Photographer

About

b. 1986, HK.

 

ABOUT

 
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URSULA RÖCK

was born in Linz, Upper Austria. 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 formative years as a photo assistant to renowned Austrian photographers, she started as a freelance photographer.

Röck specializes in socially critical photography and is established in the fields of reportage, portrait, business, editorial and art. Her work is distributed by the Viennese Agency Anzenberger as well as the Austrian Press Agency APA and has been published nationally and internationally in magazines.

Since 2009 she follows her passion in playing accordeon and singing in the Viennese band He was a She. In 2010 Ursula Röck founded the shared Atelier Offset in Vienna, a photo studio and shared-art-space to enhance networking among photographers. In cooperation with the photographer Jens Lindworsky the photographic studio Falsoni was launched in early 2017. Also 2017 she join the photographers collectiv Reflektor. Ursula Röck lives with her husband and son in Lower Austria close to Vienna.

EXHIBITIONs 

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

2014-2015 group-exhibition / West 46 / Vienna / Austria

2016 solo-exhibition / Eyes-on / Offset / Vienna / Austria

2017 group-exhibition / Fetish Foto Fest / Lumina / Vienna / Austria


AWARDS / GRANTs

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

2010 Innovation Award / IG Kultur / participation And 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

falsoni / photostudio from 1879 in cooperation with jens lindworsky

reflektor / ASSOCIATION for and collectiv of photographers for self-publishing-books