valentin backhaus 


  1. mouvement automatique I
  2. mouvement automatique II
  3. ausgebrannt
  4. white
  5. trasimeno

  1. liegt da eine...
  2. dickicht
  3. white
  4. the drake equation
  5. tannhäuser tor
  6. open atelier
  7. mouvement automatique

  1. surface I
  2. dia_loge
  3. kinski
  4. stu

Valentin Backhaus_ is an artist based in Salzburg. Graduated from Multimediaart in 2019 at FH Salzburg he is working nowadays as a freelancer, collaborating in several projects with artists. In 2016, he founded a studio in Hallein together with friends. Since then, they have been working on projects and curating exhibitions and events.
In 2018, he received an artist-in-residence scholarship from the State of Salzburg for Paliano(ITA).
Beside his artistic work he mainly focuses on building graphic identities, art directions, publications and websites for cultural, businesses and individuals.
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I. surface I

Surface I is an installation that was implemented in the course of the Schmiede Hallein. In the process, a disused engine room of the saline in Hallein was flooded with a layer of water. The smooth calm surface of water reflects the disused engine room. (cooperation work with Katrin Froschauer, Christian Zwerschina, Fabian Schober)/ wood, pond liner, linerglue, water

camera: Manon Pichon   

exhibition view, Schmiede Hallein, 2018