Biography

Publications & Press


Hungarian translation Kristóf Szabó

1992 False Premises video still in BT New Contemporaries catalogue ISBN 0-9515556-2-6 (GB)
1993 Kölnisch Wasser, article by Robin Arthur in Hybrid Magazine (GB)

1994 An article by Veronika Rall on Tanya Ury’s performance Kölnisch Wasser, at the opening of the Feminale Film Festival, in the Frankfurter Rundschau Newspaper (D)
1995 YOU ARE WHY logo from Moving Message in New Feminist Criticism, Ed. Katy Deepwell, Manchester University Press ISBN 0-7190-4258-5 (GB)
1996 Ury featured in Artist's Address Book Cologne (D)

1996 Kölsche Juden (Jews in Cologne), interview by Karin Jurschick Stadtrevue Cologne (D)
1996 Play it by Ear, article by Jürgen Kisters Kölner Stadtanzeiger (D)
1996 Play it By Ear feat. In Castle of Imagination catalogue Bytow (PL)
1997 Golden Showers article by Simone Hoffmann, Westfällische Nachrichten (D)
Article as PDF
1997 Introduction (unpublished) by von Marianne Lindow, for Golden Showers, City Library Munster (D)
1998 Article: Wi(e)der-Sprache (Talking Back) with Ury images, Springerin Art Magazine (A)

1999 (14.4) Parallel exhibition opens of four Cologne artists to the German Army Exhibition, City of Cologne, Bär (D)
1999 Golden Showers, interview Radio Cologne (D)
1999 Golden Showers, TV spot Frau TV WDR (D)
1999 Golden Showers, still in Kölner Rundschau (D)
1999 Golden Showers, Stadtrevue photo & article by Petra Löffler (D) Article as PDF
1999 Triptych for a Jewish Princess Second Generation, feat. in catalogue, Jewish Visions in Berlin (D)

2000 Hotel Chelsea - Köln, 2 video stills in Gegen den Strich (Against the Grain) catalogue, Museum Ludwig, publ. Locher Verlag, Cologne ISBN 3-930054-38-8 (D)

2000 Hotel Chelsea - Köln feat. in catalogue of exhibition Heimat Kunst, House of World Cultures, Berlin (D)
2000 (7.4) Hotel Chelsea - Köln featured in article by Henrike Thomsen about Heimat Kunst, Spiegel (newspaper) (D) www.spiegel.de/kultur/gesellschaft
2000 Ô d’Oriane, Kölner Stadtanzeiger, article Sabine Müller (D) article as PDF
2000 Ô d’Oriane, Kölner Illustrierte, photo & article Jürgen Raap (D)

2000 WDR Radio Interview by Lale Konuk (D)

2001 Campus highlights, Prof. Dr.Wolfgang Emmerich / Dr. Lothar Probst, Institute for German Cultural Studies, University of Bremen (D)

2001 (6-7) Announcement of the exhibition “Insensed” Hotel Seehof, Zurich (CH) in Kunstforum International, edition 155 (D)
2002 Introduction (unpublished) by Angela Melitopoulos, for Jacob’s Ladder, Hochbunker Cologne-Ehrenfeld (D)
2002 Plath, Hitchcock und die Metaphorik der Shoah: zur Vermitteltheit von Geschichte und Identität in der Kunst Tanya Urys, Dr Cathy S. Gelbin in Deutsch-jüdische Literatur der neunziger Jahre: Die Generation nach der Shoah (Plath, Hitchcock and Metaphors of the Shoah: the Mediation of History and Identity in the Art of Tanya Ury, by Dr Cathy S. Gelbin, German-Jewish Literature of the nineties: The Generation after the Shoah), publ. Erich Schmidt Verlag ISBN 3-503-06125-8 (D)
2002 Cornelia Gerner Internet page on Ury for the House of World Cultures, Berlin
www.culturebase.net
www.culturebase.net (D)
2002 Title page: Hermes Insensed no. 59, Museumaktuelle Magazine no. 7 July, (D)
2002 (10.8) Hotel Chelsea - Köln video stills, article Gabriele Breun, Kölnische Rundschau (D) article as PDF
2002 Hermes Insensed article include. on Ury in Schayan 'Deutschland' (D)
2002 Jacob’s Ladder, article by Jürgen Kisters Kölner Stadtanzeiger (D)
2002 Title page: Hermes Insensed # 59, Loretta, Bonner Magazine for Women (D)
2003 Jack the Ladder and article by Christoph Kivelitz on Ury in Das Recht des Bildes, Jüdische Perspektiven in der Modernen Kunst (The Right of the Image, Jewish Perspectives in Modern Art), Hans Günter Golinski, Sepp Hiekisch (Ed.) publ. Edition Braus ISBN 3-89904-0767 (D)
2003 lesser is me more or less and article on Ury in Stadtspiegel Bochum (D)
2003 Metaphern des Genozids Die Repräsentation von Geschichte und Identität in der Kunst Tanya Urys von Dr Cathy S. Gelbin in Gesellschafstheorie und Postcoloniale Kritik (Metaphors of Genocide, The Staging of History and Identity in the Art of Tanya Ury), by Dr Cathy S. Gelbin in Social Theory und Post-Colonial Critique, publ. Unrast Verlag ISBN 3-89771-425-6 (D)
2003 Metaphors of Genocide: The Staging of Jewish History and Identity in the Art of Tanya Ury, by Dr Cathy S. Gelbin in: Performance and Performativity in German Studies, ed. by Caroline Duttlinger et al. Oxford: publ. Peter Lang AG. ISBN 3-03910-150-1 (CH)
http://www.peterlang.com/index.cfm?vID=10150&vLang=E&vHR=1&vUR=3&vUUR=4

