R. Schwarz


R. Schwarz
architect, composer and sound artist, based in Vienna.


Over the past decade, Robert Schwarz has developed a singular body of work on the intersection of fine art, music and architecture in various artistic and experimental settings. His approach is complemented by ongoing research in sound studies, that sets the basis for his artistic work. He holds a Master of Architecture degree from Vienna University of Technology, and a Master of Arts from Berlin University of the Arts and studied computer music at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. Within his work, he merges these fields to new poetic dimensions.


His installation works have been presented at museums and festivals such as Ars Electronica, Club Transmediale Berlin, Singuhr Hörgalerie, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Moscow International Biennale for Young Art, Wiener Festwochen, TONSPUR für einen öffentlichen raum and Kunsthalle Wien.


He has received international scholarships and awards such as the MAK Schindler Scholarship, DAAD scholarship, SUAL Award, Leo Baeck grant and Fohn scholarship.


His compositions have been released under different aliases by the labels Laton, Kinderkreuzzug, Vienna Wildstyle, Sonic Terrain, Mudblob and most recently by Gruenrekorder.




R. Schwarz: „The Scale Of Things“ (Gruen 154/15)