Film Festivals and Exhibitions



‘Patriarchal Sabbath’ (video art) – Surrealists Vacation Resort Athens 2024 | Darkroom ADAF | Alphabet  Art Centre, Cologne, Germany

‘The Fictional’ – Auckland Festival of Photography: Believe, 2024, Auckland, New Zealand

‘Patriarchal Sabbath’ (video art) – Athens Digital Arts Festival 2024 | Vacations in the Subconscious

‘Patriarchal Sabbath’ (video art) – 5° Festival Internacional de Videoarte FIVA SPMAV, Pelotas, Brasil 2024

‘Patriarchal Sabbath’ (video art) – “Opposite Flow” video art screening curated by Tahir Ün, IFOD 2024 (Izmir Photo & Cinema Assc.), Izmir, Turkey

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (video art) – ‘Black Holes’ Center of Contemporary Art in Toruń, Poland, Digital Pavillon at the ’The Wrong Biennale’ 2023-24; curated Radoslaw Osinski.

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (video art) – The Wrong Biennale; The Wrong TV – live streaming virtual art salon, curated by David Quiles Guillo.

”Portrait of Aeon Rose” – (photograph) – Lusted Men V COLLECTION, France, 2024

”Sick Bacchus” – (photograph) – Postcards from the Edge: Visual AIDS, Berry Campbell Gallery, New York, USA, 2024  and ONLINE

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (video art) -The Female Eye: 111 female video artists in 11 video programs curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne; The New Museum of Networked Art; Cologne, Germany, 2023-24

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (photography) – Miradas Enredadas | Networking Glances curated by  Professor Fabiane Pianowski of the Visual Arts in Study Research Group (AVE) of the Institute of Languages and Arts of the Federal University of Rio Grande (ILA/FURG) –  ONLINE GROUP EXHIBITION

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (video art) – Tryst 2023 -The New Museum for Networked Art; Torrance Art Museum Los Angeles, USA

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (video art) – ‘Opposite Flow’ – International Short Film, Video and Photography Symposium 2023, Kadıköy Barış Manço Cultural Center, Istanbul, Turkey

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (video art) – Vacations in the Subconscious – Video Art Project – curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne; Torrance Art Museum Los Angeles, USA – Alphabet Art Centre Cologne, Germany – 22 July- 9 September 2023

“Patriarchal Sabbath” (video art) – Peace Letters Summer Marathon 2023 from Quito/Ecuador to Los Angeles/USA streaming @ The Violence Darkroom //MVC – Mobile Violence Cinema

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (video art) – Vacations in the Subconscious 100 Years Surrealist Manifesto by André Breton, The New Museum of Networked Art & MIVA Expanded Narratives Experimental Video Art Festival, Cinemateca Nacional Quito, Equador

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (photograph) – YEARBOOK 2023, ShutterHub – ONLINE exhibition

”Patriarchal Sabbath” (photography/video art) – Auckland Photography Festival 2023, Auckland, New Zealand

”Nostalgia, 2022” (video art) – Peace Letters Summer Marathon 2023; The Violence Darkroom // MVC – Mobile Violence Cinema, Ottersberg/Bremen to Cologne, Germany

”Simone de Beauvoir told me”(video art)  – The Eternal Feminine – Art in Lima 2023; Museu dos Terceiros,  Ponte de Lima, Portugal

‘Self portrait’ – collective cyanotype installation: Share, Tag or Dye Again by Allkimik Photographic Association. SHOWS: Spain: Experimental Photo Festival, Barcelona 2023 ; Romania: Camera, Cluj-Napoca; Lapsus, Timisoara; 53 Carol & Celula, Bucharest, Photo Trends Festival, 2 Mai

’25 Anniversary of Postcards from the Edge’, VISUAL AIDS, New York City, United States

‘Postcards from the Edge’, Ortuzar Project, New York City, United States

Boldly Go Campaign; The Roddenberry Foundation, Artwork engraved on the Satellites

‘Freedom’ – Photography Exhibition, National Justice Museum, Nottingham, UK

”Nostalgia” (video art) – Peace Letters to Ukraine: Winter Marathon screenings curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne, various locations.


Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia” (video art) -TIMELINE:BH #7 – BELO HORIZONTE INTERNATIONAL VIDEO ART FESTIVAL, Belo Horizonte, Brasil

Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia”(video art) – 38th Annual Open Show, Southwark Park Galleries, London, UK

Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia” (video art) – Fonlad 2022 – International Video Art and Performance Festival, Coimbra, Portugal

Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia” (video art/photography) – Auckland Photography Festival, Auckland, New Zealand (ONLINE)  

Nostalgia : Stirling Photography Festival: Stories 2022, Stirling, Scotland, UK

‘Freedom’ – Photography Exhibition, National Justice Museum, Nottingham, UK

Lusted Men: l’erotisme au masculin, La Maison Europeenne de la Photographie, Paris. France (projection: collection 2020, lectures et table ronde.)

Monika K. Adler: ‘Nostalgia’ (video art) – 8th Geoje International Art Festival, The Haegeumgang Theme Museum, Geoje, South Korea

Monika K. Adler: ‘Nostalgia’ (video art) – 2nd Jeongeup International Art Festival,  Jeongeup, South Korea

”Rich Soil”- International Photography Exhibition curated by Holger Wendland, Gallery Art Factory Flox, Kirschau, Germany

Photography exhibition: THE WAY WE LIVE, in the Eye of Architect, Tati Space, Tirana, Albania

Biennale NO, 2022, Sweden

‘Misery of my Soul’ (video art) – dESTRUKTIVA XIII Festival for Experimental Art, Dortmund, Germany

‘Nostalgia’ in One Million Photos, Cleveland Photo Festival, United States

Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia” (video art) – Peace Letters to Ukraine: Dark summer 2022 – Around the World in 90 days – the Marathon screenings curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne, various locations.

Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia” (video art) – Peace Letters to Ukraine 11 – Marathon – curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne, X – Church, Gainsborough, United Kingdom

Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia” (video art) – Peace Letters to Ukraine 8 curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne, VisArts Rockville Centre, Rockville Arts Festival, MA, USA

Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia” (video art) – Peace Letters to Ukraine 2,  Cinema U 2 – ALPHABET Art Centre, The New Museum of the Networked Art, Cologne, Germany

Monika K. Adler: ”Nostalgia” (video art) – Digital Gate International Film Festival – 24th Edition, Algieria

Rankin: Selfie e autoritratto nel 2020, Sky Arte TV, Italy 30 January 2022

‘Postcards from Europe’, Shutter Hub, Cambridge University, Cambridge, United Kingdom

‘Postcards from the Edge” 2022, Visual AIDS, New York, United States


Body Ideals – Oppression and Liberation, Museum Ovartaci, Aarhus, Denmark

Video Art ”Involuntary Memory” at 37th Annual Open Show, Southwark Park Galleries, London, UK

Family FOTO, Serpentine Galleries, London, United Kingdom – Online (Family FOTO is an international family album inspired by James Barnor’s Serpentine exhibition James Barnor: Accra/London – A Retrospective.

209 Women, Heritage Collections, Parliament UK – Online Exhibition

WAM Women Artist Museum, Virtual Museum, Online, International

Mail-Art-Aktion anlässlich der Ausstellung “Ruth Wolf-Rehfeldt – Gerhard-Altenbourg-Preis 2021”, Lindenau-Museum Altenburg, Germany

Lusted Men Tour 2021: photography exhibitions:

L’image satellite – Festival Photographie Contemporaine, Nice France;

Lusted Men @ Arles – You like to look at men? Leboudoir 2.0 during Recontres d’Arles, Arles, France; 

Babesday, Le 122 Tiers Lieu Culturel, Angers, France; 

La Nombreuse, Lieu Culturel – Bruxelles, Belgium;

PianoFabriek, Bruxelles, Belgium

Video art ”Memorie Involuntaire” screened at “12th Shinano Primitive Sense Art Festival 2021-The Fleeting Moment of Water” in Nagano, Japan  27 – 29 August, 2021.

