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Sarah Degenhardt

lives and works in Karlsruhe and the Allgäu (Germany)

2019/2020 Masterclass of Prof. Leni Hoffmann
02/2019 Diplome degree Fine Arts (painting/graphic), State Academy of Fine Arts, Karlsruhe (DE); Meisterschüler-entitlement
2018 Internship at „Harbinger“, artist-run project space & books in the
back in Reykjavík, Iceland
2017/2018 Exchange semester at École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux
Arts de Paris (FRA), with Bernard Piffaretti/ Silvie Fanchon/ Dominique Figarella
2016-2019 Editorial staff member of the publication project „Staubhaus“
2015 Exchange semester at École Supérieure d’Art La Réunion (FRA)
2015 - 2019 Studies of Fine Arts (Malerei/Grafik) at State Academy of Fine Arts,
Karlsruhe (DE) with Prof. Silvia Bächli, Markus Vater and Prof. Leni Hoffmann
2011 General higher education entrance qualification (A-levels)


Grants Residencies Prizes

2021 art3, Valence, work grant, art fonds Baden-Württemberg, in collaboration with Région Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Institut Français Stuttgart
2021 X-Treme Women Art Prize (3. prize)
2021 Village is the new City, work grant BARAC, Mannheim
2020 Graduate‘s grant of the federal state of Baden–Württemberg
2019 SÍM-residency, Reykjavík, Iceland
2017/18 Scholarship of DFJW/OFAJ
2016 Residency Künstlerstadt Kalbe
2015, 2017, 2018 ERASMUS+ scholarships

Exhibitions (sel.)

12/2021 OCUPA festival, GNRATION, Braga (PT)
11/2021 Down by the River, Delphi, Freiburg (DE)
09/2021 Neuland, Merck Areal, Ludwigsburg (DE), winner of the open call
09/2021 Seasons of Media Arts, curated by ZKM | Center for Arts and Media and the City of Karlsruhe, two works in the cityscape of Karlsruhe (DE)
06/2021 TOP 20, Meisterschüler:innen of AdBK Karlsruhe, Kunstverein Heilbronn (DE)
02/2021 Casarona, projections at night, ßpace, projectspace die Anstoß e.V., Karlsruhe (DE)
02/2021 A thin line, University Gallery SA KURA University of Arts in Aichi (JPN)

12/2020 City to City, UNESCO Cities of Media Arts, Art and Tech Days Košice (SK) (online)
09/2020 The Fragile Edge, Majolika Galerie, Karlsruhe (DE)
08/2020 Den Zeiten, Class of Leni Hoffmann, Sybelcentrum, Karlsruhe (DE)
07/2020 The Void, Furore Festival 2020, Ludwigsburg (DE) (online)
05/2020 Two Liquids, ßpace, Karlsruhe (DE)
03/2020 Motion Media Arts Center, Austin, TX (US) (postponed due to Covid-19)

12/2019 Spegilmynd, SÍM-gallery, Reykjavík (ISL)
04/2019 Karlsruher Künstlermesse, Regierungspräsidium, Karlsruhe (DE)
02/2019 Waterscapes (graduation show), Kunstakademie Karlsruhe (DE)

12/2018 Höhenluft 15.2, Kunstverein Wilhelmshöhe e.V., Ettlingen (DE)
09/2018 switch to art, Brückenhaus, Ulm (DE)
07/2018 Kanu Islands, Fabrikhalle Mornewegstr., Darmstadt (DE)
02/2018 Blue Room, Kalinowski-Raum, Kunstakademie Karlsruhe (DE)
01/2018 Le Flash, Beaux Arts, Paris (FRA)

09/2017 switch to art, Ulm (DE)
04/2017 Westsüd, Galerie Knecht und Burster, Karlsruhe (DE)
03/2017 1,63, Orgelfabrik, Karlsruhe Durlach (DE)

04/2016 Kunsthoch 46, Burg Galerie im Volkspark, Halle (Saale) (DE)
03/2016 zwetschgenernte, Kunstakademie Karlsruhe (DE)
01/2016 Off-Space gallery weekend, Why Yes, Karlsruhe (DE)