Thomas Mader is a conceptual artist working primarily with themes related to national identity, story telling and communication. He lives in Berlin.

Solo Exhibitions

2017
„Marvellous Monsters“, Baustelle Schaustelle, Essen/Germany

Group Exhibitions, Festivals & Online Contributions

2018
"
Images Festival", curated by Aily Nash, Toronto/Canada
"Its origins are indeterminate", Whitechapel Gallery, London/England

2017
„Soundtracks“, curated by Tania Zimbardo & Rudolf Frieling, MoMa, San Francisco/USA
„On View“, Galerie Burster, Berlin/Germany
„The Score“, Ian Potter Museum, Melbourne/Australia
„A.I. Artistic Intelligence“, curated by Paul Feigelfeld, Galerie Crone, Wien/Austria
„Post-Future - 13th Athens Digital Art Festival“, Athens/Greece
„Chchchanges“, Gapgap, Leipzig/Germany

2016
"Schichten", curated by Lena von Geyso & Elisabeth Pichler, D21, Leipzig/Germany
"All Natural Relief", curated by Vince Tillotson, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow/Scotland
"Looking at one thing and thinking of something else", Carroll/Fletcher, London/England
"CTRL + ALT", curated by Adriel Luis, APAC, New York/USA
"Index", curated by Marie DuPasquier, Display, Berlin/Germany
"Speed", curated by Enno Wallis, Teilchenbeschleunigerhalle des Helmholtzinstituts, Berlin/ Germany
"Touch Base", curated by Marie DuPasquier, Mindscape Universe, Berlin/Germany
"From Minimalism into Algorithm", curated by Lumi Tan, The Kitchen, New York/USA
"Prozac", curated by Enno Wallis, Palais für aktuelle Kunst, Glücksstadt/Germany

2015
"Kein Ort, sondern ein Zustand", curated by Lena von Geyso & Elisabeth Pichler, GFZK, Leipzig/Germany
"Jahresausstellung Studenten", Museum Fluxus+, Potsdam/Germany
"Postscript: Correspondent Works", curated by 7x8, artQ13, Rome/Italy

2014
"Re Culture III Festival", Patras/Greece
“ 5. Mostra de Arte Digital”, Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo/Brazil.
"Macht", walls.gallery, Munich/Germany
"Gesture Sign Art - Deaf Culture / Hearing Culture", curated by An Paenhuysen & Wolfgang Müller, Reykjaví City Library, Reykjavík/Iceland
"Schon gut", Galerie Gerken, Berlin/Germany
"Busy Day", webSYNradio, Paris/France
"basics Festival 2014", ARGEkultur, Salzburg/Austria
"Pushing B&W", Oben, Vienna/Austria

2013
“The Subcontinent”, SAVAC, Toronto/Canada
„Recording Contract“, Bomb Magazine, New York/USA
„Soundings“, Museum of Modern Art, New York/USA (on invitation from C. S. Kim)
“Solutions”, Bus Projects, Melbourne/Australia

2012
“A Burnt-Out Case”, NGBK, Berlin/Germany

2010
“RedoPakistan 2010”, Deptford Art Festival, London/England & Shanaakt Art Festival, Karachi/Pakistan
“Insight Schmiede”, Schmiede Festival, Hallein/Austria

2009
“Redo Pakistan 2009”, The Guild Gallery, New York/USA & Aicon Gallery, London/England

Awards
Baustelle Schaustelle Kunstpreis 2017
Tibes Art Award II, with Andi Fischer

Curatorial practice
2016: "such great heights" with Vince Tillotson, Berlin/Germany
2013: "SLCTDBY Manifested", Prawneg & Wolf, Brunico/Tyrol

Press
https://bombmagazine.org/articles/looking-back-2017-art/
https://www.artforum.com/index.php?pn=picks&id=62827&view=print