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born in Linz, Austria, Europe
since 2007 lives and works in Denver, CO

Education

1991-1994 Master’s Degree, Design College for Graphic Design & Photography (Vienna, Austria)
1989-1991 Study of History of Arts, University of Vienna (Vienna, Austria)
1987-1989 University of the Arts Linz (Linz, Austria)

Solo Shows

2013-2014 MOND:SEE, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
2011 Triggered Momentum, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
2009-2010 Moonwalk, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
2006 American Counterpart, Galerie Brucklacher (Düsseldorf, Germany)
Black & White, Kunstraum Frankfurt Süd, (Frankfurt, Germany)
2004 P.BAGwork, Hayne Fabrik ( Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
2001 The Red Flood, CA Bank (Darmstadt, Germany)
2000 The Red Flood, Studio Lieberlinge (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
1995 Damals, Galerie Markl (Vienna, Austria)

Selected Group Shows

2013 In Camera Abstractions, McNichols Civic Center Building (Denver, CO)
Side Effects May Include…, Art Students League (Denver, CO)
2013 Year in Preview, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
2012 ME WATER and WITHIN, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
2011 Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery (Santa Monica, CA)
Reclamation, Center for Visual Arts (Denver, CO)
Thought and Object, new directions and ideas in photography Redline (Denver, CO)
THE BIG PICTURE, Images From Around The World, Inside and Out the Door Illiterate (Denver, CO)
Year in Preview Show 2011, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
2010 The Sacred Bug and The Insect, Hinterland (Denver, CO)
Perceptions, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
Objectophelia in partnership with the MCA Denver and Biennial of the Americas (Denver, CO)
A something or other that has no name in any language., Vertigo (Denver, CO)
Dilirium, Illiterate (Denver, CO)
2009 Denver Modernism Show, National Western Complex (Denver, CO)
Chilsdplay, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
Crossed Existence, Hinterland (Denver, CO)
2008 In and Out of Focus, Republic Plaza (Denver, CO)
Das Ueberhaupt, Hinterland (Denver, CO)
Flux, Walker Fine Art (Denver, CO)
Illegal Souls, Rhinoceropolis (Denver, CO)
C/S/V/?, Hinterland, photography (Denver, CO)
2007 Lacunae, Plus Gallery (Denver, CO)
2006 Mahaats, Link Gallery (Estes Park, CO)
BooSchuh-Les, Link Gallery (Denver, CO)
2005 International Assemblage Artist Exhibition, GALLERY 24 (Berlin, Germany)
Intimate Flora, MOCA, The Center of Fine Art Photography (Fort Collins, CO)
International Small Works Exhibition (Santa Fe, NM)
2000 Old Mail, New Mail (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
1999 COMTEC Art 99, International Festival for Computer Art and New Media Projects (Dresden, Germany)
1998 Plastifikartion, Galerie Station 3 (Vienna, Austria)
Paintings, CA Bank AG (Vienna, Austria)
Von Staube zu Staub, Bahnhallen (Vienna, Austria)

FILM

2008 Tempography, Gallery Factory (Seoul, South Korea)
2006 Tempography, Zita Cinema in August (Stockholm, Sweden)
Tempography, Galleri Jonas Klerrup (Stockholm, Sweden)
2005 What the hell Holly Popper! Adelaide Film Festival (Adelaide, Australia)
Tempography, art shorts shown at Citylit University London and part of the collection (London, UK)
2003 Morphogenetic Fields, The 1st Aggressively Boring Film Festival (Las Vegas, NV)

Awards

 

2013 ARTSLANT NY, Sabin Aell is one of the international SHOWcase winners at Artslant
New York with her installation shown at the McNichols Civis Center Building ‚Apropos‘ in the category installation.
2012 Artopia 2012 MasterMind Award for Sabin Aell and Randy Rushton’s gallery space HINTERLAND; this award is honoring 5 cultural visionaries every year – artists and organisations alike – working to change the cultural landscape of Denver

