Wiebke Groesch / Frank Metzger
live and work in Frankfurt/Main

Education
1998–1999 Research Studies, Institute for Contemporary Art, Akademie of Fine Arts, Vienna 1997  Diploma, Academy of Art and Design, Offenbach/Main

Selected Exhibitions
2018  As easy as, Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt/Main
2017  Minimal Gestures, Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt/Main
         Transformations, Galerie AKINCI, Amsterdam
2016  Remembering in Form“, Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt/Main
2015  3. Project Biennial of Contemporary Art, D-0 ARK Underground Konjic, Bosnia-
          Herzegovina
         “Parfümiert mit Dynamit”, basis, Frankfurt/Main
         “DEVOUR! Social Cannibalism, political redefinition and architecture”, Luru Kino
         at Spinnerei, Leipzig
2014  Buildering: Misbehaving the City, Blaffer Art Museum, Houston, Texas, USA
         Reeds without water, Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt/Main (Solo)
         Sammlungsausstellung Museum Wiesbaden
         Buildering: Misbehaving the City, Contemporary Arts Center (CAC),
         Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
         Tree House, Public Art Project, LGS, Giessen
2013  Schoene neue Stadt, Unionviertel Dortmund, Bohème Précaire and Urbane Kuenste
         Ruhr (Research Workshop)
2012  To the People of the City, Frankfurter Kunstverein (Solo)
         Hinter den Dingen, Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt/Main
         VISIT TINGBJERG, Contemporary Art Festival, Copenhagen
         Rose and Jack, Performance in Public Space, Offenbach/Main, supported by
         Bundesstiftung Baukultur (Solo)
2011  L’idée de nature, La Kunsthalle – Centre d'art contemporain, Mulhouse, France
2010  Transatlantische Impulse, Akademie der Kuenste, Berlin, (Cat.)
         First Review, Centre d'art contemporain, Bretigny, France
         Balmoral Blend, Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen (Cat.)
         Kosmos Kiosk, Neuer Kunstverein Giessen
         Lokalisation_Nische_Raum, Exhibition in Public Space, Duesseldorf
         Feeding the World, basis, Frankfurt/Main
2009  Playing the City, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main (DVD)
2008  All this, Darling, once belonged to us, basis, Frankfurt/Main (Solo)
         Vertrautes Terrain, ZKM – Museum fuer Neue Kunst, Karlsruhe (Cat.)
         Universum, Permanent Installation in Urban Space, Offenbach/Main (Solo)
         ORTung 2007, Galerie 5020, Salzburg (Cat.)
         Caszuidas, Screening in Public Space, Amsterdam
2007  New Borders, Skulpturenpark Berlin_Zentrum, Berlin (Solo)
         Gestalte/Create, Museum fuer angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt/Main (Cat.)
         Parcella, IMPEX Galéria, Budapest
         Skate Culture, Bildmuseet, Umeå/Sweden
2006  Skate Culture, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen/Norway (Cat.)
         40jahrevideokunst.de – was fehlt?, Projektraum Deutscher Kuenstlerbund, Berlin
         Ballkuenstler, Museum der Bildenden Kuenste Leipzig (Cat.)
         Heimspiel, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst (NGBK), Berlin (Cat.)
         Skate Culture, Preus Museum, Horten/Norway (Cat.)
2005  Transatlantische Impulse, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin (Cat.)
         7th Graz Biennale On Media And Architecture, Graz (Screening)
         4th Marler Video Installation Prize, Staedtische Galerie Luedenscheid
         Videonale 10, Kunstmuseum Bonn (Cat.)
         European Media Art Festival, Osnabrueck (Screening)
         loop pool, International Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen (Screening)
         See what happens, Halle fuer Kunst, Lueneburg; Muzej savremene umetnosti Beograd,
         Belgrade and New Media Center (kuda.org) Novi Sad (Screening)
2004  Nizza Transfer, Projekt in Public Space, Frankfurt/Main
         4. Marler Video-Installations-Preis, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten, Marl
         Quivid – Kunst am Bau-Programme of the City of Munich (Invited competion for Art
         in Public Space)
         em trânsito, Goethe Institute, Lisbon (Screening)
2003  un-built cities, Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn (Cat.)
         No Art – No City!, Staedtische Galerie, Bremen (Cat.)
         mutual fields, Galerie 5020, Salzburg
         Kunstpreis der Boettcherstraße 2003, Kunsthalle Bremen (Cat.)
         Handlungsraeume, Halle fuer Kunst, Lueneburg, (Cat.)
         V.I.D. – Festival for Video Art Bern, Switzerland (Screening)
2002  site-seeing – Die Disneyfizierung der Staedte?, Kuenstlerhaus, Vienna (Cat.)
         Zugewinngemeinschaft, 5. Werkleitz Biennale, Tornitz/Werkleitz (Cat.)
         Geschwindigkeit – Terrain der Zeit, Fotografie- and Medienkunstpreis, Wiesbaden
2001  Steadicam, Kuenstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems (Solo, Cat.)
         Frankfurter Kreuz, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main (Cat.)
         Frankfurter Positionen 2001, BHF–Bank Stiftung, Frankfurt/Main (Cat.)
         Auf offener Straße, Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien, Berlin (Cat.)
2000  Sehnsucht nach Utopie – Film und Fotografie im Dialog, Nassauischer Kunstverein,
         Wiesbaden (Cat.)
         European Media Art Festival, Kunsthalle Dominikanerkirche, Osnabrueck (Cat.)
         Die andauernden Staedte. Urbane Situationen, Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck
         Wir sprachen nie über das was geschah, rraum, Frankfurt/Main (Solo)
1999  Wendy & Mike, Institut für Gegenwartskunst, Wien (Solo)
         Wendy & Mike, 1822-Forum der Frankfurter Sparkasse, Frankfurt/Main (Solo, Cat.)
         monitoring, 16. Kasseler Dokumentarfilm- and Videofestival, Dock 4, Kassel
1998  kneten, rraum, Frankfurt/Main (Solo)
         kiss ffm, KX Kampnagel, Hamburg
         Schau, Stadt- und Universitaetsbibliothek, Frankfurt/Main (Cat.)

Grants and Awards
2013            Grant, Stiftung Kunstfonds
                   Winners of the Competition for Art in Public Space, LGS, Giessen
2012            Winners of the Convention K-2012 Competition for Artistic Interventions of the
                   Federal Foundation for Building Culture
2007            Artists in Residence, Symposium ORTung, Salzburg/Strobl
2005            Grant from Villa Aurora in Los Angeles
2003            International Studio Program Oslo, Office for Contemporary Art Norway
2001/02       Travelling scholarship, Hessische Kulturstiftung
2001            Artists Residency Award, Kuenstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, Bad Ems
1999/2000    Grant, Hessian Ministry of Science and Art (WG)
1998/99        Grant, Hessian Ministry of Science and Art (FM)
1998             First Prize, Competition for the Central Station in Heidelberg (WG)
1996–1999   German National Academic Foundation (WG)