2004 Wider die Medien-Vergötzung (Against Media-Idolatry) by Peter V. Brinkemper Telepolis Article-URL feat. Ury: www.telepolis.de (D)
2004 Hermes Insensed catalogue presented by Korridor Verlag at the Leipzig Book fair (D)

2004 Interview for film on body art, Alexandra Gerbaulet & Mirko Winkel (D)
2004 Wolfgang Alber, article on Who’s Boss – Hair Shirt, Dresscodes in Schwäbisches Tagblatt (D) more
2004 Ury´s web site and artworks Who´s Boss referred to on the Metzinger city homepage www.metzingen-zwangsarbeit.de (D)

2005 Catalogue, "Stets gern für Sie beschäftigt…" ("Always glad to be of service…"), Ifa Galerie, Berlin (D)
2005 Article: Herausragend (Outstanding), by kbn. Tip - Berlin Magazin (D) more
2005
kriminelle firmen (criminal firms), scheinschlag Nr. 05/05, Berlin (D) more

2005 "Stets gern für Sie beschäftigt…" ("Always glad to be of service…"), Sarah Ross, AVIVA-BERLIN.de (D)

2005 "Stets gern für Sie beschäftigt…" ("Always glad to be of service…"), berlin.art49.com (D)

2005 "Stets gern für Sie beschäftigt…" ("Always glad to be of service…"), germangalleries.com (D)
2005 (27.1) Article with photo still Röslein sprach…,: Wer das härende Hemd trägt (who wears the hair shirt), Berliner Zeitung newspaper, by (BLZ) (D) more
2005 (27.1) Article Wer das härende Hemd trägt (who wears the hair shirt), berlinonline.de, by (BLZ) (D)

2005 (27.1) Article: Verdienen Am Horror – Holocaust: „Stets gern für sie beschäftigt“ (Gains by Horror – Holocaust:”Always glad to be of service…”) (rit.), Ticket – Das Magazin für die Stadt (The Magazine for the City), Berlin (D)
2005 (29.1) Kulturkueche.de (Culture Kitchen), Berlin (D)
2005 (1.2.) Article: Grauen - nicht auf den ersten Blick - ifa-Galerie thematisiert Zusammenhänge zwischen Firmen und Naziverbrechen (Horror - not at first sight - ifa Gallery's theme is the link between companies and Nazi crimes) by Robert Meyer, Neues Deutschland, Berlin (D) more
2005 (10.2) Schoa-Kunst in Berlin, Jüdische Allgemeine Wochenzeitung (ja), (Art of the Shoah in Berlin, Jüdische Allgemeine Weekly) Berlin (D)

2005 (18.2.) Article: Hautnaht - ifa-Galerie: auf den Spuren des Holocaust (Skin Deep - ifa Gallery: In Search of Traces of the Holocaust), by Jens Hinrichsen, Tagesspiegel, Berlin (D) more

2005 (25.2) Review with photo still Röslein sprach…, ”Hugo’s dunklere Seite” (Hugo’s dark side) article by Martin Conrads, Netzeitung.de, Voice of Germany more

2005 (3) Article: Neue Literatur, Palästina Journal Nr. 61 (New Literature, Palestine Journal No. 61), by Thea Geinitz (D) more
2005 (3) Article with photo still Röslein sprach…, by Martin Conrads Zitty Magazine, Berlin (D) more
2005 (3.3) Mahnen und Erinnern (Memorials and Remembering), Märkische Oderzeitung Frankfurter Stadtbote Newspaper (D)
2005 (7.3) Article Röslein sprach…, Geld stinkt eben doch - Voll waren die Auftragsbücher zu Nazizeiten: Eine Ausstellung in der ifa-Galerie Berlin erinnert an Profiteure des Massenmords (Money stinks after all – the order books were full during the Nazi times: an exhibition in the ifa Gallery remembers those who profited from mass murder) by Matthias Reichelt, Tageszeitung Junge Welt newspaper, Berlin (D)) more
2005 (16.2) Article: Es fährt ein Bus nach Sachsenhausen - Die dunkle Seite von Hugo Boss (The Dark Side of Hugo Boss - There's a bus driving to Sachsenhausen), by Brigitte Werneburg, TAZ newspaper (D) more

