Born 1973 in Graz, Austria, lives in Vienna
Studied cultural studies (MA) and contemporary history (PhD) at universities in Graz, Seattle (photography), Paris and New York.
Seidl works as artist curator, and artist. His photographic and video-based work deals with the transformation of image politics and the identity constellations inherent therein.
Seidl curated numerous exhibitions throughout Europe, North America, Hong Kong, Japan and South Africa. His writings include various catalog essays for artist monographs, exhibition reviews, and criticism. Seidl contributes to several international art magazines, most frequently to Camera Austria, springerin and Život umjetnosti.
Photo: Jane Štravs
2014 Future Identities / Palazzo Abrizzi, Venice (I) | FLUC, Vienna (A) | Photo Graz Biennial (A), (catalog)
2012 Motorenhalle Dresden (D) | Emil Filla Gallery, Ústí nad Labem (CZ)
2011 Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana (SLO)
2010 Kunsthalle Vienna (A) | Kunsthalle Palazzo, Basel (CH), (catalog)
2009 The Institution of Rot, London (UK) | < rotor > association for contemporary art, Graz (A)
2008 Künstlerhaus, Graz (A)
2007 Austrian Cultural Forum, Tokyo (JP) | Remont Gallery, Belgrade (RS)
2006 BBK, Munich (D) | open space, Antwerp (B)
2005 Triennial of Photography, Hamburg (D) | Educational Alliance, New York (US) | Howard House Contemporary, Seattle (US) | Pecs, Hungary (catalog) | Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna (A)
2004 Fotohof, Salzburg (A) | Schauspielhaus, Graz (A)
2003 House of Photography, Burghausen (D) | KIMUS, Graz (A)
2002 Forum Stadtpark, Graz (A) | emis, Vienna (A)
2001 Styria House, Brussels (B) | Aspects Gallery, Munich (D) | KIBLA, Maribor (SLO), (catalog)
2000 Galerija Marino Cettina, Umag (HR), (catalog) | < rotor > association for contemporary art, Graz (A), (catalog)
1999 K.E.V.A., Sofia (BG) | emis, Vienna (A)
1998 Pavel House, Laafeld (A) (catalog) | Orpheum Graz (A) | Aspects Gallery, Munich (D)
1997 steirischer herbst 97, Raum fuer Kunst, Graz (A)