Andrej Tisma

Leben und Arbeit/biography

Andrej Tisma was born in 1952 in Novi Sad, Yugoslavia. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, Czechoslovakia in 1976. He has had solo exhibitions since 1972. Tisma is concerned with concrete poetry, mail art, photography, performance, video, web.art, and music.

He has been involved with the international mail art movement since 1974 and has organized about twenty mail art exhibitions. Since 1996 Tisma is dedicated to web.art. His web.art works are included in the Net Art Idea Line, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Rhizome Artbase, New York, USA; Net Art Guide, Stuttgart, Germany; Net Art Collection of the Irish Museum Of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland. He took part in the Ars Electronica festival, Linz, Austria.

He has been publishing art criticism. A collection of his articles, essays and rubber-stamp works has been published in San Francisco by the Stamp Art Gallery in 1996.

He lives and works in Novi Sad, Serbia.

Project/Projekt:

  • 1984/85 Mail-Art Olympic Games
  • 1986/88 Private Life
  • 1987 AIDS and Paradise
  • 1988/89 Nature gives…/Priroda daje…
  • 1994 Fax HeART
  • 1999 Shared World

Andrej Tisma wurde 1952 in Novi Sad in Jugoslawien geboren. Er studierte an der Akademie der Schönen Künste in Prag, wo er 1976 seinen Abschluss machte. Seit 1972 zeigt er seine Werke in Einzel- und Gruppenausstellungen. Er ist in den Bereichen Konkrete Poesie, Fotografie, Performance, Video, Web.art und Musik tätig.

Mit der internationalen Mail Art-Szene kam er 1974 in Berührung und er organisierte über zwanzig Mail Art-Ausstellungen. Seit 1996 widmet sich  Tisma der Web.art. Seine Web.art-Werke gehören zum Bestand der Net Art Idea Line im Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Rhizome Artbase, New York; Net Art Guide, Stuttgart; Net Art Collection of the Irish Museum Of Modern Art, Dublin, Irland. Er nahm am Ars Electronica festival in Linz in Österreich teil.

Tisma hat auch Kunstkritiken verfasst. Eine Sammlung seiner Essays und Stempelarbeiten wurde 1996 von der Stamp Art Gallery in San Francisco publiziert.

Er lebt und arbeitet in Novi Sad in Serbien.

Ausgewählte Arbeiten/selected works

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Literatur (Auswahl)/literature (selection)

  • Tisma, Andrej: Nature gives…/Priroda daje… (Projektdokumentation in Buchform) Novi Sad 1992.
  • Tisma, Andrej: Stamp Art Gallery, San Francisco 1996.

Links

Author: Mail Artists' Index

Mail Artists' Index Biographies, works and links concerning important Mail Artists. – Biografien, Arbeiten und Links bedeutender Mail Art Künstler. Mail Art | Mail Artists | Postkunst

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