RIO WOLTA - about

Musician and author from Zurich. Born 1988. Survived his teens in the Swiss Alps. Formed the first band at the age of 15. Moved back to Zurich at the age of 20. Learned big words at universities in Berlin and Zurich. Works in Zurich.

about

*1988 in Zurich. Survived his teens in the Swiss Alps. Formed his first band at the age of 15. Moved back to Zurich at the age of 20. Learned big words at universities in Berlin and Zurich. Works as a musician and author in Zurich, Switzerland.

2018
Taipei Arts Festival
’Upcoming Practitioners’
Seminar by ProHelvetia, Taipei

2018
HOTEL SAINTE VALIERE
Artist Residency, Sainte-Valière FRA

2018
SHOWROOM
10 tennis ball machines,
4 performers, 3 musicians, 1 dog
(Coproduction Gessnerallee Zürich)

2017
RED GATE GALLERY
Artist Residency/Exhibition, Beijing CHN

2017
WIR HABEN KEINE ZEIT
24 video projections, 5 rooms,
3 elderly ladies performing SOS by Abba
and Rio Wolta singing western pop hits in Japanese
(Coproduction Gessnerallee Zürich)

2016
FILM FESTIVAL TOUR
Music video 'Through My Street'
at Raindance London, Interfilm Berlin,
International Music Video Festival Paris,
NYC Independent Film Festival i.a.

2016
MASCHINEN
Oversized video projections,
live music and rolling chairs for the audience
(Coproduction Theaterhaus Gessnerallee Zürich)

2015
SWING FOR THE NATION
Album Release (Irascible/Coldkings)

2015
THROUGH MY STREET
Single & Video Release (Irascible/Coldkings)

 © Tatjana Rüegsegger

© Tatjana Rüegsegger