← Catrine Val

Catrine Val, born in Cologne, lives in Kassel

Catrine Val started out her career in Vienna/Austria as commercial artist. From thereby discovered constrictions, she fled to the arts, beginning the course of studies at the art academy in Kassel/Germany. For fortune is to be actively strived for, she pursued her studies there with eagerness. When finished successfully, she attended post-graduate studies at the Kunsthochschule für Medien in Cologne. Graduating from there, she worked for 6 years as teaching assistant of Bjørn Melhus in the field of virtual reality developing her artistic position.

Assistant Professorat, Kunsthochschule Kassel, class of Bjørn Melhus
2001–2004 Postgraduate Studies, Degree Course in Media Arts,
tutor of Valie Export at the Kunsthochschule für Medien, Cologne
1994–2001 Studies Art at the Kunsthochschule in Kassel, Urs Lüthi
Solo Exhibitions
2018 “Philosophers”, on the occasion of the World Congress of Philosophy, Bejing, China
2017 “A Poem of Modernity”, FELD+HAUS Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
2016 “Kathmandu Girl”, IMAGEARK, Photo Kathmandu 2016
“Political Letters”, Level Photoworks, Glasgow, UK
2015 “The female wisdom”, Galeria de Imagens, Fortaleza, Brazil
“Transcendence”, Metzgalerie, Koblenz, Germany
“I et cetera”, Gallery OED, Cochin, India
“Feminine Wisdom”, Helsinki University, Helsinki, Finland
“ENTROPY, I am an other”, Kaundu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan
“NO SOUL FOR SALE”, FELD+HAUS Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
“manoeuvre”, Galerie König, Hanau, Germany

Selected Group Exhibitions
2017 “Kathmandu Girl”, Diffusion 2017, Cardiff, UK
“Eyes on Nature”, Künstlerhaus Metternich, Koblenz
2016 International Triennial of mixed media, Belgrade, Serbia
“2016”, Fata Morgana Galerie Berlin, Germany
ROES?”, Gallery Priska Pasquer, Cologne, Germany
2015 Shortlist for the British Life Photography Awards, London, UK
“Naked SouWI, Gallery PhBroking, Arles, France
Festival Circulation(s), Paris, France
2014 “Philosophers, the lotus chronicle”, Kochi-Muziris Biennale India, India
“HOPE & FAITH”, Encontros da Imagem, Portugal
Shortlisted for Visible White, Celeste Prize 2014, Florence,Italy
“HUNGRY STILL”, Quad Gallery, Derby, UK
2013 “HIGH RESOLUTION”, Seven Swans, FELD+HAUS Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
„FALSEFAKES“, Centre de la photography Genève, Swiss
European Chronicles . International Festival of Photography, UK
Winner „Celebration“ KAUNAS PHOTO STAR, Lithuania
2012 „ID / Identities“, Koza Visual Culture, Istanbul, Turkey
„Gaze on what I gaze at“, Art Museum at The Art Park, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Shortlisted for the Renaissance Photography Prize London 2012, UK
2011 „Second Lives: Jeux masqués et autres Je“, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
„Live Ammo“, Museum of Contemporary Art Taipei, Taiwan