Markus Goessi – Performer and Visual Artist

>Markus Goessi 1966, lives and works in Basel, Switzerland.

1983 - 1987 Vocational training for opticians.

1998 - 2000 Basic Training of Art and Design at the School of Design „Farbmühle“
Lucerne, Switzerland.

1998 - 2005 External and Internal Performance Workshops with Monika Günther, Ruedi Schill, Pascal Grau, Muda Mathis, Monica Klingler, Esther Ferrer, Stelarc.

2000 - 2004 Studies at the University of Applied Sciences Basel in art and media art.

Since 2004 Works as a visual artist and performer in the fields of photography and performance art, receiving national and international performance invitations. The last work he showed for the festival "Extra!" by Pancho Lopez and Maricruz Peñaloza / Margrit von Büren, in Mexico City in 2019.

2005 Winning the Support Prize for performance from Kunstkredit the canton of Basel Stadt.

2006 -2008 Jointly responsible for the series of performances in Kaskadenkondensator in Basel.

2006 - 2011 A lecturer in performance at the design school „Farbmühle“ Luzern, Switzerland.

Since 2018 Regular jobs as a photographer in the field of performance art and performance festivals, Srinagar Biennale Basel, Performance Open-Air St. Gallen, International Performance Art Giswil, PANCH Symposium Kunstmuseum Bern.