*1986 / France
lives and works in Berlin

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Anaïs Edely is a French-German visual artist who was born in the hilly part of the Ardèche in France. After having graduated from the École Estienne in Paris in 2007, Edely then obtained a diploma with distinction in information and communication design from the Münster School of Design.

Edely has presented her research on body, movement and gaze in several solo exhibitions in Europe, amongst others at Galerie Schaufenster, Essen, in 2010, under the auspices of the European Capital of Culture, at Guest Studio Daglicht, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, in 2015, and at Raum für drastische Maßnahmen, Berlin, in 2016.

Furthermore, she has exhibited her works in national and international group exhibitions, most recently she has partaken in FetishX0, within the AkT Project, Artzavod platforma, Kiev, Ukraine, and in Drawing for the future, Salon für Kunstbuch at the Belvedere 21. Museum of Contemporary Art, Wien, Austria.

 

STUDIES

2007-2010
Master with distinction in information and communication design,
Münster School of Design (MSD), Münster, Germany

2005-2007
Diplôme des métiers d'art in Illustration, École Estienne,
École supérieure des arts et industries graphiques (ESAIG), Paris, France

2004-2005
Année Préparatoire, Foundation course in applied arts, Lycée Diderot, Lyon, France

 

RESIDENCIES

2016
Textile Lab, TextielMuseum Tilburg, Netherlands

2015
Grafisch Atelier Daglicht & kunstenaarswerkplaats Beeldenstorm, Eindhoven, Netherlands

 

GRANTS & FUNDINGS

2016
Exhibition funding for Formwandel, Art and Culture department of the Mitte district of Berlin, Germany

2015
Project funding for Jägerporn, Goethe-Institut Rotterdam, Netherlands

2011
International DAAD Grant (Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst),
grant of the German Academic Exchange Service, Germany

2005-2007
Fondation Vallet, Bourse d’études pour étudiants de l’académie de Paris,
grant for outstanding students of the Academy of Paris, France

 

EXHIBITIONS

2018
Seasons & Directions, Eye Level Gallery, Halifax, Canada
Platz 71. Künstlerbücher, Bund Offenbacher Künstler, Offenbach am Main, Germany

2017
FetishX0, within AkT Project, Artzavod platforma, Kiev, Ukraine
Drawing for the future, Salon für Kunstbuch at the Belvedere 21. Museum of Contemporary Art, Wien, Austria

2016
Formwandel, duo exhibition with artist Zora Jankovic, weisser elefant, Municipal Gallery Berlin-Mitte, Germany
Jägerporn, solo exhibition, Raum für drastische Maßnahmen, Berlin, Germany
Anonymous Drawings, Kunstverein Rüsselsheim, Germany

2015
Anonymous Drawings, Galerie Geyso20, Braunschweig, and artQ13, Rome, Italy
Jägerporn, solo exhibition, Guest-Studio Daglicht, Eindhoven, Netherlands
Anonymous Drawings, Galerie Nord, Kunstverein Tiergarten, Berlin, Germany

2011-2014
Annual group exhibitions, Emser-Atelier Neukölln, Berlin, Germany

2010
ruhr.2010, Galerie Schaufenster, under the scope of the Essen European Capital of Culture year, Germany
Mensch du Vieh, Degree Exhibition, Münster school of Design, Germany

2009
Münster ist Berlin, group exhibition, Münster, Germany
Close Up!, group exhibition as part of the 59th Berlinale, C/O Berlin, Germany

 

PERFORMANCES

2016
Dialogues, interdisciplinary performance with Naïma Ferré (movement), Gösta Wellmer (Electronics) and Anaïs Edely (live sketching), R., Berlin

2015
Idiotie und Widerstand, drawing performance at Herbstsalon, Sophiensaele, Berlin

2014
Amimation, interdisciplinary theater and drawing performance at 100 Grad, festival for young talent theater, Sophiensaele Berlin, Germany

2013
Art for Democracy, Democracy for Azerbaijan – insitu drawing performance for Bulistan’s music video, Berlin, Germany

2012
48 Stunden Neukölln, drawing performance, culture festival, Berlin, Germany