Christine Schörkhuber

Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts,Vienna, first painting class with Franz Graf, later video/videoinstallation with Dorit Margreiter, master degree in 2008.
Christine Schörkhuber is freelance sound artist, video maker and musician. She realizes big sound installations in public space as well as video art, listening pieces and experimental music. Performing under the name Canned Fit, she is also member of the bands Laster Kanaster, Palovnia, Ratatoeskr u.a.

The artist is mainly interested in intersections of audio and visual arts, sociopolitical contents and collaborative working experiences.
Former part of the executive committee of the „IG Kultur Österreich“ and the DIY collective Mz. Baltazar´s Laboratory, Member of 'snim -network for improvised music' -. CoFounder of the sound art exhibition "Klangmanifeste".

Various exhibitions und performances in national and international context e.g. Rockbund Museum Shanghai, Paraflows, Tricky Women, Echoraum Vienna, Crossing Europe, cheLA Buenos Aires, Naoussa Filmfestival, UnOrtnung V, Pixxelpoint Festival Nova Gorica, Soundart Konfrontationen Nickelsdorf uvm..

Residencies in St. Petersburg, Budapest, Copenhagen, Valparaíso, Buenos Aires,
Chair Price Video/Videoinstallation, Academy of Fine Arts 07, Composition Grant 2011, Start Stipendary by Austrian art council 2013, New Austrian Sound of Music grant 2014/15