|Christian de Lutz
Born in New York on May 27, 1965
EDUCATION AND PROJECTS
1987 B.A. in Fine Arts with a minor in German from New York University.
1984 - 87 Studied Fine Arts and German at New York University.
1983 – 84 Studied at Northeastern University, Boston, MA.
2000 - 7 Work in digitally altered photography and New Media (Digital projections, net.art, etc.) Member rhizome.org, metrotribe.org., art laboratory berlin
1999 During a 2 month residence in Istanbul worked on the series 'Istanbul: a City of 12 Million' as well as series on child labor and Roma in Turkey.
1998 Active as a freelance photojournalist in Berlin, Albania and the Czech Republic.
1997 Worked as a photojournalist and on two special documentary projects: 'The Roma in Bulgaria and Romania' and 'Tetevo - an Illegal Albanian University in Macedonia'
1995 - 96 Active as a photojournalist in the countries of the ex- Yugoslavia, Central Europe and Russia.Worked with the press agency Action Press in Hamburg, Germany and The Chicago Tribune. Lived in Prague, Ljubljana, Tuzla and Sarajevo.
1994 - 95 Worked on photo documentaries about the former Yugoslavia, concentrating on the refugee crisis during the 'Bosnian war'. Lived in Prague and Ljubljana.
1989 - 94 Lived and worked in New York. Active in painting, photography, video an installation. 1988 Worked on painting and photography, lived in Berlin, Amsterdam and Paris
Christian de Lutz has lived and worked in Berlin since 1997.
2007 The Digitalised Image, ONYVA, Maastricht,
Cordoba, GAD (Galerie Art Digital), Berlin
Anatomy of Restlessness, fabrik. Galerie, Neustrelitz
Ekphrasis, Art Laboratory Berlin, Berlin
2005 flora of the Drina Valley, Atelje Paetau, Berlin
2004 source code images, Prima Center, Berlin
2003 Europa, Beyond Photography, südost Zentrum, Berlin
2002 The Balkans in Turmoil, Ramapo College, New Jersey
Roma in Osteuropa, European Cultural and Information
Center in Thuringia, Erfurt
2000 Jugoslawien:Posthum, Galerie K-17, Berlin
1999 Die Roma in Osteuropa, Kleine Humboldt-Galerie, Berlin
Beyoglu-Istanbul: a Virtual City Portrait,
1994 Photo cycle Mostar, Socialni- Kulturni Centar, Prague
1993 Installation, Williamsburg Art Festival, Brooklyn, New York
1987 Installation in Studio, Briesestraße, Neukölln, Berlin
Group Exhibitions (selected)
2008 Manual CC, uqbar, Berlin
Strictly Berlin, GdK,Berlin
2007 Kunst!, Neues Kunstquartier, Berlin
Provisorium, Progr/ Galerie Rigassi Bern
2006 Easy Transport , Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje
2004 Takt Galerie, Berlin
2003 Love Art and War, Emerging Arts, NewYork
Berlin Visions, Berlin Kunstprojekt, Berlin
Paradise, Alexanderplatz Bunker, Berlin
2002 Inaugural exhibition, Galerie Plätterie, Berlin
Break 21- 6th Annual Festival of Emerging Artists, Ljubljana
Art on the Net Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, Tokyo
2001 Daniela Johnson's Take-Away Project London - Berlin
- London, Goldsmiths College Curating Space, London
2000 Group Exhibition for the Photo competition of the
Diyalog Theaterfestival, Berlin
1987 Videofestival, New York University
1985 New Math Gallery, East Village, New York
Art center '8BC', East Village, New York