Artistic statement and bio here.

*1986 in Sofia, former People's Republic of Bulgaria to an Armenian family.
1990 emigration to Berlin, Germany.

Education
2020 Diplom Media Art and Photography. Prof. Clemens von Wedemeyer, Prof. Tina Bara. HGB Academy of Fine Arts. Leipzig, DE
2016 - 2020 Media Art and Photography. Hochschule fuer Grafik und Buchkunst. Leipzig, DE
2015 - 2015 Media Art. Prof. Hito Steyerl. Guest listener. Universitaet der Kuenste (University of the Arts). Berlin, DE
2014 - 2016 Fine Arts. Bauhaus-University. Weimar, DE
2013 - 2014 Fine Arts. Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten Den Haag (Royal Academy of Art). The Hague, NL

Awards, scholarships and other recognitions
2022 Stiftung Kunstfonds scholarship by Neustart Kultur. Bonn, DE
2021 Recherchestipendium Bildende Kunst / Research scholarship Fine Arts. Senatsverwaltung fuer Kultur und Europa / Senate Department for Culture and Europe. Berlin, DE
2021 Honorable mention. 8th Arquiteturas Film Festival. Lisbon, PT
2020 Kunst im Stadtraum 'Karl Marx Allee' (KiSR), Berlin Senate. Invitation to submit to site-specific closed anonymous competition. Project 'International Bun' shortlisted. KulturMitte, Berlin Senate. Berlin, DE
2019 Kunst im Untergrund (Art in the Underground). neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst - nGbK Berlin. Competition winner. Berlin, DE
2018 Scholarship program 'Go East'. DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service). Bonn, DE
2017 Studienpreis 2017. Hochschule fuer Grafik und Buchkunst (Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig). Catalog (as Beatrice Schuett) Leipzig, DE

Artist residencies, selection
2020 Die Vertraute Welt (Trusted World) Curated by Zona D. for Gegenwarten / Presences. Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz. Chemnitz, DE Publication + Catalog
2017 Titanik Gallery. Turku, FI Publication (as Beatrice Peter Schuett)

Group exhibitions, also art in the public space, selection
2022 Forthcoming To touch at the edge. EEP Berlin and KO-OP Art Space. Sofia, DE
2022 Forthcoming Kunstsaaten. Museum Brot und Kunst. Ulm, DE
2022 Forthcoming. c/O - in other people's hands. Affektive infrastrukturen und arbeitende Interieurs. Saalbau Neukoelln, Berlin, DE
2021 EIN IMPULS. Jungekunstfreunde x STROER. Freunde des Wallraf-Richartz Museum/Museum Ludwig. Train station Koeln Messe/Deutz. Cologne, DE
2021 Ultrakurzfilmrolle. Kunstraum .mpeg. Filmische Iniative Leipzig (FILZ). Leipzig, DE
2021 The Makeable Mind. Noorderlicht International Photo Festival. Groningen, NL Catalog
2021 Academy POSITIONS. Hyp Berlin. POSITIONS Art fair. Berlin, DE
2021 International Bun - Pop Up Shop!!. Special guest at kick-off event. Kunst im Stadtraum 'Karl Marx Allee' (KiSR). Berlin, DE
2021 Art for the Elements. Sculpture symposium. District office Treptow-Koepenick. Berlin, DE
2021 Appointment X. With FAIL/Manu Washaus. Galerie für zeitgenoessische Kunst (GfzK). Leipzig, DE
2021 The Censored Exhibition. Copenhagen Photo Festival. Copenhagen, DK
2021 Heimat, Herz, Orte. Galerie Bernau, Bernau, DE
2021 The Viral City. Goethe Institut Montreal. Montreal, CA 2021 Kunst im Stadtraum - Karl Marx Allee (KiSR). Shortlisted in closed competition. KulturMitte, Berlin Senate. Berlin, DE
2020 Stadt findet Kunst. District office Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf. Billboards in the public space. Berlin, DE
2020 Diplom-Rundgang (Graduates Exhibition). Hochschule fuer Grafik und Buchkunst (Academy of Fine Arts). Leipzig, DE
2020 Hand2Mouth. Online exhibition curated by Julia Kiehlmann. Leipzig, DE
2020 Die Vertraute Welt (Trusted World). Curated by Zona D. for Gegenwarten / Presences. Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz. Chemnitz, DE Publication + Catalog
2020 Photometria Awards 2020 'Stalk Me'. 12th Photometria Festival. Ioannina, GR Nominated
2020 Kunstprojekt Thallwitz 2020. Fine Arts Institute Leipzig. Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
2019 Up in Arms. neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst (nGbK). Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien. Berlin, DE Publication
2019 Kunst im Untergrund (Art in the Underground). neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst (nGbK). Berlin, DE
2019 MdbK[mobil] Liebeszauber. Museum der bildenden Kuenste Leipzig (Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig). Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
2019 Stadtgesichter II. Moabiter Filmkultur. Berlin, DE
2018 Cultural Memory in the Present. Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig. Leipzig, DE (as Beatrice Peter Schütt)
2018 Night Screenings. feldfuenf. Berlin, DE
2017 Voice Of Doxa. Glogau Air, Zona Dynamic. Berlin, DE
2017 Studienpreis 2017. Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts. Leipzig, DE Catalog (as Beatrice Schütt)
2016 Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Het Wilde Weten. Event. Rotterdam, NL Duo
2016 Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Spinner und Weber. Event. Berlin, DE Duo (as B.P. Schuett)
2016 Mux: Asheville Video Art Festival. Asheville Area Arts Council. Asheville, NC, USA
2016 Bone sweet Bone. Spinner und Weber. Berlin, DE Solo
2015 Transit Zwischenstopp. Kiosk.6. Weimar, DE
2015 Erzgebirgisches LaserAtomKraftwerk mit Pigmentfenster. Curated by me. Spinner und Weber. Berlin, DE (as Beatrice Peter Schütt / BP Schuett)
2014 Semantic Shift Parlor. Ori Berlin. Berlin, DE Solo
2014 Backstage onstage. Salone del Mobile Milano. Milan, IT

