Info / CV

Education

2011-2014 Master of Arts in Animation at Royal College of Art, London
2009-10 Six months exchange term in Animation at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Switzerland
2005-2010 BSc and DI in Media Technology at St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences, Austria
2004-2005 Physics at University of Vienna, Austria
born in 1985 in Melk, Austria

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Awards and Scholarships

2015 Best experimental Animation, ASIFA One Day Animation Festival, Vienna, Austria
2014 Nat Cohen Scholarship for the production of Krikelkrakel, London
2014 Daler-Rowney Prize for excellence in Drawing with Krikelkrakel, London
2013 Casinos Austria short film grant, via “Vienna Independent Shorts” film festival, Austria

Awards below for work produced between 2007-2011 was co-directed with Mike Kren.

2013 Stoptrik IFF, Special Mention from Programme Director, Niepolomice, Poland
2012 Künstlerhauspreis, In the framework of the Hubert-Sielecki-Award, Vienna
2012 Hubert-Sielecki-Award for “Best Austrian Animation”, Tricky Women, Vienna
2012 Best Music Video, Winner of Austria 9 Shorts
2011 Content Award Prize by “Marx Media Vienna”, Vienna
2011 Best Music Video, mica TonBildMusic, Austria
2010 Film Funding by Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, Arts and Culture: BMUKK
2010 Best Music Video, International Student Film Festival London
2010 Best Music Video, International Industry-Film Days, Vienna
2010 Music Video of the Week, iTunes Store USA
2009 Winner in the “Open Category”, Content Award Vienna
2009 Best Short at Aniwow! Festival, Beijing, China
2009 Hubert Sielecki Special Award for Best Animation, film:riss, Salzburg, Austria
2009 Audience Award, Golden Wire, Austria
2009 Best Short, Golden Wire, Austria
2009 Best Music Video, 9th International Independent Film and Video Festival New York
2009 Best Animation, Golden Wire, Austria
2007 Best Animation, Golden Wire, Austria

Exhibitions and Festivals

2017 Gold+Beton, Cologne, dates tba
2017 Tricky Women Animation Festival, Vienna
2016 Punto y Raya Festival, Abstract Art in Motion, 21.10., Karlsruhe
2016 PIXELvienna 11, 25.9., Vienna
2016 Under-the-Radar, 14.-16.4., Vienna
2015 Animateka, 12th International Animated Film Festival, 7.-13.12., Ljubljana, Slovenia
2015 ASIFA One Day Animation Festival, 3.12.2015, Vienna, Austria
2015 Animated Dreams Festival, Tallin,  in Austrian Animated Experiments -WAYS TO ABSTRACTION – 30 Jahre ASIFA AUSTRIA, 21.11., Estonia
2015 Filmfest Dresden, International Short Film Festival, 17.+18. April, Germany
2015 Lightscapes at Hudpromo Gallery, March 26th – Mai 18th, Solo, Odessa, Ukraine
2015 Holland Animation Film Festival, 18.-22. March, Utrecht
2015 MIRJAM BAKER | ANA NEDELJKOVIĆ, Bildraum 07, 13.-28. March, Vienna, Austria
2015 Tricky Women Animation Festival, 11.-15. March, Vienna, Austria
2014 10th One Day Animation Festival, 20.11., Vienna, Austria http://www.asifa.at/projekte/asifa_animation_day_2014.html
2014 Opening, Royal College of Art, 29.9. and 1.10., London
2014 Eine andere Leinwand: Künstlerfilme von Léger bis Tillmans, Museum Ludwig, 7.8., Cologne, Germany
2014 Summer Show, Royal College of Art, 16.-29.6., group, London, http://www.rca.ac.uk/showcase/show-rca/mirjambaker/
2014 WIP Show, group, Royal College of Art, 22.-26.1., London
2013 WIP Show, group, Royal College of Art, 23.-27.1., London
2013 Between Land and Sea, group, 18.-20.3., Royal College of Art, London
2013 Wie in einem Aquarium, Friday Exit, Vienna, 25.-28.5., solo, http://www.fridayexit.at/index.php/2013/05/maydays-mirjam-baker-moving-images-part-iii/
2013 Wie in einem Aquarium, Raum D & Asifakeil, Museumsquartier, Vienna, 5.-30.6., solo, http://www.asifa.at/projekte/2013/asifa_keil_mirjam_baker.html
2013 Landscapes, Moozak Festival, Audio – Video – Installationen, Fluc & Wanne, 18.-19.9., group, Vienna http://www.moozak.org/festival/2013/
2013 Lange Nacht der kurzen Streifen, Kino Mank, 23.8., Austria
2013 Vienna Independent Shorts film festival, 28.5.-2.6., Austria
2012 WIP Show, group, Royal College of Art, January, London

Screenings below for work produced between 2007-2011 was co-directed with Mike Kren.