2005 (30.5) Stets gern für sie beschäftigt” …" (”Always glad to be of service…”), Rügener Zeitung (Rügen newspaper), Kunst und Zwangsarbeit (Art and Forced Labour), Andreas Küstermann, Dokumentationszentrum Prora (D) more

2005 (19.05.) Ausstellung zur Vernichtungspolitik (Exhibition about extermination politics), Ostsee Zeitung.de (newspaper) (D)

2005 (28.05.) Kunstausstellung in Prora über Industrie und Holocaust (Art Exhibition on Industry and the Holocaust): Sechs Künstler zeigen Werke über die Verstrickung deutscher Firmen in den Massenmord (six artists show work about the involvement of German firms in mass murder), Evangelischer Pressedienst (Protestand Press Service (D))

2005 (28.05.) Ausstellung klagt deutsche Firmen der Beteiligung am Holocaust an (Exhibition accuses German firms of involvement in the Holocaust), Märkische Oderzeitung (newspaper) (D)
2005 (29.05.) Prora: Ausstellung über die Industrie und den Holocaust (exhibition about Industry and the Holocaust), Berliner Morgenpost (newspaper (D))

2005 Filmri:ss (Blackout), book reviewed, deutschesfachbuch.de

2005 NEUE KUNST AUS DEUTSCHLAND UND POLNISCHE VIDEOKUNST, CONTACT CONTEXT Künstlerforum Bonn und die Produzentengalerie Viktoria b Bonn (New art from Germany and Polish video art)

2005 (11) Announcement of Taiwan screenings with image fom Hotel Chelsea – Köln in Kunstforum International, edition 178 (D)

2006 (5.) Images of Beelzebularin & Who's Boss: Art Prize & Hair Shirt in Jahresausstellung catalogue, Kunstverein Rosenheim (Art Centre), (D)
2006 (3.11.) Who's Boss and childrens' workshop, newspaper article with Photo, Ruhrnachrichten (Ruhr News) (D) more
2006 (4.11.) Who's Boss and childrens' workshop, newspaper article with Photo, Stadtspiegel Bochum (D)
2006 (4.11.) Who's Boss, newspaper article with Photo, Bochum (D)

2007 (10.3) Article on Ury’s art work: “Du bist Einstein” in “Connected”, Dirk Richerdt, RHEINISCHE POST, Moenchengladbach (D) more

2007 (23.4) Article on Jahresausstellung des Kunstvereins Rosenheim (Rosenheim Art Centre’s Yearly Exhibition), by Raimund Feichtner, Kultur in der Region (Culture in the Region), Verlagshaus (Publishing House) Rosenheim, including press on „Du bist Einstein“ und „or else“ including an image of “Du bist Einstein“ (D)
2007 (12) Reference to Ury’s work (Kölnisch Wasser and Hotel Chelsea - Köln) in Double Visions: Queer Femininity and Holocaust Film from Statni Etap to Aimée & Jaguar, Dr. Cathy S. Gelbin, Women in German Yearbook 2007. Volume Twenty-three. Feminist Studies in German Literature & Culture. Edited by Helga Kraft and Maggie McCarthy. University of Nebraska Press ISBN 0803216017 http://muse.jhu.edul (USA)

2007 Presentation of the video False Premises at The Videotech, Cardiff: Chapter Arts Centre 1994, mentioned in Performance in Wales database (GB) http://performancewales.aber.ac.uk
2008 (3) An article by Simon Hoegsberg on Tanya Ury’s and Laurel Jay Carpenter’s partnership during the Avant-Garde Dating week (27.9.-3.10.2007) has been presented in the Danish magazine “Samvirke”, March edition 2008. There is an English translation on Hoegsberg’s website: www.simonhoegsberg.com (DK)


www.simonhoegsberg.com
- article as PDF

2008 (14.2) Nadine Albach, Westropolis, on “Politics”, Künstlerhaus Dortmund (D)
www.westropolis.de - article as PDF
2008 (15.2) Ruhr Nachrichten ”Politics” vereint Arbeiten von neun Künstlern im Künstlerhaus (Ruhr News: ”Politics” brings together artworks of nine artists at the Arthouse) (D)
2008 (3-4) Announcement of the exhibition "Politics" in Kunstforum International edition 190 (D)
2008 (11) Article on Tanya Ury (in German) by Hartmut Bomhoff, with images of Beelzebularin and doo bee doo, Jüdische Zeitung (monthly), Berlin (D) article as PDF
www.j-zeit.de
2008 (6.12) “Leute in Köln” (People in Cologne), Beatrix Lampe interviews the artist Tanya Ury (in German) in the “Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger”, for the Jewish Impressions' series, 7.-21.12, Arkadas Theater, Bühne der Kulturen (Stages of Diverse Cultures), Cologne (D) www.arkadastheater.de
article as PDF
2009 (1) Tagestipp in der „Kölner Stadtrevue“ (Januarausgabe ab 20.12.2008), zum 9.1.2009 Tanya Ury und der Reihe Jüdische Impressionen, im Arkadas Theater, Bühne der Kulturen, Köln (D) 9.1. www.arkadastheater.de
2009 (19.3) Tanya Ury, radio interview with Annette Hager, 6.08 – 8 pm, Resonanzen WDR 3, on the collapse of the Historisches Archiv (Historical Archives) Cologne (D)
radio interview as MP3
responses
www.wdr3.de
2009 (4) Image of Beelzebularin in Zeek: A Jewish Journal of Thought and Culture (USA)
2009 (18.7) Television interview (recorded 15.6) with Achim Zeilmann of Aspekte ZDF “Hilfeschreie aus Papier” (Paper Cries for Help), (repeated on days following): report on the collapse of the Historisches Archiv (Historical Archives) Cologne (D)
2009 (28.8) Television interview with Theo Roos, 7.20 pm, Kulturzeit – Köln Reloaded, 3 Sat, report on the collapse of the Historisches Archiv (Historical Archives) Cologne (D)
archiv.twoday.net
http://wstreaming.zdf.de/3sat
www.3sat.de

