German experimental animator and media artist Max Hattler studied at Goldsmiths and the Royal College of Art in London. He has had solo exhibitions at Lumen Eclipse (USA), Media Art Friesland (Holland), Broadway (Nottingham, UK) and Someonesgarden (Tokyo), and retrospectives at Image Forum Festival (Japan), Fredrikstad Animation Festival (Norway), MUMIA Festival (Brazil) and Branchage Jersey Film Festival (Channel Islands). His works have been shown at hundreds of film festivals, as well as the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei (Taiwan), the Marl Video Art Award (Germany), and Gasworks Gallery (London), among others.
Max Hattler’s films have been included in the touring programmes of the European Media Art Festival, Videoformes, onedotzero, Resfest, The Animation Show, L’Alternativa, Animac, AURORA, and the British Animation Awards. Max has collaborated with several bands including Basement Jaxx, The Egg and Ladyscraper, and he has shown his audio-visual live performances across Europe, the Americas and Asia, including the Museum of Image and Sound (Sao Paulo, Brazil), Electrovisiones (Mexico City), Cimatics Festival
(Brussels), Filmfest Dresden, SuperDeluxe (Tokyo), The Big Chill Festival (UK), Curtas Vila do Conde (Portugal), and the Institute of Contemporary Arts (London). Max lives and works in London and Germany and teaches at Goldsmiths College.