Niklas Lichti

Lecture: May 5, 2021 - 8 pm CEST (online *)
Studio visits: May 6, 2021 - schedule to be announced (online *)

Niklas Lichti is an artist based in Vienna, co-publisher of the web magazine The Critical Ass and founder of the short lived project space Geld in London. Across a range of media including sculpture, drawings, text and video, Lichti employs notions of elliptic storytelling and montage, as well as an admiration for literature, stand-up comedy and economical theory to explore the plight of liberalism, social currencies, (artistic) self representation and the politics of intimacy and mental health. Recent shows and contributions at Diana Lambert, Vienna (AT), LAYR, Vienna (AT) / Rome (ITA), Lars Friedrich, Berlin (D), Liszt, Berlin (D), Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna (AT), Texte zur Kunst (D), Pee Zee two, London (GB).

* The public lecture and studio visits will take place on the online teaching platform GoToMeeting. AdBK students will receive access codes to the lecture through the student newsletter. If you're not an AdBK student and you wish to participate in the public lecture, please send an email to

Niklas Lichti auf Galerie Emanuel Layr