Andrea Wilmsen

Art discipline: 
Andrea Wilmsen is a German artistic photographer, currently living in Berlin and Chicago. Andrea studied at Neue Schule für Fotografie in Berlin and is a member of VG-Bildkunst, Bonn. Her work has been shown nationally and internationally, a.o. at Goethe Institute Los Angeles, Villa Aurora, Le Festival Voies Off des Recontres d´Arles and was featured in art and architecture magazines. A selection of her work can be found amongst other at the catalogue of Catalan photography, initiated by the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC).
Important projects / Exhibitions: 
Selected Exhibitions: 2020 EMOP, European Month of Photography, group exhibition, Kunsthaus Sans Titre, Potsdam 2020 Perspective Gallery, curated group exhibition, Evanston, Chicago 2020 Blumberg Fotokunst, Schein und Wirklichkeit, Potsdam 2020 Neue Schule für Fotografie, REIZ, curated by Eva Bertram, Berlin 2019 Le Festival Voies Off des Recontres d´Arles, Fotohaus Berlin/Paris, Arles, France 2019 transformart festival, Sonntag, by invitation of the collective CameraD, Berlin 2019 Keep your Eyes peeled, a.o. with Jessica Backhaus and Wolfgang Zurborn, aff Galerie, Gallery Weekend Berlin 2019 aff Galerie, Raum und Identität, w. Peter Braunholz, ArtistTalk with Julia Rosenbaum, Berlin 2018 Triennale der Photographie Hamburg, curated group exhibition by Freundeskreises des Hauses der Photographie, Deichtorhallen Hamburg 2018 Monat der Fotografie OFF, Curated Photo Festival, Fragile Realities, Berlin 2018 Espronceda, Center for Art & Culture, Barcelona, "Kreatur" 2017 ICAA, Internationaler Club im Auswärtigen Amt, Berlin, "Berlin meets Los Angeles", Berlin 2017 48 Stunden Neukölln, kuriertes Kunstfestival des Kulturnetzwerk Neukölln, Berlin 2016 Espronceda, Center for Art and Culture, "Borderlands", Barcelona 2016 WTArtspace, "Haikus or Poems of Broken Things", Barcelona 2016 Kommunale Galerie, curated group exhibition, Berlin 2015 MB Abram Galleries, Selected Photographs, Los Angeles 2013 Goethe Institute, „Berlin meets L.A.", Los Angeles
Awards / Prizes : 
2020 Selected Finalist, B.ODE, Verzasca Foto Festival, Switzerland 2020 Granted Artist Residency, Arteles, Finland 2018 Editor´s Pick, photo series, This very moment, LensCulture Emerging Talent Award 2017 Scholarship at Academy of Fine Arts, Salzburg 2017 3pm, Editor´s Pick at LensCulture Portrait Award and Street Photography Award