About
20 April 2016

Simon Brugner
Vienna/Austria
[email protected]

Published Work
2018, The Arsenic Eaters, The Eriskay Connection/NL

Upcoming Exhibitions
2020, The Arsenic Eaters, Belgrade Photo Month, Serbia

Selected Group Exhibitions
2020, Intimité, Imprimé, Collection, curated by Collectif Blanc, Galerie UQO – Université du Québec en Outaouais, Canada
2019, The Arsenic Eaters, curated by Lola Mac Dougall, GoaPhoto Festival, India
2019, You Are What You Eat, curated by Natasha Christia, Krakow Photomonth/Bunkier Sztuki Gallery, Krakow/Poland
2019, Real Magic, curated by Clara Wildberger, Forum Stadtpark, Graz/Austria

Selected Features & Reviews
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: radio report by Marlene Nowotny, OE1, Austria
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: interview by Natascha Roshani, DUMMY Magazine, Germany
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: Book of the Month, by Ulrich Rüter, Leica Fotografie International, Germany
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: review by Gerlinde Pölsler, Falter, Austria
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: radio report by Gesa Ufer, Deutschlandfunk Kultur, Germany
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: radio report by Jonathan Scheucher, OE1, Austria
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: review by Claudia Kursawe, Photonews, Germany
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: review by Olga Yatskevich, Collector Daily, USA
2019, The Arsenic Eaters: radio report by Hanna Ronzheimer, OE1, Austria
2018, The Arsenic Eaters: Great Books of 2018, by Jack Harries, The Heavy Collective, Australia
2018, The Arsenic Eaters: The Best Photobooks of 2018, by Rocco Venezia, PHmuseum, UK
2018, The Arsenic Eaters: Favorite Photobooks of 2018, by Andrew Phelps, photo-eye Bookstore, USA
2018, The Arsenic Eaters: Interesting Artist and Photographic Books for 2018, The PhotoBook Journal, USA
2018, The Arsenic Eaters: review by Gerhard Clausing, The PhotoBook Journal, USA
2018, The Arsenic Eaters: review by Yotam Ponte, Musée Magazine, USA
2018, The Arsenic Eaters: project report by Walter Müller, Der Standard, Austria
2016, The Arsenic Eaters: preview in Camera Austria International, Austria

Grants & Awards
2020, Research Grant, Austrian Federal Ministry for Arts and Culture
2019, FOTO WIEN Photo Book Award, for The Arsenic Eaters, 2nd prize
2016, Grant for Young Artists, Austrian Federal Ministry for Arts and Culture

Education
2019, Masterclass: Rhizomes: Political Constellations, with Lisa Barnard, ISSP International Masterclass, Lithuania – Italy – Latvia
2017, Workshop: Do it with Books, with Corinne Noordenbos & Fiorenza Pinna, Organ Vida, Zagreb
2016, Workshop: From a Body of Work to the Right Book, with RVB Books, FUAM / Mimar Sinan University, Istanbul
2016, Workshop: The Inhabited Image, with Federico Clavarino, ISSP, Latvia
2015, Masterclass: Anzenberger Masterclass, with Rob Hornstra, Martin Parr, etc., Vienna
2011, Master program: Computer Science and Media, Thesis: On Reality in the Age of Digital Photography, Technical University of Vienna
2011, 3-year course: School for Contemporary Photography, fotok, Vienna