Born in 1990 at munich

2012 studying at munich academy of fine arts in the class of Prof. Stephan Huber

Selection of exhibitions

2016  ~  Celeste Prize Exhibition  October 2016  London

2016  ~  Exchange Rates “Noises“  October 2016  New York

2016  ~  „PPP“ annual exhibition of the academy

2016  ~  „Unboxing Pandora“ Kunstpavillion munich [ Verlängert bis September ]

2015  ~  Generate Festival for electronic arts Shedhalle, Tübingen

2015  ~  Epodiumgallery

2015  ~  „In a withe room with black curtains“ annual exhibition munich

2014  ~  „Mariannengraben“, Haus der kleinen Künste, munich

2014  ~  „in a black room with white curtains“ annual exhibition of the academy munich

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Whether the unheard fallen tree in the forest is real, or becomming real, finally by it's consideration, is one of the famous paradoxes of George Berkeley, which in the age of digital and hidden processes get a crucial meaning.

According to this question of constructivism, the observer tooks a ride through a virtual genesis, while he unveil the production path of an absurd machinery and cast an involuntary glance behind the scenes of a failed transcriptionweiter lesen

Like a ghost train, the half puzzled spectator is grinding along a nerrow rim of an unreal habitat.

In here, strange forces brood their ideas. Trough the foraign guts of poetry and past some wired translation, you may think, that this ride is somthing for the big fishes in way to samll pon(d)s! … read more

{…} on the outer walls of Kunstpavillion Munich, three works by young artist Paul Valentin were exhibited. They show the rise and fall of an obelisk, in three scenes, which are adjusted to the three cardinal directions north(N), east(O) and west(W). In the NS-context of the building, its appearence is also refering to be a ideological column of domineering authority. The Stairs and Places around the Kunstpavillion, which is near to the munich Palais of justice, are an common meeting point for teenagers and homeless people. The Walls are over and over marked with messages. You can find anything from love confessions, murder threats and insults or philosofical nihilisms. All are pointing to an hard honesty. Paul Valentin extracted this writings and re-combined them in an translucent stancil. Through that stancil a far southern sun is shining onto the establishing of the monument, his reign and in the end onto his ruins {…}Read more

In the Videoinstallation, the Suspector's following the movement of an arcane drone, which's diving into the facilities of an old school gym and poise along the empty hallways... Read more

Out of the mathematical language of the computer, the polar opposites true and false, become one.

The amalgamation of the two antagonists creates a phantasmagoric word, while both words still stay readable (portmateau-word).

The Form of the Object, drawn in a painting program, is influenced by the calligrafic movement of the cursor. The ideosyncratic shape of the paintbrush and the shaky lines refer to his digital origin.... Read more

The Uncanny Valley

The Unobserved World


a boulder is scanning the ruins of the gym



If I give you a point

take the pill






© 2016 P. Pfitzner / Munich, GER