Jaro Straub

Biography

is a visual artist living in Berlin. He studied fine arts in Berlin and Vienna (1996-2001) and was a visiting artist at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, Los Angeles (2002-2003). His recent collage work involves a layering of information, merging found images, painting, texts, photographs and books into dense ‘sound’ structures. Along his solo works he has frequently collaborated with other artists such as the collective Komplot based in Brussels.  Selected solo exhibitions include: Fault Lines, Spor Klubu, Berlin (2012), Chip Chunk Hannah Hannah, Galerie Sonnenberg (2011) and Dead Reckoning,  Altonaer Museum Hamburg (2010).