FRANK MÄDLER

 

 

Education

 

2000                  MFA, Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, Academy of Visual Arts, Leipzig

1997-2000         Continuing studies with Prof. Astrid Klein, HGB, Academy of Visual Arts, Leipzig

1997                  Degree with honours, HGB, Academy of Visual Arts, Leipzig

1994-1995         Facultat de Bellas Artes de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain

1994-1996         Prof. Astrid Klein’s class, HGB, Academy of Visual Arts, Leipzig

1990                  Beginning of studies at the Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig / Academy of Visual Arts, Leipzig, Germany

 

Awards (Select)

 

2007                  “Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen”, three-month scholarship

2004                  German Bursary, Massimo Grant, scholarship for one year residency at the German Academy Rome Villa Massimo, Italy

2003                  SMWK artist scholarship for travel to Spain

1999-2000         Annual scholarship for artists from the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) for post-graduate studies at the

                          Facultad de Bellas Artes, Universidad Castilla La Mancha, Cuenca, Spain

1993-1998         Scholarship from the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes (Scholarship Foundation of the German People)

 

Artist Residency

2017                  Al Lado, Lima

2009                  Villa Massimo Memorabilia – Sächsische Künstler in Rom, Neuer Dresdner Kunstverein, Germany

2007                  “kunstraum syltquelle”, Artist in Residence, Sylt, Germany

                          Wenn der Sonnentau..., Residenzschloss, Dresden, Germany

2004                  German Bursary, Massimo Grant, scholarship for one year residency at the German Academy Rome Villa Massimo, Italy

 

Museum and Institutional Exhibitions (Select)

 

2017                 Angerlehner Museum, Thalheim bei Wels, Austria

                         Galerîa Lucîa de La Puente, Lima, Peru

2016                 Leonhardi Museum, solo exhibition, Dresden, Germany

2014                 Kunstforum Ostdeusche Galerie, Heimat? Osteuropa in der zeitgenössischen Fotografie, Regensberg, Germany

2013                 Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Lima, Collection of Jan Mulder, Lima, Peru

2011                 Museum der Bildenden Künste, Leipzig. Fotografie seit 1839, Leipzig, Germany

2010                 Langen Foundation, An die Natur, Neuss, Germany

2009                 Museum Frieder Burda, Natur Baden-Baden, Germany

2008                 Altana Kulturforum im Sinclair-Haus, An die Natur II, Bad Homburg, Germany

2007                 Altana Kulturforum im Sinclair-Haus, An die Natur, Bad Homburg, Germany

                         Residenzschloss, Wenn der Sonnentau..., Dresden, Germany

2004                 Villa Massimo, Salotto buono: dieci idee a Villa Massimo, Rome, Italy

2002                 HGB, Academy of Visual Arts, Masters of Fine Arts Exhibition, Leipzig, Germany

1998                 Schrödter House Centre, Schrödter, Leipzig, Germany

1997                 Council Chamber of Plettenberg City Hall, Germany

1997                 Leipzig Academy of Visual Arts, Photography – Graduates of the Leipzig Academy of Visual Arts, Berlin, Germany

                         HGB, Academy of Visual Arts, Exhibition of Graduates, Leipzig, Germany

1996                 Telecom Headquarters, Mädler-Schiemann-Koch, Leipzig, Germany

                         Point of view, Berlin, Germany

1994                 149, 2 kbm, Lindlar, Germany

                         Goethe-Institut, La Photographie en Saxe, Brussels, Belgium

 

Museum and Public Collections (Select)

 

Art Gallery of Ontario, Canada

Kunstforum Ostdeutsche  Galerie Regensburg, Germany         

La Maison Rouge - Fondation Antoine de Galbert

Mulder Foundation, Lima, Peru

ALTANA Kunstsammlung im Sinclair-Haus, Bad Homburg, Germany

Kupferstichkabinett, Dresden, Germany

Sammlung Deutsche Telekom, Germany

Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Dresden, Germany

 

Solo Gallery Exhibitions (Select)

