Ursula Röck was born in Linz / Upper Austria, in 1979. Her first contact with photography was at the age of nine, when she was presented her first discfilm-camera. Out of it developed her passion for photography. Due to her interests in art, she attended the school for “Industrial Arts” in Linz and afterwards studied “Photography and Audiovisual Media” at the “Graphische Lehr –und Versuchsanstalt” in Vienna, Austria. After her diploma 2001, which took her to the indian Himalaya, she started as a freelance photographer. After formative years as a photo assistant to renowned Austrian photographerfinally Röck established in the fields of portrait, reportage, editorial, cooperate and as in art, as a freelance photographer in Vienna. Ursula Röck is spezified in socio-critical photography and her work were published in national and international puplicationen, magazines, newspapers, corporate media and exhibitions. Ursula Röck is represented by the agency Anzenberger and distributed via the Apa Pikturedesk. Since 2009 she follows her passion in playing accordeon and singing in the viennese band "He-Was-A-She". 2010 she founded an open-space atelier, inviting photographers and artists from different streams to realize projects in cooperation.

 

 

 

AGENCY
 
Anzenberger - agency for photographers / www.anzenberger.com

APA Picture Desk - Austrian press agency / www.picturedesk.com

Glimpse - agency for photography and text / www.glimpseagency.com

Reichl und Partner - agency for advertising / www.reichlundpartner.com

Wollzelle - agency for advertising and web / www.wollzelle.com

Webworks - agency for advertising and web / www.webworks.at

Wonderland - agency for architecture / www.wonderland.cx

 


EXHIBITION
 
2000 Water, Mirror, Soul / Stadtpark / Vienna / Austria

2001 Chi Choen - indian Himalaya / Museum of Ethnology / Vienna / Austria

2004 Susirama / Love and Fun Store / Vienna / Austria

2004 Nice to see you / Making it II Center / Vienna / Austria

2005 Love out of the dark / Wattestäbchen / Vienna / Austria

2006 Testfest - Art & Part(y) / Venster 99 / Vienna / Austria

2007 Aside / Zik - Association for Collaboration of Art / Vienna / Austria

2007 M_ars - Art Gallery / Vienna / Austria

2007 M_ars - Art Gallery / Center of Justice / Vienna / Austria

2008 Dauerwelle – label-formation / guerilla screenprint / Vienna / Austria

2009 Gofoto / Fotowerk - Gallery for Photography / Vienna / Austria

2010 Rosasturm – Kunstlabor / Netzwerkstadt / Vienna / Austria

2010 (No)Humanspark / Rosasturm – Kunstlabor & Gallery Eugen Lendl / Graz / Austria

2010 Cube of Dignity / Rosasturm – Kunstlabor & Gallery Peithner-Lichtenfels / Vienna / Austria

2010 (No)Humanspark / Rosasturm – Kunstlabor / Bad Blumau / Austria

2011 Gofoto / Fotowerk - Gallery for Photography / Vienna / Austria

2011 Gofoto / Fotowerk - Gallery for Photography / Vienna / Austria

2011 - 2012 Zeitzeugen – photography in Austria since 1945 / Künstlerhaus / Vienna / Austria

2014- Gruppenausstellung / West 46 / Vienna / Austria
 


AWARDS / GRANTS
 
2004-2005 Making it II - town development project in Vienna / competition winner

2010 Innovation Award / IG Kultur / participation und publication

2011 appropriation of an atelier from the city Vienna
 


LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS

2009 – 2011 School of Photography / teaching in photography / Vienna / Austria

2011 Atelier Sonnensegel / Promente / camera obscura workshop / Vienna / Austria

2015 HLMW9 / High.School / digital workshop / Vienna / Austria
 


COLLABORATION

Wattestäbchen / open space gallery Vienna

Zik / association for collaboration of art in Vienna

Dauerwelle / guerilla screenprinting

Atelier Offset / open space for art in Vienna

Testfest / art and part(y)

Susirama / in cooperation with the artist Marion Habringer

Jesus Reloaded & Cube of Dignaty by Emmerich Weissenberger / set-photographer