Hier finden Sie die aktuelle Vita von Helga Franz auf Englisch und Deutsch als pdf:  2017.FRANZ-cv

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Honors. Awards. Prizes

2016 Grant Dorsch-Straub-Stiftung for the print publication Asymptoten
2014 Grant Dorsch-Straub-Stiftung for the print publication Tangenten
2009–14 Senate for Science, Research and Culture of Berlin, studio promotion
2011 Projectfund for Cultural Education Berlin, Grant for the project Leben forschen
exhibition and educational program with three Berlin schools and 120 pupils
2010 1. Place, Invited Competition Art in Public Spaces, Liebigschule Berlin
2006 1. Place, Invited Competition Art in Public Spaces, Museum Neukölln von Berlin
2005 2. Place, Invited Competition Art in Public Spaces, Otto-Hahn-Gesamtschule, Berlin
2004 2. Place, Invited Competition Art in Public Spaces, OSZ I, Frankfurt Oder
2001 2. Place, Invited Competition Art in Public Spaces, LVA Brandenburg, Frankfurt Oder
2000 1. Place, Invited Competition Art in Public Spaces, Helene-Häusler-Schule Berlin
2000 2. Place, Invited Competition Art in Public Spaces, Kleist Kultur- und Kongresszentrum, Frankfurt Oder
1998 1. Place, Invited Competition Art in Public Spaces, Oberstufenzentrum für Energie- und Elektrotechnik Berlin
1998 Botho-Graef-Kunstpreis der Stadt Jena: Licht (Exhibition for Botho-Graef Art Prize, City of Jena: Light)
1994 Stiftung Kulturfonds, One Year Grant
1993 Stiftung Kulturfonds, One Year Grant
1993 Berlin candidate for Villa Massimo
1992 Pro Helvetia, Schweizer Kulturstiftung (Cultural Foundation of Switzerland)
1991 Senator for Cultural Affairs/Senator für Kulturelle Angelegenheiten Berlin, One Year Grant
1990 Council for the Arts, Massachusetts Institute of Technology M.I.T.
1987–88 Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst DAAD, One Year Grant Mexico-City

University Teacher 1993 to 2001

As a university teacher she built up the teaching for Threedimensional Art at the University of Leipzig, and teached students of all university levels. She set up further educations for teachers, as well as facultative courses for university students in Germany and abroad.

Honorary and non university Teaching/Engagements since 1995

Since 1999 she is a curator for competitions for art in architecture and in urban spaces. She holds a series of positions and memberships, as member of Sculpture Network since 2012, Werkstattkommission des Berufs-verbandes Bildender Künstler Berlin (Head of Advisery Board for permanent workshops and studios for analog and digital media, Berlin Federation of professional Artists) 2009–11, member of Deutscher Künstlerbund (German Artist Association) since 2008, member of the executive board of Berufsverband Bildender Künstler Berlin 2007–09, member of Kommission für Kunst im öffentlichen Raum (Advisery Board for Art in Public Spaces), Pankow-Prenzlauer Berg 2001–2007, and Künstlerischer Beirat, Büro für Kunst im öffentlichen Raum, Berufsverband Bildender Künstler Berlin (Commission of the Office for Art in Urban Spaces in Berlin) 1999–06.

Academics. Studies

2002–03 Digital Media. Visualization of Architecture. Academy for Digital Media Berlin, Germany
1989–90 Studies as a Postgraduate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology M.I.T., Cambridge, USA
Advanced Visual Design, Prof. Otto Piene, Center for Advanced Visual Studies, C.A.V.S., M.I.T.
Art and the Environment, Prof. Otto Piene, Paul Earls, C.A.V.S., M.I.T.
Space Habitat Design, Prof. Ranko Bon, Dept. of Architecture, M.I.T.
Holography, John Powell, C.A.V.S., M.I.T.
Glassblowing, Ass. Prof. Michael J. Cima, Ceramics Processing Research Laboratory, Dept. of Material Science and Engineering, M.I.T.
History of Human Flight (fakultativ), Prof. Hansman, Dept. of Aeronautics and Astronautics, M.I.T.
1987–88 Experimentación Plástica (Threedimensional Experimentation), Prof. F. de Santiago Silva,
Prof. A. Guzman, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México U.N.A.M., Mexico-City, Mexico
1985–86 Malerei (Painting), Prof. Kai Sudeck
Hochschule für Bildende Künste (University for Visual Arts) Hamburg, Germany
1980–85 Malerei und Grafik(Painting and Grafical Art), Prof. Per Kirkeby
Akademie der Bildenden Künste (Academy for Visual Arts) Karlsruhe, Germany

Works in Collections

· Senat von Berlin. Stadtmuseum/Senate of Berlin, Museum of the City
· NBK Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
· MDC Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin/Molecular Medicin Berlin-Buch
· Jenoptik, Jena
· Berliner Künstlerförderung/Berlin Artist Promotion, Senat Berlin
· Works in private collections in Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Benelux
· Lectures and publications.
· Monographies and art catalogues of the self founded publisher visuell.virtuell in the German National
Library/Deutsche Nationalbibliothek DNB (Frankfurt, Leipzig), Editions in private collections

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