Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2021

Jul, Aug, Sep

Robin Stretz | Visual Artist

Robin Stretz
Robin Stretz

Robin Stretz, born 1996 in Pirmasens, lives and works in Frankfurt am Main.

Robin Stretz studied fine arts at the Kunsthochschule Mainz and at the Städelschule in Frankfurt am Main.  

Stretz works mainly with films and installations. His work negotiates films as objects and their potential to document, collage, and rearrange things without claiming to be truthful or universal in order to find poetic connections and develop a life of their own.

Most of his works have their starting point on the edge of film, art or (popular) culture; smaller, seemingly unimportant stories and rumors.

Robin Stretz is Villa Aurora Fellow of the Berlin Senate Department for Culture and Europe.

 

Solo Exhibitions (Selection)

2020 | In Anticipation of a Night, Filiale, Frankfurt am Main

2019 | Life is Good, In the Anaheim Loop, Joanne, Frankfurt am Main

2018 | In brine, with Frieder Haller, INOX, Kopenhagen, Denmark

 

Group Exhibitions (Selection)

2019 | Lash 23, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden

2019 | 1917-2017, HGB Galerie, Leipzig

2019 | Under the sun, over the moon and down to earth, Tor Art Space, Frankfurt am Main

2019 | Twelfth Night or What You Will, Coyote, Stockholm, Sweden

2018 | The Passion Pit Theater, Kunst- und Kulturstiftung Opelvillen, Rüsselsheim

2018 | Strangers on a Train II, Internationales Filmfestival Oberhausen

2018 | Festival der jungen Talente, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt am Main

2017 | Let´s see where were we? In the pit of despair, De Ateliers, Amsterdam, Netherlands

2017 | Strangers on a Train, Kunsthalle Mainz, Mainz

 

Grants

Since 2018 | Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

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