Pascal Marcel Dreier (he/they) is a Berlin-based media artist and academic researcher. Pascal's focus is on ecology, industrial animal agriculture, activism, and popular aesthetic phenomena.

They are a fellow of the Multispecies Studio, a member of Minding Animals Germany, a contributor at OktoLab, and part of the German Society for Media Studies. Pascal is also an alumnus of the German National Academic Foundation. In 2022, they co-founded the non-profit multimedia research studio TRACES Studio for Creative Investigation gGmbH.

Pascal teaches and conducts workshops and lectures at universities and art institutions globally, including the University of Cambridge, the University of Western Australia, and KISD.

Contact: studio@pascaldreier.com
Commissions: info@delta.berlin
Instagram: @psclmd

↘︎ Select Teaching 
        
2023:
Artistic Design,
University of Siegen

2022:
Methods Lab,
KISD Köln International School of Design


↘︎ Select Exhibitions

2023:
  • ‘Unstoppable’,
    Stadt Galerie Sindelfingen, DE

2022:
  • Talk to me: Other Histories of Nature,
    Temporary Gallery, Köln, DE
  • At the Edge of Safehouse,
    Safehouse, London, UK

2021:
  • ‘Live Stock / Live Animals’,
    KHM Open, Cologne, DE

2020:
  • ‘OCTOPUS ENCOUNTERS: An Immersive Library of Octopus Aesthetics’,
    Glasmoog, Cologne, DE
  • ‘Perron Art Price’,
    Stadt Galerie Frankenthal, DE

2019:
  • ‘Goodbye  Cruel  World,  it’s  Over’,
    Weltkunstzimmer Düsseldorf
  • ‘Animal Ludens’,
    Next-Level Festival for Games,
    Zollverein Essen, DE
  • ‘Practices of Approximation’,
    Temporary Gallery, Cologne, DE 
  • ‘RUNDGANG’,
    Academy of Media Arts Cologne, DE 
  • ‘we, animals:  multispecies narrations’,
    MEINBLAU Berlin, DE 

↘︎ Education 
     
2021–2022:
MA Art and Ecology (Distinction),
Goldsmiths, University of London

2016–2021:
MFA Media and Fine Art (Distinction),
Academy of Media Arts Cologne

2019:
ERASMUS Cross-Disciplinary Strategies,
University of Applied Arts Vienna

2014–2015:
BA Visual Communication
HfG Schwäbisch Gmünd



↘︎ Publications

Dreier, Pascal Marcel, and Claudia Paganini. Eco Art als Ego Art? [Spiritualität zwischen Egoismus und Engagement], in: Datterl, Monika / Guggenberger, Wilhelm / Paganini, Claudia (eds.): Wofür es sich zu leben lohnt. Zum Verhältnis von Ethik und Spiritualität (theologische trends 32). Innsbruck: Theologische Fakultät 2022, S. 113-129.

Dreier, Pascal Marcel. Closure of Openings, in: Jessica Ullrich, Frederike Middelhoff (eds.): Tierstudien Tiere und Migration [Animal Studies: Animals and Migration] 19/2021. Berlin, Neofelis, 2021.

Dreier, Pascal Marcel, and Thomas Hawranke. Capturing the Wild: Virtuelle Pferde im Computerspiel Red Dead Redemption 2 [Capturing the Wild: Virtual Horses in the Computer Game Red Dead Redemption 2], in: Jessica Ullrich, and Stefan Rieger (eds.): Tierstudien Tiere und/als Medien [Animal Studies: Animals and/as Media] 18/2020. Berlin, Neofelis, 2020.

Blöß, Janine, Ute Hörner, and Mathias Antlfinger (eds.) Goodbye Cruel World, It’s Over. Erdlings-
geschichten. Verlag der KHM, 2020.