2009 (17.3) UBC OKANAGAN PRESENTS TANYA URY'S AVANT GARDE DATING AND ARTISTIC LECTURE ON JEWISH AND FEMALE IDENTITY, Online Media Release
http://web.ubc.ca/okanagan/publicaffairs/mediareleases/2009/mr-09-031.html
2009 (6.10) Article by Helga Humbach, on the Aura event (16.8.): “Trapped” Tanya Ury and Cologne authors, priests and politicians on the collapse of the City Archives, in ver.di-Zeitschrift Kunst & Kultur (Art & Culture Magazine), Cologne (D)
2009 (17.8) “Reading for the buried works”, press review by Gerhart R. Baum, Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger (Cologne City Gazette) (D)
2009 (12) Article: Artist’s portrait (in German): Davka: Jewish Artists in Germany – Tanya Ury, by Hanna Rheinz in “Der Semit – Unabhängige Jüdische Zeitschrift” (The Semite – Independent Jewish Periodical) No. 6, December 2009 – January 2010 edition, ISSN 1869-0416 (D)
2009 (12) Article: Familiennachlass (Family Legacy), in German, by Jürgen Raap, Kunstforum International (D)

2011 (17.3) Tanya Ury brought a suitcase to Cologne, reference to Fury in Art and Remembering, Cologne News, the Online-News Magazine for Cologne (D)

2011 (17.3) Reference to Fury in Cologne Review - “Art and Remembering”: A Multi-faceted Show at the Nazi Documentation Centre, Katharina Hamacher (D)

2011 (17.3) Reference to Fury in Cologne Artists get to grips with National Socialism – Start page – Cathedral City – Culture – Art City Cologne, js (D)

2011 (17.3) Reference to Fury in Nazi Documentation Centre “Art and Remembering” – a Peephole into the past - report-k.de, Cologne (D)

2011 (9.5.) Presentation of the exhibition Jacob’s Ladder mentioned in the Veedel (Neighbourhood) Website: “Hochbunker Körnerstraße: Ein besonderer Ort für besondere Kunst” (The Above Ground Bunker in Koerner Street: A Special Place for Special Art), by Jürgen Brock-Mildenberger http://4veedel.de/ Cologne (D)
2011 (11) 30-minute radio feature by Ingrid Strobl on Tanya Ury, in the radio series "Eine kurze Geschichte von..." (a short story about…), WDR5, Cologne (D), Saturday, 19. November, 15.35-16.00 hours. Repeat: Sunday, 20. November, 18.05 Uhr-18.30 hours
Trailer: www.wdr5.de

2011 (15.11) The article “Written Into the Body – the Performance Video Art of Tanya Ury” by Juliette Brungs, appears in Nexus: Essays in German Jewish Studies, ISBN 9781571135018, Duke University, published by Camden House (USA) http://books.google.de

2013 (2.4) An article by Marianne Kierspel in the Kölner Stadtanzeiger (journal), on SUSPENDED BELIEFS, a concert with free improvised music: Kasander Nilist (double bass and sound mix), Hans Salz (percussion), Peter Alexius Worringer (electric guitar), featuring Tanya Ury, improvised poetry mostly in English with German, Spring Festival, Lutherkirche, Martin-Luther-Platz 4, 50677, Cologne (D)

2013 (31.7) Blog: http://musermeku.hypotheses.org/482, by Oliver Sukrow, M.A., Doctoral candidate at the Institute for European Art History (IEK) Heidelberg Graduate School for Humanities and Social Studies (HGGS), Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, to the discussion panel "From Lesser to Tanya Ury: German-Jewish Artists, 1890 - 2010", at the 2013 College Art Association Annual Meeting, New York Hilton (USA)

2013 (4.9) “Playful Verse, Videos and Holograms - The Cologne Artist Tanya Ury exhibits 47 Visual Poems in the Central Library, on Josef-Haubrich-Hof”, an article by Jürgen Kisters in the Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger (Cologne City Gazette) (D)

2013 (9) “Performing the Jewish Body in Contemporary Germany", to be published dissertation on Esther Dischereit and Tanya Ury, Dr. Juliette Brungs, University of Minnesota (USA)

