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CV/Lebenslauf

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K_Wechslberger_Professional ArtistCV2018_German

K_Wechslberger_Professional ArtistCV2018_English

 

Lebenslauf/CV – Kunst

Kirsten Caroline Wechslberger

PERSOENLICHE      ANGABEN

Handy/Cell:                 +0049 1782963193

E-mail:                        kirsten.wechslberger@gmail.com

Webpage:                    https://kirstenwechslberger.wordpress.com

Geburtsort:                  Swakopmund, Namibia

Geburtsdatum:            18.12.1980

AUSBILDUNGSWEG

2001-2005  University of Namibia  Bachelor of Arts (13 Bart)                                                 

Major:              Two-Dimensional Studies (Malerei, Zeichnung, Druckgrafik)

Major:              Englisch Literatur

Minor:              Art for Advertising

 

GRUPPENAUSSTELLUNGEN (AUSWAHL)/GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018     ‚(NO)BORDERS ‘, Galerie Kunstpunkt, Berlin, Germany

2018     ‚Voices of 50 Artists ‘, Yarta Purtly Gallery, Port Augusta, Australia

2018     ‚It’s Raining Cats and Dogs‘, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

2016     ‚Inbetween‘, Gallerie Mp43, Berlin, Deutschland

2016     ‘Topflappen’ Project Space Festival Berlin, Gallerie Mp43, Berlin, Deutschland

2016     ‘Stamp Alive’ Group Exhibition, Gallerie Mp43, Berlin, Deutschland

2016     ‘Just’ Group Exhibition, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

2016     ‘The Dunes – AdHoc Exhibition’, Omba Gallery, Windhoek, Namibia

2015     ‘The Dunes Land Art Project’, Penduka, Goreangab Dam, Windhoek, Namibia

2015     ‘Tulipamwe International Artist Workshop’, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

2015     Duo Exhibition with Meg Wilson, ‘Back and Forth, Nexus Gallery, Adelaide, Australia

2014     ‘Life on the Edge’, Arid Lands Festival, Port Augusta, Australia

2014     ‘Bank Windhoek Triennale’, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

2014     ‘Sculptures in Public Places’, Franco Namibian Cultural Centre, Windhoek, Namibia

2013    Duo exhibition with Niina Turtola, ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

2012     ‘Women Artists Namibia’, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek

2006    Visual Artists Namibia Exhibition, John Muafangejo Art Centre, Windhoek, Namibia

2004    Group Exhibition, L’ecole des Beaux Arts, Marseille, France

1998     International Paint Pals, ‘A Drug Free World: We Can Do It’& ‘Peace, Goodwill, & Friendship through Sport & Recreation’ Exhibition, New York, USA

 

EINZELAUSSTELLUNGEN/SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017     Sustainable Art Installation, ‘Minaminals I, Gut Hellersdorf, Prinzessinengärten, Berlin, Germany

2015     Multi-Media Exhibition, ‘Navigating the Maze’, Franco Namibian Cultural Centre, Windhoek, Namibia

2014     Paper Installation, ‘Like’, (assignment) Goethe Centre (boundary wall), Windhoek, Namibia

2013     Installation, ‘Close Connection’, (assignment) Arebbusch Travel Lodge, Windhoek, Namibia

2012     Multi-Media Installation, ‘The Road Less Travelled’, Goethe-Centre (courtyard), Windhoek, Namibia

2012     Paper Installation, ‘Muse’, Goethe Centre (entrance), Windhoek, Namibia

2012     Multi-Media Exhibition, ‘Conscious Connections’, Goethe Centre (auditorium), Windhoek, Namibia

2012     Paper Installation, ‘Change’, Goethe Centre (boundary wall), Windhoek, Namibia

PERFORMANCE

2017     ‘Demarginalize’, Trixiewiz e.V., Berlin, Germany

2017     ‘Demarginalize’,  InterKULTURelles Haus, Kulturellen Wochen, Berlin, Germany

2016     ‘Conscious Connection’, Projektraum mp43, Berlin, Germany

2016     ‘I Visualize’, Gallery Projektraum mp43, Berlin, Germany

2016     ‘Demarginalize’, Sonntags Club, Berlin, Deutschland

2016     ‘Comment, Remark, Notice’, Independence Avenue, Windhoek, Namibia

2015     ‘Archived Memories’, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

2015     ‘Back and Forth’, Nexus Gallery, Adelaide, Australia

2015     ‘Shaping Identity, Franco Namibian Cultural Centre, Windhoek, Namibia

2012     ‘Label’, Maerua Mall Shopping Mall, Windhoek, Namibia

2012     ‘Label’, Old Breweries Craft Market, Windhoek, Namibia

2012     ‘Conscious Connection’, interactive performance, Goethe Centre Auditorium, Windhoek, Namibia

2012     ‘Connections’, interactive performance, Goethe Centre Auditorium, Windhoek, Namibia

 

STIPENDIEN

 

2015     Artist residency, Tulipamwe International Artist Residency, Gobabeb, Namibia

2015     Artist residency, Art South South Trust, Whyalla, Australia

2015     Artist residency, Nexus Centre, Adelaide, Australia

2014     Artist residency, Cultural Centre, Port Augusta, Australia

2014     Artist residency, Tanderra Craft Village, Whyalla, Australia

2012     Artist residency, RAVY Festival, Yaounde, Cameroon

2013     Artist residency, Johannesburg Art Fair, Johannesburg, South Africa

2004    Artist residency and exhibition, L’ecole de Beaux Arts, Marseille, France

 

PUBLIKATIONEN

Kataloge

 

‘Imago Mundi –Namibia’, Italy, 2014

‘Bank Windhoek Triennale 2014’, Windhoek, Namibia, 2014

‘Land Matters in Art, Our Land, our Heritage, our Pride’, Windhoek, Namibia, 2012

‘Visual Artists Namibia Catalogue’, Windhoek, Namibia, 2007, 2009, 2011

 

INTERNATIONALE AUSZEICHNUNGEN/AWARDS

 

2014                 Bank Windhoek Triennale, 2nd Prize New Media, National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

2014                 Life on the Edge, Arid Lands Sculptural Festival, 1st Prize, Port Augusta Cultural Centre, Port Augusta, Australia

ӦFFENTLICHE UND PRIVATE SAMMLUNGEN/COLLECTIONS

  • National Art Gallery of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia
  • Goethe Institute, Windhoek, Namibia
  • European Union House Windhoek, Namibia
  • Art South South Trust, Whyalla, Australia
  • Private collections in Namibia, Germany and Australia

 

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