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MICHAEL MERKEL - BIOGRAFIE

MICHAEL MERKEL

BIOGRAPHY

born 1987 in Dresden
lives and works in Dresden

seit 2018
Staff member GEH8 Kunstraum und Ateliers e. V., Dresden

2016
Foundaton of ARTISAN - Agency for Art and Curating

2013–18
Study of Arts, Bauhaus-University Weimar
Member of marke.6, exhibition space at Bauhaus-University Weimar

2012–13
Study of Fine Arts, Academy of Fine Arts Eugeniusz Geppert in Wrocław, Poland

2010–14
Vocational schools, Odenwaldkreis, Michelstadt
German studies, cultural studies and art history (B. A.), Technical University Dresden and University of Wrocław, Poland

2007–10
Apprenticeship in wood sculpting, Berufliche Schulen des Odenwaldkreises, Michelstadt

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

2018
Kreativfonds der Bauhaus - Universität Weimar for the project GRAND OUVERT: Bauhaus Photography at its finest

2017
Nomination for the 23rd national award for art students (Bundespreis für Kunststudierende)
GRAFE-Kreativpreis for the work doloris mysteria und Tore aus dem Abseits

2016
GRAFE-Kreativpreis for the work Im Cynwald

since 2016
Grant from Cusanuswerk

2015
Kreativfonds Bauhaus-University Weimar for the project Im Cynwald

2014
Kreativfonds Bauhaus-University Weimar for the project Was bleibt? Ein Versuch zur Gegenwart
Bauhaus-Essentials award for the work ohne Titel (Arbeitsplatz)