2014 (February/March) Flyer and poster with image of shower proof, for Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army in the Nazi Documentation Centre, Cologne (D)

2014 (13.2) “A Personal Memorial”, article on Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army in the Nazi Documentation Centre, Cologne, by Susanne Kreitz in Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger (Cologne City Gazette) D)

2014 (13.2) “Hair Shirt Army in the Vault”, article on Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army in the Nazi Documentation Centre, Cologne, by Susanne Schramm in Köln kompakt – Rheinische Post – Neuß-Grevenbroicher Zeitung (Cologne compact – Rhine Post - Neuß-Grevenbroich Paper) (D)

2014 (13.2) “Not a vendetta against the Boss Company”, article on Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army in the Nazi Documentation Centre, Cologne, in Kölnische Rundschau (Cologne Review) (D)

2014 (13.2) “Hugo Boss and the Nazi Past”, article on Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army in the Nazi Documentation Centre, Cologne, by (ehu) in Köln Nachrichten (Cologne News) The Online News Magazine for Cologne (D)

2014 (13.2) An article: NS-DOC: "Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army." - Tanya Ury in the “vault” Culture Art, in Report-K.de Cologne’s Internet Newspaper (D)

2014 (13.2) Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army - A Very Personal Process of Coming to Terms with the Past, article in koeln.de (D)

2014 (14.2) „Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army“, article on the installation in the Nazi Documentation Centre, Cologne, in Magazine-Supplement to Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger (Cologne Gazette) (D)

2014 (26.2.-26.3.) “Tanya Ury: Who’s Boss – Hair Shirt Army” with image of shower proof, by Barbara Hess, in Stadtrevue (City Revue) (D)

2014 (3.5) Interview (22:18 minutes on 18th April) with Tanya Ury by Brigitte Lang and Rebecca Mann, on the installation Who’s Boss: Hair Shirt Army in the Nazi Documentation Centre, Cologne, including extracts of Ury’s concert performance archive burn out, with Suspended Beliefs: Tanya Ury (text/voice), Gernot Bogumil (trumpet), Kasander Nilist (double bass), Hans Salz (percussion)), online on Alleweltonair (D) (All the World on air) as podcast – “can't dance without my shadow”
http://www.alleweltonair.de/tanyaury.htm

2014 (14.7) Article by Thomas Schubert in Berliner Woche (Berlin Week) online on “Lost in Interiors – Photographic Positions on Political Imprisonment” a group exhibition (05.07-12.10.2014), to the “25 Jahre Mauerfall” programme (25 Years After the Fall of the Wall), in Berlin, about Hohenschönhausen, the former Stasi prison, at Projektraum – PhotoWerkBerlin, c/o Kommunale Galerie Berlin (D), featuring Tanya Ury and Artistic Freedom (7 photos).
http://www.berliner-woche.de/nachrichten/bezirk-charlottenburg-wilmersdorf/wilmersdorf/artikel/46553-kommunale-galerie-eroeffnet-neue-ausstellung/#ixzz37jTiJ8IK
http://www.photowerkberlin.com/pages/presse-projektraum

2014 (11.9) Interview with Tanya Ury by Verena Krippner (18.4.2014), online at this link:
http://fishingforemotions.de/ (D)

2014 (14.9) A mention of Tanya Ury (improvised poetry) and Kasander Nilist (double bass), who performed at the opening of the exhibition „Sag mir, wo die Blumen sind“ (Where Have All the Flowers Gone), in an article by Andreas Helfer in the e-paper Rhein-Sieg-Anzeiger, Kölnische Rundschau (D)
http://www.ksta.de/troisdorf/kunsthaus-troisdorf-annaeherung-an-das-grauen,15189204,28405210.html

2014 (10.12) Preview for radio interview with Astrid Nettling, The Feature: Working on the Archive, Deutschlandfunk (D) http://www.deutschlandfunk.de/die-kuenstlerin-tanya-ury-arbeiten-am-archiv.1247.de.html?dram:article_id=305206

2014 Osborne, D. (2014), ‘“Alas, alas. House, oh house!”: The collapse of the Cologne City Archive’, Journal of Urban Cultural Studies, 1: 3, pp. 395–416, doi: 10.1386/jucs.1.3.395_1, including a critique of Ury’s Archive - Fury and archive burn out

2015 (23.1.) “Arbeiten am Archiv” (Working on the Archive), 50-minute radio programme in the series “Das Feature” (The Feature) on Tanya Ury by Dr. Astrid Nettling (director Burkhard Reinartz), from 8:10 till 9 pm on Friday 23rd January, Deutschlandfunk (D) http://www.deutschlandfunk.de/die-kuenstlerin-tanya-ury-arbeiten-am-archiv.1247.de.html?dram:article_id=305206

2015 (2) Tanya Ury’s photo series Artistic Freedom has been discussed by Wolfgang Grätz in the Artclub journal no. 73, photography edition, and the Frankfurt Book Club, Bookseller’s Shop website (D) https://www.buechergilde.de/tl_files/buechergilde/magazine-pdf/artclub_2_2015.pdf
and http://www.grafikbrief.de/kuenstler/kuenstler.php?num=291

