Kasper König once said that my work is like the dancing procession of Esternach in Luxembourg: two steps forward, one step back. Still not sure if this was a compliment or an insult, but I kind of like it.
Stefan Klein received a Master in Fine Arts from the Public Arts and New Artistic Strategies Program at the Bauhaus University in Weimar.
He has exhibited in various group and solo exhibitions internationally, amongst others Bregenz Biennale(2018), Berlin Biennale (2016), Galerie Daniel Marzona (2017), Kunsthalle Tropical, Iceland (2016), BerlinerHerbstsalon (2015).
In addition he had been a fellow in diverse art residencies, e.g. KW – Institute for contemporary Art, Berlin, Fondazione Antonio Ratti CSAV, Como (ITA), ZK/U – Center for Art and Urbanistics, Berlin, Fellowship at Ständige Vertretung (2018) Nomad (Thinking) Residency / Artists-In-Distance, Festival Belluard Bollwerk, Switzerland (2017), PACT-Zollverein, Essen (2016). His work can be found in collections like No Show Museum, Johannesburg, MoMa, NY, Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection, Chicago.
He is also a founding member and runs the independent publishing house Verlak.