About

Jennifer Merlyn Scherler is an artist, photographer and research assistant based in Basel, Switzerland.

And a happy part of the memeclassworldwide.

Clients

WOZ, Blueballs Festival, Institut Kunst, Strunk, Die Drei, Rooftop Sailors, Grand Mother's Funck, Lada Obradovic, David Tixier, Dimitry Rougy, Kronikor, Emilia Anastazja, Esche, FemPop, Hanna Marchand, Kaufmann, Klain Karoo, V-mOnd, Well Known Stranger, Veronica Fusaro, Infinite Hills, DANA, Toenstoer etc.

Performances & Lectures

09/2020

Sex work as an aesthetic backdrop in pop culture, lecture performance, Residency Dienerstrasse, Wasteland, Zürich

07/2020

Einblick/Ausblick Radio, free reading, Muthesius Kunsthochschule, Kiel, Germany

02/2020

Fresh From Zurich, performance with Jasper Simeon Mehler and Hannah Mae Mehler, Kulturhaus Helferei, Zürich

12/2019

Untitled (Dawn), performance with Jasper Simeon Mehler and Hannah Mae Mehler, Raum A-1.01, HGK, Basel

07/2019

Sommerprogramm 2x2, performance, curated by Nina Selina Liechti and Anouk Wüthrich, Reflector Gallery, Berne

05/2019

La Polimage, performance, Humbug, Basel

01/2019

Faltegi Händ, Aber E Glatte Charakter, performance and book launch, MATERIAL, Zürich

Exhibitions & Publications

12/2020

Lost In Transition, group exhibition, Alte Schreinerei, Bern

 

09/2020 - 10/2020

Residency Dienerstrasse, with Ruven Joas Stettler, Wasteland, Zürich

09/2020

MSD. Buzòn, as part of memeclassworldwide, Galería Santafé, Bogotá, Colombia

07/2020

collection, group poster exhibition by memeclassworldwide, Kunsthalle zu Kiel

05/2020

ACT, Online-Performance Festival, sound for performance with Milena Mihajlovic

02/2020

artist feature in Else Magazine, online publication, Australia

12/2019

Cantonale, group show, La Nef, Le Noirmont

11/2019

Regionale, group show, curated by Michael Babics, Kunsthalle Palazzo, Liestal

07/2019

Control Twenty One, video screening at magazine launch, with Bernhard Garnicnig, Jamie Allen, Lucie Kolb and Sonia Malpeso, hosted by Stephen Willats, Chalton Gallery, London, England

06/2019

Basis 2019, group exhibition, Institut Kunst, HGK FHNW Basel

12/2018

281218, group exhibition, Studio Rotlicht, Basel

09/2018

Faltegi Händ, Aber E Glatte Charakter, book, self publication

05/2018

Der Maienladen, vegan artist pop up, co-founder/curator, Biel

12/2017

25 Jahre Frauenraum - Die Ausstellung, Frauenraum, Reitschule, Berne

07/2017

Foundation Year Exhibition, Schule für Gestaltung, Biel

03/2015

Prisoner Of Words (Unsaid), Winner in Category B, Schweizer Jugendfilmtage/Swiss Youth Film Days, Zurich

Educational Background

since 2018

Bachelor, Fine Arts, FHNW HGK, Basel

 

2017 - 2017

Bachelor Photography, ÉCAL, Lausanne

08/2016 - 07/2017

Foundation Year in Art and Design, Schule für Gestaltung Biel

08/2015 - 12/2015

Internship at Parasol Films, Berne

2011 - 2015

Gymnasium Thun Seefeld, bilingual diplome English/German, minor in philosophy

Professional Activities

since 2016

self employed commission photography and video work

11/2020

guest teacher for seminar week at Kunstuniversität Linz, Linz, Austria

02/2020

guest teacher at Foundation Year, Schule für Gestaltung, Biel

05/2019 - 12/2019

research assistant at the Institute for Experimental Design and Media Cultures, HGK FHNW, Basel

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