Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2015


Christine Matzke | Visual Artist

Christine Matzke / © Privat
Christine Matzke / © Privat
born in Sangerhausen
Studies at the School of Art Giebichenstein hall in the art book art and graphic
Studies at the Art Academy of Bergen (Norway)
lives and works in Halle (Saale)

Artistic activities (selection)

2014 Guest Artist of the workshops for original artwork - hand press prints Dresden

2013 Guest Artist of the "artist's book VII" in the New Kunsthaus in

2010-2011 artistic order for the Paul-Riebeck Foundation Hall

2010 Lecturing for the graphic art of the photopolymer gravure at art school Giebichenstein participation in numerous

Exhibitions (selection)

2013 New Kunsthaus "The Artist's Book
VII, "Ahrens Hoop; Arts Foundation of Saxony-Anhalt, Halle

2012 Künstlerhaus Lukas, Ahrenshoop | 2011 Kunsthaus Mayen castle, Nordhausen

2010 Villa Kobe, Halle

2009 Gohliser castle, Leipzig

2008 Exhibition "perceptual" LIA (Leipzig International Art Programme)

2007-08 German-Danish Galerie, Berlin

2007 Gallery Johanssen, "Illustrative", University of
Arts Berlin

2006 Representation of Saxony-Anhalt, Brussels


Scholarships and Awards

2011 residency at the Künstlerhaus Lukas, Ahrenshoop; Nordhäuser graphics price of Ilsetraut-Glock-grave Foundation, Nordhausen; Arts and Culture Prize "re-flect," Stendal

2010 Scholarship of the Arts Foundation of Saxony-Anhalt

2005-2006 Erasmus Socrates scholarship