MICHAEL MIESKES (*1985) is an artist and lecturer based in Germany working in sculpture, painting and digital modelling. He works between theory and praxis questioning the role of digital technology for artistic creation.

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EXHIBITIONS (selection)
2022  Intersected Spaces, solo exhibition - Spacio Norbert Salenbauch | Venice (IT)
2020  –
    Blickfang, group exhibition - Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren | Kaufbeuren
2019  Power of Site, group exhibition - Nirox Foundation | Johannesburg (SA)
2018  Territory of Ready, group exhibition - MaximiliansForum | Munich
    Jahresgaben, group exhibiton - Kunstverein Munich
    MKK; shortlisted for Märkisches Stipendium, group exhibition - Städtische Galerie Lüdenscheid
    Swab Barcelona International Art Fair | Barcelona (ES)
    This is a stone stacking exhibition - collective exhibition - Nirox Foundation | Johannesburg (SA)
    Tacker, group exhibition - Galerie der Künstler | Munich
    node#2, solo exhibition - Goldberg Gallerie | Munich
2017  Start `17, group exhibition - Goldberg Galerie | Munich
    Mal wieder nichts geschossen, group exhibition - offspace | Munich
    Reagens, group exhibition - Lothringer 13 Halle | Munich
2016  Omnibus 3000, collective exhibition - Galerie der Künstler, BBK | Munich
    Blickfang, group exhibition - Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren | Kaufbeuren
    Painting 3.0, solo exhibition - Goldberg Galerie | Munich
    Bender-Schwin Projekt, group exhibition - Galerie Bender | Munich
2015 Ostrale‘O15; group exhibition - Zentrum für zeitgenössische Kunst | Dresden
    Deplaced; group exhibition - Salon Kennedy | Frankfurt
    Ich hab‘ noch nie eine Ananas gemalt; group exhibition - Nassauischer Kunstverein | Wiesbaden
    Komödie der Vereinfachungen; group exhibition - Kunstarkaden | Munich
2014  Zimmer Frei; group exhibition - Hotel Mariandl | Munich
      Sense no sense; group exhibition - Shedhalle, forum of contemporary art | Tübingen
    Inkarnat; solo exhibition - Goldberg Studios | Munich
      This is why art is great; group exhibition - offspace | Munich

AWARDS / RESIDENCIES  (selection)
2022  Neustart Kultur-Stipendium, Stiftung Kunstfonds
2021  Casa Wabi Foundation and ArtReview Residency Award, Mexico
    Scholarship »Junge Kunst und neue Wege«, Regierung Oberbayern
    USA-Scholarship, Bavarian State Ministry of Education, Science and the Arts
    Digitale Vermittlungsformate, Deutscher Künstlerbund e.V.
2020  Gabriele Stumpe-Award, Foundation Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren
    Studio Award, Landeshauptstadt München
2019  Artist Residency, Nirox Foundation Sculpture Park; South Africa, Johannesburg (SA)
    Studio Award, Bavarian Government
2018  Pubilcation Award, LfA Förderbank Bayern
2017  Artist Residency, Bauhaus Stiftung Dessau
    Project Award, for exhibition ‘Omnibus 3000‘ in Galerie der Künstler; Akademieverein München
2015  Catalog Award, LfA Förderbank Bayern

TEACHING
since 2019    lecturer, Digitale Räume (MA); Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Department of Architecture
              lecturer, Color Theory; Academy of Fine Arts Munich, Department of Architecture
since 2018    lecturer, Form Heute (BA); Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Department of Architecture
2015 - 2018  lecturer, Digital Media; University of Applied Sciences Munich, Department of Design
              lecturer, Analog Drawing Techniques; University of Applied Sciences Munich, Department of Design
              lecturer, Design Conception and Development; University of Applied Sciences Munich, Department of Design
2015 - 2017  lecturer, Artistic Drawing Techniques, Academy of Fashion and Design Munich

EDUCATION
• Dissertation, Faculty of Philosophy and History, Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main (current)
• Master of Arts, Aesthetics, Faculty of Modern Languages, Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main
• Diploma, Fine Arts, Academy of Fine Arts Munich
• Bachelor of Arts, Industrial Design, School of Design Pforzheim




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