Sangam Sharma (Miss)

Education and Qualifications
Academic degree: Magistra atrium/Master of fine arts (with distinction), BA hons (1st)
2011-2012: PGCE Art & Design at the Institute of Education/University College London
2003-2008: MFA (with distinction) and BA hons (1st) at Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, in
                   Fine Art/Art and Digital Media
2005: Exchange Semester at the Slade School of Fine Arts in London
          (Department: Fine Art Media)
2000-2006: Theatre- and Film studies at the University of Vienna


Presentations of works, Screenings, Exhibitions:

- Music video for Jire Kiowa-Polytope (Label: No Pain in Pop)
- 6 months Artist in Residency in Liverpool (Time and Space at Metal)

- Music video for Lone Omi I Am The Sun (Label: Reeks of Effort)

- Screening of Hacking the streets at Festival OFNI # 9, Poitiers (France)
- Group exhibition Yo Mama at Kunstraum Niederösterreich (Austria)
- Screening of Hacking the streets at Brive Film Festival (France)

 - Artist in residency in Allenheads (Northumberland), England
- Screening of Hacking the streets at the 14th Jihlava International Documentary
  Film Festival (Czech Republic)
- Collaboration with Theatre of the Damned for A Kiss Goodnight/Crime in A Madhouse

- Screening of Gefrorene Musik (Frozen Music) at the exhibition 
  “Experimentelle Tendenzen in der Architektur“/“Experimental Tendencies in
  Architecture“ by ORTE Architekturnetzwerk Niederösterreich, Austria

- Screening of Strings at the Art Video Screening in Västerås, Sweden
- Screening of Gray at the Jan van Academy in Maastricht, Netherlands
- Participation and presentation of two videos at "Real Presence" in Istanbul/Turkey
  during the Biennale

- Screening of Strings at the PULSAR Festival in Caracas/Venzeuela
- Screening of Der Fluss at  "Temporary Identities" digital and video art event 
  at the Novosibirsk State Art Museum
- Screening of  Der Fluss at  the Indiana International Video
  Art & Architecture
- Screening of  Der Fluss at „Her Shorts“ ,1st Annual Women’s International   
  Video Festival in the Dinnerware Contemporary Project Gallery, Tuscon, USA
- Screening of  Der  Fluss at the River's Edge Film Festival, Kentucky, USA

- Screening of  Strings at the festival Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin
- Group exhibition "NIPPON KOLLEKTIV" at the gallery "Rot" in Vienna
- Screening of Container at the "Galerie im Taxispalais" in
  Innsbruck and in the Foyer of the Filmmuseum Vienna
- Screening of  Flickerticker at the Filmriss film festival 2005 in Salzburg

- Screening of  Gray at the Filmfestival Mostar/Croatia
- Screening of Flickerticker at the Kunstverein Salzburg/Austria
- Screening of  Gray at the Ladyfest Vienna
- Screening of Flickerticker at “Don´t stereotape me”, Viennale 2004

- Screening of  Pop Rock Animal at the Austrian film festival “Diagonale”


- Artist in Residency in Liverpool (Time and Space at Metal)
- Artist in residency in Allenheads (Northumberland), England

- Working scholarship (12 months ) nominated by the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna and
  awarded by the Austrian government (bm:bwk) to support outstanding graduates

- Award for “pop rock animal” at the Viennese video and film days