Kathrin Kur  


1975      born, lives and works in London                                      www.katrinkur.com           




1994-95                Philosophy, French, Film studies FU Berlin, Germany

1996-97                Guest student Fine Art, HDK Berlin, Berlin, Germany

1997-00                BA Hons, Critical Fine Art Practice, Brighton University, Brighton, First Class Honours

1999                     Exchange student at Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, USA

2000-01                C-Programming certificate, Lambeth College, London

2002-04                MA Cultural and Critical Studies, Birkbeck College, University of London, Distinction




since 2001          freelance creative director and producer for animated and interactive content on largescale public LED displays
  such as Piccadilly Circus with companies such as streetvision and blip, London

2000-01              Assistant Peter Cornwell, London

                          Design Manager, Touch Limited, London

1999                   Internship Webdesign+Programming, ZKM Karlsruhe

1996-97              Assistant Sibylle Hofter, Artist, Berlin





2006           currently shortlisted for artist residency, Cite International, Paris

                  in preparation: "Moviebank", with flunk in collaboration with max-msp/sound artist Pelado

2005           "central heating" a music project with Simon Garrod

                  mediasurface using LED strips, transpublic, Ars Electronica 2005, with flunk

                  "Halo", LED gallery, curated by flunk, phonefixers, London, England  

                  Kawarnia Europa, Lodz, Poland

                  "Runners up", LARK/flunk, interactive simulation, LED display and RFID technology, Making things Public, ZKM, Karlsruhe,


                  "Inspector London", JavaMuseum

                  Kawarnia Europa, Berlin, Germany

2004           founding member of the artist group LARK/flunk, www.flunk.com

                  "Inspector London" and "Rota-tv", a video based on Duchamps rotoreliefs and TV shopping channels, at ISECA, Bangkok, Thailand

2003           "Inspektor Berlin/ Inspector London", on eBay with Christian Hasucha, S. Hofter, Rowena Easton

                  "Festoon", photographic series, Poznan-Potsdam, Frankfurt-Oder, Germany

2002           Video Curator, "Metaplex", interactive installation by Peter Cornwell, ICA, London, Ctrl Space, ZKM (Centre for Art and Media Technology),       Germany                 

                  "Biker Bar", Web/photographic project with Sean Prentice http://www.thebikerbar.rawcity.net

2001           "Night-Glo", lenticular print, and "12/11", photographic series Spectacular, London, Elephant and Castle shopping Centre, also curator of exhibition 

2000           Recollection Website, Design Council Archive, Brighton, documents http://www.documents.org.uk/documents/                                       

                  "7m2", digital print, Urban Lab 00, The Architecture Week, Contact Gallery, Brighton

1999           Triumph, art exhibition, 40 artists, Redhill Motors, Brighton (participant, organiser, design)

1997           camerawork for "Aurora", a film by Sibylle Hofter, ZDF german television





2000          XPS Prize for digital print, Brighton University