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K a l a s   L i e b f r i e d 

*1989 in Svishtov, Bulgaria, works and lives in Munich.

education

2014-2019: Sculpture and Time Based Media, Academy of Fine Arts, Munich
2010-2016: Philosophy, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich

curatorial work

from 2020: curator, Rosa Stern, art space, Munich
2015-2018: curator, Jour Fixe, lecture and workshop series, AdBK, Munich

prizes

Prize of the Kunstclub 13 Associtiation 
Kulturpreis Bayern, 2019
Diploma Prize of the Erwin und Gisela von Steiner-Foundation, 2019

Nominee „BAZA Award for Contemporary Art“ (decision July 2020)

selected exhibitions and projects

upcoming:
RADIO-AKTIVITÄT, group show, Lenbachhaus, Munich
BAZA Award, group show of the prize nominees, Sofia City Art Gallery, Sofia
ASTROTURF, group show, Ideal, Leipzig
NEW AGE BALKAN, solo show, Goethe-Institut, Sofia

2020:
ART START, group show, Credo Bonum Gallery / Goethe-Institut, Sofia, BG
MOVEMENT 1920-2020, festival, Onassis Stegi, Athens, GR

2019:
AMBIENT FOR A SILENT FOREST, sound installation in resonance to Joseph Beuys, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich
BLACK MESA, in: Debütanten 2019, group show, Haus der Kunst, Munich
SELECTED AMBIENT WORKS 85-92, solo show, curated by Domenico de Chirico, Nir Altman Galerie, Munich
IN D, diploma show, Academy of Fine Arts, Munich

2018:
JAHRESGABEN, group show, Kunstverein München, Munich
CORPS-À-CORPS feat. MC NANCY, listening session, Kunstverein München, Munich 
RADIO, LIVE TRANSMISSION, solo show, Hinterconti, Hamburg (2018)
Imaginary Display(s), group show, BNKR, Munich
Public Art Munich, curated by Joanna Warsza, Munich

2017:
JAHRESGABEN, group show, Kunstverein München, Munich
ZIMMER FREI, group show, Hotel Mariandl, Munich 
ADD FX, Sluice Biennial 2017, London, GB (two person, with Paul Valentin)
REPLICA REPLICA, lecture performance, Sofia Underground Performance Festival, Sofia, BG
BLIND CARBON COPY, Akademie-Galerie, Munich (two person, with Paul Valentin)
P.OSTEUROPA, group show, Kunstarkaden, Munich
FULLSCREEN #6, screening, Nir Altman Galerie, Munich

2016:
NOISES, group show, Fire Proof, Brooklyn, New York, USA 
Karl&Faber Prize-Exhibition, group show, Luitpoltblock, Munich 
THERE WILL BE BLOOD, group show, Ludwigskirche, Munich 
BUSINESS-BUSINESS, performance / exhibition, Atelier Alen / privat flat, Munich
UNBOXING PANDORA, group show, Kunstpavillon, Munich
BUSBUSINESS, workshop/exhibition, Union Ivkoni Bustours / Galeria Victoria, Sofia, BG

press reviews

Passe Avant: https://passe-avant.net/features/quarantine-questionnaire-1-kalas-liebfried
Whitehot Magazine: https://whitehotmagazine.com/articles/other-art-fair-various-others/4420
Süddeutsche Zeitung: https://www.sueddeutsche.de/kultur/soundinstallation-gezwitscher-zwischen-den-saeulen-1.4607513
KubaParis: https://kubaparis.com/mira-anneli-nass-review-kalas-liebfried-selected-ambient-works-85-92-nir-altman/

contact
kalas.liebfried(at)gmail.com