»Our installations are described as „playground for the senses“
where we want to enable the viewer a poetic, sensual and haptic experience of art.«

The EXPERIMENTAL SETUP collective was founded in late 2018, is based in Vienna/ Austria and consists of Kata Hinterlechner and Bosko Gastager.


Exhibitions
2022 Guardians, Alntorps Ö, Nora (SWE)

2021 EXPERIMENTAL SETUP, Im Vektor, Hall (A)

2020 5. Totale Installation, Semjon Contemporary Gallery, Berlin (DE)

2019 PART I: CHAOS, DESIRE, PAIN, SCAM, GREED & PLEASURE, 3.Totale Installation, Kunstraum Innsbruck (A)

2018 IM RAUSCH DES UNTERGANGS, 2.Totale Installation, Die Bäckerei, Premierentage Innsbruck (A)
2018 Die Praxis der Unmöglichkeit, 1.Totale Installation, Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen, Innsbruck (A)

2017 Studies on the Essence of Time, Cultureland, Amsterdam (NL)
2017 HARD FACTS AND SOFT PORN, Hilbertraum, Berlin (DE)



Perfomative Installation
2022 MUSE, Kvarteret Bryggeriet, Nora (SWE)

2021 V. Opferung, Im Vektor, Premierentage 2021, Hall (A)
2021 IV. Opferung (Origo artificis hominis) Biennale 50x50x50, Festung Franzensfeste (IT) (with Studio Sic)

2020 5. Totale Installation, Semjon Contemporary Galerie, Berlin (DE)
2020 III. Opferung für die blühende Natur, Kunstaktion um 24:00, Kunstpavillon, Innsbruck (A)

2019 I. Opferung GREED & PLEASURE, Kunstraum Innbruck (A)

Design
2019 – 2021 Iffigenia, IFFI INNSBRUCK (A)

Art in Public Space
2022 Haus Kantona, Telfes im Stubaital (A)
2021 Apparat oder die Idee der Harmonie, Neue Heimat Tirol, Wörgl (A)

Group Exhibitions
2021 XxX-X Jahre Semjon Contemporary, Galerie Semjon Contemporary, Berlin (DE)
2021 HIC SUNT DRAGONES, Biennale 50x50x50, Festung Franzensfeste (IT)
2021 Seele, Il dolore del presente, Stadtgalerie Brixen (IT)
2021 Die Seher, Lichtfest Krems (A)

2020 Kunstankäufe der Stadt Innsbruck, Plattform 6020, Innsbruck (A)

2019 ART Bodensee, Kulturquartier, Dornbirn (A)




Kata Hinterlechner
*1979, Lives and works in Innsbruck and Vienna (A)
2005 – 2012 University of Applied Arts, Vienna

Solo Exhibitions (Selection)
2016 Làrt pour Làrt, Galerie 22a, Innsbruck (A)

2015 I killed Bambi. Andechsgalerie, Innsbruck (A)

Group Exhibitions (Selection)
2022 Furchtlose Mimosen, Frauenfeste, Festung Franzensfeste, (IT)

2020 Art acquisitions by the City of Innsbruck, Plattform 6020, Innsbruck (A)
Setting 9 aus dem Palast der blühenden Natur, Convergence, Kunstpavillon, Innsbruck (A)

2019 36. Österreichischer Grafikwettbewerb, TAXISPALAIS – Kunsthalle Tirol, Innsbruck (A)

2017 PAUSE, Magazin 3, Vienna (A)
Sie, Galerie Nothburga, Innsbruck (A)

2016 parallel barking separate sleeping (with Andrea Lüth) St.Claude Gallery, New Orleans (USA)

Awards/ Grants/ Residencies
2022 Frauenfeste, Artist in Residence Grant, Festung Franzensfeste (IT)
2022 Artist in Residence Grant, Örebro County (SWE)
2022 Die drei Bethen, Work stipend by the City of Innsbruck (A)

2021 FOR GODS AND HEROS, Work Stipend, Federal State of Tyrol (A)

2020 Guardians, Work Stipend, Federal State of Tyrol (A)

2018 Stadt_potenziale, Herz aus Stein, (with Daniel Jarosch and Stephan Pirker) Innsbruck (A)

2016 Artist in Residence Grant, St. Claude Gallery, New Orleans (USA)

2015 Studio Stipend Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen 2015 – 2020, Federal State of Tyrol (A)

2013 Artist in Residence Grant, Federal State of Tyrol, Paliano, Italy (IT)

2010 Wiener Wasserkunst Prize, Vienna (A)

Bosko Gastager
*1979, Lives and works in Vienna and Innsbruck (A)
2001 – 2007 University of Applied Arts, Vienna

Selected Exhibitions (Selection)
2021 Sichtbar machen, Stadtgalerie Bozen (IT)

2020 Was Leid tut, Stift Klosterneuburg, Klosterneuburg (A)

2019 Österreichischer Grafikwettbewerb, TAXISPALAIS Kunsthalle Tirol, Innsbruck (A)

Awards/ Grants/ Residencies
2022 Artist in Residence Grant, Örebro County (SWE)

2017 Artist in Residence Grant, Cultureland, Amsterdam (NL)

2015 Studio Stipend Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen 2015 – 2020, Federal State of Tyrol (A)

2015 Artist in Residence Grant, Federal State of Lower Austria, Paliano (IT)

2013 Artist in Residence Grant, Federal State of Austria, Cité International des Arts, Paris (FR)

2007 Heinrich and Anni Sussmann Stipend, Austria