Format International Photography Festival, Mass Isolation project, QUAD, Centre for Contemporary Art and Film, Derby, UK (People’s Picture Giant Photo Mosaic)

Format International Photography Festival, UK – Mass Isolation project – ONLINE EXHIBITION

Photo Saint-Germain Festival 21: Lusted Men exhibition curated by Maïa Mazaurette, Flora Bleibt, Lucie Brugier, Salomé Burstein, Laura Lafon, Margaux Oren et Morgane Tocco, Lusted Men Project Space, Paris, France

Lagos Photo Festival 20: Home Museum curated by Azu Nwagbogu and Dr. Clémentine Deliss, with Guest Curator and Nigerian cultural historian Dr. Oluwatoyin Sogbesan, Lagos, Nigeria – Online Exhibition

Rankin 2020, The Best Pictures 2020, Sky Arts, United Kingdom – Episode 02. #Self

”Social Distancing” – The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, United States – Online

Brot/Bread – International Photography Exhibition curated by Holger Wendland, Gallery Art Factory Flox, Kirschau, Germany

PO-MO III – curated by Doc. Dr./Assoc. Prof. Hikmet Sahin, Selcuk University Faculty of Fine Arts Exhibition Hall, Konya, Turkey

MIVA Festival Internacional Multidisciplinario, XIV Edition, Quito, Ecuador

209 Women – boxed set of photographic portraits, Palace of Westminster, the Parliament of the United Kingdom, London, UK

Exposicion Fotografica Internacional: “MasculinidadEs -mandatos y diversidades, Subete El Cierre, Memorias de Nomada,  Guadalajara, Mexico

“À Mesa com… Quinta da Cruz” – Comida, Vinho & Cultura II Convocatória Internacional de Arte Postal, Biblioteca Municipal José Marmelo e Silva, Espinho, Portugal

”On being an Angel” – United Video Artists, video art marathon curated by Enrico Tomaselli – Magmart – International Video Festival, Italy.

The Corona Portrait Project curated by Benjamin Mefford, Oregon, Unites States – Online Exhibition

COVID-19 ARCHIVE, Public Source, United Kingdom – Online Exhibition

COVID PICTURES Collection, Portland, United States – Online Exhibition

”Eros & Thanatos” photography exhibition curated by Beam Collective, Tel -Aviv, Israel – Online Exhibition

Postcards from Great Britain, Shutter Hub, United Kingdom

”Re-Volver” Grande Galeria  da Escola de Belas Artes of the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

Photograph ”Cinema Paradiso’ part of the exhibition: Bob Lens “Individual Situations” at HOK Gallery, The Hague, Netherlands.

Lusted Men / Une collection d’images érotiques d’hommes, Brussels, Belgium.

”Your Favorite Photograph 2019” – Lenscratch, Fine Art Photography Daily, Los Angeles, USA – online exhibition.


”Cruthachadh – International Photography Exhibition – The Glasgow Gallery of Photography, Glasgow, UK

”In-Line” – Photography Exhibition – The Greenwich Gallery, Linear House, Greenwich, London, UK

NewMediaFest 2020 – the retrospective of Agricola de Cologne. (Monika K. Adler – ‘Involuntary Memory’), Addis International Videoart Festival, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

‘Gavin Turk – Portrait of an Egg’  – part of art installation: Monika K. Adler ‘The Beginning’ – Photo London, Somerset House, London, UK

Film ‘Involuntary Memory’ – computer display at the exhibition: Faces of Freedom, Nitrianska Galeria, Nitra, Slovakia

‘Compelling Dreams’ curated by Russell Joslin – Analog Forever Magazine, Fresno, USA – online exhibition.

