Born in Wiesbaden in 1965.

Lives and works in Köln and Prato, Italy

 

Education

1985 Egyptology, Archeology, Classics and History at the University of Bonn

1986 Art Education and German studies at the University of Mainz

1993 First teaching examination for the Gymnasium

1994 Fine Art studies with Jannis Kounellis at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf

1996 Master student with Jannis Kounellis

 

Grants and Awards

2018

grant award, The Shifting Foundation, California

2016

Premio Pino Pascali Award, Fondazione Museo Pino Pascali, Polignano a Mare

XXV edizione Premio Nazionale Arti Visive Città di Gallarate

Arte: Sostantivo Femminile, GNAM Galleria Nazionale di Arte Moderna e

Contemporanea di Roma

2009

Residency CCA Andratx, Mallorca

2006

Kunststiftung NRW scholarship recipient, Art Foundation North Rhine-Westphalia

2002

Warhol Grant, Headlands Center for the Arts, San Francisco

2001

Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler Foundation prize recipient, Rockenhausen

2000

DAAD grant recipient for travel in India

Cité Internationale des Arts grant and studio recipient, Paris

1997

Vordemberge-Gildewart Foundation grant recipient, Museum Wiesbaden

1996

University of Mainz grant recipient

Rhineland-Palatinate federal grant recipient

1995

Heinrich Böll Foundation study grant recipient

1993

City of Mainz study grant for the Summer Academy in Salzburg

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2019

Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens

Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice/Turin

12 prints, Taguchi Fine Art, Tokyo

Galerie Werner Klein, Köln

 

2018

attrazione, Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden / Cragg Foundation, Wuppertal

diffuse, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York

 

2017

nodi e snodi, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea Chambres d’Art, Turin

opus, Wooson Gallery, Daegu, South Korea

crescendo, Taguchi Fine Art, Tokyo

 

2016

Premio Pino Pascali 2016, Fondazione Museo Pino Pascali, Polignano a Mare

Densen – Disperse, Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens, Spilsby, Lincolnshire UK

Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel/Muttenz

Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Brussels (with Mario Airò)

2015 displuvio, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York

lined, Taguchi Fine Art, Tokyo

encircling the orbit, Vangi Sculpture Garden Museum, Shizuoka, Japan

Galerie Werner Klein, Köln

 

2014

Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens

Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice/Turin

permeabile, Kunst- und Kulturstiftung Opelvillen Rüsselsheim

línies contínues, Blueproject Foundacion, Barcelona

 

2013

Jason McCoy Gallery, New York

Taguchi Fine Art, Tokyo

 

2012

Jason McCoy Gallery, New York

 

2011

vertikal, Galerie Werner Klein, Köln

HerderRaum für Kunst, Köln

 

2010

dilatare lo spazio, Galleria Oredaria, Rome

dividere il vuoto, Villa e Collezione Panza, Varese

 

2009

sortint de l’embull, Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró, Palma de Mallorca

 

2008

Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala, Milan

 

2007

CDAN Centro di Arte y Naturaleza, Huesca

Gallery A-quad, Takenaka Corporation, Tokyo

 

2006

sculture, PIAC Piattaforma Internazionale Arte Contemporanea, Ragusa

 

2005

Heidelberger Kunstverein

Kunstverein Ludwigshafen

Kunstverein Arnsberg

Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala, Milan

 

2004

Galerie Werner Klein, Köln

Studio Stefania Miscetti, Rome

Tendersi dentro – stretching towards the inside, Fattoria di Celle,

Gori Collection, Pistoia

 

2003

Salone Villa Romana, Florence

Hancock Museum, Newcastle, project by Locus+

Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala, Milan

Wie die Dinge den Raum berühren, Kunstmuseum Bonn

Christiane Löhr / Sofi Zezmer, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden

 

2002

Kunstverein Münsterland, Coesfeld

 

2001

Un lavoro: un’opera, un’istallazione di Christiane Löhr una poesia di Nico Orengo, già

