Born 1980 in Switzerland.
Currently lives and works as an artist, filmmaker and photographer in Basel.


Education

2013 | Y-Institute for Transdisciplinarity, Bern University of Applied Sciences, CH
Master of Arts in Contemporary Arts Practice

2013 | Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste Städelschule
Filmclass of Douglas Gordon, Frankfurt am Main, D

2006 | Lucerne University of Art and Design, Lucerne, CH
Diploma in Fine Arts, New Media



Selected solo shows*

2016 | MILIEU Bern, CH
2014 | Stadtgalerie Bern, CH (Duo show with Thomas Hauri)

2011 | Schwarzwaldallee, Koordinaten ihrer Erinnerung, nt-Areal, Basel, CH
2011 | CIRCA Centre d’exposition art contemporain, Persistence, Montreal, CAN

2010 | Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Voids Between Scenes, Taipei, Taiwan
2010 | AXENEO7, Encounter, Ottawa, CAN

2009 | Point de fuite, Otherwise it is an illusionary device, Toulouse, F. Duo show with Eva Nielsen
Curated by: Valentine Boé, Elodie Stroecken

2009 | Darling Foundry Garage, There are other situations which are equally valid, Montreal, CAN
Curated by: Pavilion Projects; Maryse Larivière, Robin Simpson

2008 | mitart gallery, Everything seems ordinary, Basel, CH
2008 | Kunsthalle Wien Karlsplatz, Projectspace, Kristall - Performance mit Faye Shapiro, Wien, A
Curated by: Katarzyna Usynska
2008 | sic! Raum für Kunst, I always knew it was there but never guessed where (2), Luzern, CH
Curated by: Nadine Wietlisbach



Selected group shows

2016 | Burn, Babylon by Bereznitsky Aesthetics, GogolFest, Kiev, Ukraine
2015/16 | Filmbau, a cooperation with S AM Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum, Basel, CH

2015 | Historical Museum of Crete, Greece
2015 | there not here, flat deux, Balfron Tower, London
With Tamsin Snow & Sarah Tynan, Jannik Giger. Curated by: Philomene Hoël, Richard Hards        

2014 | Centre PasquArt Bienne, Cantonale, Biel, CH
2014 | Kunsthalle Bern, all I ever see is matchstick man and you, Bern, CH
2014 | Haus für elektronische Künste, Ma(r)king Territories, Basel, CH

2013 | MJ Gallery, floaters, Genf, CH
2013 | handlungsbereitschaft 4, Berlin, D
2013 | Centre PasquArt Biel, SHOW ME SHOW ME SHOW ME, Master of Arts in Contemporary Arts Practice, CH
2013 | ION, ON-ION, Zürich, CH
2013 | Gallery Weekend THE ROOM, Berlin, D
2013 | Kunsthalle Krems, Donaufestival Krems, AU

2012 | L‘Atelier. Specific Space, Nantes, F. Curated by: MANIFESTEM ENT PEINT VITE
2012 | District Kunst- und Kulturförderung, Post-Studio-Tales, residency-as-exhibition, Berlin, D
Curated by: John Beeson, Friedemann Heckel, Ulrike Gerhardt

2011 | Musée d‘Art Contemporain de Montreal, The Quebec Triennial 2011 - The Work Ahead of Us, Montréal, CAN
Curatorated by: Marie Fraser, Lesley Johnstone, Mark Lanctôt, François LeTourneux and Louise Simard
2011 | centquatre, Jeune Création, Paris, F
2011 | Kunstraum Riehen, NICO UNIQUE, Riehen, CH. Curated by: Ruth Buck

2010 | Donetsk City, Art-Point, Ukraine. Curated by: Ludmila Bereznitsky, Mitya Churikov
2010 | S AM Schweizerisches Architekturmuseum, Kunstkredit Werkbeitraege Basel-Stadt, Basel, CH
2010 | SWISS ART AWARDS Messehallen, Basel, CH
2010 | Zeughaus Landenberg, ZONE, BBS, Sarnen, CH

2009 | Kunsthalle Palazzo, Regioanle10, How close we are, Liestal, CH. Curated by: Andrea Domesele

2007 | Kunsthaus Baselland, When nothing happens, Regionale8, CH. mit Faye Shapiro
Curated by: Sabine Schaschl



Selected screenings

2016 | Copenhagen Architecture Festival (CAFx), Denmark, Screening of FILMBAU
2015 | Videoscreening, sic! Elephanthouse, Lucerne, Screening of YOUR TERRITORY
2015 | ZOOM Basler Filme im Fokus, EN GARDE nominated for Basler Filmpreis
2015 | Cinéma au Palais Montreal, Nuit Blanche, Screening of EN GARDE
2014 | Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Screening of EN GARDE
2014 | Schwarzwaldallee at Stadtkino Basel, SPLIT / SCREEN / NARRATIVES. Screening of EN GARDE
2013 | Gallery Weekend Berlin 2013, THE ROOM, Kurfürstenstrasse, Berlin, D. Screening of YOUR TERRITORY
2013 | Donaufestival 2013, Kunsthalle Krems, Österreich. Screening of YOUR TERRITORY



Art within architecture competitions (Kunst am Bau Wettbewerbe)

2014 | St. Jakobshalle Basel, Wettbewerb auf Einladung, Kunstkredit Basel-Stadt
Sanierung und Modernisierung durch Architektengemeinschaft Degelo / Berrel, Basel



