Approved: 23.05.2011

Christiane Thalmann

Artist

Approved: 23.05.2011

Christiane Thalmann is an artist based in Sheffield, UK.

She is interested in various aspects of contemporary life. Subject matter has included issues around women, the effects of childhood and finding one's way in the world, relationships, and ideas around home and elsewhere. She employs a wide range of media including photography, video, drawing, writing, sound, animation, altered pre existing

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  • Location: Sheffield, Yorkshire
 

Biography

Christiane Thalmann is an artist based in Sheffield, UK. She is interested in various aspects of contemporary life. Subject matter has included issues around women, the effects of childhood and finding one's way in the world, relationships, and ideas around home and elsewhere. She employs a wide range of media including photography, video, drawing, writing, sound, animation, altered pre existing material and installation. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally including Rich Mix, London, Site Gallery, S1 and Bloc Space, Sheffield, Bristol Festival of Photography, Ladyfest, Manchester, South Square Gallery, Bradford, Crescent Arts, Scarborough, Microgallery, Windsor, WAMMFest, Maryland, USA, Directors Lounge, Berlin, Germany, Zeche Scherlebeck, Herten, Germany, Gasthaus zum Baeren, Zurich, Switzerland and art and film festivals in Holland, France, Spain and Mexico.

CV & Education

EDUCATION

2005 MA Fine Art, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield

1999 Diplom Fotografie/ Film Design, FH Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

2011 Microgallery, Firestation Arts Centre, Windsor

2009 'Learning to dance', Bloc Space, Sheffield

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2014 Urban Research, Directors Lounge, Berlin, Germany, Gasthaus zum Baeren, Zurich, Switzerland 

2013 Anonymous, Old Market Gallery, Rotherham

2013 Sheffield Fringe: Bloc Open Studios, Bloc, Sheffield

2012 'Chemistry of Incidence', S1 Artspace, Sheffield

2012 Photo Open, East London Photo Month, Rich Mix, Shoreditch, London

2011 ‘Ever Remote’, South Square Gallery, Bradford, Site Gallery, Sheffield, Crescent Arts, Scarborough

2011 'artgaffa& girlfriends', Zeche Scherlebeck, Herten, Germany

2011 Assembly 11: Last Requests, Bloc Space, Sheffield

2011 WAMMFest (Women And Minorities in Media Festival), Towson University, Maryland, USA

2010 'Crossing the Threshold', Bristol Festival of Photography, Bristol

2008 Ladyfest, Zion Arts Centre, Manchester

2007 Host7: Home Disco, Various, Sheffield, Annonay (France), Amsterdam (Holland), Santander (Spain), Mexico City (Mexico)

2006 Assembly, Bloc Space, Sheffield

 

AWARDS 

2007 Arts Council England Award

2004 Arts Council England Award

 

PUBLICATIONS

2007 part of the Host section in 'The Sheffield Pavilion' (distributed at the Bienale in Venice and the Documenta in Kassel, published by Site Gallery, Sheffield, distributed by Cornerhouse, Manchester, ISBN 978 1 899926 86 0)

2007 HAG DVD 02 Various – Host 7: Home Disco (DVD containing examples of work from 18 artists included in the Host 7:Home Disco screening programme, available though www.hostoffice.org.uk)

2004 HAG DVD 01 Various – Host 4: Cinema (DVD containing examples of work from 36 artists included in the Host 4:Cinema show, limited edition of 200, available though www.hostoffice.org.uk)

2000 part of ‘Parallelwelten’ (exhibition catalogue, DGV-Die Gestalten Verlag, Berlin, Germany, ISBN 3-931126-51-X)

1997 ‘Menschen im Gemeinschaftskrankenhaus’ (photography/ text book about a hospital in Herdecke, Germany, Klartext Verlag, Essen, Germany, ISBN 3-88474-561-1)