VIA NUOVA per l’Arte contemporanea, Florence

 

2000

artothek, Köln

Camera Oscura, San Casciano dei Bagni

 

1999

Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala, Milan

Galerie Hafemann, Wiesbaden

Forum Kunst, Rottweil

 

1998

Objekte, Studentisches Kulturzentrum, Belgrade

 

1997

Das Übergewicht des Kleinen, Mittelrhein-Museum Koblenz

Objekt und Zeichnung, Kunstverein Trier

 

1996

Objekte und Installationen, Galerie Brückenturm, Mainz

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2019

Group Show, Bernier/ Eliades Gallery, Athens

 

2018

Sexy & Cool. Minimal goes emotional, Kunsthalle Tübingen, Tübingen

Formen der Natur: Pure Nature Art, Museum Villa Rot, Burgrieden-Rot

Rainbow, Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice/Turin

 

2017

Pure Nature Art. Naturmaterialien in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Museum Kunst der

Westküste, Föhr

Ausstellungshaus Daniel Spoerri, Hadersdorf, Austria

De Nature en Sculpture, Fondation Villa Datris, L’Isle-sur-la Sorge

Metamorfosi. Uno sguardo alla scultura contemporanea, Museo d’Arte Mendrisio,

Mendrisio

La materia della forma. Collezione Panza di Biumo, MART Museo di Arte Moderna e

Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto

Linie Line Linea, Contemporary drawing, ifa (institut for foreign affairs) in

coorperation with the German Ambassy, Hanoi, Vietnam

Chaosmos 5: To View a World within a Grain of Sand, Sakura City Museum of Art,

Sakura

Natur(en), Neuer Kunstverein Giessen

Entangled. Threads and Making. Turner Contemporary, Margate

 

2016

altri tempi, altri miti – 16a Quadriennale d’arte, Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome

hopes of paradise, Galerie m, Bochum

urban mining / rigenerazioni urbane, XXV. Edition National Award Visual Arts,

Museo MAGA, Gallarate

Linie Line Linea, Adam Art Gallery Te Pataka Toi, Wellington, New Zealand

works on paper, Taguchi Fine Art, Tokyo

 

2015

The Human Condition, National Centre for Contemporary Arts NCCA, Moscow

Au rendez-vous des amis, Fondazione Palazzo Albizzini Collezione Burri,

Città di Castello

Ich bin eine Pflanze. Naturprozesse in der Kunst, Kunstmuseum Ravensburg

in situ, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York

SpaceLiner, ARTER Sanat için Alan-Space for Art, Istanbul

 

2014

lifescape, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo

6. Biennale der Zeichnung, Kunstverein Eislingen

about sculpture #2, Galerie Rolando Anselmi, Berlin

International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

 

2013

Tucci Russo Studio per l’Arte Contemporanea, Torre Pellice

Recent acquisitions, Morgan Library, New York

Autoritratti. Iscrizioni del femminile nell’arte italiana contemporanea, MAMbo Museo

d’Arte Moderna di Bologna

La magnifica ossessione, MART Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di

Trento e Rovereto

Linie Line Linea, Dibujo contemporáneo alemán, Centro de Arte Contemporáneo de

Quito, Ecuador / Museo de Arte del Banco de la República, Bogota / Museo Nacional de

Arte, La Paz, Bolivia

 

2012

RegardBenin, Biennale Benin, Imprimerie Nationale, Porto Novo

Drawing, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas

Tra natura e spirito, Centro San Fedele, Milan

Paper Space, Drawings by Sculptors, Inman Gallery, Houston

Paper band, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York

Die Eroberung der Wand. Nazarenerfresken im Blick der Gegenwart.

Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen

Alles Linie | Material und Zeichnung, Galerie Werner Klein, Köln

 

2011

Schnittstelle | Muster, Gesellschaft für Kunst und Gestaltung, Bonn

Spaceship earth, Centre of Contemporary Art in Torun, Poland

Linie Line Linea, Dibujo contemporáneo alemán, Centro Cultural Caja Real de

Universidad Autonoma, San Luis Potosì, Mexico / Instituto Cultural Cabañas,

Guadalajara, Mexico / Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales, Montevideo

 

2010

Galaxy & Cosmos, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York

Raum der Stille, Shi Fang Fine Art, Düsseldorf

Terre vulnerabili, HangarBicocca, Milan

Trasparenze, MACRO Future, Rome, MADRE, Naples

paperwork, Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Frankfurt

Dead or Alive, Museum of Arts and Design, New York

State of Mind, Panza Collection, Lucca Center of Contemporary Art

The Environment and the Future, Women and Art Biennal, Sharjah Art Museum,

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Linie Line Linea, Contemporary Drawing, Kunstmuseum Bonn

Miradas singulares. Voces plurales, Palacio Provincial de le Diputacion de Cadiz

 

2009

Ferne Nähe, Kunstmuseum Bonn

green platform, CCCS Centro di Cultura Contemporanea Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi,

Florence

Patterns In Nature, Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Frankfurt

Patterns in Nature, Städtische Galerie Neunkirchen

 

2008

Incantamenti, il MAN all’isola delle storie, Gavoi

micro-narratives, Museé d’Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne

pay attention please, 26cc, Rome

 

2007

Stipendiatinnen und Stipendiaten der Stiftung Vordemberge-Gildewart, Museum

Wiesbaden

statement, Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Frankfurt

Sommer, Sonne, Mond und Sterne, Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Mannheim

Arte in Memoria 4, Ostia Antica/Rome

 

2006

Einblicke IV, Arbeiten auf Papier, Galerie Witzel, Wiesbaden

Uscita Pistoia, Pistoia

XII Biennale Internazionale di Scultura, Carrara

Polemos.The work of Art: conflict and resolution, Forte di Gavi, Gavi

 

2005

Petits Fours, Comme ci Comme ça II, Köln

scultura leggera/light sculpture, 503 mulino, Vicenza

 

2004

Settlements, Cabinet des Dessins, Museé d’Art Moderne de Saint-Etienne

Métropole

Schöne Aussicht, Stiftung Schloss und Park Benrath

Ins Licht gerückt – Aus der Grafischen Sammlung, Kunstmuseum Bonn

 

2003

Grande segno cantato, Palazzo Ducale, Gubbio

Il racconto del filo. Cucito e ricamo nell’arte contemporanea, MART Museo di Arte

Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto

 

2002

Illumination, Marvelli Gallery, New York

Basics, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern

Continuità. Magnete/Magnet. Foreign artists in Tuscany in the second half of the

twentieth century, Fattoria di Celle, Gori Collection, Pistoia

Paradiso perduto / Paradise lost, Palazzo dell’Arengo, Rimini

40 Jahre: Fluxus und die Folgen, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden

 

2001

49° Biennale di Venezia, Arsenale

L’Immagine, la parola, Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato

Real Presence, Belgrade

Camp, Leire, Denmark

 

1999

Fondazione Il Giardino di Daniel Spoerri, Seggiano, Italy

Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris

The Secret Life of Plants, Galerie Conrads, Düsseldorf

 

1998

Eingemacht, students of the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Frauenmuseum Bonn

 

1997

Galerie S, Aachen

15 + 15, Cultural Capital of Europe 1997, Thessaloniki

BASIS, Museum Insel Hombroich Raketenstation, Neuss

Klasse Kounellis, Museum der Modernen Kunst, Belgrade

Claus Brunsmann, Brigitte Dams, Ursula Habermacher, Bärbel Schulte

Kellinghaus, Christiane Löhr, Sandra Voets, Galleria Salvatore + Caroline Ala,

Milan

 

1996

FIELD, Künstlerforum, Bonn

Klasse Kounellis, Königliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Den Haag

Junge Rheinland-pfälzer Künstlerinnen und Künstler, Kunstverein Ludwigshafen,

Europäische Akademie Trier und Galerie Mennonitenkirche, Neuwied