Marta Klonowska

Born in Warsaw in 1964
Resides in Düsseldorf (DE) and Warsaw


education

1987-89
· Study of Fine Arts | Academy of Fine Arts Wroclaw | PL

1989-97
· Study of Fine Arts | Academy of Fine Arts Düsseldorf | DE

1997
· Meisterschüler degree by Professor A. R. Penck


recognitions

2006
· The Bombay Sapphire Prize - Final Exhibition | London

2005
· Jutta-Cuny-Franz Prize | Talent Award | Düsseldorf

2002
· Artist in residence | Akerby Skulpturpark | SE

1996
· Artist in residence | Cité Internationale des Arts de Paris


public collections

· Gerisch-Foundation | Neumünster | DE
· Alexander Tutsek-Foundation | München | DE
· The Corning Museum of Glass | New York
· Kunstsammlungen der Veste Coburg | DE
· Glas-Museum Hentrich | museum kunst palast | Düsseldorf | DE
· Ernsting-Foundation | Coesfeld-Lette | DE
· Musée-Atelier du Verre | Sars-Poteries | FR


selected solo-exhibitions

2013
· Puszek and Friends | lorch+seidel | Berlin

2009
· Geschöpfe (with sibylle v. preussen) | lorch+seidel | Berlin
· Domestic Animals | The Finnish Glass Museum | Riihimäki | FI

2008
· Streichelzoo | museum kunst palast | Düsseldorf

2005
· Portraits und Tierskizzen | lorch+seidel | Berlin

2003
· Dogwalk | lorch+seidel | Berlin

2002
· Akerby Skulpturpark | SE

1997
· Galerie Cité Internationale des Arts de Paris

1996
· Trophäen | Galerie Laden 33 | Düsseldorf


selected participations

2014
· That's what I want | lorch+seidel | Berlin

2012
· Glasstress New York - New Art from the Venice Biennials
  Curated by Adriano Berengo, Holly Hotchner and David McFadden
  Museum of Arts & Design New York | press release
· In the Name of Love | Curated by Dr. Eva-Maria Fahrner-Tutsek
  Alexander Tutsek-Foundation | München | DE

2011
· Menschen, Tiere, Sensationen | lorch+seidel | Berlin
· Materials Revisited - 10. Triennale für Form und Inhalte
  Curated by Dr. Sabine Runde
  Museum für Angewandte Kunst | Frankfurt/Main | DE
· Glasstress | Museum of Foreign Art | Riga | LV
· Glasstress | Millesgarden Museum | Stockholm | SE
· Glasstress | Berengo Centre for Contemporary Glass | Murano | IT
  www.mediacenter.dw-world.de/english/video
· Art Karlsruhe | with lorch+seidel | Berlin

2010    
· Four in One | lorch+seidel | Berlin
· Walking the dog - Der Hund im Fokus der Gegenwartskunst
  Curated by André Lindhorst
  Exhibition catalogue | Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche Osnabrück | DE
· Art Karlsruhe | Solo Show | lorch+seidel | Berlin

2009
· Cocker Spaniel and Other Tools for International Understanding
  Kunsthalle zu Kiel | DE
  Curated by Dr. Dirk Luckow
· Cocker Spaniel and Other Tools for International Understanding
  Ursula Blickle Stiftung | Unteröwisheim | DE
  Curated by Dr. Dirk Luckow

2007
· Audacity in Art |  Museum of Art | Orlando, FL | USA


2006
· The Bombay Sapphire Prize – Final Selection | London

2005
· Kunstgala Berliner Galerien | Stiftung Starke | Berlin

2004
· Caterina Tognon Arte Contemporanea | Palazzo da Ponte | Venice

2004
· Glas im Großformat | Glasmuseum Alter Hof Herding | Coesfeld | D

1997
· Auspolen | Polnisches Kulturinstitut | Düsseldorf

1995
· Art, Design & Barbie | Liberty Street Gallery | WFC New York | USA

1994
· Art, Design and Barbie | Martin-Gropius-Bau | Berlin

1993
· Generationen | museum kunst palast | Düsseldorf

1992
· Calkiem serio | Gallery of the City of Klodzko | PL

1992
· Förderpreis für junge Künstler | Galerie Kö | Düsseldorf

1991
· Düsseldorfer Künstlerinnen | museum kunst palast | Düsseldorf


publications

2013
· Nature Morte
  Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still-Life Tradition
  Michael Petry | MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art | London
  Thames & Hudson | press release
· Wir schreiben Kunstgeschichte
  40 Prominente und ihre Lieblingswerke aus dem Museum Kunstpalast
  Museum Kunstpalast Düsseldorf

2011
· In the name of love | exhibition catalogue | Alexander Tutsek-Foundation
  Edited by Dr. Eva-Maria Fahrner-Tutsek | Kerber Verlag
· Glasstress 2011 | La Biennale di Venezia - Eventi Collaterali
  Exhibition catalogue | Venice Projects | Venice
  Edited by Dr. Francesca Giubilei | Marsilio Editori
· Modern Glass Art from Murano | Video by Deutsche Welle World
  German version
· Materials Revisited | 10. Triennale für Form und Inhalte
  Exhibition catalogue | Museum für Angewandte Kunst Frankfurt
  Curated by Dr. Sabine Runde | jovis Verlag GmbH
· Marta Klonowska | Portrait of the Artist
  Art World Magazine | Vol. 255 | Shanghai | www.yishushijie.com

2010
· Walking the dog - Der Hund im Fokus der Gegenwartskunst
  Exhibition catalogue | Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche Osnabrück | DE
  Curated by André Lindhorst | Rasch Verlag
· Bildhauerinnen machen Skulptur anders
  German Video | Deutsche Welle | Kultur.21
  www.youtube.com

2009
· Cocker Spaniel and Other Tools for International Understanding
  Exhibition catalogue | Kunsthalle zu Kiel & Ursula Blickle Stiftung
  Curated by Dr. Dirk Luckow | DuMont Buchverlag
· Man's best friend | Picture of the day | Deutsche Welle World
  www.dw-world.de

2008
· dogwalk | artist catalogue | Marta Klonowska
· Streichelzoo | exhibition booklet | edited by Helmut Ricke
  museum kunst palast | Düsseldorf

2006
· Marta Klonowska | by David Revere McFadden
  The Urban Glass Art Quarterly | Summer Edition | pdf-file