Johanna Tinzl


* 1976, Innsbruck (AT)

living and working in Vienna (AT)


2014 - 2004 Collaboration with Stefan Flunger

2007 – 2002 University of Applied Arts Vienna (AT) - Transmedia Art (diploma)



Exhibitions / Projects (selection)



Beyond Future, Statement - Kunstraum Lakeside, Klagenfurt (AT) (mit Eva Seiler)

Eis-Wasser-Dampf, NHT-Kunst am Bau, Umhausen (AT



Community Outreach: Open Mic - Das geschlossene Open Mic während dem Lockdown - konzipiert und präsentiert von Schudini The Sensitive aka Susanne Schuda, Belvedere 21 (online)

She directs, Daihatsu Rooftop Gallery, Kunst im öffentlichen Raum Wien (AT)

Dimensions Variable# - Semi Public Art, Vienna (AT)

KISS, Kunsthalle Wien, Wien (AT)



Bodies - Cities. Collections and Excursions, Presented by Generali Foundation at Museum der Moderne Salzburg (AT)

... had no palate for this order., Fluc, Vienna (AT)

How we want to work – Collective Practice and Women Artists’ Complicity, Kunstverein das weisse haus, Vienna (AT)

Namut, SÍM Gallery, Reykjavik (IS)

For Anyone but not for Everyone, Kunstpavillon, Innsbruck (AT)



Between Ideology and Adaptation, Tyrolean State Museum Ferdinandeum, Innsbruck (AT)

The Heart as heavy as Lead - Art and Resistance in the Ghetto Theresienstadt, Austrian Museum of Folk Life and Folk Art, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

Plattform 6020, Innsbruck (AT)

Comrade Conrade. Demokratie und Frieden auf der Strasse, KIÖR Steiermark, Graz (AT)

The Vienna Model, Localgroup Studio, Bellingham (USA)

Agents of Social Change, Innsbruck International, Innsbruck (AT)

Holes in the Wall. Anachronic Approaches to the Here and Now, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna (AT) (with SF)



Impressions of the Ore Mountains, Laura Mars Gallery, Berlin (DE)

Stopover – Ways of Temporary Exchange, frei_raum Q21 exhibition space/MuseumsQuartier Vienna (AT) (with SF)

City in Motion, Tracing Spaces Project Space - Nordwestbahnhof, Public Art Vienna (AT) (with Katrin Hornek)

The Vienna Model: Housing for the 21st Century, Museum of Vancouver, Vancouver (CN)

Hotel Charleroi - From here to there, M HKA, Antwerp (BE)

Arkifeminista meets the Feminist Archive, VBKÖ, Vienna (AT) (with Katrin Hornek)

There are some things we need to talk about, VBKÖ, Vienna (AT) (with Katrin Hornek)



Green Toads or The Figure of the Broker, Exhibition series at Schulhofpassage, Vienna (AT)

A WAY, Former Post and Telegraph Office, Vienna (AT) (with Gabi Edlbauer, Cäcilia Brown, Noele Ody, Marusa Sagadin)


The Vienna Model, Aedes Architecture Forum, Berlin (DE)

Turn off the Firewall, No Way Space, Beijing (CHN)

The Vienna Model, Dome Hall - TU Vienna (AT)



Meiguanxiism, No. 155 Caochangdi, Beijing (CHN)

Creating Common Good, Kunst Haus Wien, Vienna (AT)

Chao Bai River Project, ON SPACE, Beijing (CHN)

Escalate Truth, Harks Gallery, Beijing (CHN)

Mission W, Biosspherepark/Jubiläumswarte - Public Art in the Vienna Woods (AT)

Arriving, Transformale - Lendhafen, Klagenfurt (AT) (with SF)

There are some things we need to talk about, VBKÖ, Vienna (AT) (with Katrin Hornek)

Mobilizing Memory: Women Witnessing, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna (AT)

Specks, Gleisdorferstrasse 13, Graz (AT)



La force du changement, Ville Basse, Charleroi (BE)

Sounds against Silence - Public Art Lower Austria, Ternitz (AT)

Kunstgastgeber Gemeindebau - Robert-Uhlir-Hof, Public Art Vienna (AT)

Where do the borders go? - Public Art Lower Austria, Fratres/Slavonice (AT/CZ)

There are some things we need to talk about, VBKÖ, Vienna (AT) (with Katrin Hornek)

rlb Kunstbrücke, Innsbruck (AT)



arttirol, Tyrolean State Museum Ferdinandeum, Innsbruck (AT) (with SF)

