Thomas KneubĂĽhlerâ€™s current projects deal with Canadaâ€™s far North, where he investigates how technology and the extraction of natural resources effects the people and the land. Originally from Switzerland, he has been living in Montreal since the year 2000, where he completed a MFA at Concordia University in 2003. His works have been presented in exhibitions in both Europe and North America, most recently at the MusĂ©e d’art contemporain, MontrĂ©al (2011), the Centre culturel canadien, Paris (2012), the Centre Pasquart Bienne (2014),Â the Manif dâ€™art 7, QuĂ©bec (2014), and the Videonale.15 at the Kunstmuseum Bonn (2015). In 2011 he was awarded the Pratt & Whitney Canada Prize of the Conseil des arts de MontrĂ©al, and in 2012 the Swiss Art Award by the Ministry of Culture Switzerland.
Land Claim, Galerie B-312, MontrĂ©al, 2015