• Iris Schomaker
  • Iris Schomaker
  • Iris Schomaker
  • Iris Schomaker
  • Iris Schomaker
  • Iris Schomaker
  • Iris Schomaker
  • Iris Schomaker
  • Iris Schomaker
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About the artist
BORN

1973 in Stade (Germany), lives and works in Berlin, Germany

EDUCATION

1994-1998 Fine Arts at Muthesius Hochschule Kiel, Germany and as a visiting student at HfBK Hamburg, Germany
1996-1997 Academy of Fine Arts in Bergen, Norway
1996 Academy of Fine Arts in Trondheim, Norway

GRANTS and AWARDS

1999/2000 Künstlerhaus Lauenburg, scholarship of the federal state Schleswig- Holstein, Germany

EXHIBITIONS

2017 Iris Schomaker – New Works, Galerie Alex Daniëls – Reflex Amsterdam (solo exhibition)

2016 Supposed to be, Kunstverein Schwimmhalle Schloss Plön e.V, Plön, Germany

2015 “You knee them in the chin…” ONE NIGHT GROUP SHOW, Spor Klübü, Berlin, Germany 1+1=22, Galerie Roy, Zülpich, Germany

VOM GROSSEN UND GANZEN, Teil 2, Die Sammlung Haus N in der Gerisch-Stiftung, Neumünster, Germany Beijing International Art Biennale, Beijing, China
Cold Readings #1, Circus Eins, Putbus, Rügen, Germany

2014 Verzweigt: Bäume in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Museum Sinclair-Haus, Bad Homburg, Germany being a person (solo exhibition), Galería Vilaseco Hauser, La Coruña, Spain
Berlin Heist/ When Nowhere Becomes Here, Mediation Biennal, Poznan, Poland
redifining modernity – Los Angeles/ Berlin, Art in Embassies, Berlin, Germany

one day soon (solo exhibition), Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany

2013 Athenaeum /425 Jahre – Kunst aus Stade, Kunsthaus Stade, Stade, Germany
The end…my only friend, Neues Problem, Berlin, Germany
Vereinzelt Schauer – Formen von Wetter, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt a. M., Germany

2012 Speak more truth (solo exhibition), Distrito 4, Madrid, Spain (cat.)
ein Bild, eine Skulptur, ein Film, Neues Problem, Berlin
Doing real things (solo exhibition), Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany

2011 Paperwork, U37 Raum für Kunst, Berlin, Germany Große Erzählungen, Take/Maracke, Kiel, Germany

2010 Berlin Transfer, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany

2009 Songs of Love and Hate (solo exhibition), Landeskulturzentrum Salzau, Salzau, Germany (cat.)

2007 Review, Galerie Thomas Schulte Berlin, Germany Grafik im Licht, Berlinische Galerie, Berlin, Germany Silence, Aba Art, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

2006 Recent Paintings (solo exhibition), Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany 2004 Odd Strictly Rules (solo exhibition), Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin, Germany

Galerie M+R Fricke, Düsseldorf, Germany

2003 60 artists, Galerie PughPugh, Berlin, Germany
Kunst und Sport, exhibition of the German Olympic Society, Leipzig, Berlin, Cologne, Munich, Germany

2002 Alte Schnürsenkelfabrik Wuppertal “Alles mögliche”, Munster, Germany sound of looking, enja wonneberger gallery, Kiel, Germany

2001 MALEREI, (with Jan Pohl and Trine Boesen, enja wonneberger gallery, Kiel, Germany Staatliche Galerie, Zoppot, Poland

All`Esedra, exhibition in the framework of the presentation of the Collection Marzona in the Villa Manin in Passariano, Italy

2000 47. Landesschau Schleswig-Holstein, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Germany nordwestkunst, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, Germany
um und bei, Kunstverein Schloß Plön, Germany
Malerei, (solo exhibition), Künstlerhaus Lauenburg, Germany

1999 junger westen `99, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Germany
mermaiding (solo exhibition) enja wonneberger gallery, Kiel, Germany similar grounds, KX Kampnagel, Hamburg, Germany
works on paper, Stalke Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

1998 home run, enja wonneberger gallery, Kiel, Germany
Warten auf das Glück, final show, PRIMA-Kunst, Kiel, Germany

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Berlinische Galerie, Berlin
Deutsche Bank Sammlung, Frankfurt am Main Kunsthalle Recklinghausen
Sammlung des Landes Schleswig Holstein

BIBLIOGRAPHY (SELECTION)

Speak More Truth, Catalogue, The Green Box, 2012
Songs of Love and Hate, Catalogue, Argobooks, 2009
“Daniel Marzona interviews Iris Schomaker”, Juliet Art Magazine, Italy, 2004

Iris Schomaker

Request about this work
Untitled (woman reading / paravent)
2017
watercolour and paint on paper
198 x 148.5 cm
Untitled
2017
watercolour and paint on paper
34.9 x 25.2 cm
Untitled
2017
watercolour and paint on paper
37.9 x 23.9 cm
Untitled
2017
watercolour and paint on paper
29.9 x 25.4 cm
Untitled
2017
watercolour and paint on paper
141 x 81 cm
Untitled (cadmium red tiles/black face)
2017
watercolour and paint on paper
228 x 158 cm
black book rose ground, 2016
watercolor and oil on paper
156 x 87 cm
Fox
2017
watercolour and paint on paper
128 x 71 cm
Cecile (striped lady), 2016
oil and watercolor on paper
240 x 160 cm
Reading, 2016
watercolor and oil on paper
161 x 238 cm
Ohne Titel, 2015
Watercolour and oil on paper
31x21.2 cm | 12 1/4 x 8 1/3 in
Untitled (cadmium red tiles/black face)
2017
watercolour and paint on paper
228 x 158 cm