2015 (22.3-1.11) Tanya Ury’s Hair Shirt Army are represented on a double side in the catalogue for Daniel Spoerri’s group exhibition “Lieben und Haben – Liebhaben, Sammeln und Sammler“ (Loving and Having – Cherishing, Collecting and Collectors). Spoerri’s 85th birthday exhibition is in the Spoerri Exhibition House, Hadersdorf am Kamp (A) http://www.spoerri.at/aktuelle-ausstellung.htm
download catalogue http://www.spoerri.at/download/LiebenHaben.pdf

2015 (30.4.) “The Art of Jewish Hair”, an article about Salon Style, a group show at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York City, including a paragraph on Tanya Ury’s Hair Shirt, by Marjorie Ingall, in Tablet Magazine (USA) http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-life-and-religion/190600/the-art-of-jewish-hair

2016 (6) 2 Documentation photos by Tanya Ury of her artwork Who’s Boss - Hair Shirt Army, exhibited in EL-DE-Haus, The Nazi Documentation Centre of the City of Cologne in 2014, published, in a book section on her Jewish-German family history, in „Der jüdische Friedhof Köln-Bocklemünd“ (The Jewish Cemetery in Cologne-Bocklemünd) by Barbara Becker-Jákli, Emons Verlag publications ISBN 978-3-95451-889-0 (D)

2017 (5.) Page 272, Note 10. Epilogue - reference to Tanya Ury’s self-exposing art in “In the Name of the Daughter: The Belle Juive Strikes Back, The Jew's Daughter: A Cultural History of a Conversion Narrative by Efraim Sicher, Noa Sophie Kohler (Contributor), Lexington Books 2017 ISBN-13: 978-1498527781 ISBN-10: 1498527787 https://books.google.de/

Biography

Artist’s Writings & Publications

1994 Don't Call me Erotic, catalogue article for Feminale Womens's Film Festival programme Cologne (D)
1996 Surely Everybody Makes Their Own Home Pornos? Article for VIVA 8 Festival catalogue, London Film Makers Co-op (GB)
1996 Surely Everybody Makes Their Own Home Pornos? article on Super 8 Site Elevator Web Dundee (GB)
1996 Triptych for a Jewish Princess Second Generation A5 altarpiece pamphlet (D)
1997 2 Photos (Video Stills) in Collectors Book, Mensch 2000, HochBunker
Cologne-Ehrenfeld (D)
1999 Menschen wie Du und Ich (People Like You and Me), exhibition catalogue, English and German, produced by Ury, Cologne City Museum, publishers Korridor Verlag ISBN 3-9804354-6-6 (D)
1999 Taking on the Mantle article by Ury, images: Moving Message logo, Golden Showers, Triptych for a Jewish Princess Second Generation, AufBrüche - Kulturelle Produktionen von Migrantinnen, Schwarzen und jüdischen Frauen in Deutschland (Marginal Cracks - Cultural Production by Women Migrants, Black and Jewish Women in Germany), publ. Ulrike Helmer Verlag ISBN 3-89741-042-7 (D)
2000 Ô d’Oriane, exhibition catalogue produced by Ury, publ. Korridor Verlag ISBN 3-9804354-2-3 (D)
2000 WDR Radio Interview by Lale Konuk (D)
2001 Sonata in Sea, leaflet of photo series produced by Ury, (D)
2001 Hermes Insensed exhibition catalogue produced by Ury, photo series with 15 short stories, publ. Korridor Verlag ISBN 3-9802189-4-5 (D)
2001 Die Gehängten by Ury in Patriarchat der Vernunft - Matriarchat des Gefühls? Geschlechterdifferenzen im Denken und Fühlen (Patriarchy of Rationality - Matriarchy of Feeling? Gender Difference, Thinking and Feeling), publ. Daedalus Verlag ISBN 3-89126-167-5 (D)
2002 Neon signs: wrestlewithyourangel, neonazi & Building Bridges short story by Ury in Termini Technici catalogue, publ. Salon Verlag, Cologne ISBN 3-89770-150-2 (D)
2002 Hermes Insensed No. 57, No. 59, Holding the Baby short story by Ury with two portraits of Peter Zadek No. 1 & No. 2 15.07.2000, in Ambivalence catalogue, Women's Museum Bonn, ISBN 3-928239-66-X (D)
2002 Transcending the Ladder article by Ury in 'From Work to Word', publ. Korridor Verlag ISBN 3-9804354-8-2 (D)

2003 Publication of the script (English and German) of Tanya Ury’s video Hotel Chelsea – Köln (1995) in “Spricht die Subalterne deutsch? Migration und postkoloniale Kritik“ (Can the Subaltern speak German? Migration and Postcolonial Criticism), Hito Steyerl, Encarnación Gutiérrez Rodríguez (editors.): ISBN 3-89771-425-6; “Gesellschaftstheorie und Postkoloniale Kritik” (Society and Postcolonial Criticism). Unrast Verlag, ISBN 3-89771-425-6. (D) New release 2012 https://www.unrast-verlag.de/spricht-die-subalterne-deutsch-41-detail https://www.unrast-verlag.de/autor_innen/tanyaury-17

2004 (4) Thorn in the side, interview by Amin Farzanefar, with image Art Prize No. 4, Zeitschrift für Kultur Austausch (Magazine for Cultural Exchange) (D)

2005 Who’s Boss project presented in "Stets gern für Sie beschäftigt…" ("Always glad to be of service…") catalogue, ifa Galerie, Berlin
2005 (27.1) Interview by Julia Kaiser, Who’s Boss, Deutschland Radio, Berlin (D) more
2005
(27.1) "Stets gern für Sie beschäftigt…" ("Always glad to be of service…"), ifa-Ausstellung über "Industrie und ihre NS - Auftraggeber" (ifa exhibition about "Industry and its National Socialist employers", Kulturradio, rbb-online.de Im Hörfunk, Berlin (D)

2005 (3.2) Interview by Otto Langels Scala, Who’s Boss, WDR Radio, Cologne (D)
2005 (4.2) Interview by Katrin Cüruk, Who’s Boss TDI a, Life Style-Magazin, Kabelfernsehen (cable TV) DT1 Deutsch-Türkisches Fernsehen (German-Turkish TV), Berlin TV (D)
2005 (2) Interview by Von Oppen Deutschlandfunk, WDR Berlin (D)
2005 (1.4) Who's Boss project presented in Anti-Flick-Collection Edition of Texte zur Kunst, in the TAZ newspaper, Berlin (D)

2005 (6) Das Leiden Anderer Missachten - Disregarding the Pain of Others, article in FILMRI:SS - Studien zum UNTERGANG der Erinnerung (Memory Loss – Studies in the downfall of Memory), Unrast Verlag ISBN 3-89771-435-3 (D)
2005 Interview by Doris Frohnapfel in Border Horizons, edited by Doris Frohnapfel, Salon Verlag ISBN 3-89770-241-X (D)
2005 (12) Interview Isabella Herskovics, Promised Land, Saarländisches Radio (D)
2005 (4.12) Interview Dominik Rzepka, Promised Land, Radio Dom, Cologne (D)

2006 (26.8.) Interview with Aron Hadar and images: Promised Land: Beelzebularin and Who’s Boss: Art Prize No. 4, Ha’aretz (IL)
2006 (12) Stick Insect (Stechmücke), short story (English and German versions), Bet Debora conference 2003 web site: www.bet-debora.de

2007 (7) Publication of Who’s Boss article in Translate/Narrate issue, volume 20, n.paradoxa, International Feminist Art Journal, London (GB) web.ukonline.co.uk
2007 (15.7.-26.8.) Du bist Einstein in catalogue, Kunstverein Rosenheim Jahresausstellung (yearly exhibition of the Rosenheim Art Centre), Städtische Galerie (City Gallery), Rosenheim (D)
2007 (15.10) Pdf versions of Ury’s article (English and German) Theme Park Reconstructed including all images of the photo series Theme Park, published in Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture, Volume 7, Number 4, English and German versions:
reconstruction.eserver.org/074/uryenglish.shtml
reconstruction.eserver.org/074/urydeutsch.shtml

2008 (5) Play it by Ear no. 3 (English only) published in Art in Migration magazine, Theme: FEAR OF THE (UN)KNOWN, Vienna (AT)
www.audiolog.at
http://artinmigration.twoday.net
http://sohoinottakring.at

2008 (6) Tanya Ury - Limmud Statement (Jewish Alfresco – Limmud: Teaching and Learning at Werbellinsee, by Hartmut Bomhoff), for the Jüdischer Zeitung (Jewish Newspaper, Germany), No. 6 (34), (D)

2008 (9) Promised Land: 3 photographs: Beelzebularin and 2 digitally handwritten texts in English and German, Virtual Residency catalogue ISBN 978-3-9812208-0-3 (D) www.virtual-residency.net

2008 (1) Anadoma Film/Video-Festival, Braunschweig catalogue, discussion with Florian Krautkrämer on the video Promised Land (pdf) (D)

2009 (22.4) “Cologne’s Conscience” (German), article on the collapse of the Historisches Archiv (Historical Archives) by Ury in the Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger (Cologne City Advertiser) (D): „Guten Morgen Köln!“ (Good morning Cologne!) online 22nd April from 9 am
article as PDF
www.ksta.de
2009 (25.5) “Conscience 2” (German), 2nd article on the collapse of the Historisches Archiv (Historical Archives) by Ury in the Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger (Cologne City Advertiser) (D): „Guten Morgen Köln!“ (Good morning Cologne!) online 25th May from 9 am
www.ksta.de
article as PDF
2009 (16.7) “Conscience 3” (German), 3rd article (shortened version) on the collapse of the Historisches Archiv (Historical Archives) by Ury in the Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger (Cologne City Advertiser) (D): „Guten Morgen Köln!“ (Good morning Cologne!) online from ca. 9 am under the news heading: www.ksta.de, also under the Cologne news pages:
http://www.ksta.de/html/artikel/1247136258462.shtml
article as PDF
2009 (12.8) “Conscience 4” (German), 4th article on the collapse of the Historisches Archiv (Historical Archives) by Ury in the Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger (Cologne City Advertiser) (D): „Guten Morgen Köln!“ (Good morning Cologne!) online from ca. 9 am under the news heading: www.ksta.de/gutenmorgen
article as PDF
2009 (1.11) The Senses on the Arkadas Theatre, Bühne der Kulturen (Stages of Diverse Cultures) website Cologne (D) www.buehnederkulturen.de

