Walter Xenia Ego grew up in a very small provincal village of Austria close to the danube. They enjoyed being taught catholic and proletarian ideas mixed with rough farmers habits. They escaped to the city of Vienna when he was older. Later they started to study art at the department of PsychoConceptualArtPractices because they had no permission for other universities. They finished some years ago. Never won a price, nor got any stipendia or fellowship, neither did a residency.
They have never been ouside of Europe nor could they refer to longer residencies in other countries. That they has no gallery must probably not be mentioned. They is doing therapy now. A fortuneteller is currently telling them that they think too much. Occasionally they appear in public but they prefer to disappear and wander in emptiness lost in time without time.
Walter Xenia Ego is many: Petz, Prof. Haselmayer, Papa, Pedrito, Peter Haselmayer, ...