Alice Könitz studied at the Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf and at CalArts. She has presented her work in numerous exhibitions including the 2008 Whitney Biennial (Whitney Museum of American Art, NY); the 2008 California Biennial (Joshua Tree/Orange County Museum of Art); “Half Square Half Crazy”, Villa Arson,(Nice, France), International Paper (UCLA Hammer Museum, LA) and the Tirana Biennial, (Tiranana, Albania). Her solo exhibitions were at Susanne Vielmetter Projects, Los Angeles and Berlin; The University Art Museum, CSU Long Beach; LAXArt; Hudson Franklin, New York; and LACE, Los Angeles, and Luis Campaña, (Cologne, Germany). Her work has been reviewed and published in Artforum, Frieze, Flash Art, Sculpture Magazine, Art and Text, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and other publications. In 2012 Könitz founded the Los Angeles Museum of Art, a platform for an organic institution that lives through participation.