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LARA WEDEKIND, BORN IN BERN (CH) 1993, FINE ARTIST (BA) IS WORKING WITH IMAGE, SOUND & MUSIC. MAIN ARTISTIC INTERESTS IS THE NARRATIVE IN THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SOUND AND THE (MOVING) IMAGE & SPACE. THIS MAIN INTEREST IS SURROUNDED BY HER BROUGHT INTERESTEST OF DIFFERERING WORKING PROCESS AND TECHNIQUES AND THE ONGOING ENCOUNTER WITH OTHER ARTISTIC FIELDS. IT IS FED THROUGH PENCIL & BRUSH WORKS IN ILLUSTRATION & PAINTING TO COMPOSING & PLAYING MUSIC LIVE, WORKING THROUGH PERFORMANCE AND VIDEO-INSTALLATION, MOVING IMAGE, FIELDRECORDINGS AND SOUND-DESIGN.

SHE IS CURRENTLY DOING HER MASTERS IN MUSIC IN SOUND DESIGN, COMPOSITION & THEORY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES AND ARTS IN ZÜRICH. LIVING AND WORKING IN SWITZERLAND.
 

performance with BASSDRUMPEOPLE, Progr Bern, 2023 / research grant for HOW WE BUILD COLLAPSES, city of Berne, 2023 / exhibitional screening  on Museum of history ME AND YOUR BIRDS, Video loop, Museumsnacht Bern, 2023 / scholarship Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation, 2022 / artist residency Argo Vals, Pölva Estonia, 2022 / grant Pro Helvetia for studio exchange with Karin Fromherz, 2021/2022, artist residency Argo Vals, Pölva, Estonia, 2021 / group- exhibition at Cantonale Bern Jura, Pasquart Biel/ Bienne, CH: CORRELATION GIVEN OPEN SHEET 3-channel video, 2020/2021 / physical theater, corso estivi Accademia Teatro Dimitri, 2018 & 2020 / performance WEDEKINDWOLF, KaffeKairo, Bern CH, 2018 / exhibition Lucerne Switzerland: CORRELATION GIVEN OPEN SHEET , 3- channel video / performance MECHANIC/VOICE. ZeughausKultur, Brig, CH, 2017 / performance MECHANIC/VOICE, Viscose-stadt, Lucerne CH, 2016 / assistant directior short GAZE; Tillo Spreng und Etienne Kompis; Letterbox Collective, 2020 /

social work in field of pedagogy of play and children`s free play in public sphere at DOK, Bern 2018- 2022 / assistant line-producer US- feature MAN WITH THE SILVER CASE,  Beni Lehmann, 2018 / live- cut & camera assistant Theater Lucerne for "Rigoletto", Bert Zander, 2016 / since 2013 performing with ROWAN , RUBY,  MECHANIC/VOICE /since 2013 freelance for PIANOEFORTE
 

LARA WEDEKIND, BORN IN BERN (CH) 1993, FINE ARTIST (BA) IS WORKING WITH IMAGE, SOUND & MUSIC. MAIN ARTISTIC INTERESTS IS THE LIVING, MOVING, MYSTIC NARRATIVE IN THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SOUND AND THE (MOVING) IMAGE IN SPACE. THIS INTEREST IS CIRCLED THROUGH A BROUGHT INTERESTEST FOR DIFFERERING WORKING PROCESS AND TECHNIQUES AND THE ONGOING ENCOUNTER WITH OTHER ARTISTIC FIELDS; WITH PENCIL & BRUSH, TO COMPOSING & PLAYING MUSIC LIVE, WITH WORKING IN PERFORMANCE AND VIDEO-INSTALLATION, MOVING IMAGE, OBSERVING LIFE THROUGH FIELDRECORDING AND SOUND-DESIGN.

SHE IS CURRENTLY DOING HER MASTERS IN MUSIC; SOUND DESIGN, COMPOSITION & THEORY AT THE ZHDK IN ZÜRICH, IS PART OF THE ROWAN QUARTET WITH CYPRIEN ROCHAT, VINCENT MILLIOUD & VALENTIN VON FISCHER AND IS COLLABORATING WITH WOLFGANG ZWIAUER & FABIAN BÜRGI IN THEIR PROJCETS BASSDRUMPEOPLE. CURRENTLY LIVING AND WORKING IN SWITZERLAND.
 

performance with BASSDRUMPEOPLE, Progr Bern, 2023 / research grant for HOW WE BUILD COLLAPSES, city of Berne, 2023 / exhibitional screening  on Museum of history ME AND YOUR BIRDS, Video loop, Museumsnacht Bern, 2023 / scholarship Stanley Thomas Johnson Foundation, 2022 / artist residency Argo Vals, Pölva Estonia, 2022 / grant Pro Helvetia for studio exchange with Karin Fromherz, 2021/2022, artist residency Argo Vals, Pölva, Estonia, 2021 / group- exhibition at Cantonale Bern Jura, Pasquart Biel/ Bienne, CH: CORRELATION GIVEN OPEN SHEET 3-channel video, 2020/2021 / physical theater, corso estivi Accademia Teatro Dimitri, 2018 & 2020 / performance WEDEKINDWOLF, KaffeKairo, Bern CH, 2018 / exhibition Lucerne Switzerland: CORRELATION GIVEN OPEN SHEET , 3- channel video / performance MECHANIC/VOICE. ZeughausKultur, Brig, CH, 2017 / performance MECHANIC/VOICE, Viscose-stadt, Lucerne CH, 2016 / assistant directior short GAZE; Tillo Spreng und Etienne Kompis; Letterbox Collective, 2020 /

social work in field of pedagogy of play and children`s free play in public sphere at DOK, Bern 2018- 2022 / assistant line-producer US- feature MAN WITH THE SILVER CASE,  Beni Lehmann, 2018 / live- cut & camera assistant Theater Lucerne for "Rigoletto", Bert Zander, 2016 / since 2013 performing with ROWAN , RUBY,  MECHANIC/VOICE /since 2013 freelance for PIANOEFORTE
 

past commissions for:

Kuizip acoustic jazz trio (concert-video ), Theaterabteilung der Zürcher Hochschule der Künste (sound design) , "Crush" von Benjamin Burger, Dimitri Stapfer und Mona De Veerdt (locationsound), Bass Drum People (vinyl artwork), Boxen im RondElle (logo), The Pepper`s Swingers (visual performance, recording & mix), Tamas Szekely  in Communications Biology, Schacht et al., 2022 (illustration), Wolfgang Zwiauer & THE ZOO Studio Bern (illustration), Akademie der Naturwissenschaften (illustration), Agroscope (illustration), Dachverband für offene Arbeit mit Kinder in der Stadt Bern (illustration), Claus Wedekind (illustration), Noel Schmidlin (video), Fachschaft Biologie, Universität Bern (illustration), Openair am Bielersee (illustration)

selected videoproductions on comission;

selected illustrations on comission;

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