Stefan Tiefengraber

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2022 - kinetic sound and video installation


A 50-inch plasma screen is installed on the floor of the exhibition space between two cable winches. The screen is automatically controlled and pulled across the floor in a linear movement between the winches. Having reached one side, it starts ...

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TH-42PF20ER DISC x 5

2022 - kinetic sound and video installation


Five plasma screens are moving slowly and continuously in circular motions on the floor, filling the exhibition space with scratching sounds and flickering images. The screens are positioned on electric rotating discs that keep them moving. Microphones are picking up ...

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2021 - kinetic sound and video installation


The title of the work refers to the device designation of the used plasma screen. It is a common device that has been used for many years in exhibition and event contexts. However, this screen has become obsolete ...

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TH-42PH10EK x 5

2020 - kinetic sound and video installation


Five screens were installed by the artist as pendulums that swing continuously. As soon as all five have come to a standstill, they are pulled back into their original positions with the help of cable winches and are made to swing again - triggered by pulling a rip cord, a performative act ...

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2018 - kinetic sound installation


‘DSD-08AS’ is an electromechanical sound installation. 24 modules - each consists of two solenoids, a metal rail and a metal ball - are building a self triggering system where the metal ball functions as conductor between the rail and the solenoids. The ball is closing the circuit ...

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DSD-08AS - Tehran to...

2018 - kinetic sound installation


‘DSD-08AS – Tehran to...’ is an electromechanical sound installation combined with sounds from tape recorders. Five modules - each consists of two solenoids, a metal rail, a metal ball and two tape recorders - are building a self triggering system...

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DSD-08AS - 100-50-25

2018 - kinetic sound installation


‘DSD-08AS - 100 - 50 - 25’ is an electromechanical kinetic sound installation. Three modules - each consists of two solenoids, a metal rail and a metal ball - are building a self triggering system

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2018 - reactive sound and video installation


A 50 inch plasma screen is balancing in the entrance of the exhibition. The visitors can only enter the space by touching the art work and thus activating it...

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ppang / 빵

2017 - kinetic sound-installation


The installation 'ppang / 빵' (Kor. „bread“) is the third installation of the series 'Noise / Light / Seoul' from the artist Stefan Tiefengraber and deals with the topic of Korean street merchants. Those sellers are driving ...

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rotating lights

2015 - kinetic light installation


'rotating lights' is a kinetic light installation consisting of five, for Korea very typical, fluorescent lamps that are connected to a rotating system.

Starting with a very slow movement ...

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징 noise #1

2015 - sound installation


For this noise installation ten jings (징) are hanged in the exhibition space.

The bolts of solenoids mounted behind the jings are used to hit them and thereby producing the typical sound ...

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WM_EX10 WM_A28 TCM_200DV


2015 - noise installation


'WM_EX10 WM_A28 TCM_200DV A1.2FPP BK26 [INSTALLATION]' is a 10 channel audio/video noise installation consisting of ten pairs of CRT monitors and speakers.

The sound and video is generated through short circuits the artist produces ...

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Analog Delay

2014 - interactive installation


Visitors are asked to start a chain reaction by pushing a switch.

If the first switch is pushed continually it activates a solenoid, the enclosed moving bolt pushes another switch that again is connected to the next solenoid ...

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User Generated Server Destruction

2013 - interactive installation


Visitors of the website can trigger six hammers and drop them onto a server that is located in the exhibition ...

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Data Distortion Drawing Machine

and Drawings

2012/13 - installation / drawings


By using the given parameter of time in horizontal and vertical force this machine removes the color from the paper that is mounted onto the wall. This slow process creates a distorted data visualization ...

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Senseless Tweet

2012 - installation


A display showing the life twitter feed of the twitteruser “senseless tweet”

This user is a server that is located in Austria and runs a program that ...

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2012 - interactive installation


The “SLATEplosive” is a clapperboard that can trigger an explosion in a boring movie.

The installation shows a rather boring movie on a projection. To make it more exciting, you can slate and fill the movie with explosions whenever you like.

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yesterday, today, tomorrow

2012 - kinetic installation


Three clocks showing the actual time and three signs with “YESTERDAY, TODAY and TOMORROW“ engraved in it mounted onto a wall.

o.B. (ohne Begleittext - without text, more space for own thoughts)


Idea and Concept: Stefan Tiefengraber




your unerasable text

2011/12 - interactive installation


“your unerasable text” is an interactive installation, dealing with the topics of data storage and elimination of data. The installation can be placed in an exhibition, but ideally it's exhibited in a public space window, where it can be used by people passing by 24h a day.

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