• Residency period: Summer 2016, Autumn 2011

Liddy Scheffknecht is a visual artist based in Vienna. In her work she explores the relation between temporality and perception, thereby creating and breaking illusions at the same time. Besides computer based image techniques the artist uses analogue light and shadow projections that are created through direct solar irradiation.

Her works were presented in solo shows at Georg Kargl Fine Arts Vienna, Sotheby’s Arts Quarterly Vienna, Kunsthaus Graz and other venues. She participated in many group shows like at MAK Vienna, Albertina Vienna, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Kapellhaus Baku, C/O Berlin, CSULA Fine Arts Gallery / Los Angeles, Art Point Donetsk / Ukraine, The Art Foundation / Athens, the Sinop Biennial in Turkey, Tokyo Wonder Site and in the 2nd Moscow International Biennial for Young Art.



Liddy Scheffknecht, Untitled (Mica), 2011. Courtesy of Liddy Scheffknecht.