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The Oval Language is an autonomous art project. Created by Frank Berendt and Klaus-Peter John in 1987 they have worked and collaborated with a wide variety of artists such as performers and bands. Former members at various times throughout the years also included Silke Thal, Nicolai Angelov, Peter Schüler, Wolfgang Putz, Daniel Schörnig, Katja John, Michael Barthel and heiko.

Over the years The Oval Language took part in a number of exhibitions, happenings/performances and created various installations.


Below a few selected samples:

Voice performance April 7th 2013, Kunstraum Michael Barthel, Leipzig.

Oval Observations

Photo and sound installation 'Antarktis'


Current exhibitions and other events here.