Bettina Elmpt

Field of Practice:

Visual Arts

City, Country:

Düsseldorf, Germany

Year:

1992, 1993

Born 1956 in Düsseldorf. After having studied architecture for 2 years, she studied art (sculpture) 1979-86 at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, with professor G. Uecker.

Grants: 1983 Paris grant by the Ministry of Cultural Affairs, North Rhine-Westphalia; 1986 Project Civitella d´Agliano; 1990 Working grant by the Senate for Cultural Affairs, Berlin; 1997 artists´ residence Künstlerdorf Schöppingen.

Awards: prize at “Kunst und Ordnung” contest of the company ELBA 1991; Kahnweiler Foundation sponsorship award, Rockenhausen 1992.

Exhibitions (selection): Kunstverein Region Heinsberg 1992; Neuer Aachner Kunstverein 1992; Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart 1993; Akademie Schloss Solitude 1993; Landeskunstwochen Baden-Württemberg 1993; Festival de toutes les cultures, Paris 1995; Belleville Milieu du Monde, Paris 1995; “Ganz unten”, Schöppingen 1997; “Hohlwege”, Schöppingen 1998; “Das Fest”, MKV, Düsseldorf 1998; “Innen-Außen”, Kunstverein Aalen 1998.