Katherina Heil

b. 1982 in Hamburg, Germany

based in The Hague, Netherlands
Billytown/ Studio 11


2019 Dunes, Meteors, and Spaceships, The Orchid and The Wasp, Amsterdam, NL
2019 Sensory Thresholds III – Cosmographia, A-DASH, Athens, GR
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, NL
2020 No View, The Radio, WEST Den Haag (NL), online
2020 not cancelled Netherlands, digital art fair, online
2020 (duo) Spacial Drift, works by Andrea Acosta & Katherina Heil, Exgirlfriend, Berlin, DE
2019 Ceramic on the Spot, Willem Twee Kunstruimte, 's-Hertogenbosch, NL
2019 Cosmographia, Exhibition & Symposium, in collaboration w/ Rik Möhlmann and PACTO, A-DASH, Athens, GR
2018 DayTripper, Kioskas, Neringa, LT
2017 On Air, Stichting Kaus Australis, Rotterdam, NL
2017 Identify your limitations, acknowledge the periphery, VITRINE Basel, CH / curated by Alys Williams and Chris Bayley
2016 in the corner of the eye, Stichting Kaus Australis, Rotterdam, NL
2016 Time out of mind, Billytown, The Hague, NL / curated by Whatspace and Jeroen Doorenweerd        
2016 Official Opening of sundaymorning@ekwc, European Ceramic Workcenter, Oisterwijk, NL
2016 Test case V, European Ceramic Workcenter, Oisterwijk, NL
2015 WHATSPACE, MOB, Tilburg, NL / curated by Bas van den Hurk, Koen Delaere
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 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, BE / in conversation with Emmanuel Lambion
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, DE / curated by Kevin Bright
2012 Transient Museum, Projektraum Freies Museum, Berlin, DE
2011 modern classic, Your Mum, Berlin, DE
2011 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, kaleidoskop gallery, Berlin, DE

Residencies / working periods
2019 A-Dash, Athens, Greece, GR
2018 Nida Art Colony, Nida/ Vilnius, Lithuania, LT
2017 Stichting Kaus Australis, NL
2017 De Fabriek, Eindhoven, NL
2016 Stichting Kaus Australis, Rotterdam, NL
2016 EKWC, Oisterwijk, NL
2015 Work period/ MFA, supervised by George Korsmit, New York, USA
2014 Bucharest AiR, RO
2013 W-O-L-K-E, Brussels, BE
2007 Work period/ BA Photography, supervised by Prof. Matthias Leupold and Todd Weinstein, New York, USA

2019 Mondriaan Fund Amsterdam, Project Grant
2018 CBK Rotterdam, O&O Research and development grant
2016 Mondriaan Fund Amsterdam, Tijdelijke Binnenlandateliers

Artist talks
2019 Residency Talks / Generator, DeFabriek, Eindhoven, NL
2016 Text and language within artistic practice, with Anabel Lange and Bas van den Hurk, Kaus Australis, Rotterdam, NL
2015 Theory Event MFA St. Joost, Artist Talk, BREW, Brussels, BE
2012 Guest speaker, Berliner Technische Kunsthochschule, Berlin, DE
2012 Artist talk with EINmagazine, Atelier Liebig12, Berlin, DE

Workshops/ Other
2018 NAC-Reading Group, initiated as part of my residency at Nida Art Colony, Nida, LT
2016 Studio visit for students of the Laurens College during my residency at Kaus Australis, in collaboration with Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, NL
2015 Workshop supervisor for BFA students, Artistic Choices – the meaning in the materials, AKV St. Joost, Breda/ Den Bosch, NL,
2014 Workshop supervisor for BFA students, How to use – sources and working conditions, AKV St. Joost, Breda/ Den Bosch, NL


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

Thanks for the support of
supported by mondriaan fund supported by cbk rotterdamfonds kwadraat