Artist talk with Michelle Harder and Isabell Ratzinger

15.07.2021 — 16.07.2021, 18:00

Michelle Harder (*1995, Stuttgart, DE) lives and works in Offenbach am Main (DE). Before she started her studies at the University of Art and Design in Offenbach (DE) with Prof. Heiner Blum and Prof. Heike Schuppelius in 2015, she completed a state approved ballet dancer training in 2009. Her sculptural works deal with questions of corporeality and identity. In 2020 she was a one-year scholarship holder of the Künstlerhilfe Frankfurt (DE). The artist has exhibited with the following institutions (selection): Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt am Main (DE), Zollamt Galerie, Offenbach am Main (DE), Hafenhallen, Offenbach am Main (DE), Kappus Seifenfabrik, Offenbach am Main (DE).

Isabell Ratzinger (*1996, Mainz, DE) lives and works in Offenbach am Main (DE). She has been studying at the Hochschule für Gestaltung Offenbach since 2015. Previously, she studied sociology at the Johannes Gutenberg-University in Mainz (DE). She has exhibited her installations and spatial interventions in the following institutions, among others: Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt am Main (DE), Kunstverein Familie Montez, Frankfurt am Main (DE), Magma Maria, Offenbach am Main (DE), 1822-Forum, Stiftung der Frankfurter Sparkasse, Frankfurt am Main (DE), Kunstforum der TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt (DE), Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden (DE), Zollamt Studios, Offenbach am Main (DE).

In the artist talk, the audience can get into conversation with the artists about their works and artistic practices.

The talk will be moderated by Franziska Nori and will be held in German. The admission is free of charge.

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