Born in 1976 in Ansbach, Germany. Lives and works in Great Britain and Germany.

 

EDUCATION

2001- 2006
Staatliche  Akademie der  Bildenden Künste, Karlsruhe, Prof. Harald Klingelhoeller 

2006-07
Guest student of Andreas Slominski, Hochschule der Bildenden Künste, Hamburg 

2007-08  
MA Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014
The Imprint of the Space Someone Used, Galerie Christan Ehrentraut, Berlin
Hors-Champ, Junge Kunst, Wolfsburg
2013
Landscape Metaphor, Benrimon Contemporary, New York
Anatomy of Words, Choi & Lager Galerie, Cologne
The Scene changes to an empty room, De Fabriek, Eindhoven, curated by Laurie Cluitmans and Wijnand de Jonge
2012
Shadows of Words Spoken, Galerie Christian Ehrentraut, Berlin

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015
Works on Paper III, Momentum, Berlin
NGORONGORO, Artistweekend, Berlin
CREDITS, Galerie Christian Ehrentraut, Berlin
2014
Objects in a Room, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin
Kolibri. Neue Tendenzen an einem aus der Zeit gefallenen Ort, Ballhaus Kolibri, Berlin
Aus dem Fundus der botanischen Semantik, Cruise & Callas, Berlin
Always Crashing in the Same Car, Galerie Knecht und Burster, Karlsruhe
2013
Tresholds, Trafo Kunsthalle, Stettin
The Scene Changes To An Empty Room, De Fabriek, Eindhoven
Oh Plastiksack!, Musee de Design et d´art appliqués contemporains, Lausanne
2012
Carving in Britain from 1910 to Now, The Fine Art Society, London
Recasting the Gods, Sumarria Lunn Gallery, London, curated by Will Lunn
Ein weißes Feld, Aschaffenburg, curated by Gregor Hildebrandt, Collection Fiede
Dividing Line, High House Gallery, Oxfordshire, curated by Vishal Sumarria
Shadows of Words Spoken, Galerie Christian Ehrentraut, Berlin
Memory, International Contemporary Sculpture, Palazzo Arti Napoli,Naples
Oh, Plastiksack!, Gewerbemuseum Winterthur, curated by Ida-Marie Corell, Switzerland
Stillstehende Sachen aus der Sammlung SOR Rusche, Museum Abtei, Liesborn, Wadersloh-Liesborn
2011                

Stressing Spiritual Needs Even When Selling Ice Cream,curated by Salome Ghazanfari, Berlin
Art Martket Budapest, Anna Grundberg @ Brody House
Memory, Rosenfeld/ Porcini, London
Art Cologne, New Contemporaries, Galerie Ehrentraut
2010                

New German Art, German Embassy, London                          
Transcending, LARM Galleri, Copenhagen
Posted, London
Galerie Christian Ehrentraut, Berlin
Cocktail, Galerie Frank Schlag, Essen
Land Securities, Studio Award, London
The Catlin Prize, London
2009

New Sensations, Saatchi Gallery, London
Embassy of Afghanistan, Berlin
Dt. Bahn Museum, Nürnberg
We Can Understand The Meaning Better Without, St. Pancras Crypt, London
Volta Show, Basel
2008               

Projectspace M54, Basel
Optimism, Hannah Barry Gallery, London
Basement Project, Fred Gallery, London
Allen & Overy, London
Lichtfeld 8, Basel

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES 
2009               
The Saatchi Gallery, New Sensations, London
Land Securities Studio Award, London                      
Conran Foundation Award, Royal College of Art, London
2008              

Scholarship for Great Britain “Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes”                                        
2007              

Residency Foundation Vorwerk, Hamburg   
2005              

Scholarship,Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes, Hamburg

 
ARTICLES, MAGAZINES, CATALOGUES
2012             
The Quiet Theatre: An Exhibition in Print, Published in partnership with Sistermag Press
Featuring interviews by Rosanna Mclaughlin with Andreas Blank, Kaye
Donachie, Seth Pick Gedi Sibony and Phoebe Unwin

Andreas Blank, «Shadows of Words Spoken» @ Christian Ehrentraut Review
Tue, 2012-05-22 11:02 — by Rachel Simkover
http://www.bpigs.com/diaries/andreas-blank-shadows-words-spoken-christian-ehrentraut
2011

Rosenfeld, Ian, ed.  Memory: Contemporary International Sculpture, Rosenfeld Porcini Gallery, London
Double Interview, Imju Projects, London- Seoul
2010        

Corrieri, Claudia: Andreas Blank. In: Land Securities Studio Awards 2010, London, 2010, S.10-11.
Land Securities (Hg.): Land Securities Studio Awards 2010, London, 2010. (Katalog anlässlich der gleichnamigen Ausstellung in der SW1 Gallery, London, 10.06.2010 – 26.06.2010).
2009              

Lentati, Alex: Saatchi makes case for young art; New Sensations prize highlights most striking talent in Britain, The Evening Standard, www.standard.co.uk, 9. October 2009, S.26.
Butler, Thomas: Artist’s Statement, Salon Contemporary, 2009.
Dorment, Richard: Venice Biennale 2009: prize collector’s leap of faith, Telegraph, www.telegraph.co.uk, Venedig, 8. Juni 2009.
College students selected for Saatchi, ECA News, www.eca.ac.uk, 15. September 2009.
Miller, Phil: Scottish art school graduates among Saatchi’s sensations, The Herald, www.theheraldscotland.com, 17. Sept 2009.
Der Steinbildhauer aus der Oxford Street, Westmittel-franken, 25.-26. Juli 2009.
New Work, Artworld Magazine, www.artworldmagazine.com, Oktober / November 2009.
2008

Look on the bright side: Optimistic Art, The Independant, www.independant.co.uk, 20. Oktober 2008, S. 16–17.