2020

Group exhibition

Recognition / Award

01.07. Award of the Norbert Daldrop Funding Prize for the film Paris Calligrammes as part of the German Documentary Film Festival

Screening

WE ARE ONE – A Global Filmfestival. May 29 – June 7

Group exhibition

Kulturforum – Kupferstichkabinett | May 12th – August 16th

Retrospective

starting March 14th (ongoing)

Group exhibition

Johanna Breede, Photokunst. February 15th – March 13th

Solo exhibition

CFA Berlin | February 24th – February 29th

Recognition / Award
Award ceremony of the Berlinale Camera to Ulrike Ottinger on Saturday, February 22nd at the Haus der Berliner Festspiele
Premiere

World premiere at the Haus der Berliner Festspiele, 70th Berlinale: February 22nd
Release date: March 5th
Awards: German Documentary Film Award 2020
Festivals: San Francisco Film Festival; FID – Marseille; Melbourne International Film Festival, MIFF 2020

2019

Group exhibition

Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, September 24, 2019 – March 23, 2020
Publication: Defiant Muses

Group exhibition
Für Christa – Christa Dichgans mit Freunden, Zeitgenossen und Verehrerinnen

Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, September 21 – October 19

Solo exhibition

Haus der Kulturen der Welt, HKW Berlin, August 23 – October 13 accompanied by film program and artist talks
Publication: Paris Calligrammes

Retrospective

University of California, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive, March 1 – May 17
Lecture by Ulrike Ottinger

Screening und Artist Talk
Chamisso’s Shadow

Film screening as part of the Sonic Acts Festival 2019 Amsterdam, 16th February

Screening

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, 02nd and 10th March

Screening
Dorian Gray in the Mirror of the Yellow Press

Retrospective at The 69. Berlin International Film Festival

Solo exhibition

Bridget Donahue Gallery, New York, 24th January – 03rd March and screening at Cinema Metrograph, NY

2018

Festival
Chamisso’s Shadow

Barcelona International Women’s Film Festival, December

Recognition / Award

Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA, August – November

Publication

Accompanying the exhibition in Glasgow, Mousse Magazine, Issue #64, summer 2018

Festival
Chamisso’s Shadow

Open City Documentary Film Festival at the Regent Street Cinema 20th – 22nd July

Festival
Chamisso’s Shadow

Essay Film Festival London, July 2018

Group exhibition

Sammlung Goetz im Haus der Kunst Munich, June 29, 2018 – January 27, 2019

Screening and Artist’s Talk

1. Symposium Gender – Forschung – Film des Babelsberger Salons, Filmuniversity Babelsberg, 03rd May

Solo exhibition

Hunterian Art Gallery, University of Glasgow. As part of the Glasgow International Festival of Visual Arts, 2018
In collaboration with the Goethe Institut, April 20 – July 29

Group exhibition

Städtische Galerie Lenbachhaus München. Artist room with Ulrike Ottinger's works from the 1960s, ongoing since 20th March

Retrospective
Ulrike Ottinger in Asia – Exil Shanghai, Johanna d’Arc of Mongolia, Under Snow

Goethe Institut Toronto, March

Retrospective
Ticket of No Return

La Cinémathèque de Toulouse, January

Interview

Film artist Ulrike Ottinger in conversation with Gisela Keuerleber.
Editor: Florian Quecke | Radio station: WDR5

2017

Group exhibition

Johanna Breede, Photokunst. 09th – 19th February

Screening
Chamisso’s Shadow

Highlight Arts Edinburgh, February/March

Screening
“Chamisso’s Shadow” und “Berlin Trilogy”

Rex Cinema Berlin, March

Group exhibition

Johanna Breede – Photokunst, March 1 – June 9

Screening

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, May 24 – May 30

Event participation

Discussion as part of the Hallucinations series at documenta 14, Athens Film Archive, June 24

Group exhibition

Film program of the Greek film archive Athens as part of documenta 14, June 24th
TV broadcast Chamisso’s shadow on April 10th on Greek television

Screening
Chamisso’s Shadow

Podlasie Slow Fest, Poland, July

Solo exhibition/Retrospective

NTU Centre for Contemporary Art Singapore, May 27 – August 13

Screening
Chamisso’s Shadow

Festival Vision, Museum MuCEM, Marseilles, September

2016

Screening

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, 20 December

Event participation
Jury chair of the Muhr Feature Awards

Dubai International Filmfestival, Dubai, 07 – 14 December

Retrospective und event participation

Goethe Institut Madrid, on the occasion of the exhibition in the Museo Vostell Malpartida
Organized by the Basque Cinematheque and Donostia / San Sebastián, European Capital of Culture 2016

