CV Frances Scholz

 

Frances Scholz

* 1962 in Washington D.C. (US)

1982 – 1988   University of the Arts (UdK), Berlin (DE)

1988          master student of Prof. Kuno Gonschior

lives and works in Cologne (DE)

 

SCHOLARSHIPS / PRIZES

2016

Artist Residency, Chinati Foundation, Marfa (US)

Grant for vinyl record “Songs of Amboy”, Braunschweig University of Art (DE)

2015

Grant for “Amboy”, Arts Foundation NRW, Dusseldorf (DE)

2014

Grant for “Amboy”, Braunschweig University of Art (DE)

2011

Grant, Gender Studies, Starlite, Braunschweig University of Art (DE)

2002

Grant, Los Angeles, Kultusministerium NRW, Dusseldorf (DE)

1999

Artist Residency, Villa Massimo, Rome (IT)

1996

Kunstfonds, Bonn (DE)

1995

Grant, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Bonn (DE)

1993

Grant, Peter-Mertes, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn (DE)

1992

Junger Künstler Nordrhein-Westfalen Award, Dusseldorf (DE)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected)

 2017

“Hugging machine (T.G. Throne)”, ak Raum, Cologne (DE)

“AMBOY”, The Kitchen, New York (US)

“Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz: monads, bodies, and the nature of perception”, Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles (US)

2016

“Orange, you glad you can read”, Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles (US)

“AMBOY”, premiere at Museum Ludwig, Cologne (DE)

open studio and screening of “AMBOY”, Locker Plant and Crowley Theatre, hosted by the Chinati Foundation, Marfa (US)

“Starlite “, screening and talk, The Emily Harvey Foundation, New York (US)

“AMBOY” and “Episodes of Statlite”, Scala Programmkino, Lüneburg (DE)

“AMBOY – the European Premiere”, Filmforum Museum Ludvig, Cologne (DE)

2015

“Frances Scholz & Mark von Schlegell: AMBOY”, The Wattis Institute, San Francisco (US)

“Moves#91″, Image Movement, Berlin (DE)

“Starlite I-V at A.M”, A.M All Hallows Church, London, (UK)

“Filmscreeenings, Frances Scholz and Mark von Schlegell”, Etablissemnt d’en Face, Brussels, (BE)

2014

“AMBOY”, Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles (US)

“Starlite V and Epilogue of Starlite as part of Horologics”, New York (US)

 

GROUP SHOWS (selected)

2017

films by Frances Scholz and Aura Rosenberg as part of a collaboration on “Berlin Childhood around 1900 “, Summer School Walter Benjamin 2017, Portbou (ES)

“paperfile “, Positions Berlin art fair (DE)

“Wahnsinn “, Kunstgruppe, Cologne (DE)

films by Frances Scholz and Aura Rosenberg as part of a collaboration on “Berlin Childhood around 1900 “, Galleria Studio, Warsaw (PL)

2016

“Mary and Aura Rosenberg: The Pop-Up Postcard Project, Joan, Los Angeles (US)

“Fantasie ” (catalogue), Halle für Kunst, Lüneburg (DE)

“The Snoring princess “, Kunstgruppe, Cologne (DE)

2015

Artists Against AIDS, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn (DE)

“Early Riser “, screening at Woman under Surveillance, Symposium at KHM, Cologne (DE)

“paperfile “, Positions Berlin art fair (DE)

group show with Heike-Karin Föll, Caitlin Lonegan, R.H.Quaytman, Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles (US)

“Raumstationen-87″, Kunstverein Hannover (DE)

“20 Jahre Halle für Kunst”, Lüneburg (DE)

2014

“Works on Paper”, Tony Wuethrich Galerie, Basel (CH)

“LADIES FIRST“ Künstlerinnnen aus der Sammlung Schaufler”, SCHAUWERK, Sindelfingen (DE)

“on&on&on”, Kunstgruppe, Cologne (DE)

“Stock on”, Tony Wuethrich Galerie, Basel (CH)

“Schikimicki–Double Feature”, with Harun Farocki, Satellite Space, Santa Monica (US)

“Michaela Eichwald, Barry Johston, Mathias Kryger, Frances Scholz, Jill Spector”, Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles (US)