Lydia Nsiah

lives and works in Vienna, and abroad. As visual artist, filmmaker and researcher she works with the in-between and gaps in media and knowledge production by means of film, photography, text and installation. She publishes and exhibits internationally on Forgetting and Commemorative Cultures, Failure and Error, Film Art and Usefulness, Essay Film and the Photofilmic.

She is a member of the Vienna based video and film artists‘ platform Golden Pixel Cooperative.

2014–2016
research associate at the Film Collection of the Austrian Film Museum, Vienna 2010–2013 DOC-Team scholarship holder (Austrian Academy of Science) and project collaborator at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for History and Society, Vienna / PhD candidate at the Institute for Art Theory and Cultural Studies, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna; Visiting Research in Montreal (CA), Amsterdam (NL) and Ivrea (IT)
2006–2013
Studies and Diploma in Fine Arts (Video, Art and Digital Media), Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
2003–2008 Studies and Diploma in Film and Media Studies at the University of Vienna; Visiting Research in Berlin (DE)