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Stefan Demming

born 1973 in Westphalia, Gemany, lives and works in Berlin and Südlohn

1999 Diploma in art and history, university of Bremen (D)

1999-2007 Studies of Fine Art at the studio for time based arts at the university of the arts, Bremen

2002-2003 works at V2_institute for the unstable media, Rotterdam (NL)

2005 studies at the Ecole supérieure des beaux arts de Marseille (F)

since 2007 works in video, installation and public interventions

Awards / scholarships

2014 – 2017 RKP-funding for „Lebendig Platt“ and „Luurn bi de Buern“

2013 Stipend KunstKommunikation, Kunsthaus Kloster Gravenhorst

2013 Visiting Artist, University of Alberta Edmonton (Canada)

2013 DA Kunsthaus Kloster Gravenhorst

2011 Residency „Apollo 13“ at the Künstlerdorf Schöppingen

2010 Euregio-grant for „The smallest show on earth 2“

2007 DAAD-grant for „The greatest show on earth 2“

2004 Scholarship of the Cusanuswerk

projectgrant from CBK und RKS Rotterdam

2003 Video art award, of the Filmbüro Bremen

2002 OLB-media art award, EMAF Osnabrück

2001 Bremen young artists’ prize for fine arts

2000 German video-installation-prize

solo exhibitions

2016 A Marzahn Opera, Galerie M, Berlin-Marzahn

2015 A wild apple tree, Rijksmuseum Twente Enschede (NL, duo with D. Schlüter)

Updated landscapes, Hochparterre Berlin

2014 DKSDW2 within KIÖR Steiermark, public space Judenburg (AT)

Instant Parc #2, public space Hermannplatz Berlin

2013 Eleg, DC3 art projects, Edmonton, (CA)

Plantation, Kunsthaus Kloster Gravenhorst

2012 The Space Space, Galerie im Turm, Berlin

The smallest show on earth 2 travels to Kassel, Berlin and 4 more places

2011 The seesaw chamber – scenarios of the sea, Kunstverein Cuxhaven

2010 The smallest show on earth 2 , Galerie Mitte, Bremen

2009 Stattlandschaft, Kunstraum Tosterglope

2008 The end of the world 2, Galerie 149, Bremerhaven

2007 The Edge of the city, Casa del Lago, Mexico City (Mx)

2005 Visitors of the strawheart (Duo with L. IJsendoorn), Galerie im Park, Bremen

2004 The half-truth, Städtische Galerie im Buntentor, Bremen

2003 Videokunstförderpreis, Neues Museum Weserburg Bremen

group shows (selection)

2017 A Kitchen Debate, Jan van Eyck academy, Maastricht (NL)

Zeig Dich!, http://mikropart.rz.tu-bs.de/dmdocuments/cialis.html Zwinglikirche Berlin

2016 Altes Stroh zu neuem Gold, Kubai, Bocholt

Lichtkunst, Künstlerdorf Schöppingen

If not where, Südpitzvilla, Hamburg

2015 Luurn bi de Buern, Kloster Bentlage, Rheine

MAFF, Almelo (NL)

2014 Durch die Blume, Museum Bellerive, Zürich (CH)

2013 Tourist Information Center, Gallerie Crystal Ball Berlin

LichtundVideokunstfestival, Shedhalle Tübingen

Same (Difference), Kunstkammer Schlieren (Ch)

Videorover, NURTUREart Brooklyn, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans (US)

2012 Licht, Darmstädter Sezession

artmuse, Industriemuseum TextilWerk Bocholt

2011 Follow the broken, Kreuzberg Pavillon Neukölln, Berlin

2010 Der offene Garten, Städtische Galerie Nordhorn

EuropeanMediaArtFestival, Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabrück

Looking at the stars, Riga art-space, Riga (Lt)

Paula-Modersohn-Becker-Kunstpreis, Kunsthalle Worpswede

2009 Contested Ground, Projectspace 176, London (Uk);

Unantastbar, Kulturkirche Stephani Bremen

Spring! Güterbahnhof Bremen

Neuenburger Medienkunstwoche, Zetel

2008 Bitte schön!, Exhibition hall for contemporary art Münster;

Light garden, NOASS / public space, Riga (Lt)

European Media Art Festival, Osnabrück

Mulhouse 008, Mulhouse (F)

2007 KunststudentInnen stellen aus, Kunst- und Ausstellunghalle der BRD, Bonn

Weltuntergang, Galerie Crystal Ball, Berlin

Sammlung 16, Städtische Galerie, Bremen

2006 Stadt-Rand-Fluß, Lothringer 13, München

Die beste Methode einen Löwen zu erlegen, Kunsthalle Bremen

Herbstausstellung, Kunstverein Hannover

2005 Baltic drift (GAK-Satellit): Waterpieces, Riga (Lt), Galerija Akademia,Vilnius (Li)

Nordwest-Kunst, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven

2004 Screen Spirit, Städtische Galerie Bremen

2003 l’art video, l’art interactief, Villa des arts, Casablanca (Marocco)

2001 Kunstverein Köln-Hürth, KV Wiesbaden, Neues Museum Weimar (show:)

2000 German Video-Installation-Award, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl

teaching

2014 class for cooperative strategies, academy of fine arts, Münster (workshop)

video & intermedial artistic practise, University of Bremen

„Anders Geteilt“, TU Wien (AT, lecture)

2013 Visiting Artist & Tutor, Department of Art and Design, University of Alberta, Edmonton (CAN)

projects

2016 – 2017 Lebendig Platt, vidos in low-german, in villages and on the internet

2014 – 2016 Luurn bi de Buern, on agriculture, in situ at 6 farms

2013 – 2014 Plantage– inflatable installations, Premiere: DA Kunsthaus Kloster Gravenhorst

2010 – 2014 The smallest show on earth 2, a travelling show on circus

2005–2008 LowResolutionCinema – light based installations, Riga, Hannover, Bremen, Bonn