Screenings, selection (N for festival award nomination)
2021 8th Arquiteturas Film Festival. Lisbon, PT N - won honorable mention
2021 The Viral City. Goethe Institut Montreal. Montreal, CA
2020 Hot Steam III. Cambridge Community Television. Cambridge, MA, USA
2020 Video Art Miden. Moved to online edition due to pandemic. Kalamata, GR
2019 12th this human world - International Human Rights Film Festival. Vienna, AT N
2019 1st Festival 1666 - Festival Internacional de Cinema 16mm. Sao Paolo/Rio de Janeiro, BR N
2019 18th Lausanne Underground Film & Music Festival. Lausanne, CH N
2019 20th dresdner schmalfilmtage (Small Format Film Festival Dresden). Dresden, DE N
2018 34th Internationales Kurzfilmfestival interfilm (International Shortfilm Festival interfilm). Berlin, DE (as Beatrice Schuett)
2018 35th Kasseler Dokfest (Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival). Kassel, DE (as Beatrice Mumdschijan-Schuett)
2018 Screening with members of the class Klasse expanded cinema within Porschismus #12: The artist is absent. C.Rockefeller Center for Contemporary Art. Dresden, DE
2018‘Screening & Artist Talks’with members of class of expanded cinema.PACT Zollverein. Essen, DE
2016 10th Video Art Miden. Kalamata, GR

Jury panel
2021 Jury member (Fachpreisrichterin). Competition art in the public space (Kunst am Bau). 'Zille-Haus'. KulturMitte. Berlin, DE

Curatorial
since 2022 Founding and curatorial direction of research residency in the Erzgebirge / Ore Mountains. With Sandy Becker, supported by Neue unentd_ckte Narrative https://programm-nun.de/kreativformate/kulturproduktionen/#30f05cf5fce3fea30">(NuN). ASA FF e.V. Chemnitz, DE
2015 Erzgebirgisches LaserAtomKraftwerk mit Pigmentfenster. Group show. Spinner und Weber. Berlin, DE

Panels and talks, selection
2021 KNTXT - Bernauer Stadtgespraeche. Artist talk about Magic City. Bernauer Stadtmarketing/Galerie Bernau. Bernau, DE
2019 Zukunftsforschung Stadt. Discussion panel by Carsten Lisecki and Bazon Brock. Kulturpark 3000 e.V. Galerie Zwitschermaschine. Berlin, DE
2019 Studio Sessions. MdbK[mobil] Liebeszauber. Artist talk. Museum der bildenden Kuenste Leipzig (Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig). Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
2014 OPEN CRIT. Borderline conflicts. Bauhaus Workshops with Teddy Cruz and Fonna Forman. Bauhaus-University-Weimar. Weimar, DE
2002 Panel about children's rights. Delegate of K.R.Ä.T.Z.Ä. Rights フォーラム Forum. Tokyo, JP
2002 Discussion about children's rights. Delegate of K.R.Ä.T.Z.Ä. Free school Tokyo Shure. Tokyo, JP

