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Barbara Billy Bürckner

*1985 at Kaufbeuren in Germany
lives and works in Southern Germany

She held residence in Istanbul from 2012-13 and 2014-16.

freelance artist
owner of Design Label »mavi kare«
freelance Art Teacher
passionate gardener







2014-2016
Student of master class in Fine Arts of Prof. Georg Winter,
University of Fine Arts / HBKsaar, Saarbrücken /Germany

2009 – 2014
Study of Fine Arts / Sculpture – Public Art, with Prof. Georg Winter and Prof. Katharina Hinsberg at University of Fine Arts / HBKsaar Saarbrücken /Germany
Since 2010 Member of the S_A_R Project Office.

2006 – 2009
Set Design Sculptor, completed vocational training at the State Theatre of Hessen /Germany


Exhibitions (selection)


2018 | »basement stories«, solo exhibition, nominated by Kaufbeurer Künstler Stiftung, Kaufbeuren /Germany

2018 | »wirksam vereinen«, Kunstverein Ulm e.V., Ulm /Germany

2018 | »I AM A FAN OF« Monopol:i, Siegen /Germany

2015 | »VvsV Querulanten / Hylobaten, Higher Education Völklingen 2007- 2015«, Städtischen Galerie Villingen-Schwenningen /Germany

2015 | »Strom fließt«, artwork together with Hari Chon, Gallery of HBKsaar, Blieskastel /Germany

2014 | »Strengthen the City – with Tea & Plants« Performance, Kirchheim unter Teck /Germany

2014 | »Strom fließt«, artwork together with Hari Chon, Gallery of HBKsaar, Saarbrücken /Germany

2014 | »Förmlich«, graduate exhibition, Saarbrücken /Germany

2013 | »mon rambou«, city project and exhibition, Städtische Galerie im Kornhaus, Kirchheim unter Teck /Germany

2013 | »Gelb spielt keine Rolle«, Handwerkergasse, Dependance of HBKsaar, Völklingen /Germany

2012 | »Kunsthoch 38«, KuBa, Saarbrücken /Germany

2012 | »Only temporary available - Every day another artist«, Stellwerk im Kulturbahnhof, Kassel /Germany

2012 | »International Forum for Psychomotor / Performance / Interaction« Museum of Modern Art / Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart /Germany

2012 | »Urban matters«, city project, Völklingen /Germany and Vienna /Austria

2011 | »Harald«, exhibiton together with Philipp Hawlitschek, Orangerie, Augsburg /Germany

2010 | »Körperansichten«, solo exhibition, Podium, Kaufbeuren /Germany


Published work

2018 | »Work 2011 - 2018« catalogue published for the exhibition »basement stories «, Editor: Barbara Billy Bürckner, Kaufbeuren

2018 | »I AM A FAN OF«, Editor: Mirjam Elburn and Malte Roes with Christian Freudenberger

2015 | »VvsV – Querulanten / Hylobaten - Higher Education Völklingen 2007« Editor: S_A_R Projektbüro, Verlag Stadt Villingen-Schwenningen

2014 | »Formulare« diploma, self-published, Saarbrücken

2014 | »Peter-und-Luise-Hager-Preis 2014« Editor: Peter und Luise Hager- Stiftung, Blieskastel und Hochschule der Bildenden Künste Saar, Saarbrücken

2012 | »urbanmatters.coop« Editor: Institut für Kunst und Gestaltung 1, TU Wien; HBK Saar, Saarbrücken, Klasse für Bildhauerei/ Public Art


Awards

2018 | scholarship for exhibition and catalogue by the Kaufbeuer Künstler Stiftung

2012 | »Erasmus« scholarship, Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul/Turkey

2011 | »Deutschland Stipendium«

2009 | »Baden – Baden Award« for the sculpture »Artemisia« made while my vocational training as Set Design Sculptor