Biography

 

 

Born 1971, Braunschweig, Germany

2005-2017 New York

since 2017 Freiburg, Germany

 

Education

1992 Hochschule für bildende Künste Braunschweig, Germany, Painting/Drawing

1997 CA- University Kiel, Germany, Painting/Drawing, State Examination

2003 Muthesius Kunsthochschule, Kiel, Germany, Painting/Drawing, Diploma

 

One Person Exhibitions (Selection)

2019 Städtisches Museum Engen (C)

2017 Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY

2016 Susan Eley Fine Art, New York, NY

2009 Galerie Peter Borchardt, Hamburg, Germany  (C)

Rockland Center for the Arts, Nyack, New York

2007 Galerie Peter Borchardt, Hamburg, Germany

Kunstverein Wolfenbüttel, Germany

2006 Kunstverein Kunst & Co, Flensburg,

Germany

2005 weltbekannt e.V., Hamburg, Germany

Foyer für junge Kunst, Flensburg, Germany

2003 Galerie Wonneberger, Kiel, Germany

1999 Kunstraum Helle Zelle, Kiel, Germany

 

Group Exhibitions (Selection)

2019 Art Award I Kunstpreis  FBZ, Ruhr Universität Bochum

October 2019: Edition Longplay, “Encore”, Kunstraum Potsdam (C)

2018 Galerie Borchardt, Hamburg, with Bodo Korsig (C)

2017 West Village Gallery, Jersey City

2016 Susan Eley Fine Art, New York, NY

2015 Art Toronto, Susan Eley Fine Art, New York, Toronto, Canada

Edward Hopper House, Nyack, NY

Greanselandutsillingen 2015, Sonderborg, Danmark

2014 Art Miami Context,  Susan Eley Fine Arts New York,, Miami, Florida

Art SV San Francisco, Susan Eley Fine Arts New York, Silicon Valley, California

Edward Hopper House, Nyack, NY

Feature Future, Artist Anonymous, Feature Inc., New York

2013 Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY

Feature Inc., New York, NY

Edward Hopper House, Nyack, NY

2011 Feature Inc., New York, NY

2010 Velada Santa Lucia Santa Lucia Venezuela,

Shikaoi, Hokaido, Japan

Feature Inc., New York, NY

2008 ‚Art Zürich 08’, Galerie Peter Borchardt, Hamburg, Germany

Darmstädter Sezession, Darmstadt, Germany (C)

2007 Art Karlsruhe 07, Galerie Peter Borchardt, Hamburg, Germany

Kunstverein Linda, Hamburg, Germany

Art Zürich 07, Galerie Peter Borchardt, Hamburg, Germany

2006 Kunstverein Rügen, Putbus, Germany (C)

Artists Space, New York, NY

Art Cologne 06, Galerie Peter Borchardt, Hamburg, Germany

2005 Schleswig-Holsteinisches Künstlerhaus, Eckernförde, Germany

Kunstflecken – Preis, Papierfabrik, Neumünster, Germany

Gottfried Brockmann Preis, Stadtgalerie, Kiel, Germany (C)

2004 Schön weit weg von hier, Kulturreferat, Lüneburg, Germany

Landesschau Schleswig-Holstein, Ernst-Barlach-Museum, Wedel, Germany (C)

2003 Gottfried Brockmann Preis, Stadtgalerie, Kiel, Germany (C)

Kunstpreis Junger Westen, Kunsthalle, Recklinghausen, Germany (C)

2001 Produzentengalerie Prima Kunst, Kiel, Germany

Art agents Galerie, Hamburg, Germany

Kunst im Merkurhaus, Kiel, Germany

2000 Palazzo Picolomini, Pienza, Italy

C= Catalogue

 

2005 Scholarship of Schleswig-Holstein, Künstlerhaus Eckernförde, Germany

 

Public Collections

Monte Fiori Medical Center, New York, NY

Grais & Ellsworth LLP, New York, NY

Land Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Hypo Vereinsbank, Germany

 

 

Selected Bibliography:

2018 Christian Schüle: “Der Zeitgenosse”, Dr. Velten Wagner: “Magie der Nüchternheit”, Ausstellungskatalog “DASEIN”, Museum Engen; Rainer Haarmann: “Papier und Poesie”, Künstlerbuch “Vivian Kahra, Encore03” , Edition Longplay, Berlin

2009  Dr. Wolf Jahn: Vivian Kahra ‚Tempo Giusto‘ http://artnews.org/peterborchardt/?exi=21028

‘Tempo Giusto’, exhibition catalogue, Galerie Borchardt, Hamburg, Germany

‘Kritische Masse’, exhibition catalogue, Darmstaedter Sezession, Darmstadt, Germany

2007 Arne Rautenberg, exhibition text, Wann dauert ein Moment’, Kunstverein Wolfenbüttel, Germany

2006 ‚Freeze’, exhibition catalogue, Kunstverein Rügen,Putbus, Germany

Dr. Axel Feuss, exhibition text, ’Objects in mirror are closer than they appear’, Kunstverein Kunst & Co, Flensburg,

Germany

2005 ‚Gottfried Brockmann Preis’,  exhibition catalogue, Stadtgalerie, Kiel, Germany

Dr. Nina Jaenisch, exhibition text, ‚Woran wir glauben glauben wir’, Foyer für junge Kunst, Flensburg, Germany

2004 ‚‚Landesschau Schleswig-Holstein’, exhibition catalogue, Ernst-Barlach-Museum, Wedel, Germany

2003 Kunstpreis ‚Junger Westen’, exhibition catalogue, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Germany

‚Gottfried Brockmann Preis’, exhibition catalogue, Stadtgalerie, Kiel, Germany