EDUCATION

2011 - 2015     Bauhaus-University Weimar / Media Art  (B.F.A.)                           
2017                 HGB Leipzig / Photography / Class of Prof. Joachim Brohm
2015 - 2018    Folkwang University of the Arts Essen / Photography Studies and Practice (M.A.)

currently living and working in Vienna and Berlin

mail@sophia-uckmann.de




AWARDS / GRANTS / RESIDENCYS
2015                German Youth Photography Award 2015
2015                Bauhaus woman‘s grant (Weimar)
2017                Folkwang-Award (Folkwangpreis) 2017 (Essen)
2018                Individual Artistfunding by the Ministry of Culture of North-Rhine-Westfalia
2018                Projectfunding by the German Federal Cultural Foundation
2019                SASSO Residency, Vairano (CH)
2020               Projekt Funding of the City of Vienna


WORKS IN COLLECTIONS
2015                  Collection of the German Historical Museum (Berlin)


PUBLICATIONS / MEMBERSHIPS
2014                  HANT Magazine for Photography / „Schöne neue Welt“
2015                  exhibition catalogue German Youth Photography Award 2015
2017                  exhibition catalogue MASTERS Museum Folkwang
2019                  full member of the International Association of Art (IAA)
2020                 exhibition catalogue Try again, fail again, fail better (in production)


EXHIBITIONS (Selection)
2014                Always somewhere else  Exhibition at the Bauhaus-University 
                         (acknowledgement of the Grafe Kreativ Preis Jury)
2015                Berndl Berchtesgaden (DJFP) German Historical Museum (Berlin)
2015                nicht stehend, noch fallend Henry-van-de-Velde-Building (Weimar)
2016                Berndl Berchtesgaden Haus der Geschichte of the Federal Republic of          
                         Germany (Bonn)
2017                 Masters Museum Folkwang Essen (UG)
2017                 Humangeographie, Sanaa Building, Zollverein (Essen)
                         Folkwang-Award (Folkwangpreis) 2017
2018                Perceptual Possibilities and Material Manners
                         Sanaa Building, Zollverein (Essen)
                         Folkwang Finale
2018                Time as Tool  (Solo)
                         Post Tyler (Cologne),  Photoszene-Festival Cologne    
2019                Freiraum Folkwang, 
                         Kunstverein Duisburg
                           Try again, fail again, fail better (Solo)
                         Festival with Young-Jae Lee, Adrian Sauer and Robert Henke and Rimini Protokoll
                         100 Years of Bauhaus,  @ Zeche Zollverein (Essen)
                         funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation
                            Absent
                         Fotogalerie Wien
2021                le premier lieu / work in progress during a pandemic
                         Sehsaal Wien 


current  

2021             le premier lieu / work in progress during a pandemic
                      Sehsaal Wien  






>IMPRESSUM




                        













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