CHRISTINE RUSCHE BIOGRAPHY



[ Education | Exhibitions | Collections | Awards | Residencies | Professional Experience }

Born: Germany
Current Residence: Rotterdam, Netherlands



EDUCATION

2000
Examen of art-teaching, Academie of fine arts, Stuttgart, Germany

2001
Examen of fine arts (B.F.A.), Academie of fine arts, Stuttgart, Germany
Areas of Specialization: drawing, painting, installation, video



EXHIBITIONS

Solo Shows

1998
Exhibition "Don’t be afraid of good friends" in the gallery Szekely & Partner, Stuttgart

2000
04/2000 Exhibition of the fi nal exam “Drawing and photography”, Akademie der Bildenden
Künste, Stuttgart
03/2001 Exhibition “Raum_1” ,gallery ‘Schapp - Der Effektenraum’, Mario Strzelski, Stuttgart
room as a drawing, installation
04/2001 “Not at Home”, collaboration with Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart
07/2001 “Im Labor”, drawings, Steinbeiss Tranferzentrum, Esslingen
24.11.2001 „zuid art“, presentation of my work in Stichting B.a.d, Rotterdam (Netherlands)

2002
22.03.2002 ROEM-Drawing, Installation of a room drawing, ROEM, Rotterdam (Netherlands)
22.05.2002 “Framed spaces” (drawings), guest at the opening: Rebecca Moran (Chicago), “just visiting” (video, performance), Gallery “REIHE 22”, Stuttgart

2003
“Outwhere,” Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, USA, for the Absolut L.A. International Biennial

Group Shows

1994-2000
Participation in exhibitions of the Stuttgart academy, twice a year

1995
Participation in the exhibition “Saftig” (room installation), Museum Turmschulhaus, Backnang

1997
Participation in the exhibition of the SPD-Landtagsfraktion, Stuttgart
“6 young artists from Stuttgart” in the Museum of the city Tiblisi, Georgia (former Russia)

1998
Participation in International Filmfestival Munich with the Super 8 animationfi lm »Gräulinge«

1999
Participation in International Videofestival Bochum (Film: “Guten Lars”)

2000
Participation in the exhibition “Klasse - you don’t need a lot of imagination to think of how it got it’s name” in Kunstverein, Kirchheim/Teck
Participation in “6. Große Kunstausstellung”, St. Andreasberg

2001
“Dacapo“ Kunst und Kultur, Suttgart, presentation of “schapp_run”, video, 10 min
10/2001 “Points of view - the perspective in contemporary art”, Künstlerhaus + Kunstverein, Dortmund
(Catalogue)
30.11.2001 Participation in “ROOM the Shop“, ROOM, Rotterdam (Netherlands), Linz (Austria),
Stockholm (Sweden)
08.12.2001 Participation in “interactie“ with a room installation, de Fabriek, Eindhoven (Netherlands)
16.12.2001 Participation in “Allnighter”-video art, Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam (Netherlands)

2002
08/2002 Roomdrawing “room_4”, groupshow in the gallery Open-End Art, Chicago (USA)
12/2002 Participation in “ROOM the Shop“, ROOM, Rotterdam (Netherlands)

2003
May 2003 Spacescapes-Landlines (room drawing + sound/text work), in TENT, Rotterdam (NL)
Collaboration with Steven R. Barich (Oakland, CA)



COLLECTIONS

Since 2000 3 Drawings, Collection of the Graphothek of the city Stuttgart, Germany



AWARDS/GRANTS
2000 price of the Academie of Fine Arts Stuttgart
2001 grant from DAAD (Germany) for postgraduates for 8 month in Rotterdam (Netherlands)
2002 project subsidy from the CBK, Rotterdam
2002 grant from the Academie of Fine Arts Stuttgart for 3 month in Chicago (USA)



RESIDENCIES

2001-2002 Foundation B.a.d., Rotterdam, Netherlands (6 month)



PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

1993-94
Co-author of “Freitreppe”, open artspace and showroom
Internship in graphic design in an advertising agency

Since 1999
Freelancer in graphic design and art
Projects: “project-partner stuttgart” for EXPO 2000, Hannover
Catalogues for art exhibitions and different museums, posters, invitation, cards, CI’s, flyers, design of books and exhibitions

1999
Assistance of art teaching, (High School), Stuttgart



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