Screening

Cairo International Film Festival, November

Group exhibition

Newly produced short film Aloha and installation, Lenbachhaus Munich, October 25, 2016 – February 26, 2017

Group exhibition

Kunsthalle Munich, Sammlung Goetz, Munich, 19 August – 06 November

Event participation

Workshop and Screening at the Freie Universität Berlin, July

Screening und Masterclass
Chamissos Schatten 

New Horizons International Film Festival Poland, Juli

Group exhibition

Schwules Museum, Berlin, 24 June – 20 November

Group exhibition

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, 17 June – 28 August
Touring exhibition curated by Alaina Claire Feldmann and produced by Independent Curators International (ICI).
Issued at: Anne & Gordon Saturday Museum of Art, Adelaide (Australia); School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts, Boston, (USA)

Filmretrospective

Jury member of the International Film Festival, June

Group exhibition

Kunsthaus Hamburg, 26 April – 26 June

Solo exhibition and film series
Ulrike Ottinger

Museo Vostell Malpartida, Spain in Kollaboration with the Goethe-Institut Madrid and the Filmoteca de Extremadura, 20 April – 22 May

Group exhibition

EVA International, Limerick (Ireland), 16 April – 18 Juli

Screening and artist talk

Screening and artist talk with Ulrike Ottinger, Aleida and Jan Assmann, Bernd Scherer, Bert Rebhandl, Haus der Kulturen der Welt (HKW), Berlin, March

Screening and Masterclass
Chamisso’s Shadow

Scanorama Vilnius, November

Screening
Under Snow

MUESTRA DE CINE DE MUJERES in Mexico City, November

Premiere
Chamisso’s Shadow

World premiere at the Festspielhaus: February 12, 2016
Opening film Forum, Berlinale 2016Release date: March 24, 2016
German Film Critics' Best Documentary 2016 Award

2015

Filmretrospectives
Weltreisen, Retrospective with other directors

Berlin, December 2015 – February 2016

Group exhibition

Württembergischer Kunstverein (WKV) Stuttgart, October 17, 2015 – January 17, 2016

Group exhibition

Tate Modern London, 15 September 2015 – 24 January 2016

Group exhibition

Deichtorhallen in Hamburg, December 04, 2015 – March 13, 2016

Solo exhibition

Johanna Breede Photokunst, Berlin, Dezember 05, 2015 – February 27, 2016

Solo exhibition

Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin, December 02, 2015 – February 27, 2016
Publication WELTREISE. Forster – Humboldt – Chamisso – Ottinger, December

Screening

Berlin Art Film Festival, December

Screening and retrospective

50 years of the board of trustees of Junge Deutsche Filme, retrospective with other directors, September – December

Screening
Johanna d’Arc of Mongolia, Superbia

Films Femmes Méditerranée, MuCem Marseille, October

Retrospective
Ulrike Ottinger

Goethe Institut Montreal, March

Screenings and presentations

Colgate University (Hamilton, NY), 13 – 19 June

Group exhibition

Johanna Breede

Publication/Group exhibition
Beuys ohne Hut – Karin Székessy fotografiert Künstler 

Horst-Janssen-Museum Oldenburg, image in the catalog: Mönche mit Harpyen
25 January – 26 April

Group exhibition
Art Pace, San Antonio  

Two new photogravure prints: Cowboy with Light Pattern, Dollarprinzessin;
Handover of the works as part of the Artpace collection to the Linda Pace Foundation, 15 January – 26 April, 2015

Group exhibition

Works from Sammlung Goetz at Fundación Banco Santander, Madrid, 21 February – 14 June

2014

Group exhibition

Hygienemuseum Dresden, 10 October, 2014 – 12 April, 2015

Filmfestival

Screening of Under Snow, 20 November, 2014

Group exhibition
Gwangju Biennale: Burning Down the House

05 September – 09 November

Filmfestival
Crossing Identities, Berlin

Screenings of “Johanna d’Arc of Mongolia”, 15 June | “Taiga”, 14 June

Group exhibition

13 June – 17 August 2014

Group exhibition

ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, 24 May – 09 November, 2014

Group exhibition

With quotes from Ulrike Ottinger's oeuvre, Deutsche Kinemathek Berlin, 03 April – 27 July, 2014