 

2012                 Corkin Gallery, Basic Motion, Gold, Shine, Wiesen, Toronto, Canada

2008                 Corkin Gallery, Südwest, Toronto, Canada

2007                 Corkin Gallery, UT Silber und Polaroid, Toronto, Canada

2006                 Galerie J.J. Heckenhauer, Wege, Berlin, Germany

2005                 Corkin Gallery, Wege, Toronto, Canada             

                         Corkin Gallery, Eintracht, Toronto, Canada

2002                 Corkin Gallery, Winterarbeiten, Toronto, Canada

2001                 Jane Corkin Gallery, landeinwärts, Toronto, Canada

 

Group Gallery Exhibitions (Select)

 

2010                 Galerie Hübner & Hübner, Tiere (Animals), Frankfurt/M., Germany        

                         Corkin Gallery, Painting with a Camera, Toronto, Canada

                         Dogenhaus Galerie, Leipzig, Germany

2009                 Spinnerei, Werkschau, Leipzig, Germany

                         Neuer Dresdner Kunstverein, Villa Massimo Memorabilia – Sächsische Künstler in Rom, Dresden, Germany

2003                 Corkin Gallery, Winter Show, Toronto, Canada

 

Bibliography (Select)

 

2014                 Gabriele Mayer, “Mehr Innerlichkeit als Außenwelt”, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, June 17, 2014

2013                 Mädler, “Frank, KOPAL: Polaroid” (monograph), Fotohof Editions, vol. 186, Austria

2013                 Goodden, Sky, "Dream Home: Frank Mädler's image feel suspended in time", Magenta Publishing online, April 3, 2013

2012                 Goodden, Sky, "Frank Mädler", Modern Painters, June 2012, p. 79

2011                 "Leipzig. Fotografie seit 1839", Passage-Verlag, Leipzig, catalogue p. 280

2009                 "Memorabilia, Sächsische Künstler in Rom", catalogue published by Sächsischer              

                         Künstlerbund, p. 45 - 48

2007                 Padberg, Martina, "Frank Mädler", An die Natur, ALTANA Kunstsammlung, p. 210

                         Franzoni, Cristina, “Frank Mädler”, Zoom Magazine, Milan

2006                 Dault, Gary Michael, “Windrad”, The Globe and Mail, January 13, 2006

                         Dückers, Tanja, “Im Schwebezustand”, Berliner Morgenpost

                         Garnet, Carla, “Frank Mädler”, Canadian Art.  Summer, 2006

                         Gutmann, Charlotte, “Frank Mädler – Wege”, Kunst Magazine, Berlin

                         Koshitashvili, Lily “Through Camera’s Eye”, Georgia Today, Berlin

                         Keller, Maximillan, “Eigentümliche Welten: Fotografien von Frank Mädler”, Die Welt

2005                 “Frank Mädler: Eintracht”, catalogue published by Villa Massimo, Rome

2004                 Pegoraro, Silvia, Il Messagero, Rome, “German Art in Roman Art Salon”, Dec 2005

2003                 Dückers, Tanja, “Dream Stills”, Berlin, Germany, Aug - Sept 2003

                         Menzel, Katharina, “Winterarbeiten”, Leipzig, Germany, Sept 2003

2002                 “Frank Mädler: landeinwärts”, catalogue published by Jane Corkin Gallery

                         “Frank Mädler: Winterarbeiten”, catalogue published by Kulturamt der Landeshauptstadt Dresden, Leonhardi-Museum

2002                 Kuehs, Melanie, “landeinwärts: Frank Mädler”, Vernissage, Vienna, April 2002

                         “Frank Mädler”, ARTnews, International Reviews, Si Si Penaloza, March 2002

                          Tannert, Christoph “The Picture Diary of an Interrupted Journey”, Jan 2002

2001                  Tannert, Christoph “Pictures to Win Time: The Photographs of Frank Mädler”, Nov. 2001

1996                  “Fotografien”, catalogue published by Deutsche Telekom Leipzig, July 1996