Claudia Kraus (b. 1970) lives and works as a visual artist and writer in Vienna. She studied Communication Sciences and Psychology at the University of Vienna and mainly works with photography, video, painting/drawing and sculptures.

Claudia Kraus focuses on expanded sensual perception of nature and mental landscapes. She particularly reflects on the topics absence/presence and the meaning of relations. Textures and layers are a recurring theme in her formal approaches.

Her works are shown in several solo and group exhibitions in Vienna, Budapest, London, Melbourne, Miami and published in a number of national and international magazines as Mobiography MagazinePhoto/Foto Magazine and Fiber. Claudia Kraus is a member of female photographers Vienna and the collective 280 A Artspace.

Selected works are available at TOBE Gallery.

exhibitions (selection) 

2018
„Clitical Talk“, Female Photographers Vienna @ Improper Walls, Wien

2017
„Güelcome“, TOBE Gallery, Budapest
„from a distance“, Parallel Vienna
„9Topics Triad“, Arthill Gallery, London

2016
„pop-up-exhibition“, The Collective Art, Miami
„one of one“, TOBE Gallery, Budapest
„shapes_and_lines_connections“, Parallel Vienna
“land escapes”, TOBE Gallery, Budapest
pop-up-exhibition, Ligne Roset, Budapest
#memory_archive exhibition, Melbourne

2015
Almost Black & White, TOBE Gallery, Budapest
9 Topics, Girls’ Club Foundation, Annex Space, Fort Lauderdale
“Secret Garden”, Ördögkatlan Fesztivál
“Blu”, TOBE Gallery, Budapest
“land escapes”, Schaltwerk, Wien
“Lélekvirágok”, TOBE Gallery, Budapest

2014
“ages:changes”, TOBE Gallery, Budapest
“Brody Anonymous Project”, Art Market Budapest, Budapest