Group exhibition

Hotel Performance, Gottlieben, 22 –30 March, 2014

2013

Solo exhibition

Galerie Johanna Breede Photokunst, Berlin, 27 November, 2013 – 11 January, 2014

Group exhibition
Menschen, Masken, Charaktere

Hermann-Hesse-Höri-Museum, 04 October, 2013 – 16 February, 2014

Group exhibition

Umeå, Schweden, 29 September, 2013 – 5 January, 2014

Group exhibition

Sammlung Goetz im Haus der Kunst, Munich, 19 April, 2013 – 12 January, 2014

Filmretrospective
Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival

26 September – 10 October

Filmretrospective

26 September – 10 October

Group exhibition
Klaus Nomi – 2013

Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, 15 September – 24 November

Group exhibition
Das Neue im Alten das Alte im Neuen

Galerie Johanna Breede Photokunst, Berlin, 07 September – 23 November

Solo exhibition

kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, 22 Feburary – 20 May
Publication: Ulrike Ottinger | Weltbilder

Filmretrospective

07 February – 03 March

2012

Festivalscreenings
Under Snow

Berlin/Germany, Créteil/France, Oaxaca/Mexico, Basel/Switzerland, Breslau/Poland, Amsterdam/Netherlands, Reykjavik/Iceland, Karlsruhe/Germany, Vilnius/Lithuania, Bangkok/Thailand, Florenz/Italy, Jerusalem Filmfestival

Audio Drama
Under Snow

ARD Hörspieltage, Zentrum für Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, 10 November

Screening
The Enchantment of the Blue Sailors

Jack Smith Festival Frankfurt, 01 November

Filmretrospective
Metropolis, Hamburg

28 October – 30 November

Filmretrospective
Filmmuseum München

07 – 16 September, 2012

Filmretrospective
Filmmuseum Frankfurt

14 – 28 September, 2012

Filmretrospective
Scala, Konstanz

05 – 26 August 2012

Solo exhibition

Das Verborgene Museum, Berlin, 07 June – 05 August

Solo exhibition

Sammlung Goetz, Munich, 29. May – 06 October

Group exhibition
Valeska Gert. Die Katze von Kampen.

Kaamp-Hüs, Kampen, 26 May – 29 June

Group exhibition

Kunsthalle Wien, 03 May – 02 September, 2012

Screening
Under Snow

As part of the exhibition Geometrie der Leere. Räume in Japan. Zebra Kino, Constance,
Kulturzentrum am Münster, Constance, 15 April

Audio Drama
Under Snow, part 1+2, 53:20 min/54:34 min

composition: Yumiko Tanaka, realisation: Ulrike Ottinger, production: BR 2012
radio premiere: 08/09 April at BR2 | Podcast

2011

Award

26 November, 2011 – 22 January, 2012 (award show 25 November, 2011)
catalogue Paris Pop

Screening
12-part film series with talks

Kino Arsenal, Berlin, September 2011 – January 2012

Group exhibition

Istanbul Modern, 23 March – 24 July

Group exhibition

Haus der Brandenburgisch-Preußischen Geschichte, 20 April – 13 June

Solo exhibition

Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, 7 September – 30 October
Catalogue: Floating Food

Premiere

Premiere at the House of World Cultures: September 9th
Cinema release: September 15th
Festival: Dubai International Film Festival

Event participation
Dubai International Film Festival Jury Chair of the Muhr Arab Documentary Awards

Dubai, 07 – 14 December

Group exhibition

ZKM Karsruhe, 26 November, 2010 - 28 March, 2011, cooperation partners: Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid ; Sammlung Falckenberg, Hamburg
Catalogue: Atlas How to carry the world on one’s back

2010

Publication participation
Metropolitan Views: Berlin, Berlin.

art scenes 1989 – 2009. Ed. by Conny Becker et al.

Publication participation
My Work and Me

Ed. by Susanne Pfeffer

Publication participation
Schreiben über Film. Hommage an Karsten Witte

Ed. by Stefanie Diekmann

Screening
Philadelphia, New York, Augusta (Conference “Women in German Cinema“)

Screenings and presentations by Alice Kuzniar, Nora Alter and Kaja Silverman, October

Group exhibition
fast forward 2. The Power of Motion. Media Art Sammlung Goetz

ZKM Karlsruhe, 18 June – 03 October

Screening
The Enchantment of the Blue Sailors

Tate Modern, London, part of the series “Invocations and Evocations: Queer and Surreal”, April

Retrospective and solo exhibition
Center for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv / Cinemathek Jerusalem

Exhibition and film series, April

Filmretrospective
Centre Pompidou, Paris

Complete retrospective, lectures etc. by Catherine David and Christa Blümlinger, April

