Fabian Knecht changes patterns of perception and action, transgresses art concepts and power structures, and questions social relations and norms by countering them with strong and provocative images.

Douglas Gordon

1966 born in Glasgow
1984-1988 studies at the Glasgow School of Art
1988-1990 studies at the Slade School of Fine Arts 
1993 video installation 24 Hour Psycho 
1996 Turner Prize
2006 takes part at the Art Basel
2012 awarded with the Käthe-Kollwitz-Preis of the Berlin Academy of the Arts

Significant solo exhibitions in major museums around the world such as the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Tate Britain in London.
since 2010 professorship at Städelschule, Frankfurt am Main
lives and works in Berlin and Glasgow

Publications of the artist

Program series