Biography

Jona Hoier, born in 1982 in Graz, he graduated in the Interaction and Mediadesign program at the University of Applied Sciences in 2005. In 2001 he co-founded the artist collective sofa23. He is following a Masters in Interface Cultures at the Art University Linz. 2008 he took part in the residency program of the Institute of Advanced Media, Arts and Sciences – Japan. From 2008 to 2010 Jona worked for the Ars Electronica Futurelab as a researcher and project manager. In 2010 Jona founded his own studio “Jona Hoier Media Art & Design” and since 2012 he is as well teaching at the school of art & design Ortweinschule and the FH-Joanneum. Jona works with various collaborators in the intersection of art, design and research.

Jona is working in the field of new media art and design as a creative engineer, designer and video artist. His works have been awarded several times and shown at international exhibitions including Ars Electronica Linz,  Diagonale, DMY Berlin, FILE Festival Sao Paulo, Istanbul Design Biennial and Saatchi Gallery London.

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Exhibition List

2015

  • Sound of Uhrturm, Stadtmuseum, Graz (Austria)
  • Banana Period, Ernst-von-Glasersfeld-Archiv, Innsbruck (Austria)

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

  • heat, AEC, Linz
  • sing in, Display – Degree Show, Medienturm, Graz

2005

  • nilreb,Dieselwall Competition, Berlin
  • Morgensterne, Display – Degree Show, Medienturm, Graz
  • Styriarte Videoteaser, Public Screen Jakominiplatz, Graz

2004

2003

  • ampel, Steirischer Herbst, Graz
  • frühlingsrolle, La Strada, Graz
  • frühlingsrolle, TaO!, Graz
  • minials, Netdays Austria, Radiokulturhaus Vienna
  • +aufkreuzen, Diagonale – Shorts on Screen, Graz
  • 3DMS, GameArt 04, Völklingen (Germany)

2002

  • minials, Festival Ars Electronica, OK Zentrum, Linz

Contact

E: write [AT] jonahoier [DOT] net
T: @jonano
F: Jona Hoier

Jona Hoier Media Art & Design
Volkertplatz 1/2
1020 Wien

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An der Klippe. Herwig Illmaier

An der Klippe. Herwig Illmaier, Architekt. 1957 – 2001

The architect Herwig Illmaier died at the age of 44 while he tried to save somebody from drowning in the Aegean Sea. The work he created within 13 years comprises constructions such as the Augartensteg in Graz, Fürstenfeld hospital, Graz Andritz main square and St. Michael school.

The exhibition shows Herwig Illmaiers work and private life. approach to modern architecture and gives an inside view to his private life. Original plans, photographs, sketches and models illustrate his approach to modern architecture. Audio excerpts of his diploma thesis accompany the whole exhibtiion. An interactive application allows the visitors to experience the main square of Graz Andritz. A short movie presents the most important realised works of Herwig Illmaier.

Dia-shows, personal objects and statements draw a continous line through the exhibition and give an inside view to Illmaiers life. The interactive music wall delivers an insight to his private music library.

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An der Klippe. Herwig Illmaier

An der Klippe. Herwig Illmaier, Architekt. 1957 – 2001

The architect Herwig Illmaier died at the age of 44 while he tried to save somebody from drowning in the Aegean Sea. The work he created within 13 years comprises constructions such as the Augartensteg in Graz, Fürstenfeld hospital, Graz Andritz main square and St. Michael school.

The exhibition shows Herwig Illmaiers work and private life. approach to modern architecture and gives an inside view to his private life. Original plans, photographs, sketches and models illustrate his approach to modern architecture. Audio excerpts of his diploma thesis accompany the whole exhibtiion. An interactive application allows the visitors to experience the main square of Graz Andritz. A short movie presents the most important realised works of Herwig Illmaier.

Dia-shows, personal objects and statements draw a continous line through the exhibition and give an inside view to Illmaiers life. The interactive music wall delivers an insight to his private music library.