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CV 

Christoph Medicus is an artist currently working in Berlin.

WEBSITE:
http://medicus.betakontext.de/

Education

2003 - 04 Landscape architecture at FH-Weihenstephan, Informatics,
Philosophy and Cultural Anthropology at Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz
2005 New Media Arts at Academy of fine Arts Mainz, Prof. Dieter Kiessling and
Philosophy at Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz
08/09 Guest studies at Academy of fine Arts Leipzig, Prof.Joachim Blank
2013 Examination at UDK Berlin, Prof. Gregor Schneider
2014 Meisterschüler (Master student) of Else Gabriel KH-Weissensee

Prices and scholarships

2010 KISS scholarship by BDK e.V
2013 3-month scholarship and residency at Bauhaus Dessau
2016 Balmoral 5-month scholarship and residency at artist house Schloss Wiepersdorf
2016 MAX Scholarhip from University of the Arts and Foundation Berliner Sparkasse

Selected exhibitions

2017 Tracing new ways (Was sich abzeichnet.), Forum Alte Post, Pirmasens
2017 Werte_Gemeinschaft, Galerie der Schwartzschen Villa, Berlin 
2017 Tracing new ways (Was sich abzeichnet.), arp museum, Rolandseck
2016 Yellow Snow, Projektraum Messing, Berlin 
2016 Clouded Lands, Technical University (TU), Berlin 
2016 ARTNITcampos 5th edition, Campos, Mallorca, Spain 
2016 Is my head a hotel?, Betakontext, Berlin 
2015 Zukunftsvisionen, Festival for contemporary art, Görlitz (catalogue) 
2015 Koprivy, curated by Jan Karpisek, Industra, Brno, CZ (catalogue) 
2015 Freistil: USA-Germany, Kunstverein Speyer (catalogue) 
2015 Prona OS 9.4., with Daniel Pauselius, Kunstraum Praline, Leipzig 
2015 Just another art for life experience, SET 4, Betakontext, Berlin 
2014 Grauomenta Spotlights #2, Laboratoriem, Künstlerhaus Dortmund
2014 Kombi 2, Kunstquartier Kreuzberg, Bethanien, Berlin
2014 Wohnapparate jetzt!, Masters‘ house Muche, Bauhaus Dessau
2013 Kabinett #24, Jakobistr., Hannover
2013 BERLIN MASTERS, Arndt Berlin
2013 We build this city, SCREEN festival, Barcelona
2013 Handlungsbereitschaft part 3, Motorenhalle, Dresden
2012 Handlungsbereitschaft, Kunstsaele, Berlin
2012 Neue Klasse, Kunstraum Wiensowski & Harbord, Berlin 
2011 Kunstpreis junger Westen, Kunsthalle Reckinghausen
2011 LEO BAECK SALON NR.8 (THE FINE ART ISSUE), Berlin
2010 minimal maximal, Al Riwaq Art Space, Adliya, Manama, Bahrain
2010 PENG findet Stadt, Peng - Gesellschaft zur Förderung von Design, Kunst und Kommunikation, Mainz
2010 frames from the edge, Galerie Marion Scharmann, Cologne

Curational projects / Workshops

since 2014 JUST ANOTHER ART FOR LIFE EXPERIENCE. - Group exhibition  in a transforming
single person living unit, supplemented by various artists and designers, Betakontext Berlin
(http://betakontext.de/WOHNZIMMER/)
2013 VOM FINDEN UND ZUSAMMENFINDEN - Workshop and lecture in collaboration with city library
Berlin and 10th grate children of a school about the imagination of the perfect library
(http://www.betakontext.de/ZLB/)
2012 TRUST the BUTTMANN foundation - foundation of a loan collection and exhibition of lend things
 (http://medicus.betakontext.de/trustthebuttmannfoundation.html)
2011 LEO BAECK SALON NR. 9 (THE FINE ART ISSUE) – exhibition choreography for Klasse Prof. Gregor
Schneider Berlin in collaboration with removals, demenagements and self storage company
Tolmien and Leo Baeck Institut New York in Berlin, Gangway e.V. und esskultur Berlin
(http://www.lbi.org/2011/08/leo-baeck-salon-explores-logistics-of-memory-berlin/)
„Mach lauter!“ - workshop and lecture with students and art teachers at BuKO 12, BDK e.V.
symposium about art and contemporary media cultures in education in Dresden
(http://www.buko12.de/part06/part06-workshops/)
2010 SOUNDSTRATEGEN – educational pogram promoted by KISS scholarship / BDK e.V., Siemens Arts
Program and Robert Bosch Foundation in collaboration with Susan Philipsz (http://soundstrategen.wordpress.com/)
INTERMEDIATELY - global/local island - workshop with students from the Department of Arts,
Interior Design and Architecture of the University of Bahrain takin place at Al Riwaq Art Space
(Manama, Bahrain), promoted by DAAD in collaboration with Luca Vanello
(http://medicus.betakontext.de/intermediately.html)
since 2009 BETAKONTEXT – establishment of internet platform, exhibition series and platform for artistic
and pre-time based communicative experiments in various collaboration starting at FIT - freie internationalen tankstelle in Berlin (http://www.betakontext.de)
2006 - 09 PENG – curation and organisation of exhibitions and events in collaboration with various artists
 in Mainz (http://www.pengland.de)