born 1985 in Berlin
lives and works in Berlin


Aron Lesnik is a Visual Artist from Berlin. His practice includes video installation and conceptual performance. In his work, he primarily negotiates methods of representation and normative identities.

Since 2012 his works have been continuously exhibited in galleries and at festivals both nationally and internationally, for example at the European Media Arts Festival in Osnabrück and at GfzK Leipzig.

2020ADONISPORTAL, @art club L.102art Berlin (DE)
2019Monumento Dei Quattro Desideri @Vitrine01, Berlin (DE)
2021INTERLOCK #1: upright body, @Raum on Demand Berlin (DE)
in collaboration with Medienkunstverein Berlin
2019Touching From A Distance II @Goethe Media Space, Toronto (CAN)
2018CURATORIAL Part Uno, curated by Franziska Harnisch & Mirjam C. Wendt @2OG Alte Münze, Berlin (DE)
2018Touching From A Distance, annual exhibition of MKV Berlin @Literaturhaus, Berlin (DE)
2018group show POV @artspace FAQ, Bremen (DE)
2018Performance Day, Frankfurt (DE)
2018EMAF Experiences – European Media Arts Festival, Osnabrück (DE)
2016REISEN at Mercure Berlin City, Kunstraum Berlin (DE)
2015FWD, No.17 – 4. International Performancefestival, Noseland (CH)
2015P.A.S | Performance Art studies #38 – Places of Duration, Athens (GR)
2015Vision and Fear Station – Galerie für zeitgenössische Kunst Leipzig (DE)
2014Art Bodensee, Dornbirn (AT)
2014Freakwave Festival, Dornbirn (AT)
2013The Supershow – HALLE 14 at Spinnerei Leipzig (DE)
curated by Kathy Rae Huffman
2013CIPAF, 1. Cyprus International Performance Art Festival, Nicosia (CY)
2013P.A.S | Performance Art studies #30, Nicosia (CY)
2013Direct Action Festival Berlin (DE)
2012blauverschiebung no. 5 – Galerie KuB, Leipzig (DE)
2012ALTO – Akademia Sztuki Szczecin (PL)
2018Master Student of Prof. Candice Breitz
2017Diploma of Fine Arts at Braunschweig University of Art
2016/18Braunschweig University of Art – Prof. Candice Breitz – class “room concepts”
2014/15Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig – Prof. Clemens von Wedemeyer – class “Expanded Cinema”
2013/14Academy of Fine Arts Vienna – Prof. Constanze Ruhm and Prof. Carola Dertnig
2012/13Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig – Prof. Günther Selichar
class for mass media research and art in public media space
2010/12Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig – Prof. Christin Lahr – basic studies
2018Digital Residency @Favoriten Festival, Dortmund (DE)
2014/18The German Academic Scholarship Foundation