Publications and press, selection
2022 Forthcoming. To touch at the edge. EEP Berlin and KO-OP Art Space. Sofia, DE
2022 Forthcoming. maybe. Magazine. Kalamari Klub. Heidelberg, DE
2022 Forthcoming. Membrana Journal. Ljubljana, SI
2022 Interview in Periphere Plattformen #1. Heidelberg, DE
2021 Catalog The Makeable Mind. Noorderlicht International Photo Festival. Groningen, NL
2021 Libération. 28.07.2021. Mutations territoriales: Arménie des formes. (Full page about Magic City). Commissioned by Laure Troussière. Print and online. Paris, FR
2021 Publication Kunstprojekt Thallwitz. Fine Arts Institute Leipzig. Leipzig, DE
2021 Maerkische Oderzeitung. 21.04.2021. Flexibel bleiben!. Anja Scherer. Anja Scherer. Bernau, DE
2021 Maerkische Oderzeitung. 24.03.2021. Fantasievolle Stadtansichten (blurb and photo about Magic City). Bernau, DE
2021 Maerkische Oderzeitung. 06.02.2021. Im Corona-Jahr 2021 zeigt die Galerie Bernau Kunst an vielen Orten. Olav Schroeder. Bernau, DE
2021 Publication Kunstprojekt Thallwitz 2020. Fine Arts Institute Leipzig. Leipzig, DE
2021 Die Vertraute Welt / Trusted World publication. Self-published by Zona D. Leipzig, DE
2020 Kreuzer Leipzig. 09.10.2021. Britt Schlehahn. Den Nachwuchskuenstlern auf der Spur. Leipzig, DE
2020 Catalog Gegenwarten / Presences. Featured within Zona D project. Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz. Chemnitz, DE
2020 Photoworks UK. The Museum of Modern Loss. Marissa Chen. Brighton, UK
2020 zwischen den Zeilen. Fine Arts Institute Leipzig/Gemeindeblick Thallwitz. Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
2020 The Opposite of Innocence is Ignorance: Public Art and Political Engagement. Wendy M. K. Shaw. Berlin, DE
2019 Leipziger Volkszeitung. 16.10.2019. Kunst gegen Waffen. Anne Patzke. Leipzig, DE
2019 Up in Arms. neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst - nGbK. Berlin, DE
2019 Der Tagesspiegel. 11.09.2019. Berlin Art Week. Preise, Partys und ab ins Planetarium. Nicola Kuhn. Berlin, DE
2019 Berlin Art Week Magazine. Draft image for Forensic Excavations Inventory 2019 Part 1/Art in the Underground/Kunst im Untergrund 2019. Berlin, DE
2019 MdbK[mobil] Liebeszauber/Amtsblatt 'Gemeindeblick'. Museum der bildenden Kuenste Leipzig (Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig). Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
2019 Not here, not Now - Infected Memories. With members of expanded cinema. Academy of Fine Arts. Leipzig, DE
2018 DokBlog about Sachstandsdokumentation/Documentation Report at Kasseler Dokfest. Mainz, DE
2018 Catalog Studienpreis des HGB Freundeskreises 2017. Hochschule fuer Grafik und Buchkunst (Academy of Fine Arts). Leipzig, DE (as Beatrice Schuett)
2017 Reports about Studienpreis 2017: Kunstforum International, 19.12.2017; Kunstmarkt.com; Leipziger Volkszeitung, 16.11.2017 (as Beatrice Schuett)
2017 Titanik 2017. Annual preview publication. Titanik Galleria. Turku, FI (as BPSchuett)
2013 Neue Zuercher Zeitung. 12.08.2013. Ueberwachungskunst und -mode. Peter Glaser. Zuerich, CH (as BPSchuett)
2012 Sergeant Sparrow magazine, year 2013, issue number 5. Cover and interview. Martha's Vineyard, MA, US (as Beatrice Peter Schuett)
2002 Unter Zeitdruck. Student publications edition No 1. Stadt als Schule/City as School. Berlin, DE
2002 kratzig. Art magazine. K.R.Ä.T.Z.Ä. Berlin, DE
In addition, works appeared in various film festival catalogs, e.g. Kasseler Dokfest, Interfilm, Arquiteturas Film Festival.

Internships, jobs and other
since 2021 Berliner Atelierfoerderung des Berufsverbands Bildender Kuennstler:innen (BBK) / Studio support by the professional artists organization BBK. Berlin, DE
since 2020 Artist's association Creative Armenia (on invitation). Yerevan, AR/Los Angeles, USA
since 2019 Artist's association neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst (nGbK). Berlin, DE
2017 Partner of DeLight Art Festival with Lars Preisser/Art Improvement Agency. Berlin, DE
2015 - 2016 Haus am Horn. Bauhaus UNESCO world heritage. Exhibition supervision. Weimar, DE
2012 - 2013 Deutsche Welle TV. Production assistant Journal. Berlin, DE
2011 - 2012 Deutsche Welle TV. Student assistant Journal. Berlin, DE
2010 - 2013 Custom-designed jewellery for individual customers. Berlin, DE
2003 - 2003 Internship with journalist and author Beate Krol (geb. Herkendell), Berlin, DE
2002 Tatort Kind: Gewalt die aus der Kaelte kommt. TV documentary. Bernd Dost (D), produced by Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR), 2003. Co-editing assistant and performer. Munich, DE

Collections
Works in private collections in Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands.