Johanna Reich is a video artist working also in the fields of performance and photography. Her recent projects question modern technology and the use of digital produced images.
Johanna Reich received national and international awards and scholarships like the Nam June Paik Award (2006), the Excellence Prize (Japan Media Arts Festival, 2007, Tokyo), the Media Art Award NRW, (2009) and the GWK Art Award (2010). In 2010 she was resident at Künstlerhaus Schloß Balmoral and Fabrica de Pensule Cluj, ColectivA, Romania, in 2011 she was rewarded with the Konrad-von-Soest Preis. 2012 she received the scholarship „Präsenz vor Ort“.
Exhibitions (selection): Höhepunkte der KunstFilmBiennale, Kunst-Werke Berlin (2009) Centre Pompidou Paris, Paris, Frankreich (2009) Art Campus, Art Cologne, Germany (2009) Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition, Hong Gah Museum, Taiwan (2008) Nam June Paik Award Ausstellung, Wallraf-Richartz Museum & fondation Corboud, Cologne, Ger- many (2008)
Culture Shock: Video Interventions at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Olympic and Paralympic Win- ter Games, Vancouver, Canada (2010) 13th Media Art Biennale WRO 09, Wroclaw, Polen (2009) Japan Media Arts exhibition,Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Japan (2007)
Part of the curatorial selection by Blink Video