Drawing on personal heritage and fictional future projections, Sophia Al-Maria’s protagonists reflect on the narratives and languages they have inherited as children of various colonial legacies.
Julian Rosefeldt was born in Munich in 1965 and has been living in Berlin since 1999. He has been a member of the Department of Film and Media Art of the Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts (Bayrische Akademie der schönen Künste) in Munich, and professor of digital media at the Munich Academy of Fine Arts (Akademie der Bildenden Künste) since 2011.
Rosefeldt’s work has been acquired in many international collections including Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Burger Collection, Hong Kong, Dimitris Daskalopoulos Collection, Athens, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, MoMA / The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Nationalgalerie, Berlin, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.
Rosefeldt lives and works in Berlin, and is represented by König Galerie, Berlin, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, and Galería Helga de Alvear, Madrid.