Web Video Award
2015: HIDE - Music Video
2015: BIRTHLIGHT - Shortfilm
2015: 2nd PLACE – NATIONAL AWARD – SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2015
2014: WINNER – NATIONAL AWARD – SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2014
2014: YEAR IN REVIEW 2013 – Group Exhibition, See.Me | Exhibition Space, Long Island City, NY
2013: THE STORY OF THE CREATIVE – Group Exhibition, See.Me | Exhibition Space, Long Island City, NY
2013: SONY WPA – Group Exhibition, SUMMERHOUSE, LONDON
2013: FINALIST at the SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS „BURNING“
2013: HONORABLE MENTIONS for the photographies „RESERVE“ and “THE CHAIR”, One shot: Spaces, IPA
2010: HONORABLE MENTION for the photographic series „PORT“ And „REFINERY“, IPA
2009: HONORABLE MENTION for the photography „OBSESSED“, IPA
2008: Creation of 2 Musicvideos: SLOW MOTION and MYKOMANIAC.
2005: WINNER of the “Eyes and Ears-Award – best non-fictional trailer” für the ORF-Crime Documentation “TATSACHEN”
2004: ROZZNJOGD: Visual-Arts for the theatrical play, Metropol, Vienna
2003: Live-visual arts, FLEX, Vienna
2002: FLAKK, Live-visual arts & installations, electronic Musik-Event, St. Pölten
2001: WINNER of the “YOUNGSTER OF ARTS” for visual arts
1999 -2001: FREQUENCIES I – III (live audiovisual arts) & various VJ-acts in Lower-Austria & Vienna
1997 – today: working as On-Screen- and Broadcast Designer at the „AUSTRIAN BROADCASTING“ ORF). Focused on researching and developing opening titles & graphical identities for many well known televison-formats.
1988 – 1996: Grammar-school BRG und BORG St. Pölten
1978: born in St. Pölten, Lower Austria