II Mostra de Arte Postale – Museu Quinta da Cruz, Centro de Arte Contemporânea, Viseu, Portugal

Mail Art Final Burial curated by Ibirico, César Reglero, Domingo Sanchez Blanco – Museo Mausoleo de Arte de Morille, Salamanca, Spain

209 Women –  Portraits of the female Members of Parliament, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, UK


209 Women –  Portraits of the female Members of Parliament, Palace of Westminster, London, UK

The Seeing Red curated by Kat KiernanDon’t Take Pictures Magazine, Boston, USA – online exhibition


Hundread Heroines – The Royal Photographic Society campaign to honour one hundread photographic heroines – NOMINATION

Tribute to Antonio Boschi e Marieda Di Stefano, Casa Museo Boschi Di Stefano, Milan, Italy

The Face of Suffrage Mosaic, a part of a giant photo mosaic at Birmingham New Street Station,  Birmingham, UK

Canton Museum of Art, Canton, Ohio, USA (WFE)

100 Women, FiLiArt100: Palace of Westminster, London, UK

100 Women, FiLiArt100: The Bloomsbury Festival, London, UK

100 Women, FiLiArt100: Feminism Conference, Manchester, UK

100 Women, FiLiArt100: British Council, Sao Paulo, Brasil

100 Women, FiLiArt100: Atelie397, Sao Paulo, Brasil

Tunis International Feminist Art Festival Choftouhonna, Le Théâtre National Tunisien, Tunis, Tunisia

‘Hiperconnected museums’, Museo Municipal de Arte de Puerto Madryn, Madryn, Argentina

About me I Photography Exhibition I Loosen Art , Millepiani, Rome, Italy

Portrait 2018 curated by Leejin Kim, CICA Museum, Czong Institute of Contemporary Art, South Korea


Feminism in London ‘Anxiety & Neurosis’, Oxford House, London, UK

BBC 100 Women (filmwork: Simone de Beauvoir told me), BBC Broadcasting House, London UK

Douglas Park and Invited Guests: Post-Terminal & Ex-Ultimate, West Den Haag, Haag, Netherlands

Blanc Noir Art Exhibition, Plateau Gallery at Greenhouse Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Strangloscope Experimental Audio, Film/Video & Performance Festival, Museum of Image and Sound, Florianopolis, Brasil

Monika K. Adler autoportrait in Bergman style in artvideoKOELN : Looking for Truth, Peace & Humanity, 10th CeC – Carnival of e-Creativity – 26-28 February 2016 Shillong, Meghalaya, India


TIME is Love.8 [Show 7]; SAKURA WORKS, Yokohama Community Design Lab
Yokohama – JAPAN

Time is Love.8 [Show 6]; Sobering Galerie, Paris, France

Feminism in London Conference, Hilton Metropole, Paddington, London UK

Time is Love.8 [Show 5]; National Institute of Fine Arts, Tetouan, Morocco

TIME is Love.8 [Show 4]; Sala Rekalde, Bilbao, Spain

TIME is Love.8 [Show 4]; Kalo Panafrican Creations, Bilbao, Spain

THE SELFIE SHOW, Museum of Photography and New Media, Troy, MI, USA

CeC 2015 – Carnival of e-Creativity, CologneOFF X, North Western Hills University Shillong, Meghalaya, India

TIME IS LOVE 8. (Show 3); Kulter. Gallery, Amsterdam, NL

TIME IS LOVE 8. (Show 2); Zeta Art Center & Gallery, Tirana, Albania

Christie’s First Open: 6 MILLION visitors reached by Monika K. Adler’s page on ArtStack! 12-19 February 2015.

Christie’s First Open – Christie’s Auction House, London, UK – SHORTLISTED

TIME IS LOVE 8. (Show 1); Expressive Arts Institute, San Diego, CA, United States

TIME IS LOVE Screening – international video art program curated by Kisito Assangni


FILM AWARD for FILMS ON ART – PORTUGAL 2014, Festival Temps D’Images, Lisbon, Portugal

CologneOFF X – Damen & Herren eV Duesseldorf, Germany

Facade Video Festival 2014, Plodiv, Bulgaria

CologneOFF X – 10th Cologne International Videoart Festival, Germany

The Selfie Show, Museum of New Art Detroit, MI, USA

Edinburgh International Festival, 2014, C the Film, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

CONTINUUM, HEP “Love & Hate” included in the presentation by Uma Ray, Gallery Studio 21, Kolkata, India

Madonna ”Live Art Curation”: 14 April 2014, 7pm EST on BuzzFeed! The photograph Mademoiselle Guillotine in a global digital initiative Art For Freedom.

