Beate Hecher + Markus Keim
Beate Hecher (AT), born 1972. She studied sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. In addition to her artistic activity, she works as a motion and graphic designer. She lives and works in Vienna.
Markus Keim (IT), born 1969. He studied history and political science at the University of Innsbruck and theater studies at the University of Bologna. From 1999 to 2005 he was an actor in the independent theater group theatercombinat. He lives and works in Vienna.
Since 2008 Beate Hecher and Markus Keim collaborate on an artistic level. Their joint projects with focus on video, film, installation and performance were shown in over 50 countries at international festivals and events.
CologneOFF VIII – 8th Cologne International Videoart Festival 2012
The Refugee Memorial – Refugee Film Collection
The Hiroshima/Fukushima Memorial
The Wake Up! Memorial – Corona! Shut Down?
title of video: Masked Ball, 2020, 3:00
The production facilities abandoned and paralyzed…dusty environment…people waiting for better times breathing over masks in leisure mode…stand-still.