We are very happy to present ‘Glue Addiction’, a collective exhibition about analog collage curated by Jorge Chamorro, a collage artist, graphic designer and a good friend of us from ESDIP Madrid.
Join us to the Vernissage on Friday 24th May at 8pm.
You can visit the exhibition from the 24th May to the 25th June.
On this exhibition you will find pieces of some of the best German collage artists:
Born 1966, is a freelance graphic-designer, collagist, setdresser, decorateur and painter. Isabel is also supporting and caring for mentally and physically disadvantaged people. Currently she lives and works in Berlin.
Born 1979 in Heidelberg – Baden Württemberg/ Germany
1985 – 1989 Primary School, after that changed to junior high School in Herborn/Hessen.
1995 – First small Group Exhibition with Friends in Herborn with Paintings.
1996 -Made my General Certificate of Secondary Education. A Gap Year taken to do voluntary work in an Old peoples Home followed.
1997 – 2000 went to nursing School in Frankfurt/ Main and finally became graduated Nurse in 2000.
Alongside to my Education and being in the Job i could develop my Painting and Drawing being in different Courses. Courses for figure Drawing given by Günther Maniewski (nude Drawing) and Courses for Acrylpainting given by Claudia Klee at „Malakademie Frankfurt e.V.“
2004 Malakademie Frankfurt Group Exhibition with Acrylpaintings „Sensuality“
2008 moved to Wetzlar/Hessen living with my Man.
Since 2011 started visiting three Acrylcourses „Experimenting with Form and Colour“.
2012 /Febuary International „Diorama of an Art Exhibition“ in Los Angeles at Noelle Malines Musée 16.
2012 /June Exhibition at Hessentag: „Rund um Wetzlar“ with Paintings. Two more Exhibitions will follow this Summer.
Kerstin Stephan was born in East Germany in 1961. She studied cultural sciences and, via distance learning, graphic design. In addition, she has journeyman’s certificate as a crystal grinder and a journeyman’s certificate as an interior decorator.
She has exhibited her work in numerous solo and group exhibitions throughout Germany, England, Ireland, and Estonia. Her work has been published many times in 3×3 magazine NY, Creative Quarterly NY, Slanted and Freistil.
She was also invited from James Gallagher to the exhibition “CUTTER edges 2011″ in Skibbereen (Ireland) and Berlin. In 2008, she was nominated for the Art Award of the LICC London International Creative Competition in the category of illustration professional. Today she lives and works in Jork nearby Hamburg.
Having grown up and studied Communication Design in Germany, spent a semester at an advertising agency in New York and after all he founded the design studio ICE CREAM FOR FREE in Berlin. Specialising in the interlacing of contrasting materials via collage, his work has been used by the likes of Adidas, Wired Magazine or several record labels.
“My collage style is, in fact, nothing more than a continuation of the work from my kindergarten days. Today the results are more diverse and more complex, but the difference is not actually that big at all.”
Jorge Chamorro (Madrid, 1972) is a graphic designer, teacher and collagist.
Bachelor’s Degree in Audiovisual Communication from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid in 1995, he worked as a graphic designer for several studios and agencies, until he set up his own studio in 2005, where he develops communication projects for different clients.
He combines his work as a designer with teaching. As a graphic design teacher he provides creativity and design workshops, both for adults and children.
Besides designing and teaching, he develops artistic projects, to date mainly collages. He produced his first collage collection in 2006, and since then it has become an irreplaceable artform. He has exhibited regularly in a variety of venues and his work has been published in many national and international media.