EDUCATION

 

2018 Hunter College, New York City, USA

MFA Studio Art (Combined Media)

2010 – 2016 Academy of Fine Arts Munich, Germany

Painting and Graphics with Prof. Gerhard Merz and Prof. Gregor Hildebrandt

2016 Honored as Master Scholar (“Meisterschueler“) of Prof. Gregor Hildebrandt

2017 Diploma Fine Arts 2004 – 2010 University of Regensburg, Germany

2004 – 2010 Mathematics / Art Education (First State Examination)

2007 – 2009 Information Science / Fine Art and Esthetical Education (B.A.)

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS

 

2018

Close to Nico, Institut for modern Art, Nürnberg (upcoming)
Kombi 6, Bethanien, Berlin (upcoming)
Aufbruch, Mohrenstrasse 61, Berlin (upcoming)
Debutant Exhibition of the Artist Union Munich (BBK), Galerie der Kuenstler, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)
Kunst fuer Kinder (Public Art for Children), research project for Quivid – the Art in Public Space Program of the City of Munich, Germany
Wir schwimmen alle im gleichen Wasser, Pasinger Fabrik, Munich, Germany

2017
Jahresgaben, Kunstverein Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Salon der Gegenwart, Hamburg, Germany

Kitti & Joy feat. Marina, edel extra, Nuremberg, Germany

Another world is possible, Institut of Moderne Art, Zumikon, Nuremberg, Germany

Tacker, Galerie der Kuenstler, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Sea, Sex and Sun, Galerie Christine Mayer, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Reagens, Lothringer13 Halle, Munich, Germany

upstream!east, easy!upstream, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Encounter Counter, Karl-Marx-Ring 7, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Hello Babies, Diploma Show, Kantine and H-Series, Class of Gregor Hildebrandt, AdBK Munich, Germany

 

2016

Fortune Favors Future Jitti & Koy morph edition, artist book for 100 for 10, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Dance Dance Revolution, Hall of Mental Cultivation, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Zimmer frei, Hotel Mariandl, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

machinery, easy!upstream, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Schlechte Entscheidungen, Kunstarkaden, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Karl & Faber Grant 2016, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Junge Kunst, Kuenstlerhaus Marktoberdorf, Germany

Tender is the night, Gallery Christine Mayer, Munich, Germany

Annual Exhibition, Kunstverein Rosenheim, Germany

Kitti & Joy invite friends, Koesk, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Cosmic Latte, Gallery Isabelle Lesmeister, Regensburg, Germany

Otherland Support for Single, D 2015 (Bonny/Wissel), NAK, Aachen, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Somewhere it’s still last night, A.O2_49 – Studio Gregor Hildebrandt, AdBK Munich, Germany

 

2015

Recommended by, easy!upstream, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Jahrhundertgaben, Weltraum, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Forevermore, performative intervention, Kunstverein, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

1 life up, Kunsthalle, Regensburg, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Fookbair, alternative Bookfair, Frankfurt, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Train & Gain with Kitti & Joy, AkademieGalerie, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Kamp Kaya, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz, Austria (Kitti & Joy)

Annual Exhibition, Kunstverein Rosenheim, Germany

Stadt der Frauen - ein Kongress, State Opera Festival, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

Kerstin Braetsch with Mount Trailer, Kunstverein Arnsberg, Germany

Munich Contemporary Art, Aki Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

Home, Gallery MZ, Augsburg, Germany

Komoedie der Vereinfachungen, Kunstarkaden, Munich, Germany (Kitti & Joy)

 

2014

draussen im dunkel, Gallery Isabelle Lesmeister, Regensburg, Germany

home away from home, AkademieGalerie, Munich, Germany

Arte Laguna Prize (shortlisted), Finalist Exhibition, Nappe Arsenale, Venice, Italy

 

2013

Flora, Gallery Isabelle Lesmeister, Regensburg, Germany

Celeste Prize (shortlisted), Finalist Exhibition, Ex-Bibli Art Center, Rome, Italy

 

 

GRANTS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

 

Debutant Grant of the State of Bavaria, 2018 (Kitti & Joy)

2:1 Der Muenchner Preis fuer Kunst, SoNet e.V. Munich, 2017 (Kitti & Joy)

Project Grant Emilie Porzer’sche Foundation, 2017

Project Grant, Steiner Foundation, 2017

Studio funding program of the Bavarian State, 2016

Art Calendar, LFA Foerderbank, 2016/17

Master Scholar, 2016

Anniversary Scholarship, AdBK Munich, 2016 (Kitti & Joy)

Studio funding, Fondara Immobilien AG, Steiner Foundation and Akademieverein, 2016

Funding for Kitti & Joy invite friends, Akademieverein, Munich 2016 (Kitti & Joy)

Komoedie der Vereinfachung, LfA catalogue funding, 2015

Art Prize 13, Regensburg, 2013

 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

Municipal Gallery of the City of Regensburg, Leerer Beutel, Regensburg, Germany
Collection of Regensburg University, Germany