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Pipilotti Rist
Biography
1962
Born in Rheintal, Switzerland. Lives and works in Zurich, in the mountains of Switzerland and in Los Angeles.
1982-1986
Studies commercial art, illustration and photography at the Institute of Applied Arts in Vienna, Austria.
1986-1988
Studies audio visual communications (video) at the School of Design in Basel, Switzerland with Professor René Pulfer.
1987
Film und Videotage Basel, for I'm Not The Girl Who Misses Much, Video.

1987-1994

Works as a graphic computer operator in various industrial videostudios.
1988
Feminale Köln for Japsen, Video.
1988-1994
Member of the music band Les Reines Prochaines.
1989
VIPER Luzern for Die Tempodrosslerin saust, Video and Installation.
1991
Eidgenössisches Kunststipendium, Switzerland.
1992
Züricher Filmpreis for Pickelporno, Video and Film.
1993
Förderungspreis der Jubiläumstiftung der SBG.
Eidgenössisches Kunststipendium, Switzerland.
1994
Manor-Kunstpreis, St. Gallen, Switzerland.
Video-Kunstpreis des Schweizerischen Bankvereins.
Prix d'art contemporain de la BC Genève, Switzerland.
1995
ART IN ARCHITECTURE: UBS BUCHS, St. Gallen, Switzerland.
1996
DAAD, Berlin, Germany.
1997
Premio 2000 of the Venice Biennal for 'Ever Is Over All'.
Kwangiu Biennale Award for 'Sip my Ocean' (choosen by the other artists).
Prenta Preis der Kunsthalle Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Germany.
1998
ART IN ARCHITECTURE: Hof zu Wil, Will, Switzerland.
1999
Wolfgang Hahn Preis, Museum Ludwig, Köln, Germany.
ART IN ARCHITECTURE: Bahnhof Basel Ost, Basel, Switzerland.
2001
Zürcher Kunstpreis, Stadt Zürich, Switzerland.
ART IN ARCHITECTURE: Swiss Embassy, Kunstintervention am Bau, Berl, Germany.
2002
Visiting professor at UCLA, Los Angeles, California.
2004
Received 01 award from the Universität der Künste, Berlin, Germany.
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