description

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The freelance artist Juliane Leitner conceives and creates organically shaped art sculptures and design objects from optical waveguides, LED - light systems, stoneware and porcelain. Juliane Leitner gets her inspiration for these artistic works from observations in nature and from research on various topics such as Biology, Bionics etc.

short biography

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Juliane Leitner, B.A. M.A. freelance artist was born 1977 at Gmunden, Upper Austria. Since 2009 she lives and works in Linz. From 2006 till 2012 she studied at the Kunstuniversität in Linz, field of study Plastische Konzeptionen / Keramik. 2010 she finished one semester abroad at the Bergen Academy of Art and Design in Norway. In April 2011 atelier lesa was established.

photo by © Florian Voggeneder 2018 www.voggeneder.net
photo by © Florian Voggeneder 2018 www.voggeneder.net

biography

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Juliane Leitner, BA MA

freelance artist

certifided hiking and snowshoe hiking guide

born 1977 at Gmunden

 

since august 6th 2016

atelier lesa - leitner sculptural art

 

1st. april 2011 establishment of atelier lesa

 

since june 2016

project manager of special programs in

Deep Space 8K and for Deep Space LIVE

Ars Electronica Center / Ars Electronica Linz GmbH

  

education:

dec. 2018 - jan. 2019

Training to become a certified hiking- and snowshoeing Guide

VAVÖ & Bergführerverband Oberösterreich

 

aug. 2018 NLP Practitioner

Kikidan - Chris Mulzer

 

oct. 2009 - march 2012

Masterstudent of the University of Art and Industrial Design

Department of Sculptural Conceptions / Ceramics 

 

jan. - may 2010

exchange semester

at the Bergen National Academy of the Arts Norway  

 

oct. 2006 - oct. 2009

Bachelorstudent of the University of Art & Industrial Design

Department of Sculptural Conceptions / Ceramics 

 

june 2006

graduation diploma & diploma for Object-Design

 

sept. 2004 - June 2006

College for Object & Design School for design, ceramic and tiles-stove building at Stoob www.keramikschule.at

 

june 1996

examination for journeyman in ceramic & tiles-stove-building

 

sept. 1992 - june 1996

School for ceramic & tiles-stoves-building at Stoob

 

 

occupational development:

since sept. 2012 

head of the program Deep Space LIVE

Ars Electronica Center / Ars Electronica Linz GmbH

 

june 2012 - sept. 2012

project manager of the ABC- workshop

for the Voestalpine Klangwolke 2012

Ars Electronica Center / Ars Electronica Linz GmbH

 

oct. 2010 - june 2012

may - dec. 2009

guide & infotrainee

Ars Electronica Center / Ars Electronica Linz GmbH

http://www.aec.at/news/en/

 

july - nov. 2008

casher & guide

at the provincial Exhibition of Salzkammergut 2008

at the Eggerhaus Museum; Altmünster / Austria

representation of the provincial cultural history

 

mar. 1999 - aug. 2004

ceramist & tiles-stove-builder 

Hafnermeister Alfred Spiesberger; Pinsdorf / Austria

function: ceramic tiles production & stove building

www.kachelofen-spiesberger.at

 

sept.1996 - nov.1997

ceramist

Poli - Keramik GmbH; Hall in Tirol / Austria

custom-made tiles; trainee at all product divisions;

www.poli-keramik.com