ARTSLANT NY, 2nd 2012 Showcase Juried Winner, Category Mixed Media

2011 ARTSLANT NY, 1st 2011 Showcase Juried Winner, Category Painting
ARTSLANT NY, 4th 2011 Showcase Juried Winner, Category Installation
2009 Awards for Best Mixed Media Work and award for Best Photography, Denver Modernism Show (Denver, CO)
2008 Best in Show, 2nd Annual Bough House (Denver, CO)
2005 Red Dot Fine Arts Award (Santa Fe, NM)
Award for Mockumentary, Adelaide Film Festival (Adelaide, Australia)
2000 Award for Best Animated Story, COMTEC Art 99, Intern. Festival for Computer Art and New Media Projects (Dresden, Germany)

Public and Residential Commissions

2015 Beyond the Sky of Memories, hanging installation, Elbra Wedgeworth Municipal Building, (Denver, CO)
Lobby Art Installation at the new Hyatt Denver/Downtown
Mesh Fence Installation at the McNichols Civic Center Building Denver/Downtown
2014 Commission of a mural with integrated resin work, private residency (Denver, CO)
2011 Commissioned photograph for the Presidential Suit at the Marriot Hotel of the series „This Morning“, (Denver, CO)
2008 Commission for Fine Art Photography, Boutique Apartments (Denver, CO)
2005 Commissioned Mural, Showroom of Colorado Steamin’, Colorado Mills Mall (Darmstadt, Germany)
2002 Cityghosts – Outdoor Installation, broadcast on national television (Darmstadt, Germany)
2005 Commissioned Mural, Showroom of Colorado Steamin’, Colorado Mills Mall (Darmstadt, Germany)
1997 Commissioned Mural, Sports Medicine Center (Vienna, Austria)

Other Projects

2014 Alley-Art Courtyard Marriott Denver Downtown, outdoror mural (Denver, CO)
2013 UBUNTU, a multi-artist collaborative performance project by Daughter Cells Dance, choreographer, and co-founder of Daughter Cells, Candess Giyan and artist Sabin Aell
2011 Commissioned photograph for the Presidential Suit at the Marriot Hotel of the series „This Morning“, (Denver, CO)
2009-2010 Redesign of Watercourse Restaurant, design and execution of lights, furniture, murals, etc. (Denver, CO)
2009 Commission for mural on big wood panels, residential, (Boulder, CO)
2008 Commission for Fine Art Photography, Boutique Apartments (Denver, CO)
2005 Commissioned Mural, Showroom of Colorado Steamin’, Colorado Mills Mall (Darmstadt, Germany)
2002 Cityghosts – Outdoor Installation, broadcast on national television (Darmstadt, Germany)
1997 Commissioned Mural, Sports Medicine Center (Vienna, Austria)
Set Design and Photography for the Opera “Le Grand Macabre” at the Art Nouveau Theater (Vienna, Austria)
Set Design for “Die Anderen” an independent theater ensemble at the Art Nouveau Zoo of Schoenbrunn
(Vienna, Austria)

Talks, Panel Discussions and Interviews

2015 Hinterland Art Space, September by Carolyn Daughters (Denver CO)
2013 Luxe. style makers, LUXE MAGAZINE issue 33
2012 PechaKucha Night Denver, August 15, Taxi (Denver CO)
Action Figures: Sabin Aell, March 13, Colorado Photographic Arts Center (Denver CO)
2011 Panel Discussion „Reclamation“, June 2, Center for Visusal Arts Denver (Denver CO)
Artist Talk „Triggered Momentum“, March 8, Walker Fine Art (Denver CO)
Panel discussion, Sabin Aell, The Corvo Brothers, Bonny Lhotka, February 23, Walker Fine Art (Denver CO)
2010 100 COLORADO CREATIVES by Susan Froyd, Westword (Denver, CO) Mar. 7
Shutter Shift, panel discussion, November 11 at Walker Fine Art with
Michael Paglia – Art Critic, Westword, Leanne Goebel – Art Critic, Art LTD and Adobe Airstream,
Nora Burnett Abrams-Associate Curator MCA, Sabin Aell, Albert Chong, Bonny Lhotka
Radio Interview, KGNU, Metro Arts (Denver, Boulder CO) Mar. 5
2009 100 COLORADO CREATIVES, interview by Susan Froyd, l, Westword (Denver, CO) Mar. 7
Untitled Art Show, interview by Michael Keen and Eric Isaac (Denver, CO) Nov. 2

Panels, Committees and Other

2015 Sensory Garden Public Art Selection Panel (Denver CO)
2008-Current Director and Curator of Hinterland Art Space

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