ABOUT ME

Franziska Greber is a Swiss artist

For the past four decades, she has been devoting herself to studies and projects related to domestic and other forms of violence, gender equality and legal issues.

In 2016 she put her focus on Women’s Rights – with using art – and initiated the global and transdisciplinary art project WOMEN IN THE DARK

She worked as a psychotherapist mainly with survivors of violence, was Co-Head of the Intervention Center against Domestic Violence at the Directorate of Justice and Home Affairs, Canton of Zürich, counseled many organizations at home and abroad, taught at universities and colleges and wrote numerous articles in academic journals and books. She was a speaker at UN events in Geneva and Vienna.

Franziska Greber was involved in many theater projects (one in a Swiss prison), worked as a script-consultant for a documentary movie about depression and for a fictional movie about domestic violence.

Her artworks are based on a variety of media, including installations, photography, videos, text and sound.

 

EXHIBITIONS

2020

Superblock, City Administration of Winterthur, Switzerland, Solo Show

Baturu Cultural Festival, Beijing & Hongkong, China, (online) Group Exhibition

 

2019

117 Art Center, Ningbo, China, Group Exhibition

Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Site & Cerne Docks, Port Louis, Mauritius, Solo Show

Anna Göldi Museum, Ennenda/Glarus, Switzerland, Solo Show

Art Museum Jiangxi Normal University, Nanchang, China, Group Exhibition

 

2018

Geely University Art Space, Beijing, China, Group Exhibition

Bond 27, GIH, Shanghai, China, Group Exhibition

Meixi Hall Art Space, Changsha, China, Group Exhibition

Sisir Mancha Theater, Kolkata, India, Solo Show

 

2017

Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata, India, Solo Show

Crossroads Center Art Space, Beijing, China, Solo Performance

 

2016

Crossroads Center Art Space, Beijing, China, Group Exhibition

Visiting Artist, the pARTage Residency Program, Flic en Flac, Mauritius

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