CONTACT

elizwimpfer@gmx.ch

 

BIOGRAPHY

2017                  DAAD grant for a comic project in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil

2016–2017      Animation courses for refugees in Kassel, lectures at Universität Kassel and Hochschule Fulda, Germany

2016                  Sacatar Artist Residency in Itaparica, Brazil

since 2015       freelance Artist, Illustrator, comics for STRAPAZIN and BISS Magazin

2011–2015       Studies in Illustration and Animation at School of Arts Kassel, Germany

2007–2011      Studies in Grafic-Design and Fine Arts at AdBK Nürnberg, Germany

2005–2006    Working as a Grafik-Designer in Bremgarten, Berne, Switzerland

2005–2007    Studies of Art History and History at University Berne, Switzerland

2002–2005    Design Formation at Basel School of Design, Switzerland

2002                 Internship in a day-care center for children in Basel, Switzerland

2000–2001     Preparation Course at Basel School of Design, Switzerland

 

EXHIBITIONS

2017     Le latitudini dell’arte (16 july — 19 august), Palazzo Ducale Genova, Italia

2017     Ships Passing in the Night at Satellites Fumetto Comicfestival Lucerne

2017     PEACE PROJECT, Segrete – Tracce di Memoria, Torre Grimaldina at Palazzo Ducale Genova, Italia

2016     Es war einmal ein Land, group exhibition with Mounira Al Solh, Hera Büyüktaşçıyan,
              Johanna Diehl, Cevdet Erek, Bengü Karaduman, José F. A. Oliver, Iz Öztat, Zişan, Wael Shawky

              at Kunstverein Heidelberg

2015     examen 2015, exhibition at Documenta-Hall, Kassel

2015     Ships Passing in the Night, exhibition at the Town Hall, Kassel

2015     Ships Passing in the Night, exhibition at the Higher Administration Court, Kassel

2014     The Unknown, group exhibition in coorporation with Daegu Art Square (South Korea),
               Galerie Rasch, Galerie Petschelt and Warte für Kunst, Kassel

2013     Interventionen, group exhibition at Regional Council Kassel

2012     Damenstammtisch, group exhibition with Kati Rickenbach, Ulli Lust, Gabriele Bell,  

               Vanessa Davis, Caroline Sury, Aisha Franz und Sharmila Banerjee at Fumetto, Lucerne

2011      Megaboom  at Nextcomic-Festival, Linz (Austria)

2010      Group exhibition of the Summeracademy for Comic Art at Caricatura Kassel

2010      Body and Environment, group exhibition in Seoul, South-Corea

2009      Fusions, exhibition with Heidi Wild at the culture center UNION, Basel 

2009      On the Brink, Photography Exhibition (a project against social exclusion) Erlangen 

2009      Images of Women, exhibition with Heidi Wild at the culture center UNION, Basel 

2004      Joy, Photography Group Exhibition of Basel School of Design in the children hospital in Basel