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-Universitaet. 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
2021 Honorable mention for Documentation Report, 8th Arquiteturas Film Festival. Lisboa, PT
2020 Kunst im Stadtraum - Karl Marx Allee (KISR KMA), Berlin Senate. Invitation to submit to site-specific closed anonymous competition. Project 'International Bun' shortlisted as runner-up.
2019 Kunst im Untergrund (Art in the Underground). neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst - nGbK Berlin. Competition winner.
2018 Scholarship program 'Go East'. DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service).
2017 Studienpreis 2017. Hochschule fuer Grafik und Buchkunst (Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig). Catalog (as Beatrice Schuett)

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

Group and solo exhibitions, selection G/S
2021 Forthcoming Groningen, NL G
2021 The Censored Exhibition. Copenhagen Photo Festival. Copenhagen, DK G
2021 Heimat, Herz, Orte. Galerie Bernau, Bernau, DE G+S
2021 The Viral City. Goethe Institut Montreal. Montreal, CA G+S
2021 Kunst im Stadtraum - Karl Marx Allee (KISR KMA). Shortlisted in closed competition. Berlin Senate. (Entrys exhibited at Kino International). Berlin, DE
2020 Stadt findet Kunst. 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.
2020 Die Vertraute Welt (Trusted World). Curated by Zona D. for Gegenwarten / Presences. Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz. Chemnitz, DE G Catalog
2020 Photometria Awards 2020 'Stalk Me'. 12th Photometria Festival. Ioannina, GR N
2020 Kunstprojekt Thallwitz 2020. Fine Arts Institute Leipzig. Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE G
2019 Up in Arms. Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien and neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst - nGbK. Berlin, DE G Publication
2019 Forensic Excavations Inventory or The Total Deconstruction of an Armenian Family for Kunst im Untergrund (Art in the Underground). neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst - nGbK. Berlin, DE S
2019 MdbK[mobil] Liebeszauber. Museum der bildenden Kuenste Leipzig (Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig). Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE G
2019 Stadtgesichter II. Moabiter Filmkultur. Berlin, DE G
2018 Cultural Memory in the Present. Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig. Leipzig, DE G (as Beatrice Peter Schütt)
2017 Voice Of Doxa. Glogau Air, Zona Dynamic. Berlin, DE G
2017 Studienpreis 2017. Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts. G Leipzig, DE Catalog (as Beatrice Schütt)
2016 Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Het Wilde Weten. Event. Rotterdam, NL S
2016 Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Spinner und Weber. Event. Berlin, DE S
2016 Mux: Asheville Video Art Festival. Asheville Area Arts Council. Asheville, NC, USA G
2016 Bone sweet Bone. Spinner und Weber. Berlin, DE S
2015 Transit Zwischenstopp. Kiosk.6. Weimar, DE G
2015 Erzgebirgisches LaserAtomKraftwerk mit Pigmentfenster. Spinner und Weber. Berlin, DE G (as Beatrice Peter Schütt / BP Schuett)
2014 Semantic Shift Parlor. Ori Berlin. Berlin, DE 2016 Spinner und Weber. Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Event. Berlin, DE S (as B.P. Schuett)
2014 Backstage onstage. Salone del Mobile Milano. Milan, IT G

Jury panel
2021 Jury member (Fachpreisrichterin). Competition art in the public space (Kunst am Bau). Berlin Senate. Berlin, DE

Festival screenings (N for award nomination)
2021 8th Arquiteturas Film Festival. Lisboa, PT N - won honorable mention
2020 Hot Steam III. Online and on Community Channel Cambridge. Cambridge, MA, USA
2020 Video Art Miden. Moved to online edition due to pandemic. Kalamata, GR
2020 28th Artifact Small Film Format Festival. Postponed to a later date due to pandemic. Calgary, CA
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)
2016 10th Video Art Miden at 9th Kalamata Street Festival. Kalamata, GR

Other screenings 2021 The Viral City. Goethe Institut Montreal. Montreal, CA
2018 Night Screenings. feldfuenf. Berlin, DE
2018 Screening with members of the class expanded cinema in the framework of Porschismus #12: The artist is absent. C.Rockefeller Center for Contemporary Art. Dresden, DE
2018 Screening & Artist Talks with class of expanded cinema. PACT Zollverein. Essen, DE

Panels and talks, selection
2021 KNTXT - Bernauer Stadtgespräche. Artist talk about Magic City. Bernauer Stadtmarketing/Galerie Bernau. Bernau, DE
2019 Zukunftsforschung Stadt. Discussion panel. 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
2018 'Screening & Artist Talks' with class of expanded cinema. PACT Zollverein. Essen, 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.ÄRights Conference. 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
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 Die Vertraute Welt / Trusted World catalogue. Self-published by Zona D. 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. Leipzig, DE
2019 Up in Arms. neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst - nGbK. 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/Amtsblatte '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 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
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 2018, Interfilm 2018, Arquiteturas Film Festival 2020.

Curatorial
2015 Erzgebirgisches LaserAtomKraftwerk mit Pigmentfenster. Group show. Spinner und Weber. Berlin, DE

Other
since 2021 Berliner Atelierfoerderung des Berufsverbands Bildender Kuennstler:innen (BBK) / Studio support by the professional artists organization BBK. Berlin, DE
2017 Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Named partner of DeLight Art Festival. Berlin, DE
2010 - 2013 custom-designed jewellery for individual customers. 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

Memberships
since 2020 Creative Armenia (on invitation). Yerevan, AR and Los Angeles, USA
since 2019 neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst - nGbK. Berlin, DE