2014 9th Istanbul Animation Festival, Turkey
2014 Austrian Cultural Forum London, 6.3., UK
2014 Under the Radar:”Release the Analog”, 1.-2.3., Vienna, Austria
2013 INVIDEO, 30.10.-4.11., Milano, Italy
2013 Stoptrik IFF, 25.-27.10., Niepolomice, Poland
2013 Montreal Stop Motion Film Festival, 18.-20.10., Canada
2013 San Giò-Verona Video Festival, 23.-27. July, Verona, Italy
2013 International Animation Festival Stuttgart, Best Of Animation program, 25.4., Germany
2013 Ciné-Jeune de l’Aisne, 5.-12.4., France
2013 Imago Festival Universidad de las Artes Havanna, 27.-30.3., Cuba
2013 Teheran International Animation Festival, 3.-7.3., Iran
2013 Clermont- Ferrand International Film Festival, 1.-9.2., France
2013 Stuttgarter Filmwinter,10.-13.1., Germany
2013 The Art of Pop Video, FACT Foundation for Art and Creative Technology, 14.3.-26.5., Liverpool, UK
2013 Auslandskulturtage, Austria
2012 Animateka, 3.-9.12., Ljubljana, Slovenia
2012 Exground Filmfest, 23.+24.11., Wiesbaden, Germany
2012 Istanbul Animation Festival, 20.-25.11., Turkey
2012 DOK Leipzig, 31.10.+1.11., Germany
2012 London International Animation Festival, 29.10., UK
2012 Valladolid International Film Festival, October, Spain
2012 Sydney International Animation Festival, October, Australia
2012 Hiroshima International Animation Festival, August, Japan
2012 CICDAF, Changzhou, August, China
2012 Anima Mundi, July, Sao Paulo/Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2012 Seoul International Cartoon and Animation Festival, July, South Korea
2012 Vienna Independent Shorts, June, Austria
2012 Annecy, June, France
2012 Melbourne International Animation Festival, June, Australia
2012 Internationales Trickfilm Festival Stuttgart, May, Germany
2012 CinemaNext Filmnight, April, Austria
2012 Diagonale, March, Graz, Austria
2012 Tricky Women, March, Vienna, Austria
2012 AniFest, Czech Republic
2012 CinemaNext Filmnacht, Wels, Austria
2012 International Student Film Festival London, UK
2012 The Art of Pop Video, Odessa Art Center, Ukraine
2012 Animage, Brazil
2011 Shoot-Me, Netherlands
2011 Diagonale, Graz, Austria
2011 Shortynale, Klosterneuburg, Austria
2011 Austria 9 Shorts, Austria
2011 Music Austria, Austria
2011 The Art of Pop Video, MAKK Museum für Angewandte Kunst, 9.4.-3.7., Cologne, Germany
2011 One Day Animation Festival, November, Vienna, Austria
2011 Fantoche, September, Baden, Switzerland
2010 Internationale Wirtschaftsfilmtage, Vienna, Austria
2010 Netd@ys 2010, Austria
2010 Panama Plus, Germany
2010 REC Jugendmedienfestival, Germany
2010 Vienna Independent Shorts, Austria
2010 Espressofilm, Vienna, Austria
2010 Lobby Vorfilm, Austria
2010 Zeichnung in Bewegung, Vienna, Austria
2010 Tricky Women, Vienna, Austria
2010 Diagonale, Graz, Austria
2009 Film:Riss, Salzburg, Austria
2009 Youki, Austria
2009 Aniwow!, China
2009 Content Award, Vienna, Austria
2009 Screensessions, Vienna, Austria
2009 Diagonale, Graz, Austria
2009 Frame:Out, Austria
2009 FMX, Stuttgart, Germany
2009 Poolbar Festival, Austria
2009 Espressofilm, Vienna, Austria
2009 Shoot-Me, Netherlands
2009 New York Independent International Film and Video Festival, USA
2009 Golden Wire, St. Pölten, Austria
2008 Tricky Women, Vienna, Austria
2008 Film:Riss, Salzburg, Austria