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Matthias
Esch
Berlin
Germany

born 1988 in Andernach (Germany)

2018 Master of Letters, Glasgow School of Art (UK)
2016 Master Student, Weißensee Kunsthochschule Berlin (D)
2009 - 2015 Fine Art in Kassel, Antwerp and Berlin
2003 - 2006 education as a winemaker

lives and works in Berlin


Exhibitions:
 (selection):

2020:
"The days are just packed", The Pool (TUR)
"Forma", Hilbertraum, Berlin (D)
"disguise" (with Thilo Jenssen and Daniel Rossi), Galerie für Gegenwartskunst, Bremen (D)
"Oak Island II", Zönotheka, Berlin (D)
"Adamant Romance, Blue intolerant", Casino, Berlin (D)
"Minibar", Galerie Oel-Früh, Hamburg (D)

2019:
"I Engineer", Halle 12 Spinnerei, Leipzig (D)
"Auszug", Galerie Abbau, Berlin (D)
"Ingram Collection Purchase Prize", Cello Factory, London (UK)
"like the ocean does", Sox, Berlin (D) (solo)
"Fling Project III", Tramway, Glasgow (UK)
"Oak Island", Zönoteka, Berlin (D)
"Schrein der Freundschaft", BKV Potsdam, Potsdam (D)
"Every now and then" (with Thilo Jenssen), New Now, Frankfurt (D)
"Every now and then" (with Thilo Jenssen), Kbh_Kabinet, Copenhagen (DK)
"Drifting", Penthouse, Brussels (BE)
"Watching a Movie is Watching the Object", Galerie ohne Namen, Munich (D)

2018:
"Romantic Club, II.", Raum für drastische Maßnahmen, Berlin (D)
"marching through the fields", Jeannie Avent Gallery, London (UK)
"open exhibition", Royal Scottish Academy of Art and Architecture, Edinburgh (UK)
"No Safe Haven", The Pipe Factory, Glasgow (UK)
"Close By", Trongate 39, Glasgow (UK)

2017:
"Romantic Club - Octopus love", C4 Project, Copenhagen (DK)
"das Ernste Zelt", Humboldt Carré, Berlin (D)
"bitte bitte bitte", SEZ, Berlin (D)
"all I want in life", ITIS Gallery, Brussels (BE - solo)
"Terra Incognita", Staldgade 74, Copenhagen (DK)
"Böse Blüten", Projektraum Bethanien, Berlin (D)

2016:
"more weight" (with Daniel Rossi), Tat-Ort Bernstraße, Lucerne (CH)
"traces of doubt" (with Florian Birk), Ex14, Dresden (D)
"Centro di gravita permanente" (with Manuel Kirsch), Centercourt Gallery, Munich (D)
"One Month: After the materialization of the art object", Temporary Gallery, Cologne (D)
"Quelltext", Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam (D)

2015:
"cool runnings", Kühlhaus, Berlin (D)
"1/1", Brandenburgischer Kunstverein, Potsdam (solo) (D)
"Walllust", Kunsthalle Weißensee, Berlin (D)
"Versteckte Variable", Max Planck Institute, Berlin (D)

2014:
"Kopier mir die Sonne", Akademisches Museum Bonn (D)
„Blow Up“ (with Lennart Rieder), Immigration Office, Bremen (D)

2013:
„Word of Mouth", Showroom, Antwerpen (Belgium)

 

Other:

2019 Finalist Ingram Collection Prize (UK)
2019 Emerging Art Prize, Banditto Gallery (IT)
2018 RSA Keith Prize (UK)
2018 Lecturer at "Summer academy", Kunsthochschule Weißensee, Berlin (D)
2016 Curator of the experimental Sound Event "NO)))", Berlin (D)
2010 – 2013 member of "Stellwerk", Kassel (D)
2012 - 2016 Scholarship holder of Cusanuswerk, Bonn (D)
co-founder of the beneficial art project ,,Memory Cash'' (D)


Residences:

2019 "Hickster Project", San Giovanni d`Asso, Italy (IT)
2018 "Dumfries House", Ayrshire, Scotland (UK)
2015 "Casa ugo alto", San Stino di Livenza, Italy (IT)


Press/Publications:

"Aucart", London (UK), (online), 2020
"Banditto Gallery", Montefollonico SI, (IT), 2019
"art verge", London (UK), (online), 2019
"New Minds Eye", Glasgow (UK) (online), 2018
„young space“, Wisconsin (USA) (online), 2018
“Horst und Edeltraut Magazine” Berlin (D), (online), 2017
„Artevie Publishing”, Düsseldorf (D), (online), 2017
„Quelltext“, „Textem Verlag“, Hamburg (D), 2016

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