Entry Title: "Hut II"
Name:
Richard Zeiss
, London,United Kingdom
Category and Expertise: Painting, Professional


Entry Description:

An enquiry into the friction between motif semantics (N.B. the painting is based on a concentration camp near Hamburg) and motif aesthetics.

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Qualifications and training
2005-2006 MA Fine Art, Byam Shaw at Central Saint Martins, London

2000-2003 BA Fine Art, Fr. Kunstakademie Rhein, Essen & Krefeld, Germany

1997-1999 MBA, IESE Barcelona, Spain

1989-1993 MSc, University of Vienna, Austria


Selected exhibitions
2009 ARCO 2009, ARCO Madrid/Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Madrid

2007 Breaking the mould picking up the fragments, Front Projects, London

2007 Art Forum Berlin 2007, Art Forum Berlin/Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Berlin

2007 This Is Happening, Galerie Georg Kargl, Vienna

2007 Sovereign European Art Prize 2006/07 Show, Rochelle School, London

2006 Directions 06, Lethaby Gallery @ Central Saint Martins, London

2006 Exposition, Mashed Potato, London

2006 Final Show MA Fine Art, Byam Shaw at Central Saint Martins, London

2006 EXHIBITION, Nolia's Gallery, London

2005 MOs Aarsfest, MO, Oslo


Competitions, prizes, and awards
2007 Strabag Art Award, Shortlisting, Strabag Art Forum, Vienna

2007 Sovereign European Art Prize 2006/07, Shortlisting, Rochelle School, London