2009

Group exhibition
Ecstatic Resistance 

Kansas City (USA), Grand Arts, 13 November, 2009 – 16 January, 2010

Screening
„Nuit du cinéma allemand“ mit Südostpassage

Goethe-Insitut Paris, Oktober

Retrospective and screenings
The Korean Wedding Chest

Washington, Los Angeles, New York, Boston Symposium, October

Group exhibition
Spielarten. Fotografie und Literatur

Kulturzentrum am Münster, Konstanz, 16 August – 04 October

Workshop
„Vier Jahrzehnte Forum“ 

Kino Arsenal, Berlin, presentation and film talk about Sieben Lieder aus der Tundra (R: Anastasia Lapsui, Markku Lehmuskallio), 03 July

Workshop
Workshop talk about Johanna d’Arc of Mongolia with Ulrike Ottinger and Prof. Margit Eschenbach

hdk - Zürcher Hochschule der Künste, 04 May

Screening
Prater

Centre Pompidou, Paris, Kunstfilmbiennale on tour, May

Screening
Lange Filmnacht, Screening of Taiga

Lindenmuseum Stuttgart, May

Retrospective
Flying Broom International Women’s Film Festival Ankara  

Fotoausstellung im Goethe-Institut, May

Group exhibition
Wir waren so frei ... Momentaufnahmen 1989/1990 

Museum für Film und Fernsehen, Berlin, 30 April – 09 November

Retrospective
London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival

Film screening and discussion with Ulrike Ottinger, April

Workshop
Akademie der Künste Students of the “Junge Akademie” visit Ulrike Ottinger

Society of Friends of the Akademie der Künste, Berlin, April 29

Masterclass
Rotterdam Dialogues Witte de With

Masterclass with Ulrike Ottinger, April 19

Screening
Ticket Of No Return and Freak Orlando

Arsenal Berlin, Series “Blickpunkt Potsdamer Platz”

Premiere
Still Moving  

Completion October 2008, premiere October 28, 2009 in the Arsenal for the opening of LIVE FILM! Jack Smith Five Flaming Days in a rented world

Premiere
The Korean Wedding Chest

Completion December 2008, world premiere at Delphi Filmpalast, 59th Berlin International Film Festival 2009, forum
Festivals 2009: Seoul, Toronto (hot docs), Barcelona, Warsaw (Era New Horizons), Jerusalem, Bangkok, Dubai

2008

Group exhibition
Glass. China

Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung, Munich, November 07, 2008 – November 07, 2009

Solo exhibition and retrospective
Ulrike Ottinger

Museum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Warsaw, Poland | December 12, 2008 – February 15, 2009

Solo exhibition and retrospective
Museum für zeitgenössische Kunst

Warsaw, Poland, December 12, 2008 – February 15, 2009

Group exhibition
Brussels Biennial

Post Sorting Center Brussels, Belgium
October 19, 2008 – January 04, 2009

Group exhibition
Wandering People Wondering Shapes

Brussels Biennial, October 19, 2008 – January 04, 2009

Group exhibition
Shanghai Biennale 2008

Exile Shanghai and selected photographs, Shanghai Art Museum, China, September 9th - November 16th

Group exhibition
Just different!

Cobra Museum, Amsterdam, June 14th – September 21st

Group exhibition
Sex brennt. Magnus Hirschfelds Institut für Sexualwissenschaft und die Bücherverbrennung

Berlin Medical History Museum, Charité, May 7th – September 14th

Radio play: Magnus Hirschfeld. Departure Without Arrival, a production of hr
Berlin Medical History Museum, Charité, May 7th – September 14th

Opera
Hommage à Klaus Nomi – A songplay in nine fits von Olga Neuwirth

Staging and stage. World premiere: March 7, 2008, Haus der Berliner Festspiele, Berlin

Premiere
Seoul Women Happiness

Premiere: April 10, 2008, International Women’s Film Festival Seoul, on the occasion of the 10th birthday of IWFFI

Filmretrospective
Expanding the Frame

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Retrospective, 22 – 24 February

Filmretrospectives

RED CAT & California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles, retrospective
February 25-27

Cineteca Nacional, Mexico City, Ulrike Ottinger. Cine y Fotografía
August 24-31.