Artist residencies

2015 | CASA POLI, Concépcion, Chile, April 2015. In collaboration with Macarena Ruiz-Tagle and Sandra Volny
2012 | Post-Studio-Tales, District Kunst-, und Kulturförderung, Berlin, D
2010 | Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
2010 | AXENEO7, La Filature, Gatineau, CAN
2010 | BBS, Zeughaus Landenberg, Sarnen, CH
2009 | Point de Fuite, Permis de Construire, Toulouse, F
2009 | iaab International Exchange and Studio Programm Basel, Darling Foundry, Montréal, CAN



Grants / awards

2015 | Travel grant | ProHelvetia Swiss Arts Council
2015 | Production grant | Stanley Thomas Johnson Stiftung | Fachausschuss Audiovision und Multimedia BS/BL | Burgergemeinde Bern, CH

2014 | Production grant | Fachausschuss Audiovision und Multimedia Basel-Stadt, BaselLandschaft, CH | Kultur Stadt Bern, CH | Burgergemeinde Bern, CH

2012 | Production grant | Fachausschuss Audiovision und Multimedia, BS/BL, CH | Futurum Stiftung

2011 | Production grant | Consulat Général de France à Québéc | Kulturpauschale Basel-Stadt / kulturelles.bl
2011 | Travel grant | ProHelvetia Swiss Arts Council

2010 | Award | Kunstkredit Basel-Stadt, Basel, CH
2010 | Travel grant | ProHelvetia Swiss Arts Council
2010 | Production grant | Kulturpauschale Basel-Stadt / kulturelles.bl

2009 | Production grant | Jeu de Paume Paris, F | Swiss Confederation Marseille, F

2006 | Award | Zeugin Stiftung Luzern, CH



Publications / articles

HOCHPARTERRE - Auf der Suche nach dem bewegten Bild. Von Marcel Bächtiger. Jan. 2016

Kunstbulletin Dez. 2015. Basel : Florine Leoni. Von Grit Weber. Dez. 2015

NZZ Feuilleton, Kunst und Architektur. - Schweizer Architektur im Film
Realität und Mythos. Von Gabriele Detterer. 2015

Basellandschaftliche Zeitung - Architektur flimmert über den Bildschirm. Von Simon Baur. 2015

Könizer Zeitung - Der Sensetaler, Christa Pfanner
En garde - Spiel der Gegensätze. Jan. 2015

Basellandschaftliche Zeitung, BZ, Christian Fluri
Räume, die klingen - Räume, die sprechen. 2014

Tageswoche, Naomi Gregoris
Gespaltene Bildschirme im Stadtkino Basel. 2014

En garde, monographic publication, 2014.
Essay by Dr.phil. Doris Gassert, graphic design by Dominique Berrel Grafik. Published June 2014

Tageswoche, Karen N.Gerig
Florine Leoni, Überschrittene Grenzen. Published Dec. 10th, 2013

Post-studio-tales, online documentation, http://district-berlin.com/pst-documentation
Ed. District Kunst- und Kulturförderung, Berlin, D

Paper Jam#2, curated by Charlotte Seidel and Emile Ouroumov, Printed at: Cabaret Voltaire, Zuerich, May 31st 2012, marke.6 - gallery of Bauhaus-Universität Weimar June 14h, Le Commissariat at Treize, Paris, June 27th, Ygrec, Paris, June 29th, Messy Shop, Bankok, July 14th 2012

Jeune Création 2011, Exposition internationale d’art contemporain
Ed. Jeune Création, Paris, F, 2011

La Triennale Québecoise 2011, Le travail qui nous attend
Ed. Du Musée d’Art Contemporain de Montréal, Montreal, CAN, 2011

iaab, GOING PLACES. 2011
Christoph Merian Stiftung, Basel, CH, 2011

YA YA YA - GENAU, Raum für Kunst - sic! [ zik; lat. ] so, ebenso; wirklich so!
Hrg. Nadine Wietlisbach, Luzern, CH, 2011

Art Point. Bereznitsky Project Donetsk
Ed. Master Knyg, Kiev, UA. 2010

ERNTE‘07, Kunstankäufe des Kantons Basel Landschaft, Kunsthalle Palazzo Liestal
Hrs. Marcel Falk, kulturelles.bl, Liestal, CH, 2008

Swiss Performance, KUNSTHALLE Wien, project space
Ed. Verlag für moderne Kunst Nürnberg, Nürnberg, D, 2008



Collections

2015 | kulturelles.bl (www.dotmov.bl.ch), Basel, CH Film / Installation EN GARDE

2010 | Ludmila Bereznisky Gallery Collection, Kiew, Ukraine Installation MONUMENTING, 2010

2007 | kulturelles.bl (www.dotmov.bl.ch), Basel, CH Video-Audio Installation WHEN NOTHING HAPPENS



Artist talks

2015 | Triangular Conferences | In collaboration with Macarena Ruiz-Tagle and Sandra Volny
Facultad de Arquitectura, Universidad Católica del Norte, Antofagasta, Chile
INACH, Instituto Antártico Chileno, Punta Arenas, Chile
Departamento de Artes Visuales, Universidad de Chile, Santiago
Departamento de Artes Plásticas, Universidad de Concepción, Concepción, Chile

2014 | Stadtgalerie Bern, Artist talk with Anna Bürkli, Bern, CH

2011 | Musée d‘Art Contemporain, Rencontres avec les artistes, Triennale Québécoise, Montréal, CAN

2010 | Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan

2010 | Concordia University Montreal, Master of Fine Arts, Open Media, Sculpture Class of Prof. Trevor Gould, Montreal, CAN

2009 | École Nationale Supérieure d‘Architecture, in the context of the workshop head to the class of Prof. Béatrice Utrilla, Toulouse, F

*Shows/Residencies/Grants between 2009 and 2011 in collaboration with Sylvain Baumann