Val Wecerka

Paintings | Mixed Media | Abstract | Collages
About the artist

My works are strongly influenced by my own biographical experiences

Val Wecerka - Paintings, Mixed Media, Abstract, Collages

1977 born in Burgas/Bulgaria

Studied painting, graphic arts and tapestry, University of Applied Arts, Vienna/A

Diploma with distinction Studied art education/ textile-free, applied and experimental artistic design at the University of Applied Arts, Vienna

Works | Series

Possible Geometry

(Un)written letters

A pale blue font

Further work

More art



2020 Phoenix Art Award - Nominated-Tutzing, Germany

2019 Art Olympia Tokyo - Nominee-Tokyo, Japan

2018 Aesthetica Art Prize - Nominee-York, United Kingdom

2016 Aesthetica Art Prize - Nominee-York, United Kingdom

2013 Strabag Art Award - Nominee-Vienna, Austria

2010 Strabag-Art award - Nominated-Vienna, Austria

2001 Award of the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and the Arts- Laureate(in)- Vienna, Austria

1998 GROHE Art & Design Award-Laureate(in)- Vienna, Austria

1997 Carpet Competition, Pfister-Laureate(in)- Basel, Switzerland

1994 Competition for Young Fashion Designers-Laureate(in)- Vienna, Austria

Solo exhibitions

2019/ Vienna/ What is home/ Gallery C.A. Contemporary

2019/ Vienna/ Poetry in Geometry/ Gallery District 4 Art

2016/ Vienna/ Like a Letter, painting and objects/ Kunstraum am Schauplatz

2010/ Lower Austria/ Vienna Diaries II/ City Gallery Purkersdorf

2010/ Vienna/ Vienna Diaries I/ House Wittgenstein

2001/ Vienna/ Young Wine, Young Art/ MAK

Group exhibitions

2021/ Vienna/ Vienna city gallery walk

2021/ Lower Austria/ Chronicles/ Wollkersdorf Castle

2021/ Wen/ Three Decades/ House Wittgenstein

2021/ Vienna/ Blue/ C.A. Contemporary

2020 "Behind us the deluge - And then? What is that - home?" / Mühlboden/Feffernitz - Carinthia, Austria

2019/ Vienna/ Da(-)zwischen/ Frewein-Kazakbaev Gallery 2018/ Vienna/ Petersburger Hängung/ Iko Art

2018/ Vienna/ Paradise Girls/, VIENNA ART WEEK

2018 Saint Petersburg Hanging/ IKO ART Gallery - Vienna, Austria

2018 Art room fair / The Church Palace, Via Aurelia 481 - Rome, Italy

2017 The Other Art Fair / Brooklyn Expo Center / New York - New York, United States

2017/ Venice/ Collegare Lìmpossibile/ Biennale di Venezia/ GaleriaZero

2017 Parallel Vienna / Vienna - Vienna, Austria

2017/ Grieskirchen/ Unter 1000/ Galerie Schloss Parz 2017/ Parallel Vienna

2016 100 HOURS OF ART / Museumsquartier - Vienna, Austria

2015 ARTmART / Künstlerhaus - Vienna, Austria

2011 Franzis choice / Muzej premoderno umetnosti, - Spodnji Hotič, Slovenia

2010 Burn out / The Brick Lane Gallery London - London, United Kingdom

2005 Wollenkunst / Künstlerhaus - Vienna, Austria

2002 Six fine arts / Weilinger Gallery - Salzburg, Austria

2000 Young Wine, Young Art / MAK- Austrian Museum of Applied Arts/ Contemporary Art - Vienna, Austria

Museum exhibitions

2011/ Litija, Slovenia/ Franzis choice, Muzej premoderno umetnosti

2000/ Vienna/ Young Wine, Young Art/ MAK

2001/ Vienna/ Moving out/ Mumok

1997/ Klosterneuburg/ In the Opera- Vienna Masks, Museum Essl


2000 Palais Fanto, Austria


2022 Daniel Lichterwaldt- Interview with Val Wecerka

2018 Davina Brunnbauer - The art of memory

2017 Peripheral ARTeries Art Review - Art Press UK- Biennial Edition

2016 Aesthetica Magazine- Q+A with Experimental Artist Val Wecerka

2013 Carl Aigner- "Distant Proximity" - Central Europe

2013 Franziska Helmreich- Vienna Studio Talks