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Karla Zipfel, born 1993 in Freiburg (Germany), is a Hamburg-based artist.

Transferring two-dimensional image-making into installation settings, her artistic interests include matters of design, visual and linguistic communication, and the intersection of digital and physical space.

Karla Zipfel, born 1993 in Freiburg (Germany), is a Hamburg-based artist.

Transferring two-dimensional image-making into installation settings, her artistic interests include matters of design, visual and linguistic communication, and the intersection of digital and physical space.

education

since 2019: HFBK Hamburg, Master of Fine Arts, with Prof Simon Denny
2019: Fine Art, Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design Halle, with Prof Stella Geppert
Anglistics/Education Studies, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle
2015-2016: Study abroad, Fine Art, University of Leeds (UK)

Selected exhibitions

group/solo

2021
(upcoming) Conditions of a Necessity. Kunsthalle Baden-Baden.

2020
Situation 1 und andere. Kunsthalle Basel
Evidence of Daisy-Chaining. KDK Deichtorhallen Hamburg
Digital Secrets. die digitale Düsseldorf

2019
Close to Driving Ban. Die Digitale/Stadtmuseum Düsseldorf
CLOUDSLIME. Schöner Laden Halle.
Diplomparcours. Kunststiftung des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt Halle
0345 – 686 43 988. +Olearius Halle

2018
Die Idee dafür kam aus Amerika. Galerie Burg2 Halle
Text^3. Spinnerei Galerien Leipzig.
Text^3. Burg Galerie im Volkspark Halle
Nachtblenden. +Olearius Halle

2017
Das ist ein Bild. Das ist kein Bild. Burg Galerie im Volkspark Halle
Wo ist hier, wenn dort schon da war? +Olearius Halle

2016
And Again. B.A. Fine Art Degree Show, University of Leeds, UK

grants

2015-2021: study scholarship of Villigst foundation 
2020: project grant by Freundeskreis der HFBK Hamburg
2017: residency at Künstlerstadt Kalbe, DE
2016: Passey Prize in Art, University of Leeds