Copyright 2007-2017
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Boris Jöns * 1970
1999 diploma visual arts @ Hochschule der Künste, Bremen
Based in Berlin
selected awards, residencies & grants
2018
fellow residency @ Ständige Vertretung, ZK/U, Berlin
2017
enchanting wind artist residency, Loja, Ecuador
2016
award best film music for "Automatic Fitness" @ Tofuzi Festival
2016
grant Kulturförderung Berlin for "KünstlerInnen vs Creatives"
2016
grant CityTax Berlin for "Igel der Begegnung"
2016
award best film music for "Automatic Fitness" @ Tofuzi Festival
2013
nominee Grimme Preis for TV adaptation of "Show des Scheiterns"
2016
award best film music for "Automatic Fitness" @ Tofuzi Festival
2013
grant Musicboard Berlin for "Geht's Noch?!"
2005
grant Hauptstadtkulturfonds Berlin for "Anton Reiser Werkstipendium"
2004
grant Fonds Soziokultur for "Show des Scheiterns"

selected projects & shows

November 2016
Skulpturenpark 2.0 - intervention & performance & libretto w/KUNSTrePuBLIK @ Skulpturenpark Berlin
September 2018
TOP Meilenstein - Performance @ Werkstatt Haus der Statistik
August 2018
Freundliche Mahnungen - Intervention & Performance @ ZK/U Berlin
June 2017
Igel der Begegnung . group exhibition @ Kunstpunkt Berlin
February 2017
Künstler*innen vs Creatives - panel discussion @ Haus der Berliner Festspiele
September 2016
Besuch - group exhibition & performance @ m3 Mengerzeile, Berlin
July 2016
Souvenirs - performance @ PostOst, Berlin
September 2015
Hier entsteht ein Zentrum - intervention & performance @ Haus der Statistik, Berlin
January 2015
Schule des Scheiterns - performance @ Freies Radio Stuttgart
July 2014
Die Botschaft - performance @ Kulturkirche Bremen
July - November 2013
Geht's Noch ?! - panel show @ Alter Roter Löwe Rein, Berlin
September 2013
Restaurant - intervention @ archipel invest, Gelsenkirchen
October 2012
10 years of Show des Scheiterns - show @ Haus der Berliner Festspiele
March 2011
Dialogannahme - intervention & performance @ Gorki Theater, Berlin
January 2011
Komplizen Real Estate - intervention & performance @ Gorki Theater, Berlin
June 2010
Probestunde, performance @ HAU Berlin
2010 - 2020
Steuererklärung, long term video doku
November 2009
Wer bin ich und wer glaube ich, dass andere denken, der ich bin - show & performance @ Kammerspiele, Munich
2009 & 2007
KW4 / KW28- show & performance @ Gorki Theater, Berlin / Kammerspiele, Munich
October 2010
Haushaltsdebatte - show & performance @ show & performance @ Kammerspiele, Munich
2006 & 2008
Kotti lässt melden / Münchner lassen melden - show & performance @ Festsaal Kreuzberg & Kammerspiele, Munich
October 2010
Haushaltsdebatte - show & performance @ Kammerspiele, Munich
2009
Mariahilff - Mariahilff album release & tour @ Germany, Austria & Switzerland
November 2007
Jet Lösungen - installation & performance @ JET project space, Berlin
Spring 2007
Eine Stadt wird Doktor - intervention & exhibition & show @ City of Giessen
winter 2007
Teerwalzer - Kapaikos album release & tour @ Germany & Austria
summer 2005
Anton Reiser Werkstipendium - intervention & installation @ Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Berlin
winter 2005
Das Mandolinenorchester - Kapaikos & Cobra Killer album release & tour @ Germany & Austria
2002 - 2012
Show des Scheiterns - show & performance @ various venues in Germany, Austria & Switzerland

teaching & jury

2019
Projektförderung Friedrichshain/Kreuzberg - jury member
2018
public spaces - workshop with students of Heinrich-von-Stefan Schule, Berlin
2013
Startwoche 2013 - workshop film @ Leuphana univesity Lüneburg