© Céline Berger, 2017

*1973, Saint martin d'Hères, France
Works and lives in Cologne, DE and Rotterdam, NL

RESIDENCIES & AWARD

2018 Serlachius residency, FI (coming up)
2012-13Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten / Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science
2012Nam June Paik Award 2012: new comer prize, Arts Foundation of North Rhine-Westphalia, DE

FELLOWSHIPS & STIPENDS

2017 Sonderpreis VISIT, Innogy Stiftung, DE
Project subvention, Andrea von Braun Stiftung, DE
Project subvention, Pauwhof fund, NL
2015Film Subvention, Foundation for film and Media, North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
Grant for women media artists, Ministry of Culture, North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
Project grant, Arts Foundation of North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
2014Project grant, Arts Foundation of North Rhine-Westphalia, DE
2012Stipend of the Andrea von Braun Stiftung, DE
Arcadis Fellowship, NL
Project grant, Amsterdam Fonds voor de Kunst, NL

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017'Low hanging fruit', (with Stefan Hoffmann), Het Plafond, Rotterdam, NL
'Futures', Division of Labour, London, UK
2015'Fancy Works', Division of Labour, Art Rotterdam, NL
2013'Best practices', Work hard/Play hard, Beursschouwburg, Brussels, BE
2012'Unfreie Bearbeitungen', OVB-building, Cologne, DE

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017Arte-e-parte presenta (prima edizione), Curated by Susanna Schoenberg, Cinema Beltrade, Milano, IT
'Eigentijds vervlochten met MIJ', Museum Ijsselstein, NL
2016'Your face has no function to me', Division of Labour, London, UK
'After', Division of Labour, London, UK
'Vom Wert der Kunst als Wert der Arbeit', Weltkunstzimmer, Düsseldorf, DE
'Art Souterrain & Nuit Blanche', Joyce Yahouda Gallery, Montreal, CA
2015Division of Labour, Worcester, UK
2014 'Nam June Paik Award 2014', Haus Lange, Kunstmuseen Krefeld, DE
'Köln um Halb Acht', Temporary Gallery, Cologne, DE
'I would prefer not to', Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, NL
'Homage to January', Division of Labour, Worcester City Gallery, UK
'Ways of working, according to an office desk', The Office for Curating, Upominki, Rotterdam, NL
2013'RijksakademieOPEN', Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL
'The 2nd NED JAMES FESTIVAL OF WOMEN'S WERK', Division of Labour, Worcester city gallery, UK
'United We Organize', Symposium, Stroom, Den Haag, NL
'Atlas 2013', Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, DE
2012'RijksakademieOPEN', Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL
'Superpositions', UCLA New Wight Biennial 2012, Los Angeles, US
'Densification', KHM Exhibition, Art Cologne, DE
2011'Transformations', Echoraum, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, DE
'Public, Private, Corporate', EG-Null Raum für junge Kunst, Generali, Cologne, DE
'Echo 3', Echoraum, Bundeskunsthalle, Bonn, DE
2010'Eine andere Ebene', RWE tower gallery, Dortmund, DE
'Mind and Matter', Paraflows, Künstlerhaus, Vienna, AT
'Heavy Matter', ISEA2010 RUHR, Dortmund, DE


ART FAIRS

2014'The Manchester Contemporary', UK
'Art Bruessels', BE
2013'The Manchester Contemporary', UK


EDUCATION

2009-12Media and fine arts diploma
Postgraduate program, Academy of media arts, Cologne, DE
1991-96Engineer degree, Physics and material sciences,
Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, Lyon, FR
Universidad Politécnica, Valencia, ES


FURTHER PROFESSIONAL CAREER

2007-10Organisation of the 'dresdner Schmalfilmtage'
festival for 8mm and 16mm movies, Motorenhalle, Dresden, DE
Movie evenings, Artist space '7.Stock', Dresden, DE
2001-08Staff & Senior Engineer for Lithography Processes, Green Belt for Lean 6 Sigma,
Infineon AG, Advanced Mask and Technologie Center, Qimonda AG, Munich, Dresden, DE
1997-01Scientific and teaching Assistant, Chair for Material science in Mechanical Engineering,
Technical University (TUM), Munich, DE


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