Arina ESSIPOWITSCH

born and grew up in Minsk BY, lives and works in Gignac-la-Nerthe(France) and Berlin (Germany).

E D U C A T I O N
2017 Meisterschülerstudium / Postgraduate Programme at Dresden Academy of Fine Arts, Class of Prof. Scheffler, DE
2014 DNSEP with the distinction of the jury (Diplôme National Supérieur d’Expression Plastique, félicitations du jury) at Aix-en-Provence Superieur School of Art, ESAAix FR (specialisation in visual art, painting and photography)
2012 MFA at University Aix-Marseille FR, (M1 Arts Plastiques, with distinction, supervisor Patrick Moquet)

R E S I D E N C I E S

2018 Artist-in-residency programme Kunstquartir Kreativ, Luckau, Germany
2016 Artist-in-residency programme A Room That..., Spinnerei Leipzig, Germany
2014 Artist-in-residency programme 3bisF - Lieu d'art Contemporain, Aix-en-Provence, France

G R A N T S - A W A R D S
2019 shortlisted for DEUTSCHER FOTOBUCHPREIS
2019 Netzwerkkreativ for a project Essipowitsch/Hille
2018 NEW TALENT AWARD 18/1 winner (powered by Canon)
2018 Kunst, Psyche und Gesundheit, FBZ Prize (Special Price Exhibitiongrant) for a project Une Collecte
2018 Kleinprojektfond Stadt Dresden for a project Essipowitsch/Hille "Through a looking glass"
2017 Hellerau Photography Award (finalist), for a series with Dominique Hille BLINDFOLD TRUST
2016 Grant Kunstdialog WEST/OST Stiftung Kleine Kunst
2016 Academy of Fine Arts Fellowship for a project with Dominique Hille BLINDFOLD TRUST
2015-2016 DAAD scholarship for artist
2014 Villa St Clair and ESAAix grant for a limited edition book for project Chambres
2013 OFAJ/DFJW scolarship
2012 Recipient of Prix ArtSchool 3rd place in category Painting, by CANSON, Paris, FR

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Bergen, duo exhibiton Hille/Essipowitsch upcoming 12/2019, Landeskreis Dahme Spreewald, DE

Open Studion Neukölln, Upcoming 11/2019, Share House Refugio, Lenaustr. 3-4 ,Berlin, DE

Art for Humanism, groupshow 08/2019, Lipsiusbau, Dresden, DE

Brüchige Heimat, conference 04/2019, Altes Pumpenhaus, Dresden, DE

Photopopup#5, 11/2018, Stillwerk,Düsseldorf, DE

So Far, 09-10/2018, Landskrona Foto Festival, Sweden

f/stop, 06/2018, Foto Festival, Leipzig, DE

Die Menge des Lichts bestimmt den Grad der Schwärzung, 06/2018-08/2018, Druckwerkstatt im Kulturwerk des bbk berlin
im Kunstquartier Bethanien
, Mariannenplatz 2, 10997 Berlin, DE

Existenz, 05/2018, Oktogon, Dresden, DE

Kunst, Psyche und Gesundheit Preis, 05/2018 Forschungs- und Behandlungszentrums für psychische Gesundheit (FBZ) der Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Bochum, DE

Mind the gap, 04/2018, Stiftung Kleine Kunsdialog West Ost, Lettrétage- Littératurhaus, Berlin, DE

Once Upon,04/2018, A River Bautzner69. Projektraum, , Dresden, DE

METAMORPHOSIS – The Humain Stories, groupshow 03/2017, Stockton University, New Jersey, USA

Hellerau Photography Award, 03/2017, HELLERAU - Europäisches Zentrum der Künste Dresden, Dresden, DE

PHOTOPOPUPFAIR, represented by Stiftung Kleine Kunstdialog OST/WEST, 11/11 -20/11/2016, Stilwerk, Düsseldorf, DE

CAPTURED PERCEPTIONS - Пойманные ощущения, curated by Nils Hinkelbach and Jonas Wietelmann, 03/11 -18/12/2016, Metenkov's House Museum of Photography, Ekaterinburg, RU

TO WROCŁAW, TO WROCŁAW Graduates from the Academy of Fine Arts in Dresden , curated by Suzanne Greinke, 08/10 -31/10/2016, MWW Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Wroclaw, PL

