Stef Heidhues

Biography

Stef Heidhues

1975

born in Washington D.C., USA
lives and works in Berlin, Germany

1999-2005

Study of Visual Arts at HfbK Hamburg with Franz Erhard Walther

2003

École nationale des Beaux Arts Lyon, France

Scholarships / Awards (selection)

2011

Artist in residence, APT Studio Programm, New York City

2012/13

EHF 2010 Trustee Programm, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung

2015/16

Travel grant for Los Angeles, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

2018

Fellowship Villa Aurora, Los Angeles

2020

Artist in residence, CCA Andratx, Majorca

2021

Scholarship of Stiftung Kunstfonds

Solo exhibitions (selection)

2021

CREEP COOL, Kunstverein Jesteburg, Germany
Backstage with the Modern Dancers, Galerie EIGEN + ART Berlin

2020

Die Souffleure, Galerie EIGEN + ART Leipzig

2018

Martin Groß, Stef Heidhues, Galerie EIGEN + ART Leipzig

2016

Space Takers Space Makers, nationalmuseum, Berlin
Brake Baby, Tacho, Berlin

2015

BETWEEN HERE AND NOW, Marion Scharmann, Cologne, Germany

2013

Trespassers Only, Rudolf Scharpf Galerie, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany

2012

Come As We Are, Marion Scharmann Gallery, Cologne, Germany
Yes Sir, No Sir, Kunstverein Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen, Germany

2011

Emanuel Geisser. Stef Heidhues. Ricou Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

2010

Minor Frequencies, Parrotta Contemporary Art, Stuttgart and Project Space, Berlin

2009

Mongolische Reiter, Marion Scharmann Gallery, Cologne, Germany

Group exhibitions (selection)

2021

DOSIS, Institut für Zukunft, Leipzig, Germany
Onboarding. Fünf neue Mitglieder des Deutschen Künstlerbundes, Deutscher Künstlerbund, Berlin, Germany
RAUM-ZEIT-ODYSSEE, Mies van der Rohe Haus, Berlin, Germany

2020

„in other words...", Labor Projektgalerie, Cologne, Germany

2019

not everything means something, honey, Galerie EIGEN + ART Leipzig
RealitätsCheck, Sammlung Peters-Messer, Kunstraum Potsdam, Germany
Maske. Kunst der Verwandlung, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
Peninsula, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Intoto, invited by Thomas Fugeirol, L40, Berlin

2018

Spuren im Raum, mit Stef Heidhues, Veronika Kellndorfer, Cyrill Lachauer, Alexej Meschtschanov, Hans Christian Schink, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, Germany

2017

Revolte, Galerie EIGEN + ART Berlin
Und hier ist Beginn und das Ende ist dort, Hothouse 4 Rough Translations, Munich, Germany
Elastic Collisions, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria

2016

Formen in der Dämmerung. invited by Jérôme Chazeix. Kunsthalle M3, Berlin
De Lirio / Raritätenladen, invited by Caro Suerkemper, Galerie Braubach five, Frankfurt, Germany
Trading Places – Vom Handeln der Dinge, Galerie 5020, Salzburg, Austria
Trading Places – Vom Handeln der Dinge, L40, Berlin, MEWO Kunsthalle Memmingen, Germany

2015

Lady Fitness Contemporary presents Kunstverein Amrum @ ∫tatsion, Germany
Arcadia Unbound, Funkhaus Berlin
No Show, tête, Berlin curated by Adrian Schiesser
trinkets for the rich, nationalmuseum, Berlin
Berlin Art Prize, District Berlin
New Adventures in Vexillology, Kunstverein Amrum, Germany
Drawing Storage, Goethe Institut, Bologna, Italy

2014

On Paper, Gallery Christine König, Vienna, Austra
Westerwald. Stef Heidhues, Timo Roter, Malte Urbschat, Sebastian Zarius, Salon 8,  Hamburg, Germany
Das MAHO Programm. About Sculpture, Lady Fitness, Contemporary Artspace, Berlin
Liebe / Love. Wilhelm-Hack-Museum Ludwigshafen, Germany
Ground Control To Major Tom, Marion Scharmann Gallery, Cologne, Germany

2013

Gastspiel Rheinland, Galerie Mathias Güntner, Hamburg, Germany
Viola Bittl. Stef Heidhues. Philip Seibel, EIGEN + ART Lab, Berlin
Caution: Things may appear different than they are, Auf AEG, Halle 20, Nürmberg, Germany
STROM Festival im Kunsthaus Rhenania, Cologne, Germany
Love Triangle, Goethe Institut & Instituto Cervantes, Stockholm, Sweden
Nur Hier, German Federal Collection of Contemporary Art, Ankäufe von 2007-2011, Bundeskunsthalle Bonn, Germany
Wer zurückbleibt, wird zurückgelassen, KV St. Pauli Tour, KV Langenhagen, KV Leipzig, KV Heidelberg, Wendländischer Kunstverein, Germany

2012

en désordre, Philara Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany
Tektonika Barbara Kasten & Magicgruppe Kulturobjekt, Kunstverein Nürnberg, Germany
Magicgruppe Kulturobjekt, Ludwig Forum, Aachen and Kunsthal Extra City, Antwerp, Belgium
Brussels Cologne Contemporaries, Carlswerk, Cologne, Germany

2011

Auxiliary constructions, curated by Petra Reichensperger, Kunsthaus Dresden, Germany
Magicgruppe Kulturobject, w139, Amsterdam, Denmark
line-up, Marion Scharmann Gallery, Cologne, Germany
Duell / One can have both fleas and lice, curated by Lisa Frei, ChristingerDeMayo, Zürich, Switzerland
Nachtauslage, Lena Brüning, Berlin

2010

(Post.)Surreal Art from Meret Oppenheim to Mariella Mosler, Levy Gallery, Hamburg, Germany
The Mistake, essays and observations, Berlin
Seismograph, The Forgotten Bar, Berlin
Exhibition 10th anniversary, Kunstverein Glückstadt, Germany
Number Seven, Gallery Sebastien Ricou, Brussels, Belgium
Weisser Schimmel Or you can observe a lot by watching, Phönix Art, Falckenberg, Germany Collection, Hamburg, Germany
Capc, où la vie saisie par l‘art, Capc Bordeaux, France
Von dritten Räumen, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany

2009

Minton‘s Playhouse, Artnews projects, Berlin
Diesseits der Alpen: Hunger Jenseits der Alpen: Durst, Berlin

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