Ben Pointeker

Ben Pointeker

Associate Programmer

 Ben is a visual artist and filmmaker based in Vienna and has been viewing the festival submissions since 2015. Previously based in The Netherlands he graduated from Piet Zwart Institute and won the Prix de Rome basic award. He is also a graduate of the University of applied arts Vienna, board member of the artist association Tiroler Künstlerschaft and was artist in residence at Wiels in Brussels, in Shanghai and most recently at Bòlit in Girona in the framework of The Spur. He has exhibited at institutions such as Secession Vienna, Kunstpavillon Innsbruck, Contemporary Art Center Vilnius, Filmmuseum Amsterdam and major film festivals.