J'ai un souvenir violant de l'innocence des vaches -Restitution des l'ateliers 2015-2016 , 10/09 -24/09/2016, La Compagnie, Lieu de Création, Marseille, FR

OSTRALE_WEHT_ODER - Artyści z Drezna we Wrocławiu , 13/05 -31/07/2016 im Rahmen des Events Wrocław – Kulturhauptstadt Europas 2016, Browar Mieszczański Wrocław, Wroclaw, PL

[’se∫n], 29/04 -15/05/2016 Marleen Andreev/Arina Essipowitsch/Luise Ritter, A room that..., Spinnerei Leipzig, Halle 14 C, Leipzig, DE

Minigedichte, 15/04 -30/04/2016 Dominique Hille/Arina Essipowitsch, Karambolage, Dresden, DE

... WHAT, 16/01/2016 Winterrundgang, A room that..., Spinnerei Leipzig, Halle 14 C, Leipzig DE

Shift Late Night Show #3, 8/12/2015 curated by Kristin Dittrich, Hole of Fame, Dresden, DE

SAXON GOLD CLUB , 03/12/2015-23/12/2015 curated by Stephan Frank, Galerie Stephnie Kelly, Dresden, DE

DAS ANDERE AUGE - Labor als Refugium, 08/10/2015-15/11/2015 curated by Suzanne Greinke, Oktogon, Dresden, DE

HEIMAT - das Bild als Ort der Identität, 09/2015, curated by Elise Beutner, Geh8, Dresden, DE

HANDLE WITH CARE, 07/2015-09/2015, curated by Andrea Hilger, Ostrale'O15, Messering, Dresden, DE

INSPIREZ!, 07/2015, curated by Diane Pigeau, 3bisf - Lieu d'Art Contemporain, Aix-en-Provence, FR

DARKLORD&WHITERABBIT,05/2015-06/2015 Senatssaal, studioshow curated by Elise Beutner, Brühlsche Terrasse, HfBK Dresden, DE

EQUINOXE, Maxime Chevallier/Arina Essipowitsch, 03/2015-04/2015 curated by Paul Emmanuel Odin, La Compagnie - Lieu de Création, Marseille, FR

EINHUNDERTEINPUNKTSECHS 03/2015-04/2015, PicturaRadiolenk Gallery, Dresden, DE

NOUVEAUX REGARDS, 10/2014-12/2014,group show curated by Christel Roy at Pavillon Vendôme, Aix-en-Provence, FR


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

ULYSSES, 29/07/2016-19/08/2016, projectroom EIN AREAL, Wuppertal, DE
CHAMBRES, 11/2015 Salle Pavillon, Mairie d'Aix-en-Provence, FR
NOUVEAUX REGARDS, 11/2014 Atelier Cézanne, Aix-en-Provence, FR
FENETRE SUR COURS, 15/2014 ESAAix, FR

P U B L I C A T I O N S
- Catalog, Hellerau Photography Awards- Portraits, 2017
112 Pages, ISBN 978-3-9817866-2-0,
- A part of my series "Une Collecte" was published 2016 in Matthieu Bertea's Writing "Pour un Cambliolage Amoureux" http://www.matthieubertea.com/pour-un-cambriolage-amoureux.html
-Chambres, #04 La Collection, éditions Villa Saint Clair, 36 pages, 2014, ISBN 979-10-93563-03-9
Text Victor Hurtel, ESAAix 2014
-Arina Essipowitsch, UNE COLLECTE PRIVÉE, FIGURE-DECOR-PROCESSUS, Memoire de 5ème année, École Supérieure d'Art d'Aix-en-Provence, 2014

-Catalog of Nouveaux Regards 2014, text by Paul-Emmanuel Odin, in Aix-en-Provence, FR

O T H E R
2017 Conference lecturer (french-german), Documenta14, Von Athen Lernen, ver.di Bildungswerk Hessen, Kassel DE
2016 Teacher/Tutor in photography, manager of the dark room at the Academy of Fine Arts Dresden, DE
2015-2016 Workshops in photography with youngsters at La Compagnie-Lieu de Création, Marseille, FR
2014 Public and patients workshops during an artist-in-residency at 3bisF - Lieu d'Art Contemporain, Aix-en-Provence, FR
2014-2016 Conference lecturer (french-german) Marseille: Auf zu neuen Ufern!? Hafenstädte im globalen Umbruch, ver.di Bildungswerk Hessen, Hessen/ Marseille, FR,