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Ornella Fieres
1984 born in Frankfurt am Main lives and works in Berlin and New York
Represented by Sexauer Gallery Berlin and signs & symbols New York


Education
2006-2012
Offenbach University of Art and Design, Diploma in Visual Communication with the majors Conceptual Photography in the class of Prof. Martin Liebscher and Theory of Perception in the class of Prof. Dr. Zitko. Graduated with honors.

2005
Macquarie University Sydney, Australian Media und Australian Art


Honorary Work
since 2017
Board Member of SALOON Berlin - a free network for women in the Berlin, Hamburg, Paris and Vienna art industry


Grants / Prizes
2017
Residency at New Lab/Simons Foundation, New York City

2014
Grant 1822-Forum Frankfurt

2013
:output 16 – the world’s best student work in 2013


Talks
2019
Work Presentation, HfG Offenbach, DE

2018
Work Presentation, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, US

2018
Why have there been no great women artists?, ACUD Macht neu, Berlin, DE

2017
Work Presentation, New Lab, NYC, US

2016
Pecha Kucha Art Night, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, DE



Solo-Shows
2018
The recurring Frequency of a fading Moment, SEXAUER, Berlin
The Structure and Function of hidden Things, signs & symbols, NYC


2017
The Structure and Function of hidden Things, New Lab, NYC, US
As if we are passing through tunnels, Studio Picknick, Berlin

2016
Looks like you tried to go somewhere that does not exist, SEXAUER, Berlin

2014
Not found, 1822-Forum, Frankfurt

2012
Focus Academy, PREVIEW Berlin Art Fair, Berlin



Group-shows (Selection)
2019
Touching from a Distance II - Goethe Institut Toronto, CA

2018
Recipes for Madeleines, SITE Galleries, Art Institute of Chicago, US
The Missing Room, LAGE EGAL, Berlin
Touching from a Distance, Literaturhaus Berlin
WorksOnPaper, Gussglashalle, Berlin
Code Art Fair, SEXAUER Gallery, Kopenhagen
Call & Response, NutureArt Gallery, New York City, US

2017
Lecture Performance and screening "STARDUST-The Imaginary Universe" by Bjørn Melhus, Kepler 452b, Berlin
Weinosten, Hilbert Raum, Berlin
SMALL – an exploration of miniature, SEXAUER, Berlin
Mermaids and Unicorns, online-exhibition

2016
Ron McNair, United Artist Theatre, Los Angeles
Liaison, Uferhallen, Berlin
2nd Pecha Kucha Art Night, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin
Cat Heroicus Sublimis, online-exhibition

2015
Saloon, SEXAUER, Berlin Aquisition of Signal, Satellit Berlin Digital // Analog: Indifferenz, Motorenhalle, Dresden

2014
Mon amie, l'image, vkunst, Frankfurt
Visual Noise, Lage Egal, Berlin

2013
Heimgesucht, Art Van Demon, Berlin
All Hands Manöver, Kunstverein Speyer

2012
Spieglein, Spieglein …, Fotografie Forum Frankfurt
Remote Control, Satellit Berlin
Kunsträume II, Frankfurt Giphantie, Satellit Berlin
Der Apparat als Werk, HfG Offenbach
On-Off-On, Stammhaus, Wiesbaden

2011
Aufruch/Umbruch, Museum für Kunst & Kulturgeschichte, Marburg

2010
Lost in Motion, Frankfurter Kunstblock, Frankfurt White Cube vs. QEK Aero, Photokina, Köln

2009
Klingspor Musuem, Offenbach



Press (Selection)
2018
Monopol Online – Abwesenheitsnotiz – July 2018
Musée Magazine – Art Out – June 2018

2017
Art Value 18

2016
PANTA Magazine – Issue 8
Spex Nr. 366 - Flashback 2015 (Jan./Feb. 2016)

2015
art – Das Kunstmagazin Edition 2/2015
Looks like you tried to go somewhere that doe not exist – Katalog Sexauer

2014
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Freitag, 31. März 2014 - Nr. 76)
vkunst - Mon amie, l'image, Katalog (ISBN: 978-3-9814828-7-4)
Not Found - An exploration of space, Katalog (ISBN: 978-3-945243-022)

2013
:output 16 - the world's best student work in the 2013
Form – The making of Design (ISBN: 978-3-943962-04-8)

2012
Preview Berlin Art Fair Katalog 2012 (ISBN 978-3-942831-46-8) Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Freitag, 6. Juli 2012 - Nr. 155/27 R1)

2009
Goût - Ausstellungskatalog, Offenbach (ISBN 978-3-921997-76-5)



Collections
2017

Sammlung Olbricht, Berlin
ORNELLA FIERES // 2018 
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