Ulu Braun was born 1976 in Schongau (GER). He works and lives in Berlin.
From 1996 to 2005 he studied painting and experimental film at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna and film at the Film and Television University in Potsdam.
He’s been using video to explore the field between visual arts and cinema since 1997.
He is one of the key figures who have transferred painting into video art and have played a significant role in defining and further developing the genre of video collage.
His film and video works are regularly exhibited in art institutions and shown at international film festivals.
Ulu Braun was awarded in 2011 the Kunstfonds grant, in 2013 with the German Short Film Award and in 2014 the Berlin Art Prize.