Cineteca Nuevo León y el Centro Cultural Aleman, Monterrey, Mexico
August 30 - September 04

5th International Women's Film Festival Yerevan, Armenia, retrospective
November December

Münster film workshop, Ulrike Ottinger exhibition
October 29, 2008 - February 11, 2009

Goethe-Institut Bordeaux, photo exhibition and retrospective
December 11 - January 30, 2009

2007

Solo exhibition and retrospective

Deutsche Kinemathek Museum for Film and Television with support from film.kunst, Kino Arsenal, Goethe-Institut Singapore, September 13th – December 2nd

Group exhibition
BALANCE!

Art in Heiligendamm, June 2 to July 8, 2007, Bad Doberan

Group exhibition
WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution: Madame X – Eine absolute Herrscherin

March 04 – July 16, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Premiere
Prater

World premiere: February 10, 2007
German Film Critics' Award for Best Documentary 2007
Festivals 2007: Berlin Film Festival (International Forum); Mar del Plata; Barcelona; Jerusalem; Era New Horizons, Poland; Melbourne; Tbilisi; MoMA New York, Krakow and others

Group exhibition
Berlin Noir

Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York

2006

Solo exhibition
Vis à Vis

Constance Art Association, September 24 – November 26

Film and audio drama
Exile Shanghai

ZKM - ARD Hörspieltage, Zentrum für Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, 10 November

Group exhibition
Arme Schweine

Stiftung Schloss Neuhardenberg, 27 August – 11 November

Screening
Ticket of No Return

Viennale, 60. Birthday of Elfriede Jelinek, 20 October

Screening
The Enchantment of the Blue Sailors

Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 12 October

Award
Constance Art Award 2006

Awarded on September 24th at the cultural center in Münster

Screening
Johanna D’Arc of Mongolia

Museum of Modern Art, New York, September 01/02, 2006

Group exhibition
Passaggi a Sud Est. Sguardi di artiste tra storie, memorie, attraversamenti.

Padiglione d‘Arte Contemporanea, Palazzo Massari, Ferrara, Italy, March 19 – May 14

Retrospective

Cinémathèque Bruxelles, March

Group exhibition
En Face

Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim / Ursula Blickle Stiftung

Screening
Ticket of No Return

Tate Modern, London

2005

Monograph
Ulrike Ottinger. Image archives. Photographs 1970-2005

Kunsthalle Wien, Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Witte de With (Hg.), Verlag für moderne Kunst Nürnberg, November

Solo exhibition
Imagen de Archivo

Espai d'Art Contemporani de Castellón, Spain, April 08 – June 19

Group exhibition
Teatro del Mundo

Museo de la Pasión, Valladolid, Spain

Group exhibition and retrospective
Totem. Fotografien und Objekte.

Salzburger Kunstverein and Das Kino, Salzburg

Events
Book reviews

Kunsthalle Wien in cooperation with the Filmcasino (film retrospective)
Kino Arsenal in cooperation with the Filmmuseum Berlin (film retrospective) Museum for photography in cooperation with the bookstore König – Taschen, Berlin

2004

Premiere
Twelve Chairs

World Premiere: February 8, 2004, Berlinale, International Forum of Young Films, Berlin
Festivals: Barcelona, Jerusalem, Kiev, The Museum of Modern Art, New York (Premieres), Mar del Plata and others

Retrospective

May, 12 Juni, 03 | Catalogue

Filmretrospectives

Museo Reina Sofia, Centro de Arte
Tate Modern, London
Museet for Samtidskunst, Nasjonalmuseet for kunst, arkitektur og design, Oslo Maski Filmtheater, Odessa
50th Robert Flaherty Seminar, New York
Cinémathèque Ontario, Toronto

Exhibition and retrospective

Museum für Ausländische Kunst, Riga und Kino Riga in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut, Riga

Solo exhibition
Ulrike Ottinger. Bild Archive.

Witte de With. Center for Contemporary Art, Catherine David, Rotterdam, January 23 – March 21

Group exhibition
Faces, Found Objects, and Rough Riders

ArtPace, San Antonio/Texas

Group exhibition

The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia

Group exhibition
Sieben Todsünden

Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck

Recognition / Award
Artist in residence

ArtPace, Foundation for Contemporary Art, San Antonio/Texas

2003

Solo exhibition
Installation Southeast Passage

The Renaissance Society , University of Chicago, USA

Group exhibition

Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt und Haus der Kunst, Munich (catalogue)

Group exhibition
fast forward

Media Art Sammlung Goetz, Filmprogramm, ZKM Karlsruhe

2002

Premiere
Ester

World Premiere: November 12, Arsenal, Berlin

Premiere
Southeast Passage

Documenta 11, Kassel, installation, June 8 – September 15, 2002, festivals: Berlin, Rotterdam, Jerusalem, Barcelona and others

