Tamiko Thiel

Tamiko Thiel


Artworks exploring the intersection of space, place and cultural memory.


Sponge Space Trash Takeover
Lend Me Your Face!
Lend Me Your Face!
My Identity Is This Expanse
My Identity Is This Expanse
My Identity Is This Expanse
Touching, Traces
Suspended Spring
Suspended Spring
Strange Growth
Nothing of him that doth fade...
Nothing of him that doth fade...
Evolution of Fish
Evolution of Fish
Evolution of Fish
Evolution of Fish
Unexpected Growth
Unexpected Growth
Unexpected Growth
CM 2 in MoMA
Wild Gardens
Wild Gardens
Wild Gardens
Wild Gardens
Goldsegen
Goldsegen
Treasures of Seh Rem
Treasures-of-Seh-Rem
Land of Cloud
Land of Cloud
El Barrio is home!
El Barrio is home!
Gardens of the Anthropocene
Gardens of the Anthropocene
Gardens of the Anthropocene
I am Sound
Shades of Absence
Shades of Absence
Shades of Absence
Shades of Absence
All Hail Damien Hirst!
Reign of Gold
Invisible Istanbul
Transformation: Lehel
Transformation: Lehel
Transformation: Lehel
Transformation: Lehel
Water Lilly Invasion
Biomer Skelters
Clouding Green
ARt Critic Face Matrix


Award:

"My Identity Is This Expanse" wins Best Immersive VR Award @ Cinequest, San Jose, CA/USA!


My Identity Is This Expanse! is a VR experience by Karolina Markiewicz and Pascal Piron

I am honored to be their Guest VR Artist for the dream poem sequences! The work will be shown in Karolina and Pascal's exhibit "Stronger than memory and weaker than dewdrops" at the Casino Luxembourg in fall 2021.


my identity is this expanse

Ongoing:

Extended until 25 April @ MEET CENTER MILAN


Lend Me Your Face! showing as a deepfake AI video/sound installation
In “Synthetic Corpo-Reality” online group exhibit in Mozilla Hubs, curator Julie Walsh.


Lend Me Your Face!@MEET


Extended until 17 May 2021: The Photographers' Gallery, London


Lend Me Your Face: Go Fake Yourself! participatory deepfake AI net art (2020/2021, with /p)
Net art version commissioned by The Photographers' Gallery.


Go Fake Yourself!


The Photographers' Gallery, founded 50 years ago as the first art space in London dedicated to photography, has commissioned Go Fake Yourself!, a private, participatory online net art version of Lend Me Your Face! It will be linked from their website from 18 January - 17 March 2021. If coronavirus restrictions allow galleries in London to open, a public version of Lend Me Your Face! will be shown on their Media Wall as well.

PARTICIPATE: UPLOAD YOUR OWN FACE!

Here's my interview with Sarah Cook, curator and professor in Information Studies at the University of Glasgow. Part of Unthinking Photography, The Photographers' Gallery's online space for discussions on the expanding nature of the medium.


Until May 22, 2021 @ WHEATON BIENNIAL


Touching, Traces: 2020 Election Diaries - Fine art prints of fingerprints on iPad
Five prints from this work series are showing in the group exhibit "final_final_FINAL," juried by Legacy Russell.


Touching, Traces


Book participation:

"I Love Women Artists" (in German only)

Essays on 100 women artists in Germany, from the 15th-21st centuries.
Written by 100 women curators, collectors, gallerists working in Germany.

Land of Cloud VR installation, essay written by VR curator Tina Sauerländer

To mark the 100th anniversary of women first being allowed to study art in Germany, the artists Janine Mackenroth und Bianca Kennedy asked 100 women from the German art world to write a personal essay about a favorite woman artist working in Germany. The artist range from unknown nuns in the 15th century to contemporary artists of the 21st century.