Ulrich Gebert

1976
born in Munich, lives and works in Leipzig

1998-2003
studies at the Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig, Class of Timm Rautert

2001-2002
studies at Glasgow School of Art

2003-2005
masterclass of Timm Rautert, Leipzig

2006
MA graduation in Photography at the Royal College of Art, London

exhibition (selection)


2015
UR, KLEMM'S, Berlin, (solo exhibition)

2014
exhibition of the DZ Bank stipend laureates, Art Foyer DZ Bank, Frankfurt am Main
In Context: The Portrait in Contemporary Photography, Wellin Museum of Art, Clinton, USA
Past and Present, Museum Folkwang, Essen

2013
now here. Contemporary Art. From the Kunstfonds, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden

2012
Field, Fotografia Festival Internazionale di Roma, MACRO, Rome, Italy
5 x 2, Lothringer 13, Munich
Kitchen Talk, KLEMM'S, Berlin
The Negotiated Order, Winkleman gallery, New York, USA (solo exhibition)
Reich mir die Hand, DZ Bank Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt am Main
Für Hund und Katz ist auch noch Platz - photography from the DZ Bank collection Frankfurt am Main, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen
Ulrich Gebert: A Rat is a Pig is a Dog is a Boy, Basis Frankfurt e.V., Frankfurt am Main (solo exhibition)

2011
Für Hund und Katz ist auch noch Platz, DZ Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt am Main
Über die Metapher des Wachstums, Frankfurter Kunstverein; Kunstverein Hannover; Kunsthaus Baselland, Switzerland
Förderpreise 2011 der Landeshauptstadt München, Lothringer 13, Munich
Leipzig. Fotografie seit 1839, Museum für Bildende Künste, Leipzig

2010
Lovingly, Rose Peebles, Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale, USA
Ulrich Gebert: Amerika, Laboratorio de Arte Joven, Murcia, Spain (solo exhibition)
Walking the Dog, Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabrück
Mit Abstand ganz nah, Opelvillen Rüsselsheim
(Out of) Control, 7th Biennial of Photography, Liège, Belgium
This Much Is Certain, Winkleman gallery, New York, USA (solo exhibition)

2009
Life among Beasts, KLEMM'S, Berlin (solo exhibition)
Pete and Repeat, project space 176/Zabludowicz Collection, London, Great Britain
Cocker Spaniel and Other Tools for International Understanding, Kunsthalle zu Kiel und Ursula-Blickle-Stiftung 
Trophäenzimmer, Kunstverein Hildesheim (solo exhibition)
Traces, Foto Colectania Foundation, Barcelona; Centre for Photography, University of Salamanca; Exhibition hall of Caja Sol, Seville, Spain
Close the gap, Städtische Galerie und Kunstverein Speyer; Pfaffenhofer Kunstverein
Mit Abstand – ganz nah, Museum der Stadt Ratingen, Kunstmuseum Cottbus 

2008
Mutations II – Moving Stills, Berlinsche Galerie, Berlin
Close the gap #3, UBS Ermatingen and Zurich, Switzerland
Close the gap, Stadtgalerie Kiel
Mit Abstand – ganz nah, Kunstsammlungen der Städtischen Museen Zwickau, Museum der Stadt Ratingen, Kunstmuseum Cottbus 

2007
Wenn der Sonnentau..., Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Residenzschloß Dresden
exhibition of the laureates of the Marion-Ermer-award, Oktogon, Dresden (solo exhibition)
Amerika, KLEMM'S, Berlin (solo exhibition)
Arbre(s). Des regards photographiques, Festival Images au Centre '07, Château de Fougères-sur-Bièvre, France
Changing Faces, Scheltema, Leiden / MUVIM, Valencia
Überwensch (sic!), AMERIKA, Berlin (solo exhibition)

2006
New Photography from Leipzig, archeus, London
Les moment immobiles, Goethe Institut, Paris
ZeitRaumBild - 10 Jahre Dokumentarfotografie Förderpreise, Kulturforum, Berlin
A Thousand Leaves, AMERIKA, Berlin (solo exhibition)

2005
The Leipzig Lens, German Embassy, London, School of Arts, Glasgow
Typus, ASPN, Leipzig (solo exhibition)
A2, AMERIKA, Berlin
Streiflichter, Städtische Museen, Zwickau

2004
Kalte Herzen, Kunstbunker Tumulka, Munich
Fritz, Karl und Ilse, Kunstverein Jena, Jena
Just Good News for People Who Love Bad News, Galerie Eigen + Art, Leipzig
Werke im Dialog, Kunstsammlungen, Chemnitz

2003
Case Studies, Galerie der HGB, Leipzig
Silver & Gold, Galerie 20.21, Essen

2002
Hellfeld, Galerie Kleindienst, Leipzig

 

scholarships and awards

2013
working stipend of DZ BANK Kunstsammlung, Frankfurt am Main

2011
working stipend of the Foundation Kunstfonds Bonn
promotion award of the city of Munich

2010
working stipend of the Endowment Foundation of the Free State of Saxony

2007
award by the Marion-Ermer-Foundation

2006
working stipend by the International Photography Research Network EU Culture 2000 “Changing Faces” commission at the University of Valencia

2005
Grosvenor Photography Commission 6, London, Great Britain

2004
Scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Programme for London

2003
Award of documentary photography by the Wüstenrot Stiftung

2001
Reinhardt-Wolf-Award / Körber Foto Award

 

publications


2007
AMERIKA, Kerber Verlag, Edition Young Art
laureate-catalogue for the Marion-Ermer-Award, ed. by the Marion-Ermer-Foundation

2005
artist book Typus, edition of 50