Kai Welf Hoyme was born 1979 in Mönchengladbach, Germany. He lives and works in Köln and Mönchengladbach.

His interdisciplinary artistic works circling topics of personal and collective imagination, bodies and spaces.

His artistic works have been exhibited since 2003 worldwide. Including Cabin Fever, Anchorage Museum; File, Sao Paulo; European Media Arts Festival, Osnabrück; Japan Video Dance festival, Tokyo; Shortfilm Festival Oberhausen; Frame Research, Museum National de Soares dos Reis, Porto; Durban Int. Film Festival, South Africa; Sobering Galerie, Paris; Domesticity, The Picture Show, New York; Sala Rekalde, Bilbao; Images Festival, Toronto; Invideo, Milano and the ZKM, Karlsruhe.

He has studied at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne and the Ruhr-University of Bochum.

He received grants and prizes including the Video Art Award of the Interl. Sardinia Film Festival 2016; Begabtenstipendium, Peter Fuld Stiftung and Kölner Theaterpreis and Kurt-Hackenberg-Preis for Petersberg1, together with Futur3.

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