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DURA is an artist and musican working mostly with metal, visual media installations and live performances.
She grew up in Hanover, Germany. She finishing her art-degree at

Burg Giebichenstein, Halle Saale by Prof. Andrea Zaumseil and in Dresden HfBK, class of sculpture Prof. Wilhelm Mundt. 
 

based in Berlin / Leipzig Germany
 

DURA * in Hanover / Germany

2015-2017 Master Course, Sculpture with Prof. Wilhelm Mundt, HfbK Dresden (DE)

2016-2017 Master Course semester with Prof. Carsten Nicolai, HfBK Dresden (DE)
2015 Diploma with Honors Sculpture/Metal with Prof. Andrea Zaumseil, Burg Giebichenstein, Halle (DE)
2013 Erasmus scholarship / Johan Muyle, La Cambre École d´Art, Brussel/Belgium (B)
Active as a modern musician
 

Solo exhibition (selected) 

2018

Vector I Träger - with Emma Wilson, Frappant e.V., Hamburg

2017

Response, with Tobias Gellscheid, Galerie Bernau, Bernau / Berlin
 

2016

Widerhall, with Tobias Gellscheid, Eisfabrik – Weiße Halle, Hannover

chapter 1A, Galerie nachtspeicher23, Hamburg

Group Exhibitions​ (selected)

2020

Scholarship Exhibition, Fresh A.I.R., Berlin

me IRL, curated by Melissa Huang, Dalton Gallery at Agnes Scott, Georgia, USA

scholarship exhibition, Fresh A.I.R., Projektraum Urban Nation, Berlin

BREAK OUT: Series 2, LA Art Documents, Los Angeles, USA

[SHIFT:ibpcpa] The Biennale of Performance, Collaborative and Participatory Arts, curated by Ayshia Taskin im The Wall Space Gallery, Scotland, UK

2019

Shades of Black, størpunkt Gallery, Munich

Ideenwerkstatt Projektausstellung, DA-Kunsthaus, Hörstel

2018

Arsenal, Masterclass 02, INTER disciplinary SHOP, Spinnerei, Leipzig
II III X #01, Galerie nachtspeicher23, Hamburg
Right Here, Right Now - Spinnerei UNTERGESCHOSS 14, Leipzig

Gegen Die Schwerkraft, Giegling at Funkhaus, Berlin

2017

MEISTER 17, Motorenhalle. Projektzentrum für zeitgenössische Kunst, Dresden

Ding und Wesen, Galerie BRIDGET STERN im Künstlerhaus FAKTOR, Hamburg

Full Stop, PILOTENKÜCHE, Leipzig

Masterclass – Cold Turkey, KIII Galerie, Hannover

Metamorphosis. The Human Stories, Galerie Brühlsche Terasse, Dresden

Metamorphosis. The Humen Stories, Ocean City Art Cener, Ocean City, NY, USA

Prize​s I scholarship

2020

Trustee-Programm EHF 2010, scholarship Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Germany

2019

Arbeitsstipendium, Nosedive, Kunststiftungen Sachsen Anhalt und Kloster Bergische Stiftung

2018

Graduated scholarship,  ANOMALIE, Burg Giebichenstein Halle Saale, Saxony-Anhalt

2017

Local Participants Program, work scholarship 2017, PILOTENKÜCHE, Leipzig


Projects

2019

MATTER, Fresh A.I.R., Urban Nation, Berlin

E-Sound of Silence, zeitraumexit, Alte Feuerwache, Mannheim 

Come as you are, Soundperformance for Mara Sandrock, INTER disciplinary SHOP, Spinnerei, Leipzig

2017

XIANG TANG and YIWEN SHAO, Music for Crosslucid, London/Berlin (UK/DE)