Andrea Wilmsen is a Berlin based artistic photographer. Andrea worked for several years in the field of communications. before she dedicated herself since 2008 completely to photography. In 2017 she gained a scholarship from the University of Fine Arts in Salzburg. Her work has been shown nationally and internationally, a.o. at Goethe Institute Los Angeles and at Le Festival Voies Off des Recontres d´Arles and was featured in art and architecture magazines. Andrea is a member of the photographers collective aff gallery (Agentur Freier Fotografen). Traveling was and still is part of her artistic inspiration. She traveled within four continents (Oceania, USA, Asia, Europe). Andrea deepened her studies and experiences with Eva Bertram at Neue Schule für Fotografie in Berlin. A selection of her work can be found amongst other at the catalogue of Catalan photography, initiated by the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC). 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2019 aff Galerie, Raum und Identität, w. Peter Braunholz, ArtistTalk with Julia Rosenbaum, Berlin

2019 Ca L´ Antiga, Culture hub, Teiá, Barcelona

2018 Monat der Fotografie OFF, Curated Photo Festival, Fragile Realities, Berlin

2018 Espronceda, Center for Arts and Culture, Kreatur,  Barcelona 

2017/18 ICAA, Auswärtiges Amt, Berlin, Berlin meets Los Angeles, Berlin

2017 MB Abram Galleries, New Works,, Los Angeles

2016 Espronceda, Center for Arts and Culture, Borderlands, Barcelona 

2016 WTArtspace, Haikus or Poems of Broken Things, Barcelona

2015 MB Abram Galleries, Selected Photographs, Los Angeles

2013 Villa Aurora, Berlin meets L.A., Pacific Palisades, California

2013 MB Abram Galleries, Selected Photographs, Los Angeles

2012 H&R Gallery, Otium Negotium, Los Angeles

2010 CCA, The Womb, Berlin

2009 WW28, Chairs, Berlin

2008 Regular, Artspace, The room within the room, Brooklyn

 

Group Exhibitions

2019 Le Festival Voies Off des Recontres d´Arles, Fotohaus Berlin/Paris, Arles, France

2019 transformart festival, Sonntag, by invitation of the collective CameraD,  Berlin

2019 Gallery Weekend, a.o. with Jessica Backhaus and Wolfgang Zurborn, aff Galerie, Berlin

2018 Triennale der Photographie Hamburg, curated group exhibition by Freundeskreises des Hauses der Photographie, Deichtorhallen Hamburg

2018  48 Stunden Neukölln, The Rod, curated Art-Festival, Berlin

2018 Arte Vicenza, with M. A. Patrizio Gallery, Italy 

2018 A Ilha, strategies against the map, curated by Andrea Grützner and Federico Clavarino, Lisbon 

2017 YIA Art Fair, Stadtklima, Kunsthalle Kleinbasel, Paris

2017  48 Stunden Neukölln, Art-Festival, Shades of Whit,e, Berlin

2017  YIA Art Fair, Kunsthalle Kleinbasel, Basel

2016 Municipal Gallery, curated exhibition, What remains, Berlin

2015 Centro Cultural, Quien? Donde?, Barcelona

2013 Goethe Institute, Berlin meets L.A, with Corina Gamma, Los Angeles

 

Scholarships and Awards

2019 Artist-in-Residency Grant, Arteles Creative Center, Finland 

2018 Editor´s Pick, photo series, This very moment, LensCulture Emerging Talent Award

2017 Scholarship at Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg

2017 Editor´s Pick, 3pm, LensCulture Portrait Award

2017 Editor´s Pick, 3pm, LensCulture Street Photography Award

 

Publications

2019 Brennpunkt, Magazin für Fotografie, Edition 2/2019, Raum und Identität

2018 Brennpunkt, Magazin für Fotografie, Edition 4/2018, Fragile Realities

2018 Der Tagesspiegel, Checkpoint, Berlin meets Los Angeles, Berlin

2017 Brennpunkt, Magazin für Fotografie, Edition 4/2017, Berlin meets Los Angeles

2013 Domus, magazine for art and architecture, review of Berlin meets Los Angeles