Hanna Nitsch, born in Freiburg in 1974, studied philosophy and German language and literature, and later fine arts with Peter Dreher and Silvia Bächli in Karlsruhe and with Herrman Albert and Klaus Stümpel in Braunschweig. In 2003 she was accepted into the Cusanuswerk's scholarship programme for gifted students and in 2007 she completed her studies with a scholarship for master students. Hanna Nitsch lives and works in Braunschweig.
Vita 1994 - 1997 Studied philosophy and German language and literature at the University of Freiburg i. Br. 1997 - 1999 Study of fine arts at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste Karlsruhe with Peter Dreher and Silvia Bächli 1997 - 2007 Study of fine arts at the HBK Braunschweig with Hermann Albert and Klaus Stümpel 2001 Working experience Victoria/Vancouver (Canada) 2007 Master student of the HBK Braunschweig 2008 Working experience Vancouver (Canada) Exhibition catalogues: I LOVE WOMEN IN ART edited by Janine Mackenroth and Bianca Kennedy, 2020 25 jaar Kunstvereniging Diepenheim, Veldwerk 2015 Ostrale, handle with care 9th International Contemporary Art Exhibition, Dresden 2015 Salon Salder, Neue Kunst aus Niedersächsischen Ateliers, Ubique Municipal Art Collections Salder Castle 2014 Ostrale, Around You 8th International Contemporary Art Exhibition, Dresden 2014 2nd Ruhrbienale, Homo Ludens, Spiel, Traum & Trauma 2. Ruhrbienale, AortA Kultur e.V., Edition Phönix Shanti 2012 Künstlerkinder, from Runge to Richter, from Dix to Picasso Kunsthalle Emden, Kehrer-Verlag, 2012 Clemens Botho Goldbach and Hanna Nitsch The prizewinners of NordWestKunst 09 Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, 2010 +10/2007 Exhibition on the Columbus Art Foundation project, 2007
Awards 2003-2007 Scholarship of the Cusanus Episcopal Study Foundation 2007 Nominated for the Columbus Foundation Scholarship Max Ernst Scholarship of the City of Brühl Scholarship for master students of the HBK Brunswick ZONTA Scholarship 07 of the city of Goslar 2009 Prize of the Northwest Art 09, Wilhelmshaven 2013 Nominated for the Morgner Prize 2014 Scholarship "Reprint" of the foundation NordLB/public and municipal gallery Wolfsburg 2018 Artist in Residence "MIGRATION - OSTRALE", Dresden 2019 Artist in Residence "WOMANISM", Nairobi/ Kenya 2020 Art Prize of the SPD Parliamentary Group of Lower Saxony
Solo Exhibitions 2018 GROSSER WURF #1 Hall 267 - Municipal Gallery Brunswick 2016 BE PATIENT! / VOL.2 Art Museum Wiesbaden 2015 BE PATIENT! / VOL.1 Municipal Gallery Wolfsburg 2014 TRYING TO BE LIKE.../ VOL2 Municipal Gallery Schorndorf 2013 TRYING TO BE LIKE.../ VOL1 Gallery Robert Drees, Hanover 2012 ELISABETH Modern Art Installations Johanniterkirche, Feldkirch (Austria) 2011 DER KURZ ANDAUERNDE GENUSS DER ERDBEERE Museum Schloss Bad Arolsen, Kassel FLEURS DU MALS #2 Augsburg Art Society FLEURS DU MALS #1 Art Association Diepenheim (NL) 2009 JANEINVIELLEICHTFÜRIMMER Wolfenbüttel Art Association
Group Exhibitions 2020 Berührt Werden, Museen Boetcherstraße, Bremen Womanism - Resistance and Repair, Circle Art Gallery Nairobi Kind! Baroque monastery Bad Schussenried, Biberach 2019 Collectors Room - with Jorinde Voigt, Sabrina Fritsch, Maria Brunner - Hamburg