In der Kubatur des Kabinetts, Fluc, Vienna (AT) (with Anna Witt)

Capital Social, Marchienne-au-Pont, Charleroi (BE)

The Whisperers, Matadero - Center for Contemporary Art, Madrid (SP)

Framing the Fringe, Glurns, Autonomous Province of Bolzano - South Tyrol (IT) (Solo with SF)

Curators' Network, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna (AT) (with SF)



La valla es europeo. The Fence is european.‚ Dienstag Abend, Ve.sch, Vienna (AT) (Solo with SF)

A Sense of Place, Lakeside, Klagenfurt (AT) (with SF)

Ville en Abîme, Palais des Expositions, Charleroi (BE) (with SF)



BLOCK, Neue Galerie, Innsbruck (AT) (Solo with SF)

Divided Confidence - Public Art Lower Austria, Reinsberg (AT) (with SF)

I don't have much more to say about the wall, except it kept us well inside, VBKÖ, Vienna (AT) (Solo with SF)

Le Chant des Possibles - in Kooperation mit B.P.S.22, Charleroi (BE) (mit SF)

Updating revolutionary systems - Confronting perpetratory systems III, VBKÖ, Vienna (AT)



unORTnung VI, former Cartographic Institute, Vienna (AT) (with SF)


WARP Artists Village, Sint-Niklaas (BE)

rlb Kunstbrücke, Innsbruck, Austria (AT)

ONE, Kino Bosna, Sarajevo (BiH) (with SF)

Übersetzung ist eine Form. | Translation is a Mode., Kunstraum Niederösterreich, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

Quasi dasselbe...? Diskurse mit poetischer Funktion, Kunstpavillon, Innsbruck (AT) (with SF)

CRW – Contemporary Reflections on War, BKS Garage, Copenhagen (DK) (with SF)

essential charm - In der Kubatur des Kabinetts, Fluc, Vienna (AT) (with SF)



Residence palace mit Geschirrspüler, Residence palace, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

Personae, Atelier Operngasse, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

Doujak, Eisenberger, Pusch, Rauter, Tinzl / Flunger, Galerie Konzett, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

Living Spaces - Living Forms, Galerie 5020, Salzburg (AT) (with SF)

unORTnung V, former bread producing factory Anker, Vienna (AT) (with SF)



AUSTRIA conTEMPORARY, Essl Museum - Contemporary Art, Klosterneuburg (AT) (with SF)

unORTnung IV, Copa Cagrana, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

unORTnung III, Genochmarkt, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

Artists on Tour - Sehnsuchtsdestinationen im Wandel, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (AT) (with SF)



Almost 39° of Fever, Marco | Eisenberger, DISPARI&DISPARI PROJECT, Reggio Emilia (IT) (with SF)

Real Presence - Floating Sites, Istanbul (TR) (with SF)

Kaffee und Drina – Ein Aufenthalt in Ostbosnien – 12 Positionen, VBKÖ, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

Diplomausstellung.Eberharter.Kostner.Mullan.Tinzl/Flunger, Heiligenkreuzerhof, Vienna (AT) (with SF)



The essence, MAK - Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

mémoire médiale – life is a loop station, Monochromspeis, Quartier21, Museumsquartier Vienna (AT) (with SF)



1WAND, MAK - Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna (AT) (with SF)

update, Künstlerhaus Vienna (AT) (with SF)



Grants / Collections / Residencies



COVID-19 Work Grant of the Federal State of Tyrol (AT)



SÍM Artist-in-Residence Program in Reykjavík (IS)

Artothek - Collection of the Republic of Austria (AT)



Hilde Zach Art Scholarship of the City of Innsbruck (AT)

Collection of the City of Innsbruck (AT)



Collection of the Federal State of Tyrol (AT)



FILTER DETROIT, Residency in Detroit (USA)

Project grant for BEYOND FUTURE, Federal State of Tyrol (AT)



Artist in Residence Beijing, BKA - Art/Culture, Red Gate Gallery Beijing (CHN)

Collection of the Federal State of Lower Austria (AT)



Artothek - Collection of the Republic of Austria (AT) (with SF)



Paul Flora Award, Aut. Province of Bolzano - South Tyrol (IT) with the Federal State of Tyrol (AT) (with SF)

Hotel Charleroi au Marchienne-au-Pont, Charleroi (BE)



Anni and Heinrich Sussmann Foundation - Award (AT) (with SF)

