Katherina Heil
Born 1982 in Hamburg, Germany
Berlin/ Rotterdam based



2013-2015 MFA Visual Art, Academy of Art and Design St.Joost, Den Bosch/ Breda, Netherlands
2011 Diploma Fine Art Photography, Practice Workshop, Master class of James Higginson Berlin, Germany
2009 - 2011 Culture Science Studies, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
2006-2009 BA Photography and Visual & Motion Design, Berliner Technische Kunsthochschule, Germany

Exhibitions [Solo]
2018 Sensory Thresholds II – Passerby, Nida Art Colony, Nida, LT
2018 Sensory Thresholds I – Spinning on the grid, galerieGallery, Rotterdam, NL
2017 Things can be seen more easily in motion, De Fabriek Eindhoven, in conversation with Gemma Medina Estupiñan, Eindhoven, NL

Exhibitions [Group]
2018 DayTripper, Kioskas, Neringa, LT
2017 On Air, Stichting Kaus Australis Rotterdam, NL
2017 Identify your limitations, acknowledge the periphery, VITRINE Basel, curated by Alys Williams and Chris Bayley, Basel, CH
2016 in the corner of the eye, Stichting Kaus Australis Rotterdam, NL
2016 Time out of mind, Billytown The Hague, curated by Whatspace and Jeroen Doorenweerd, The Hague, NL
2016 Official Opening of sundaymorning@ekwc, European Ceramic Workcenter, Oisterwijk, NL
2016 Open Studio - Test case V, European Ceramic Workcenter, Oisterwijk, NL
2015 Several species of small furry animals gathred together in a cave and grooving with a pict. MOB, curated by Whatspace, Tilburg, NL
2015 the collection - Graduation show. Greylight Projects Brussels, BE
2015 It could be the goldfish is mistaking the bow-tie for a football. Boetzelaer | Nispen, Amsterdam, NL
2014 Building up an exhibition - in conversation with Marnix van Boetzelaer. de Slang, Amsterdam, NL
2014 Open studio - MFA 2nd years. Academy of Art and Design / St. Joost, Den Bosch, NL
2014 A presentation for Bucharest. Make A Point Bucharest, RO
2014 There & There - no(w)here. VORT platform, Den Bosch, NL
2013 XOHOUILLE. w-o-l-k-e Brussels, in conversation with Emmanuel Lambion, Brussels, BE
2013 Two-headed monster. Space Shuffle Berlin, DE
2013 Macht Kunst. Deutsche Bank Kunsthalle Berlin, DE
2012 I Have Nothing To Say. Liebig12, EINmagazine Issue#1 launch, exhibition & artist's talk, Berlin, DE
2012 De-Construction-Re-Construction. Month of Performance Art at L’Atelier-KSR Berlin, DE
2012 kaleidoskop anniversary. Raum Berlin, DE
2012 Altered States. Panke Gallery Berlin, curated by Kevin Bright, Berlin, DE
2012 Transient Museum. Projektraum Freies Museum Berlin, DE
2011 modern classic. Your Mum Art Space Berlin, DE
2011 How Do I Look? - I'm impressed, I must say! 48 Stunden Neukölln Berlin, DE
2010 HOST @ Crane Kalman. Crane Kalman Gallery Brighton, UK
2010 The Foto8 Summershow. HOST Gallery London, UK
2010 The moment in between - A reflection of insights. kaleidoskop gallery Berlin, DE

Residencies / working periods
2019 A-Dash, Athens, Greece, GR (kindly supported by Mondriaan Fund)
2018 Nida Art Colony, Nida/Vilnius, Lithuania, LT (kindly supported by CBK Rotterdam)
2017 Stichting Kaus Australis, NL (Flex Studio/ with curatorial support by Piet de Jonge)
2017 De Fabriek Eindhoven, NL (In conversation with Gemma Medina)
2016 Stichting Kaus Australis Rotterdam, NL (kindly supported by Mondriaan Fund)
2016 European Ceramic Workcenter, Oisterwijk, NL (supported by EKWC and Fonds Kwadraat)
2015 Working period/ study trip New York, USA (supervised by George Korsmit)
2014 Bucharest AiR, RO (supervised by Tudor Bratu)
2013 w-o-l-k-e residency Brussels, BE (in coversation with Emmanuel Lambion)
2007 Street Photography workshop, New York, USA(supervised by Prof. Matthias Leupold and Todd Weinstein)


2019 Project Grant, Mondriaan Fund, Amsterdam
2018 O&O Research and development grant, CBK Rotterdam (Centre for Visual Arts Rotterdam)
2016 Bijdrage Gast- en Buitenlandateliers / Tijdelijke Binnenlandateliers, Mondriaan Fonds Amsterdam

mondriaan fonds grant subsidie katherina heil tijdelijke binnenlandateliers
                        fonds kwadraat cbk rotterdam art office rotterdam katherina heil research and development grant o&o o en o Ontwikkeling Onderzoek subsidies