© Céline Berger, 2021

*1973, Saint martin d'Hères, France
Works and lives in Cologne, DE and Rotterdam, NL

RESIDENCIES & AWARD

2019Residency, cibernetica si economie, Victoria, RO
Zu Gast bei Urbane Künste Ruhr, Bochum, DE
2018Serlachius residency, FI
Residency VISIT, Innogy Stiftung, DE
2012-13Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten / Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, NL
2012Nam June Paik Award 2012: new comer prize, Arts Foundation of North Rhine-Westphalia, DE

FELLOWSHIPS & STIPENDS

2020Project subvention, "Limited, unlimited: time for a turning point?", Foundation for the arts NRW,DE
2018Project subvention, Andrea von Braun Stiftung, DE
Project subvention, Pauwhof fund, NL
2015Film Subvention, Foundation for film and Media, North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
Grant for women media artists, Ministry of Culture, North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
Project grant, Arts Foundation of North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
2014Project grant, Arts Foundation of North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
2012Stipend of the Andrea von Braun Stiftung, DE
Arcadis Fellowship, NL
Project grant, Amsterdam Fonds voor de Kunst, NL

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020Ein ganz schlechter Zeitpunkt, innogy Headquarters, Essen, DE
2019Kein dritter Mann, Offshore Windpark Nordsee Ost, Innogy, Helgoland, DE
2018Tanec v kruhu, Karlin Studios, Festival Fotograf, Prague, CZ
Stellenweise Glatteis, (with Nina Adelajda Olczak), TYSON, Cologne, DE
2017Low hanging fruit, (with Stefan Hoffmann), Het Plafond, Rotterdam, NL
Futures, Division of Labour, London, UK
2015Fancy Works, Division of Labour, Art Rotterdam, NL
2013Best practices, Work hard/Play hard, Beursschouwburg, Brussels, BE
2012Unfreie Bearbeitungen, OVB-building, Cologne, DE

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020 Degree show, KIT, Duesseldorf, DE
2019 Cibernetica si economie, Pencil Factory, Cluj, Ro
Köln um halb acht, Temporary Gallery, Köln, DE
P is for Portrait, Division of Labour, Worcester, UK
2018The Self and the Promise, Festival Fotograf, Prague, CZ
Apparel, Paradise Works, Manchester, UK
The precious clay, Museum of royal Worcester, Worcester, UK
Who cares, Gasworks / Resonance fm, London, UK
2017Arte-e-parte presenta (prima edizione), Curated by Susanna Schoenberg, Cinema Beltrade, Milano, IT
Eigentijds vervlochten met MIJ, Museum Ijsselstein, NL
2016Your face has no function to me, Division of Labour, London, UK
After, Division of Labour, London, UK
Vom Wert der Kunst als Wert der Arbeit, Weltkunstzimmer, Düsseldorf, DE
Art Souterrain & Nuit Blanche, Joyce Yahouda Gallery, Montreal, CA
2015Division of Labour, Worcester, UK
2014Nam June Paik Award 2014, Haus Lange, Kunstmuseen Krefeld, DE
Köln um Halb Acht, Temporary Gallery, Cologne, DE
I would prefer not to, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, NL
Homage to January, Division of Labour, Worcester City Gallery, UK
Ways of working, according to an office desk, The Office for Curating, Upominki, Rotterdam, NL
2013RijksakademieOPEN, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL
The 2nd NED JAMES FESTIVAL OF WOMEN'S WERK, Division of Labour, Worcester city gallery, UK
United We Organize, Symposium, Stroom, Den Haag, NL
Atlas 2013, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, DE
2012RijksakademieOPEN, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL
Superpositions, UCLA New Wight Biennial 2012, Los Angeles, US
Densification, KHM Exhibition, Art Cologne, DE
2011Transformations, Echoraum, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, DE
Public, Private, Corporate, EG-Null Raum für junge Kunst, Generali, Cologne, DE
Echo 3, Echoraum, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, DE
2010Eine andere Ebene, RWE tower gallery, Dortmund, DE
Mind and Matter, Paraflows, Künstlerhaus, Vienna, AT
Heavy Matter, ISEA2010 RUHR, Dortmund, DE

SCREENINGS, TALKS

2020Ballade, screening and dicussion, Cinema Belgrad, Milano, IT
2019Since we are here, Screening and discussion, Rijksakademie van beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, NL
Art House open Lecture, Organized by Meadow Arts and the University of Worcester, The Art House, Worcester, UK
Out of office – Symposium: Zur Zukunft des Büros, Discussion panel, Kunsthaus NRW, Aachen-Kornelinmuenster, DE
Discussion panel: collaborations, new strategies by artists, Art Cologne, Koeln, DE
2018Working Life, short film screening, Kino im U, Dortmund, DE
Ballade, screening, Temporary Gallery,Cologne, DE
Rare birds in these lands, Screening, FRAC & Studio 43, Dunkerque, FR

ART FAIRS

2018London Art Fair, UK
2015Art Rotterdam, NL
2014The Manchester Contemporary, UK
Art Bruessels, BE
2013The Manchester Contemporary, UK


EDUCATION

2009-12Media and fine arts diploma
Postgraduate program, Academy of media arts, Cologne, DE
1991-96Engineer degree, Physics and material sciences,
Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Lyon, FR
Universidad Politécnica, Valencia, ES


FURTHER PROFESSIONAL CAREER

2007-10Organisation of the 'dresdner Schmalfilmtage'
festival for 8mm and 16mm movies, Motorenhalle, Dresden, DE
Movie evenings, Artist space '7.Stock', Dresden, DE
2001-08Staff & Senior Engineer for Lithography Processes, Green Belt for Lean 6 Sigma,
Infineon AG, Advanced Mask and Technologie Center, Qimonda AG, Munich, Dresden, DE
1997-01Scientific and teaching Assistant, Chair for Material science in Mechanical Engineering,
Technical University (TUM), Munich, DE


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