Premiere
The Specimen

World premiere: June 6, June 8 – September 15, Documenta 11, Kassel

Group exhibition
Hautnah

Sammlung Goetz, Museum Villa Stuck, Munich

Exhibition and retrospective
Stills

Mostra Internacional de Films de Dones in cooperation with Goethe-Institut Barcelona

2001

Exhibition and retrospective
Sessions

Contemporary Fine Arts Galerie, Berlin (catalogue)

Publication
bild-archive

Kunst-Werke, Berlin. In cooperation with Filmkunsthaus Babylon and Arsenal, Berlin

Filmretrospective
Febiofest: Prague International Film Festival

January, Prague

Opera

Staging and stage. World Premiere: March 9, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn (program booklet)

2000

Exhibition and retrospective
Berlin. City in Transition

Cinémathèque Ontario and Goethe-Institut, Toronto

Exhibition and retrospective
Stills

David Zwirner Gallery, New York

Exhibition and retrospective
Taiga

Goethe-Institut, New York

Retrospective

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Anthology Film Archive, New York; Prague…

Theatre
Das Lebewohl von Elfriede Jelinek

Staging and stage. World Premiere: December 9th, Berliner Ensemble, Berlin (program booklet)

Jury for German film
Peter Lorre: Der Verlorene. Schweigen als dauerhafte und zuverlässige Abmachung.

The European Film Heritage. Published in: 15 by 15. The European Film Heritage. Bruxelles

Filming for the Southeast Passage, accompanied by travel reports (selection):

Die Globalisierung ist ein Basar.
In: taz, die tageszeitung, Berlin 21.12.2000

Ost-Süd-Ost im Minibus. Auf Reisen quer durch Osteuropa oder Wenn die Straße zum Marktplatz wird.
In: taz, die tageszeitung, Berlin 12.10.2000

Die Frauen von Odessa
In: taz, die tageszeitung, Berlin 02.11.2000

1999

Retrospectives

Oslo, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro…

Theatre
Das Verlobungsfest im Feenreiche von Johann Nestroy

Staging and stage. World Premiere: September 25th, Styrian Autumn, Graz (program booklet)
Text in Steirischer Herbst (ed.), Das Verlobungsfest im Feenreiche von Johann Nestroy, Graz (program booklet)

1997

Premiere
Exile Shanghai

Premiere: February 18, Berlinale, International Forum of Young Films, Berlin Festivals: Munich, Jerusalem, San Francisco, New York, Toronto, Vancouver and others

Retrospective

Stuttgart, Warsaw, Krakow, Lodz and more

Audio Drama
Exile Shanghai. An audio montage in six parts

SWF Baden-Baden, SFB Berlin

Lecture and slide projection
100 Tage – 100 Gäste, Documenta X

Kassel, June 21 - September 28

Group exhibition
Leben im Wartesaal. Exile in Shanghai

Jüdisches Museum, Berlin (catalogue)

1995

Monograph
Ulrike Ottinger

Freunde der Deutschen Kinemathek (ed.), Berlin 1995. 2. Edition February 2001

Text
correspondences

In: Kino & Movie & Cinema. Berlin

Retrospective

Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Brussels, Graz, Vienna and others

1993

Solo exhibition
Taiga

Ethnographic Museum Zurich. Other stations: Filmmuseum Düsseldorf, Reissmuseum Mannheim

Publication
Taiga. A Journey to Northern Mongolia

Edition Nishen, Berlin

Audio Drama
Taiga. A Journey to Northern Mongolia

SWF Baden-Baden, BR Munich, SFB Berlin

1992

Premiere
Taiga. A Journey to Northern Mongolia

World Premiere: February 21, 1992, Berlinale, International Forum of Young Films, Berlin Festival 1992: London, Toronto, Montreal, Jerusalem, Tokyo, Sydney, etc.
Regent’s lecture and exhibition at the University of California, Santa Barbara, California

1991

Exhibition and retrospective

in cooperation with festivals, museums, universities, cinemas and the Goethe-Instituts in the USA and Canada, 1991: New York, Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Toronto, Montréal and others

Retrospective

Palais de Tokyo in Kooperation mit Le Centre audiovisuel Simone de Beauvoir, Paris;
Festival Internacional de Cine, Madrid; Deutsches Filmmuseum, Frankfurt;
Rheinisches Landesmuseum, Bonn; Cinémathèque Bruxelles