International Video Art Festival «Now&After» ‘14 at the State Museum of GULAG in Moscow, Russia


The Nihilist International Film Festival, Highways Performance Space, Santa Monica, California, USA

Human Emotion Project “Love & Hate”, Artreview, London, United Kingdom

Art:screen: All Woman – Gislaveds Konsthall, Sweden

SIMULTAN FESTIVAL 2013 – ‘Popular Unknown’ – Sinagoga din Cetate Timisoara, Romania

Douglasism Festival – curated by Kim Kim Gallery, National Press Gallery Seoul, Korea

Douglasism Festival – curated by Kim Kim Gallery, Ilmin Museum, Seoul, Korea

Douglasism Festival – Khwanhoon Gallery, Seoul, Korea

Douglasism Festival – A Douglas Park U Sunok – Onground & Gagarin, Seoul, Korea

Feminism in London – The Institute of Education, London, UK

Purification – Exploding Cinema, London, UK

A Retrospective of the Film works of Monika K. Adler – The Edinburgh Festival: C-the-Film,Edinburgh, UK

Magmart, International Video Art Festival – Italy

Wolfe Von Lenkiewicz – Portrait Of The Artist – Shortcutz Amsterdam, Netherlands

In The Eyes of Women – Festival of Art and Music Evolution, Canary Wharf, London, UK

Exploding Cinema at MS Stubnitz, Canary Wharf, London, UK

Artists with iPhones – curated by Anders Weberg, Stockholm, Sweden

Misery of my Soul – Human Emotion Project, London, UK

One Billion Rising: London Arts Festival: Art Against Violence, London, UK

Bodies of silence #3: When Words Are Made Flesh – curated Giulia Casalini at Cuntemporary – Platform, Netil House, London, UK

Chinese Open 2013 – Q Park, Chinatown, Soho, London, UK


Homeless Gallery 10th Anniversary show – Palace of Culture and Science, Warsaw, Poland

Gwangju Art Fair – Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, South Korea

Edinburgh Art Festival, C the Film, Edinburgh, UK

Cannes Film Festival – Chernobyl of Love at Villa Garbo, Cannes, France

Big Deal No 4. – London, UK

Soanyway, included in the presentation of Derek Horton, The Blue Coat, Liverpool, UK

Screen from Barcelona – Espacio de Proyectos San Pere C. Barcelona, Spain


Contemporary Photography Show, Espacio_A_Rojo De Arte Contemporanea – Cordoba, Spain


Contemporary Photography Show, Espacio Kubiko, Madrid, Spain


Photography Show – The Pound, Montreal, Canada


Presentation of The Photographs Of Monika K. Adler and Masterpieces By Salvador Dali: 80th Anniversary of McKinsey & Company, McKinsey & Company Warsaw, Poland.


Monika K. Adler – La photographie moderne – Galerie la Tour, 111, Rue St. Honore, Paris, France (solo show)

Sacred Flesh – Special Show – during exhibition – Monika K. Adler – La photographie moderne – Galerie la Tour, 111, Rue St. Honore, Paris, France

Homeless Gallery & Parasolka Floats at Silk Mill, New York, United States

Homeless Gallery, Zlota former Palacowa Kasa Przemyslowcow W-wskich, Warsaw, Poland

Virtual Memorial for the victims of the terror – “London” – curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne (CologneOff)


II International Festival of Photography – Lodz, Poland

Beyond reality curated by Izabela Jaroszewska, National Art Gallery Wozownia – Torun, Poland


Homeless Gallery, Stocznia Gdansk – Gdansk, Poland

Homeless Gallery, Zlota former Palacowa Kasa Przemyslowcow W-wskich, Warsaw, Poland


Exhibition of photography by students of European Institute of Photography curated by Marian Schmidt, Cultural Centre, Lowicka – Warsaw, Poland


Diploma Exhibition in Art & Design – PLSP, Warsaw, Poland


Biennial Exhibition of School of Fine Arts – PLSP, Warsaw, Poland


Biennial Exhibition of School of Fine Arts – PLSP, Warsaw, Poland


Biennial Exhibition of School of Fine Arts – PLSP, Warsaw, Poland