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Alexander Blank (DE)

/ Education

2010-  lives and works in Munich (DE)

2004-2010  Academy of Fine Arts Munich (DE), Jewelry Department, Prof. Otto Künzli, Master Student

2002-2004  Staatliche Zeichenakademie Hanau (DE), technical college of design

2001-2002  Professional Goldsmith, Hannover (DE)

1999-2001  Staatliche Zeichenakademie Hanau (DE), technical school (apprenticeship)

1997-1999  Apprenticeship - Goldsmith, Altenstadt (DE) 

 

/ Solo Exhibitions 

2016  Ground Patrol - Ostfold Kunstsenter, Ostfold (NOR)

2015  Dear Heartbeat - Gallery Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam (NL) ...aus dem Wohnsitz in der Tiefe - Galerie Biro, Munich (DE)

2013  Reduced to Jimmy - Gallery Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam (NL) Blank Planet - Ornamentum Gallery, Hudson (USA)
         Kings of my Blues - Galerie ARTikel 3, Munich (DE)

2012  Mixed Pickles - Gallery Yu, Tokio (JP)
         Totem on the Sideline - Galerie ARTikel 3, Munich (DE)

2011  Where did the Night go? - Gallery Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam (NL)

2010  The Gathering - Gallery Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam (NL) Alexander Blank - Gallery Hnoss, Göteborg (SE) 

 

/ Group Exhibitions (selected)

2016  Cult - Stedelijk Museum `s-Hertogenbosch by Current Obsession, ‘s-Hertogenbosch (NL) Kunsthandverk 2016 - Ostfold                        Kunstsenter, Fredrikstad (NOR)
         KunstRAI - Gallery Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam (NL)
         everyday epics - Kunstpavillon, München (DE)

2015  From Here and There - Burg Gallery, Halle / Saale (DE) Black on Black - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester (UK) The Big Five -            Gallery Deux Poissons, Tokio (JP)
         KORU 5 - Imatra, (FI)
         Collective - Ornamentum, NYC (USA)
         Collect - Gallery Rosemarie Jäger, London (UK)
         Love and Loss - Lentos Art Museum, Linz (AT)
         Lux is the Dealer - Kunstpavillon, Munich (DE)

2014  Danner-Award 2014 - Schlossmuseum, Aschaffenburg (DE)
         Förderpreise 2014 der Landeshauptstadt München - Lothringer 13, Munich (DE) Mari Funaki Award - Gallery Funaki, Melbourne            (AUS)
         Wolperdinger run Away - Gallery Vice Versa, Lausanne (S)
         Difference and Repetition - Gallery NextLevel, Paris (FR)
         Difference and Repetition - Gallery Format, Bergen (NO)
         Collective - Ornamentum, NYC (USA)
         Collect - Gallery Rob Koudijs, London (UK)
         Bonzo Gonzo! - Projectspace J. Baumeister,Munich (DE)
         Sonderschau Schmuck 2014 - IHM, München (DE)

/ Awards

2015  Boundaries, 24. International Silverart Competition - 2. Prize, Legnica (PL)
2014  Förderpreis der Landeshauptstadt München, Bereich Schmuck, Munich (DE)
         Danner-Award 2014, prize of honour, Danner Foundation, Munich (DE)
2012  Herbert-Hoffmann-Preis 2012, IHM, Munich (DE)
2010  BKV Prize for Young Applied Artists - Finalist, Bavarian Craft Council, Munich (DE)
2008  Exclusive, 17. International Silverart Competition - 4. Prize, Legnica (PL)
2007  00/07 - Wettbewerb der Zeichenakademie, Hanau (DE)
2005  Oberbayerischer Förderpreis für Nachwuchskünstler - Schmuck und Gerät - 3. Prize, Munich 2004- Bayerischer Staatspreis für              Nachwuchsdesigner

2004  Gestaltendes Handwerk, Munich (DE)