Awards and Grants

2014 First prize Premio Fondazione Cominelli, Cisano di San Felice del Benaco (It)

 

2013 Grassi Award of the gallery Slavik Vienna / GRASSI Museum for Applied Art Leipzig

 

2010 Honorable mention Premio Fondazione Cominelli, Cisano di San Felice del Benaco (It)

 

2010 Artist in Residence ISCP, NYC

 

2007 Artist in Residence of the Jakob Bengel Stiftung, Idar-Oberstein

 

2007 Work scholarship from the Art Foundation of the State of Saxony-Anhalt

 

2002 Scholarship from the Stiftung Kulturfonds Berlin

 

2001 Work scholarship from the government of the State of Saxony-Anhalt

 

1998 Graduate scholarship of the State of Saxony-Anhalt

Biography

1969 born in Rostock

 

1987-89 Training as precious-metal smith, VEB Ostsee-Schmuck Ribnitz-Damgarten

 

1989-91 Work experience in different Jewelry producing companies in Leipzig und Pforzheim

 

1991-97 Studies at the Burg Giebichenstein - University of Art and Design Halle, Jewelry Department , with Professor Dorothea Prühl, Diplom

 

1994-95 Semester at LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore

 

1997-98 Postgraduate studies at the Burg Giebichenstein

 

Since 1998 self employed as a jewelry artist in Halle (Saale)

 

2004 Visiting artist, Masterclass, Royal College of Art, London

 

2015 Visiting artist, AICHI University of the Arts, Japan

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© 2013 Silke Trekel