Daniel Ferstl

Daniel Ferstl is one of our local artists currently using a studio space offered by studios das weisse haus in Hofbauergasse 9, 1120 Vienna.

Artist`s statement



Very romantic.

Even more in pink and turquoise an azure and soaked in epoxy resin – forever moist.

If a piece of my work rivals the longing and melancholy and craziness of desire found in a song by Kate Bush, I can be content.“


Born in 1982 in Linz, Austria. Lives and works in Vienna, Austria.

2003-2008 University of Applied Arts, Vienna 2008
2009 Artist in Residence – Gallery BMB, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2012 CoFounder/CoCurator of Artist Run Space: MAUVE
2013 Ankauf Sammlung Stadt Wien (Accquisition; City of Vienna)

Shows 2013:

”Painters” (Group Show), Art Initiative Verfhond / Appels Gallery, Amsterdam
”Jakob Breit/Daniel Ferstl/Titania Seidl”, Je Regrette, Berlin
”Dear Bridget…”, BSA-Galerie, Wien
”Daniel Ferstl/Stefan Reiterer/Titania Seidl/Lukas Thaler”, Parallel Vienna, Wien


daniel ferstl; limbo (installation view); 2013; hand dyed canvas:yarn:zipper:newspapers:palisade wood:enamel; 200x140 cm @JeRegretteBerlin-klein

title image: Daniel Ferstl: “limbo” (installation view), 2013,
hand dyed canvas:yarn:zipper:newspapers:palisade wood:enamel; 200 x 140 cm @ JeRegretteBerlin

%22dear diary…:pot-pourri:bridget%22; 2013; oil:hand-dyed canvas; 200x220 cm-klein

Daniel Ferstl: “dear diary…/pot-pourri/bridget”, 2013,
oil, hand-dyed canvas, 200 x 220 cm

%22the high cost of living%22; installation view at parallel vienna; 2013; pencil:marker:paper; 29,7x21 cm-klein

Daniel Ferstl: “the high cost of living”, installation view at Parallel Vienna, 2013,
pencil, marker, paper; 29,7 x 21 cm

daniel ferstl; installation view; mixed media; palais kabelwerk, wien

Daniel Ferstl: installation view,
mixed media; palais kabelwerk, Vienna

daniel ferstl; limbo (detail); 2013;oil:ink:hand dyed canvas; 180x140 cm @JeRegretteBerlin-klein

Daniel Ferstl: “limbo” (detail), 2013,
oil, ink, hand dyed canvas, 180 x 140 cm @ JeRegretteBerlin