IMOCA 2011 Graduate Residency Award: Andreas Kindler von Knobloch

Andreas Kindler von Knobloch
Born in Spain 1988, moved to Ireland in 1996. Currently live and work in Dublin.

Education
• BA (hons) Fine Art Sculpture 2011, National College of Art and Design, Dublin.

Group Exhibitions
• Pallas Periodical Review, Pallas Project/Studio, November 2011
• Underground, Basic Space, November 2011
• 200 Clonliffe Road, October 2011
• Radical Love II, (Seminar) 8 Seville Place, September, 2011
• Duality of Change, NCAD Degree Show, June 2011
• Halfway There NCAD Sculpture exhibition, Basic Space December 2010
• Radical Love, (Seminar) September 2010
• 474m2 Sculpture collective exhibition, Kings Inn St, April 2010

Awards
• IMOCA (Irish Museum of Contemporary Art), 2011 Graduate Residency Award
• N.C.A.D Staff Prize 2010
• Green Planet award 2009

Project Management
• Exchange Gallery (founder/curator)
A gallery operating within the walls of Exchange Dublin. Hosting two week shows and residencies. gallery.exchangedublin.ie
• Exchange Dublin (founder)
Ongoing project in Templebar. Exchange Dublin is an all ages collective arts centre run entirely by young people. It has an event space and a gallery and we are currently building a cafe.
• CHANGE? 26-31 January (director)
A week of actions and discussion around the topic of change as a concept. Working with transition year
students from several schools and facilitating discussions. In Project Arts Centre.
• OPW Collective (founder)
Off/ice of Public Works collective is a platform for young artists to get together discuss and make work
and to then display it on the website which is the main platform of the OPW.
• Food not Bombs (founder)
Managed the Food not Bombs branch in Dublin for a year. This is a project that collects food that would
normally be wasted at the end of the day and redistributes it for free to those who need it.
Winner 2nd place Green Planet award 2009.

Gallery Technician
• Gallery Technician, Monster Truck Gallery, October 2011 (present)
• Exhibition Technical, Dublin Contemporary, Earlsfort Terrace, 17 September 2011 (present)
• Technician Dublin Contemporary, August 2011
• Technician for Craft & Context Symposium NCAD, April 2010

Facilitation/Teaching
• Art youth Culture: FYI (facilitator)
Three day event run by the Arts Council discussing youth arts policy and funding.
futurearts.ie
• Arts Mentoring Day in N.C.A.D (teacher)
• nEXtCHANGE Evaluation and re-organisation event in Exchange Dublin (facilitator)
• Young Ensembles Scheme Evaluation Day (facilitator)
• Arts Mentoring Project (teacher)
Six week art teaching project in Firhouse Community College (Nov.-Dec.09)
• Youth Leader and Member of Fishbowl youth-club Sacrriff Co. Clare

Construction
• Event Visuals & Decor.
Funky Seomra RDS: projection screens, immersive installations and comfort areas. (2009)
NCAD events: projection screens, lighting and general decor.
• Freelance Stage Design (light installation Signs)
NCAD (Students Union Sign)
Exchange Dublin collective arts centre Window Display and Coffee Shop

Other
• Just Mad Art, Madrid February 2011 (Guest Speaker)
• Practice Lecture Series Ormond Studios (Guest Speaker) 2010
• NCAD Art and Activism (Guest Speaker) 2010
• Tactic ( Guest Speaker) 2009
(http://tacticproject.blogspot.com/)