SEBASTIAN FORKARTH


CONTACT

+49 (0) 176 32848462

mail@sebastianforkarth.de



1985

Born in Herdecke, Germany

2006 - 2012

Study Photography & Media | University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld

2010 - 2011

Study Photography | Bezalel Academy for Arts and Design Jerusalem

2012

Diplom with the project Ma‘ale Adumim

2018

Founding of ‘Builder Verlag’ Publishing House

EXHIBITION

Solo

2017 Take Strict Action Against The House I & II | C28 Gallery, Hannover

2013

Ma‘ale | Die Kassette, Zurich

2011

Are You Barcelona Or Madrid? | Goethe Institute, Ramallah



Group

2017

KR-I (Safe Haven) | Museum of Contemporary Art, Bochum, GER

Take Strict Action Against The House II | Culture Night, Vilnius, LTU

2016

The Girl From The City Of The Giant Buddha | JNU Galery, New Delhi, IND

KR-I (Safe Haven) | ‘Chennai Photo Bienale’, Chennai, IND

Take Strict Action Against The House | ‘Chennai Photo Bienale’, Chennai

2015

KR-I (Safe Haven) | ‘Delhi Photo Festival 2015’, New Delhi, IND

Are You Barcelona Or Madrid? | „Territories“, DASA Dortmund, GER

2014

The Color In Architecture | La Chambre, Strasburg, FR

Are You Barcelona Or Madrid? | Alte Stadtbibliothek, Bielefeld, GER

2013

Ma‘ale | ‘Le Bal’, Paris, FR

Westsidefilde | ‘Concrete Poetry’, Museum of Contemporary Art, Bochum

Ma‘ale | ‘PhotoIreland Festival’, Dublin, IRL

Ma‘ale | ‘MIA | Milan Image Fair’, Milan, ITA

2012

The Jewish Engagement in Photography, Felix Nussbaum Haus, Osnabrück Ma‘ale | ‘And Next Year In Jerusalem, Bielefeld, GER

Are you Barcelona or Madrid? | Bookfair Leipzig, GER

AWARD & RESIDENCE

2017

Ruhrresidence 2017 stipend for KR-I (Safe Haven), GER

2014

Best Portfolio Award at Deichtorhallen Museum, Hamburg, GER

The Color In Architecture | Special nomination ‘Archifoto’, Strasburg, FR

2013

Shortlist ‘6th Fotobookfestival Dummy Award’, Bridges-Projects Photoaward, GER

2012

Shortlist ‘Archifoto’, Strasburg, FR

Shortlist ‘Unpublished Dummy Award’, Amsterdam, NL

PUBLICATION

2018

Take Strict Action Against The House | Builder Verlag

2012

Ma’ale | Self Published

2010

Are You Barcelona Or Madrid? | Self Published

LECTURE & TALK

2017

Guest lecture at Ruhrakademie Schwerte, GER

Guest lecture at Sandwell College West Bromage, UK

Workshop ‘Memories’ at Ecole Intuit.lab for Focus Photo Festival, Mumbai

2016

Artist Talk at JNU SAA Gallery New Delhi, IND

Artist Talk ‘Photography and the city’, University of Hildesheim GER

Guest lecture at Ecole Intuit.lab Mumbai

2014

Guest lecture at Bezalel Academy Jerusalem