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anatol knotek

(born 1977 in vienna) is an austrian artist.
visual and concrete poetry, installation and conceptual art are in the center of his artistic work, which has been exhibited internationally. his concrete and visual poems have been published in journals, chapbooks, schoolbooks and anthologies.
he is a member of the »austrian art association«.

selection of interviews

»the overwrought cliche 'a picture is worth a thousand words' can be applied literally to artist anatol knotek.«

-- the huffington post --

publications in books and journals (print)

  • »no, love is not dead« chambers, uk, 2021 (more information)

  • »instagram poetry for every day«, laurence king publishing, uk, 2020 (more information)

  • »the word is art«, MOCA london, thames & hudson, uk, november 2018 (more information)

  • »das wort beim wort nehmen«, die horen, wallenstein verlag, germany, october 2018 (more information in german)

  • »DAS BUCH MIT DEN SEITEN«, topalian & milani, germany, april 2018 (more information in german)

  • »the art of typewriting«, thames & hudson, usa, october 2015

  • »visual poetry in europe« - imago mundi, luciano benetton collection, 2015

  • »the new concrete: visual poetry in the 21st century«, hayward publishing, uk, july 2015

  • »2 4get her SPECIAL EDITION 2014«, austria, october 2014, limited edition (more information)

  • »rotated alphabet«, austria, may 2014, limited edition (more information)

  • »typewriter art: a modern anthology« edited by barrie tullett, laurence king publishing, uk, may 2014, (more information)

  • »falling alphabet«, austria, march 2014, limited edition (more information

  • »wachsein«, austria, january 2014, limited edition (more information

  • »enemies: selected collaborations of sj fowler«, penned in the margins, uk, 2013, isbn 9781908058133 (more information)

  • »reykjavik boulevard – creative guide for curious people« magazine, italy, 2013 (more information)

  • »anachronism«, austria, 2013 (more information)

  • »BODY«, lifestyle magazine, taiwan, 2013 

  • »2 4get her«, austria, 2013 (more information)

  • »great idea petite typeface«, designer books, beijing, 2013 (more information)

  • »the dark would« (language art anthology), uk, april 2013

  • »art and literature« magazine, belarus, april 2013

  • »the last vispo anthology«, fantagraphics books, usa, 2012, isbn 13 978-1-60699-626-3 (more information)

  • »ripley's believe it or not, special edition 2013«, ripley publishing, uk, 2012 (more information)

  • »a global visuage«, edition ch, austria, 2012, isbn 978-3-901015-54-0 (more information)

  • »kunstwelten«, boesner, germany, 2012 (more information)

  • »art moves 2012 catalogue«, poland, 2012 (homepage)

  • »die streichelwurst - das magazin #6«, germany, 2012 (more information)

  • »halfcircle 4«, halfcircle journal, oxford, 2012

  • »a writing guide for learners of german«, yale university press, usa, 2011, isbn 978-0300166033 

  • »department #5«, department poetry magazine, uk, 2011

  • »anything anymore anywhere« magazine, edinburgh, 2011

  • »einblick«, editions hatier, paris, 2011, isbn 978-2218946769

  • »falling R«, no press (derek beaulieu), canada, 2011, limited edition

  • »twirled alphabet«, no press, canada, 2011, limited edition

  • »heute« newspaper, vienna, 2011 (read the article online)

  • »this is visual poetry by anatol knotek«, usa, 2010 (more information)

  • »A« chapbook von anatol knotek, austria, 2010, limited edition (more information)

  • »rotated alphabet by anatol knotek«, no press, canada, 2010, limited edition (more information) (pdf is downloadable on ubuweb for free) 

  • »ein alphabet der visuellen poesie«, edition ch, austria, 2010, isbn 978-3-901015-46-5 (more information

  • »the hly bbl«, austria, 2010, limited edition 

  • »klartext 2«, germany, 2010, bildungshaus schoolbook, isbn 978-3-14-124186-0 

  • »international directory of arts«, saur verlag: munich, 2009, isbn 978-3-598-23120-9 

  • »klartext 6«, westermann-verlag, germany, 2009, isbn 978-3-14-290176-3 

  • »kürschners handbuch der bildenden künstler«, saur verlag: munich, 2007, isbn 3-598-24737-0 

  • »papiertiger sprachlesebuch 4«, germany, 2007, isbn 978-3-425-12400-1 

  • »navi deutsch 4«, germany, 2007, isbn 978-3-427-65004-1 

  • »comma magazin - zeitschrift für literatur - kunst - philosophie«, germany, edition sept. 2005 

  • »vernissage - das magazin für aktuelles ausstellungsgeschehen«, austria, edition april 2003