About the artist
Felix Kraus (*1986 – lives and works in Berlin and Munich) is the founder of The Swan Collective and studied media art at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich and HfG Karlsruhe. He received the scholarship ‘Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes’. The group mixes different techniques like 3D animation, painting, paper embossment, literature, photography and performance. Works of the collective were shown in places like Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, C-Gallery Milan, Gallery Alessandro Casciaro in Bolzano, W139 in Amsterdam, Kunstmuseum Aalen, Kunsthalle Schweinfurt and the Egyptian Museum Munich. As member of the Swan Collective he participated in various film screenings and shows, e.g. London, Berlin, Tokyo, Barcelona and Athens. He received the first price at the Bundesfestival Video Ludwigsburg for his film ‘LiverFuckTM’.