Angela Fette

* born 1970 in Hamburg, Germany, lives and works in Dusseldorf, Germany

 

1994 – 1996 Visual Communication, Hochschule für Gestaltung, Offenbach, Germany

1996 – 1999 Painting and Performance, Class Peter Angermann, Städelschule Frankfurt/ Main, Germany

2000 – 2003 Sculpture, Painting and Performance, Class Hubert Kiecol, Gerhard Merz, Oswald Wiener, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany

2003 Diploma, Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany

2011 Launch of Artist Group and Band "WeisserWesten" (Duo with Phillip Schulze)

2012 Launch of Artist Group Beaster
(Quartett with Christian Jendreiko, Phillip Schulze, Sascha Hahn)

 

Residencies: 

1999 Parsons School, New York City, USA

2011/2012 Bronner-Residency, Kunststiftung NRW, Cary and Dan Bronner Stiftung and
Goethe Institut,Tel Aviv, Israel

2013 Theater Freiburg, Germany (with Artist Group Beaster)
Ein Hod, Israel

Scholarships:

2017 Kunststiftung NRW
2015 Stiftung Kunstfonds, Bonn
Bat Jam Art Institute, Bat Jam and Kunststiftung NRW, Bat Jam, Israel

 

Exhibitions and Performances (2013–2018):

2018/2019
Volatile Dreams - the art of world exhibition, Museum MARTA, Herford
Leben mit dem Du- Schwundstufen des Indiviums, Parkhaus im Malkastenpark, Düsseldorf

2017
Des Platitudes, Kunstverein Heinsberg

2016
Dystotal, Ludwig Forum Aachen, Aachen
Kumsitz, KIT - Kunst im Tunnel, Düsseldorf
Totale-Out of Shape, Maschinenhaus Essen, Essen
What my work is about, solo performance at Beton Box, Düsseldorf
King Gong show by Weisser Westen, Shakespeare Theatre, Gdansk, Poland
Rhythm show by Weisser Westen, Theater Kampnagel, Hamburg
King Gong show by Weisser Westen, Elektro Müller (Kling Klang Studios), Düsseldorf
Eckig, show by Weisser Westen, Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf

2015
Künstler Sammeln (Sammlung Katharina Fritsch), Akademiegalerie, Düsseldorf
Welcome to Pagan Peaks, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art (Temporary Relocation), Israel
The Banquette by Beaster, Akt II of an opera in progress at MUHKA, Museum of Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium
Weisser Westen at Sputnik Bar, Tel Aviv, Israel
The Evolution hews her children (Weisser Westen),show at Bat Jam Art Institute, Bat Jam, Israel

2014
Money or Life! solo show at Tyson, Cologne
La pour Lalala, solo show at Salon des Amateurs, Düsseldorf
Podrobka- the Avantguarde does not surrender, group show at Gdańska Galeria Miejska, Gdansk, Poland
Das Maß ist voll by Beaster: performance with Beaster, an opera in progress, three scenes, Bergerkirche, Düsseldorf

2013
Air, solo show and performance, Kunstverein Luebbecke, Germany
Kannibalismus today - men eating from a radically constructivistic perspective,solo show, Center, Berlin
Dinner of a Faun, performance during Kosmisches Beispiel 2 by Christian Jendreiko
Im Laub der Dekade - In the leaves of the decade, performance,Badischer Kunstverein Freiburg
Dance around the Golden Tapir, performance at Julia-Stoschek-Collection, Düsseldorf


Publications:

in progress: Angela Fette, (new works from 2010 to today), edited by Apparent Extent, Cologne, 2019

Neue Düsseldorfer Kunstszene in 70 Portraits, Wienand Verlag, Cologne, 2017

Art Forum International, Dec 2016, Best of 2016, Angela Fette´s Tapir breathing (presented by Katharina Fritsch)

Dystotal, Ludwig Forum Aachen, 2016

Podrobka - The Avantguarde does not surrender, Galerya Gdanska Miejeska, Gdansk, Poland, 2014

Weisser Westen Double Vinyl LP, released by Apparent Extent, Cologne, 2013

Rising-Young artists to keep an eye on, edited by Olaf Salie and DAAB Media GmbH, Cologne, 2011

Die Hochzeit des Parameter, LP, Apparent Extent, München, 2011.

Angela Fette, edited by Katharina Fritsch, Düsseldorf, 2010.

Wrong, KIT- Kunst im Tunnel, Düsseldorf 2010.

Over And Out, AZKM, Münster 2009.

www.weisserwesten.com

www.beaster.org