Christina Kubisch

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Christina Kubisch, lives and works in Berlin. She belongs to the first generation of sound artists. Christina Kubisch taught as a professor at the Hochschule der Bildenden Künste Saar in Saarbrücken from 1994 to 2013, where she founded the "Sound Art" department. Since 1997 she has been a member of the Music Section of the Academy of Arts Berlin.

Since 1975, publications of her works include Auf dem Nil, Cramps Records, Edition RZ, ampersand, semishigure, Die Schachtel, Olof Bright, Important Records, gruenrekorder, tochnit aleph, fragment factory and astres d'or. Her installations, compositions and audio-visual works are realized at international festivals worldwide and shown in museums and galleries. She has received many awards and grants for her work, most recently the Venice Biennale 2021 Music Prize for Best Premiere and the Giga-Hertz Prize from ZKM for Lifetime Achievement.

Christina Kubisch,
Photo: Christina Kubisch, "weaving", Soundseeing, DA Kunsthaus Kloster Gravenhorst, 2021 © Andreas Lechtape