Stylianos Schicho

Stylianos Schicho ( born 1977 in Vienna) is an Austrian painter.

Life and work

Schicho studied from 1998 at the University of Applied Arts Vienna under Prof. Wolfgang Herzig and graduated in 2005 with a diploma with honors.

Style of painting

Hartwig Knack, curator of the Kunsthalle Krems, describes the work of Stylianos Schicho in the text for the exhibition 2006 ( excerpt): The Theme perception, monitoring, observation and self- observation plays a key role in the work of the 1977 Vienna-born artist Stylianos Schicho. He is concerned with the exploration of " observation or control rooms ", where is observed and monitored by the positioning of cameras.


2009 For Security Reasons, Showroom MAMA, Rotterdam / NL, group exhibition Pilot kitchen entirely, Leipzig / cotton mill, group exhibition Flavors of Austria TAF the Art Foundation, Athens / GR, group exhibition

2007 Museum of Modern Art, Vienna, Ludwig Foundation, Walter Koschatzky Art Prize 2007 - exhibition of the nominated works Gallery Frey, Vienna, "RED", group exhibition

2006 Kunsthalle Krems, "REAL", group exhibition Kunsthalle Krems, " observed The Observer ", solo exhibition "Strange Cargo", Museumsquartier Vienna, quartier21, group exhibition

Public collections

  • Collection of the City of Vienna, Musa
  • Leopold Collection, Vienna
  • Art Collection, University of Applied Arts, Vienna
  • Art collection Ternitz, Lower Austria

Awards and Scholarships

  • 2007: Prize of the City Poechlarn, 1st place
  • 2007: Walter Koschatzky Art Prize 2007 2nd place
  • 2004: Prize of the City Ternitz, 1st place