Hotel Charleroi, Residency in Charleroi (BE)

Sponsorship Award for Contemporary Art, Tyrol (AT) (with SF)

Project/Travel grant for BLOCK, bm:ukk (AT) (with SF)

Collection of the Federal State of Tyrol (AT) (with SF)



Hotel Charleroi, Residency in Charleroi (BE)



START-Grant, bm:ukk (AT)

Hypo Talent, Innsbruck (AT) (with SF)



Artothek - Collection of the Republic of Austria (AT) (with SF)



Emanuel and Sophie Fohn Grant, Vienna (AT) (with SF)



Survival Strategies - In the Age of Destruction and Transformation / Residency (BiH)





Nicole Pruckermayr (Hg.): Demokratie und Frieden auf der Straße: Comrade Conrade. Ein Kunst-, Forschungs- und Friedensprojekt in Graz 2016–2019., Geb., 256 Seiten, CLIO: Graz 2019 (Ger.)


Volume 11 (2011–2013) and Volume 12 (2014–2016) - Public Art Lower Austria, Eds: Katharina Blaas and Katrina Petter. With contributions by Martin Fritz, Franziska Leeb, Cornelia Offergeld, Franz Thalmair and others, Verlag für moderne Kunst, Wien 2019 (Ger./engl.)


REAL PRESENCE, Eds: Dobrila Denegri, Biljana Tomić, Isidora Krstić, nKA / Ica - Independent Cultural Association, Belgrade, 2019 (engl.)


Agents of Social Change, Eds.: Tereza Kotyk, Franziska Heubacher, Jürgen Tabor, Chris Clarke u.a., Innsbruck International. Biennial of the Arts, 2018 (Ger./Engl.)


Stopover – Ways of Temporary Exchange, Ed.: Christiane Erharter, Heide Wihrheim, ERSTE Foundation, Vienna 2017 (cat.: Ger./Engl.)


Schmalzhofgasse - Eine Ausstellungsreihe in der Schulhofpassage mit einem Text von Cäcilia Brown, Wien 2017 (cat.: Ger./Engl.)


The Vienna Model - Housing for the 21st Century City, Wolfgang Förster and William Menking (eds.) with texts by Wolfgang Förster, William Menking, Martina Frühwirth, and Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber, Berlin: Jovis Verlag, 2016 (Engl.)


Framing the Fringe - Folder with Original Art Print, published on the occasion of the »Table in the Space 2014, Tihany«, cu- rated by Andrea Löbel and Jürgen Tabor in the context of Curators' Network at ARTplacc Contemporary Art Festival Tihany, 2014 (Engl.)


Schönes Leben, schwere Zeit (with Anna Witt), in: Tanz die Utopie! - Urbaner Aktivismus als gelebtes Experiment in der Wiener Kunst-, Musik- und Klubszene, Eds.: Martin Wagner, Ursula Maria Probst, Peter Nachtnebel, Falter Verlag, 2014 (German)


This page is intentionally left blank, in: HOTEL CHARLEROI - Annexe, Eds.: Georg Paulmichl, Antoine Turillon, B.P.S. 22 éditions, 2013 (English/French)


Loin de l'Europe / Verre van Europa, in: Quart Heft für Kultur Tirol 18/2011 (German)


Divided Confidence - Public Art Lower Austria, Reinsberg, Eds.: Iris Andraschek and Hubert Lobnig, 2011 (cat.: Engl./Ger.)


100 Jahre/Years VBKÖ Festschrift, Ed.: Rudolfine Lackner, VBKÖ, Vienna, 2011 (Engl./Ger.)


Content | Form | Im-material - Five Years of CONT3XT.NET, Eds.: Sabine Hochrieser, Michael Kargl, Birgit Rinagl, Franz Thal- mair, Verlag für moderne Kunst, 2011 (Engl.)


unORTnung. An Exhibition Series in Vienna, Ed.: Veronika Barnaš, Schlebrügge.Editor, Vienna, 2011 (Engl./Ger.)


Ursula Maria Probst und Franz Thalmair: Die un/sichtbare Stadt als Aktionsraum der Widersprüche, in: Kunstforum Interna- tional, Band 212, 2011 (German)


Übersetzung ist eine Form. | Translation is a Mode., Ed.: Christiane Krejs, Kunstraum Niederösterreich, 2010 (cat.: Engl./Ger.)


Franz Thalmair: unORTnung I - VI - »Szene-Kartografie mit Credibility«, in: Kunstforum International, Band 206, 2010 (German)