2010 (21.12 – 12.6.2011) Poker Poems presented in an online exhibition, “The Weight of the Words”, curated by Pedro Torres (ES)
http://www.stuffinablank.com/theweightofthewords13.html

2011 (6) Self-portrait of a Self-Hating Jew (full version of Ury’s article in English), published in “Migration, Communication & Home - Jewish Tradition, Change & Gender in a Global World”. Tania Reytan - Marincheshka, Editor. LIK Publishing House ISBN: 978-954-607-802-5 ISBN: 954-607-802-6 Sofia (BG)

2014 (4.9.) The current edition of the Kunstadressbuches Köln 2008 (Cologne Art Address Book 2008) - kuenstlerverzeichnis-koeln.de – has been released on 4.9.2014, including pages on Tanya Ury. The publishers of this and the 2008 book are the BBK Cologne (Bundesverband Bildender Künstler – The Federal Association of Fine Artists) in cooperation with the Kulturamt der Stadt Köln (the Cologne Arts Council). (D)
http://freigabe-kvk.ausstellungsportal.net/index.php/suche

2015 (1) Publication of all in a name – nomen est omen in the War issue, volume 35, n.paradoxa, International Feminist Art Journal, London (GB)

2015 (1.4.-30.6.) Artistic Freedom No. 7 & No. 9, each 35 x 23.5 cm (edition of 20), glossy digital laser exposure, to be presented for sale in the Büchergilde Buchhandlung-Magazin (Book Guild Gutenberg Cooperative Magazine) Frankfurt am Main (D) Price for members 400 Euros, non-members 650 Euros

2015 (5.) slip stream - between poetics and politics – improvisation in Cologne, Tanya Ury’s article published online in “Performance Matters”, a new journal in performance studies http://performancematters-thejournal.com/index.php/pm/article/view/17/22, edited by Prof. Dr. Peter Dickinson, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver (CA)

2015 (19.4.-1.11.) Tanya Ury’s Имя говорит само за себя, nomen est omen - all in a name is presented the catalogue to Frauen in Krieg und Frieden, 15-45-15, Geschichte, Dokumente, zeitgenössische Kunst – Women during War and Peace, 15-45-15, History, Documents, Contemporary Art, Frauenmuseum (Women’s Museum) Bonn (D)

2016 (9.) Tanya Ury’s photo no. 02 from the series Artistic Freedom published with a text, pages 155-158, in the Bet Debora Journal III – Engendering Jewish Politics – Frauenpolitik für ein Modernes Judentum, German-English, Hentrich & Hentrich Verlag Berlin ISBN 978-3-95565-131 (D)

2016 (9.) Tanya Ury’s photos nos. 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, from the series Artistic Freedom published with a text, pages 201-204 of the catalogue to “Menschenräume” (Human Spaces) “International Photoscene Cologne 2016” (D) https://issuu.com/norgoe/docs/menschenraeume_pages_cover_va5

2017 (1.8.) Personal statement by Tanya Ury on her Who’s Boss, nomen est omen artworks for Katy Deepwell’s n.paradoxa publication (GB), on its 20th anniversary online: http://www.ktpress.co.uk/conference/Contributors_nparadoxa.pdf

2017 Tanya Ury’s critical work Who’s Boss on the Hugo Boss company Nazi connections referred to on the German Hugo Boss Wikipedia website https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hugo_Boss

2017 Tanya Ury’s performance Kölnisch Wasser, dedicated to Milena Jesenská – the WW2 Czechoslovakian resistance activist - is referred to on the German Milena Jesenská Wikipedia website: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milena_Jesenská

2018 (spring) Personal Affects – Going into the Archive (short paper) with images - still from Fury, video-performance 2009 and photo (Tanya Ury) 2009 of voluntary workers undertaking first aid in restoring damaged documents, in the temporary storage spaces of The Historical Archive of the City of Cologne at Porz, after the Archive buildings had collapsed - published (in English) in the Bet Debora Journal IV, Hentrich & Hentrich Verlag Berlin (D)

2018 () Images and text - Tanya Ury’s photo series Artistic Freedom (nos. 4 & 9), published in "Shifting Corporealities in Contemporary Performance — Danger, Im/mobility and Politics”, a book publication, publ. Palgrave Macmillan. Editors: Aneta Stojnić, Christel Stalpaert and Marina Gržinić 

 

 

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