Anke Becker

born in Frankfurt/Main - Germany

lives in Berlin

education

1993-1999 studies visual arts at Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weißensee

1994 living and working for one year in Rome, Italy

activities / projects

since 2004 member of Damensalon Berlin artist network and monthly salon with special guests

2006 founder of the exhibition and art project Anonymous Drawings

since 2006: continuous artistic interaction with Inken Reinert and Veronike Hinsberg on collaborative drawing installations

since 2012 economicwords, conceptual webblog about the concealed beauty behind the everyday news of the world of finances and economy

awards & scholarships

2016
April: artist in residence  Raketenstation / Stiftung Insel Hombroich
Oktober: artist in residence Vermont Studio Center, USA

2015
artist in residence Kimmel-Nelson-Harding Center for the Arts, Nebraska City,NE USA

2014 artist in residence Millay Colony fort he Arts, Austerlitz, USA

2011 artist in residence Vermont Studio Center, USA

2007 Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt art IT

2005 Daimler-Chrysler-scholarship  Casa di Goethe, Rome/Italy

publications / editions / artist books

ANONYME ZEICHNER 2013 / CATALOG edited by Anke Becker

Featured artist in NASTY MAGAZINE, Rome 2013 

featured artist in FUKT # 11 2012 – Magazine for contemporary Drawing
Edited by Björn Hegardt / Revolver publishing

ANKE BECKER - WORKS ON PAPER, edited by Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt 2008, text: Frank Seehausen, ISBN 978-3-937476-87-2

ANONYMOUS DRAWINGS N°1 - 10

ANONYMOUS DRAWINGS / ARCHIVE SELECTION 2009 edited by Anke Becker

KRISTALL, artist-book by Anke Becker
edited for etHall Gallery, Barcelona/Spain

THE SEA, artist book, 2010
edited by Columpio Gallery Madrid/ Spain

METEOR, artist book, 2010
edited by Columpio Gallery Madrid/ Spain

CONSTRUCTING UTOPIA, 2 artist books 2012
edited by Columpio Gallery Madrid/ Spain