Text
Bon voyage Delphine

In: Kameradschaft – Querelle. Kino zwischen Deutschland und Frankreich. Munich

1990

Premiere
Countdown

World Premiere: February 20, 1990, Berlinale, International Forum of Young Films, Berlin Festival 1990 ff .: Paris, Toronto, Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Jerusalem and others

Exhibition and retrospective
Anthology Film Archive

New York

Retrospective
Feminale

Cologne

Retrospective
14th International Hong Kong Film Festival

Hong Kong

Retrospective
Festival d’Automne

Paris

Publication
Les Enfants du Paradis. Un spectacle pour ceux qui n'ont pas les yeux dans leurs poches

In: Das Jahr 1945 im Film. Filme aus 15 Ländern. 40. Internationale Filmfestspiele, Stiftung Deutsche Kinemathek, Berlin

Retrospective
Delphine Seyrig

Arsenal Berlin, Filmmuseum Frankfurt

1989

Premiere
Johanna d’Arc of Mongolia

World Premiere: February 14, 1989, German competition entry at the 30th Berlin International Film Festival
Festivals: Montreal, London, Cannes, Créteil / Paris, Brussels, Copenhagen, New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle, Vancouver, Toronto, Jerusalem and others

Awards: Federal Film Award / Gold Film Band for Visual Design, Montreal Audience Jury Award 1989, Outstanding Film of the Year, London 1989

Group exhibition
Die Mongolen. Fotografien.

Römer- und Pelizaeus-Museum, Hildesheim

1988

Exhibition and retrospective
Maskeraden. Installation und Fotografien.

Wessenberghaus, City of Konstanz in cooperation with the Kunstverein and the Municipal Cinema Constance

Group exhibition
Die Mongolen. Fotografien.

Haus der Kunst, Munich

Text/Lecture
Der Zwang zum Genrekino

In: Hans Helmut Prinzler/Eric Rentschler (Hg.), Augenzeugen. 100 Texte neuer deutscher Filmemacher. Frankfurt am Main

1987

Premiere
Usinimage

World Premiere: June 12, 1987, Low Budget Filmforum, Hamburg
Festivals 1987 ff .: Berlin, Oberhausen, Amsterdam, New York, Jerusalem, Cologne, Düsseldorf, Braunschweig, New Delhi, Bombay, Madras, Kolkata, Vienna, Salzburg and others.
Short film award of the HDF Hauptverband deutscher Filmtheater 1987

Group exhibition
Camera Austria. Fotografien.

Steirischer Herbst, Graz

Group exhibition
Europa Totem

Installation for the exhibition “Van Totem tot Lifestyle”, Museum van de Tropen, Amsterdam. Further stop: Museum of Arts and Crafts, Berlin

Group exhibition
Vom Essen und Trinken. Darstellung in der Kunst der Gegenwart.

Fotografien. Kunst- und Museumsverein, Wuppertal

Exhibition and retrospective
Exotische Welten – Europäische Phantasien. Objekte und Fotografien

Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
Berlin, Berlin – Die Ausstellung zur Geschichte der Stadt. Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin

1986

Premiere
Superbia – The Pride

World Premiere: 32nd West German Short Film Festival Oberhausen
Festivals 1986 ff .: Berlin, Figueira da Foz, Montréal, Jerusalem, Amsterdam, Luzern, Hamburg, Dortmund and others

Exhibition and retrospective
China. The Arts – The People

Akademie der Künste, Berlin; further stations: Paris, Montréal, New York

Exhibition and retrospective

Le Center audiovisuel Simone de Beauvoir in cooperation with Cinéma Olympic Entrepôt, Paris Under the patronage of Delphine Seyrig

Theatre
Begierde und Fahrerlaubnis von Elfriede Jelinek

Staging and stage. Steirischer Herbst, Graz. Further stations: Berlin, Hamburg, Gießen, Basel

1985

Premiere
China. The Arts - The People

World Premiere: 17me Festival International du Film Documentaire, Nyon
German Film Critics’ Prize 1986
Festivals 1985: Berlin, Montréal, Créteil, Figueira da Foz, Paris, Jerusalem, Hong Kong and others

Publication
Dorian Gray im Spiegel der Boulevardpresse. Fotografien und Drehbuchauszüge

In: G.J. Lischka (Hg.), Alles und noch viel mehr. Das poetische ABC. Benteli Verlag, Bern

1984

Premiere
Dorian Gray in the Mirror of the Yellow Press

World Premiere: February 18, 1984, Berlinale, International Forum of Young Films, Berlin
Prizes: Special Jury Prize for overall artistic conception, Florence 1984, Festival Prize Festival Sceaux / Paris 1984
Festivals 1984 ff .: Edinburgh, San Francisco, Chicago, Hong Kong, Jerusalem, Montreal, Toronto, Tokyo, New Delhi and others.
film retrospective Warsaw, Krakow

Publication
Talk with Ulrike Ottinger and Sissi Tax

In: Frauen Macht. Konkursbuch 12, Tübingen 1984

1983

Retrospective

Avignon Theater Festival accompanying the theater production by Clara S.

