Mia Unverzagt

Contact
  • CV
    • 1997-2004

      Studied New Media with Prof. Ulrike Rosenbach and Intermedia with Prof. Daniel Hausig at the Hochschule der Bildenden Künste Saar

    • 2002

      Diploma with honours

    • Master student of Prof. Hausig

    • 2003/2004

      Visiting professor at the Academia National de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba

    • 2007

      Lectureship in photography, Bremen University of the Arts

  • Scholarships and prizes
    • 2013

      Residency scholarship at Schloss Wiepersdorf, Brandenburg

    • 2012

      Residency scholarship from the state of Bremen in Berlin

    • 2010

      Diamond Exchange residency scholarship, basis-frankfurt

    • Residency scholarship Worpswede

    • 2009

      Annual scholarship Lower Saxony (did not participate)

    • Working grant from the Kunstfonds, Bonn

    • 2006

      NRW travelling grant for New York

    • 2003/2004

      Annual scholarship from the Ludwig Foundation in Havana, Cuba

    • 2000

      Scholarship from the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation, Berlin

    • Working scholarship from the Ludwig Foundation in Havana, Cuba

    • 1998

      Award of the city of Saarbrücken

  • Solo exhibitions
    • 2012

      Before the time - Atelierhaus Roter Hahn, Bremen

    • 2011

      No es solo la totalidad lo que está en cuestión - Galeria Luz y Oficios, Havana

    • It’s not just about the whole thing - Vorwerk Syke

    • No es solo la totalidad lo que está en cuestión - Centro Fotográfico M. Alvarez Bravo, Oaxaca, Mexico

    • 2010

      innendruck - außendruck, Kunstverein Pforzheim

    • 2009

      Dignidad - Caracol de Oventic, Mexico

    • Femininity and power - Casa de la Cultura, Zacatecas, Mexico

    • 2008

      We’ll talk about that - Public space Bassum

    • Drawings - Gallery Robert Keller, Kandern

    • 2007

      Object - Trace - Memory - Haus Hall, Ratheim

    • Catch the eye - Gallery Herold, Bremen

    • Hesitation! - Gallery Obornik, Hildesheim

    • 2006

      Wet pain - Harlem Studio Gallery, New York

    • Encontrarse para … - Casa Humboldt, Havana

    • Meeting to…- K4 gallery, Saarbrücken

    • Why I love Fidel Castro - Saar Democracy Foundation

    • 2005

      We’ll talk about that - Pförtnerhaus, Dresden

    • 2004

      Algunos dibujos - Galeria Diaz Peláez, Havana

    • 2003

      please make me a girl - Leonding, Austria

    • 2002

      forbidden room - Saarland Museum Saarbrücken

    • 2000

      Do you see me through these eyes - performance in public space, Havana

    • Tell me - Galeria Luz y Oficios, Havana

    • 1999

      Street of 13 January - Installation in public space, Saarbrücken

  • Group exhibitions
    • 2012

      8stunden27 - Small track hall at the goods station, Bremen

    • Law & Order - Social Court Oldenburg in the Elisabeth-Anna-Palais, Oldenburg

    • 2011

      Art Spring 2011 - Bremen

    • 2010

      Seeing Stars - Riga Art Space, Riga, Latvia

    • 2010

      33rd Bremen Promotion Prize for Fine Arts 2009 - Municipal Gallery, Bremen

    • 2009

      Graphic Art Biennale - Novosivirsk, Russia

    • 2008

      (No) Fear - Kunstverein Mannheim

    • 2007

      Cuba Exchange - Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe

    • nomadic studio Betonale - Bremen/Tenever

    • 2006

      Un muro mejor es possible - Galeria Trapaga, Havana

    • Buenavista - Casa de JEFF, Havana

    • 2005

      please make me a girl - Leonding, Austria

    • 2004

      Flags - Fotofest, Houston Texas, USA

    • 2003

      Lichtzeichen - temporary gallery (with Caroline Armand), Braunschweig

    • 2000/2001

      Intercambio Sin Ser Conocido - project organisation with exhibitions at the 7th Havana Biennial, Cuba