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 Essen

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)


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


current  

2019                Ovals and Cyanotypes @ 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
2019                 Absent
                          Fotogalerie Wien 

upcoming

2019               Sasso Residency / Vairano (CH)






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