Theatre
Clara S. von Elfriede Jelinek. Staging and stage.

World premiere: May 3, 1983, Württembergisches Staatstheater, Stuttgart Theater festivals: Munich and Avignon

Publication
Dorian Gray in the Mirror of the Yellow Press (screenplay excerpts)

In: Mona Winter (ed.), Lemon blue. Women's offensive, Munich 1983 Dans la cité des monstres.
In: Berlin, le ciel partagé. Autrement, Série Monde, Paris

1982

Retrospective

Cinémathèque Française, Paris

1981

Premiere
Freak Orlando

World premiere: November 1, 1981, 15th Hofer Filmtage
Price: Audience Award Festival Sceaux / Paris 1983
Festivals 1981 ff .: Berlin, Madrid, Paris, Bologna, Bordeaux, Montréal, Cannes, Figueira da Foz, Chicago, Minneapolis, Valence, Tokyo, Mannheim and others

Solo exhibition
Freak Orlando – Eine künstlerische Gesamtkonzeption

Installation and photographs. DAAD gallery, Berlin

Publication: Freak Orlando. Small world theater in five episodes.
Facsimile of the screenplay and photographs. Medusa publishing house, Berlin

1980

Exhibition and retrospective
Aperto 80 Biennale di Venezia, Venedig, Cinémathèque Française Paris

First New York exhibition: Carnegie Hall Cinema and Bleecker Street Studios

Publication
Madame X: An Absolute Ruler

Facsimile of the screenplay. Stroemfeld/Roter Stern, Frankfurt am Main

Exhibition and retrospective

Cinémathèque Française Paris

First exhibition in New York

Carnegie Hall Cinema and Bleecker Street Studios

1979

Premiere
Ticket of No Return

World premiere: October 27, 1979, 13th Hofer Filmtage
Price: Audience Award Festival Sceaux / Paris 1980
Festivals 1979 ff .: Berlin, Edinburgh, Semaine de la Critique / Cannes, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, New Delhi and others

Exhibition and retrospective
Masculin – Feminin

Künstlerhaus and Neue Galerie, Graz

1978

Group exhibition
Tribute to Valeska Gert

Photographs by Ulrike Ottinger / Herbert Tobias, Arsenal, Berlin

1977

Premiere
Madame X: An Absolute Ruler

World Premiere: Steirischer Herbst, Graz
Festivals 1977: Berlin, Rotterdam, Edinburgh, Locarno, New Delhi, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, Aperto 80 Biennale di Venezia and others

1975

Premiere
Laocoon & Sons.The Story of the transformation of Esmeralda del Rio

World Premiere: March 27, 1975, Arsenal, Berlin
Festivals: Brussels, Rotterdam, Aperto 80 Biennale di Venezia and others

Premiere
The Enchantment of the Blue Sailors

Premiere: October 25, 1975, Bali-Kino, Berlin
Festivals 1975: Berlin, Hof, Brussels, Rotterdam, New York, Los Angeles, Aperto 80 Biennale di Venezia and others

1972/73

Premiere
Berlinfever – Wolf Vostell

Happening documentation. 16 mm, b / w, 12 min., December 1973, Akademie der Künste, Berlin Festivals: Venice, New York, San Francisco, Graz, Salzburg and others

1969 – 1972

Creation and management of “filmclub visuell” and “galeriepress”

Gallery and edition in Constance: exhibitions by Wolf Vostell, R.B. Kitaj, David Hockney, Joe Tilson and others

1962 – 68

Work as an artist in Paris

Exhibitions include at the Salon d'Automne, Galerie Seder, Paris; Galerie Arion, Munich (1966); Galerie Werkstatt Bremen (1967); Bibliothéque Municipale, Fontainebleau (1966), biennale internationale de l’estampe, Paris (1968); University of Konstanz (1968)

Graphic work in the Atelier Friedlaender

Attending lectures at the Sorbonne on art history, religious studies and ethnology with Claude Lévi-Strauss, Louis Althusser and Pierre Bourdieu

Friendship with Walter Mehring, Fritz Picard and Claire Goll

Die mongolische Doppelschublade

First Screenplay