Cornelia Baltes

Born in 1978, Mönchengladbach, Germany

Lives and works in Berlin, Germany

BIOGRAPHY

Education

2011

MFA, Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

2006

Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen, Germany

2003

Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2022

rodolphe janssen, Brussels, Belgium (forthcoming)

Lazybones, Nino Mier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA USA

2021

Eigenbrötler, EIGEN + ART Lab, Berlin, Germany

2021

Tit for Tat, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark

2018

Teamwork, Frutta, Glasgow, UK

Wallpaintings, Chapter Arts Center, Cardiff, UK

Mingle Mime, Bolte Lang, Zurich, Switzerland

2017

Capri, Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark

2016

Drunk Octopus wants to fight, Limoncello, London, UK

Gone Fishing, (duo with Jean-Phillipe Dordolo), Centrum, Berlin, Germany

Eclipse, @ung5 (curated by KubaParis), Cologne, Germany

2015

Tiny Dancer, Kunstverein Ulm, Ulm, Germany

Turner, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, UK

2013

Schnick Schnack Schnuck!, Limoncello, London, UK

There’s a light and a whistle for attracting attention, DREI, Cologne, Germany

2012

HOOLOOVOO, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, UK

2010

The great Loop forward, Tank Gallery, London, UK

2005

Schon wieder Winter, Solaris e.V. Düsseldorf, Germany

Group Exhibitions

2022

Trio Feminin, Christine Köning Galerie, Vienna, Austria

2021

Jahresgaben Ausstellung, Kunstverein Reutlingen, Reutlingen, Germany

2020

Cadmium Lemon, (curated by Cristina Anglada) Galeria Pelaires, Palma, Mallorca, Spain

You can do better - Bad Painting, (curated by Laura Helena Wurth), Elektrohalle Rhomberg, Salzburg, Austria

Jetzt! Junge Malerei in Deutschlan, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Hamburg,  Germany

2019

Jetzt! Junge Malerei in Deutschland, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Museum Wiesbaden, Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany

2018

The Everyday and Extraordinary, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery / Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, UK

2017

Schau 4, Kunsthaus Kollitsch, Klagenfurt, Austria

An eyefull of wry, Government Art Collection, Hull, UK

You see me like a UFO, Marcelle Joseph Projects, London, UK

Jump, Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen, Denmark

Home is not a place, (curated by Marlene von Carnap, Coraly von Bismarck), German Embassy London, UK

Every Line tells its own story, Nathalie Halgand, Vienna, Austria

31 women, Breese Little, London, UK

Jump ball, Dio Horia, Mykonos, Greece

Cinque Mostre, American Academy in Rome, Italy

Jokes on Painting, Schau Fenster, Berlin, Germany

2016

Catherine Biocca, Cornelia Baltes, Rosalie Schweiker, curated by Louise Hobson, Mission Gallery, Swansea, UK

Double Acts, At Home Salon, curated by Marcelle Joseph, London, UK

Alice in Crisis, Dio Horia, Mykonos, Greece

New Adventures in Vexillology 2, curated by Valeska Hageney, Kunstverein Amrun, Geramny

Life Eraser, curated by Domenico de Chirico, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy

Your Swath, My Jab, DREI, Cologne, Germany

Inflatable Aesthetics, Hawaii-Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

True Love Over Physics, Coma Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Wilhelm screams, The Landing Strip, Berlin, Germany

Gestalt and Werden, Feldbusch Wiesner Rudolph, Berlin, Germany

2015

Women’s Art Society II, MOSTYN, Wales, UK

Oh, of course, you were berry picking, DREI, Cologne, Germany

Feel the discourse, (curated by Christina Ramos), Guest Projects, London, UK

2014

100 Painters of tomorrow, Book Launch, Christie’s/Beers Contemporary London, UK

Off the wall, Kunsthalle Nuremberg, Nuremberg, Germany

East London Painting Prize - shortlist show, Bow Arts, London, UK

VitalArts (Commission), The Royal London Hospital, UK

Apples and Pears, DREI, Cologne, DE

2013

Curiosity and Method, Less is More Projects, Paris, France

Carousel, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, UK

Nur was nicht ist ist möglich - Malerei im Raum, Museum Folkwang, Essen, Germnay

Zero Gravity, Less is more projects, Paris, France

2012

Chimera Q.T.E., Cell Project Space, London UK

P/N/7 The summary show, Project Number, London, UK

Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy London, UK

Curatorial Spotlight, FordProject, New York, NY USA

Young British Art II, (curated by Ryan Gander and Christina von Rotenhan), Dienstgebäude, Zurich, Switzerland

2011

Crash Open Salon Show, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London, UK

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2011: In the Presence, ICA, London, UK

Postgraduate Printmaking Exhibition 2011, Clifford Chance, London, UK

Helter Skelter, UCLH Arts, London, UK

Jealous Graduate Print Prize, Jealous Gallery, London, UK

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2011, Site Gallery/ S1 Artspace, Sheffield, UK

MA/MFA Show 2011, Slade School of Fine Art London, UK

2010

John Moores Painting Prize, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK

Istanbul was Constantinople, Hush Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Slade Interim Show, Woburn Research Center, London, UK

Art in Focus: Black and white Flower painting, St. Mary‘s Hospice, London, UK

Threads, Tank Gallery, London, UK

Exhibitionism, Eastwing 9 The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, London, UK

2008

3 in 1, Kunsthaus Essen, Germany

Große Kunstausstellung NRW, Museum Kunst Palast Duesseldorf, Germany

2007

Love Stories, GAM – Galerie am Museum, Essen, Germany

Ches Nouz, Kunsthaus Essen, Germany

2006

Enface, diploma exhibition, Forum for Art and Architecture Essen, Germany

Pentiment - Show, Summer Academy, Hamburg, Germany

Ruhrpuls Music and Art Festival, Bochum, Germany

Herrengedeck, Gallery Brave Lotte, Duisburg, Germany

2005

Sichtwerk, University Duisburg - Essen, Germany

Außenstelle No.2, Forum for Art and Architecture, Essen, Germany

Residencies, Grants and Awards

2020

Neustart-Kultur, Kunstfonds Bonn e.V., Bonn, Germany

2016

Working Grant, Kunstfonds Bonn e.V., Bonn, Germany

2015

Project Grant, Kunststiftung NRW, Germany

2014

Marianne Defet Painting Fellowship (selected by Kunsthalle Nürnberg), Nürnberg, Germany

Public Art Commission, VitalArts, London, UK

2011

Graduate Printmaking Prize Winner, Jealous Gallery, London, UK

2010

Finalist, John Moores Painting Prize, Liverpool, UK

2009-2011

Hartmut und Lore Schuler-Stiftung, Wuppertal, Germany

2006

Scholarship, Pentiment Academy Hamburg, Germany