5. Arne Witt (artist info)

Training and business

2011

Opening of my studio `steampunkproduction´ in Moselkern/Germany

2010

Moving back to Germany and working as an artist in Germany and international

2007

Living and working as an artist in Ireland Wexford, Ireland

Class for Master of Art by Professor Urs Lüthi Kassel, Germany

2001 – 2006

Study of fine art in the class of Professor Urs Lüthi and Professor Bjørn Melhus University Kassel/academy of fine art Kassel    Kassel, Germany

1998

Assistant for bronze casting, Dave Poulin Studios, New York, USA

1997

Assistant for stone carving, Carving Studio Vermont, Vermont, USA

1996 – 2001

professional as a sculptor, Flensburg, Germany

1993 – 1996

education to a wood sculptor, sculptor-school Flensburg, Flensburg, Germany

1990 – 1993

education to a cabinet-maker, theatre Hannover, Hannover, Germany

09/12/1967

born, Bremen, Germany

Exhibitions and festivals

2014

“Schlaglichter der Kunst”, groupshow, Achtzig – Gallery, Berlin, Germany

“NOPRESSION”, groupshow, Kunstverein Kassel, Kassel, Germany

“Schwerpunkt Malerei”, groupshow, Achtzig – Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2013

“De Vils letzte Reise”, Online Comic,

http://www.steampunkproduction.wordpress.com

“Kunstmacher”, groupshow, castle Bad Bertrich, Germany

“70/35+-“, groupshow cityhall Mainz, Germany

2012

“12 Göttliche”, groupshow in Worms and Mainz, Germany

“milkmen”, 1-channel-videoprojection, Mainzer Videotage, window display, Mainz, Germany

2011

“BODENHALTUNG”, Group Show, Haus Metternich, Koblenz, Germany

“milkmen”, 1-channel-videoprojection, Contemporary Art Festival, Belfast, Northern Ireland

“GRENZGANG”, Group Show, BBK Gallery, Mainz, Germany

“GRENZGANG”, Group Show, KUNSTHAUS Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany

“Neu im BBK RLP”, Group Show, BBK-Gallery, Mainz, Germany

“ADD UP”, solo show, nag (project space of the Cross Gallery ), Dublin, Ireland

2010

“milkmen”, 1-channel-videoprojection, Wexford Independent Documentary Film Festival, Ireland

“con structure”, solo show, Ballina Arts Centre,  Ballina, Ireland

“con structure”, installation, Wexford Arts Centre,  Wexford, Ireland

“spring”, Lions Club group show, Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford, Ireland

2009

“horse power”, 1-channel-videoprojection, EIGSE Carlow Arts Festival, Carlow, Ireland

“missing link”, drawings, solo show, Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford, Ireland

2008

“when softness matters”, solo show, Art House Gallery Alghero, Alghero, Sardinia

“horse power”, 1-channel-videoprojection, Short Film Festival, Detmold, Germany

“horse power”, 1-channel-videoprojection, Film and Video Festival, Aarau, Switzerland

FAF showcase evening 5 with different video and photo works, Dublin, Ireland

“Missing Link and Survey”, two video blocks on monitor, Post for Kyrgyzstan,

Group exhibition in the Kyrgyz National Museum of Fine Art, Bishkek, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

“soapboxcar”, 1-channel-videoprojection, 24 hours non stop art show, Wexford Arts Centre, Wexford, Ireland

2007

“Missing Link”, photo and internet page, group show, d21 – Salon 2007    Leipzig, Germany

“Survey”, Installation, Satellit – Space for young art, Gallery Anita Beckers                Frankfurt, Germany

“Praetopia-Station”, installation with Olaf Kramzik, Gallery Stellwerk /Kulturbahnhof Kassel, Kassel, Germany

“Brackwasser”, 1-channel-videoprojection, Dependence of HBK Saar world cultural heritage Völklinger Hütte     Saarbruecken, Germany

“Brackwasser”, 1-channel-videoprojection, video festival 20. Filmwinter Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

2006

“child’s play #1”, 1-channel-videoprojection and object, “Jean Paul Marat”,

photo and object, festival of contemporary art sofia,  Sofia, Bulgaria

“Brackwasser”, 1-channel-videoprojection, documentary- and video festival Kassel,  Kassel, Germany

“child’s play #1”, 1-channel-videoprojection and object, “Jean Paul Marat”, photo und object, festival of contemporary art varna,Varna, Bulgaria

2005

group show in Moscow, International Exhibition, Art Foundation ncca Moscow, Russia

“privacy”, screening of class the Bjørn Melhus”, Biennale of Istanbul                Istanbul/ Turkey

“Hera”, 1-channel-video and object, video festival, EMAF Osnabrück            Osnabrück, Germany

“Hera”, 1-channel-video and object, Art Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany

“Intervention-Greenhouse”, Installation, Regional Council Kassel, Kassel, Germany

Awards

2009     Wexford County Council Artist Bursary Award Scheme 2009

2006     grand from the state office Hessische Filmförderung for my final exam work “Brackwasser/Steam Punk #7”, 1-channal-videoprojection

2005     “award of the University Kassel/academy of fine art Kassel” from the Bank “Sparkassenstiftung” Kassel

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