Şirin Şimşek


Şirin Şimşek, born 1983 in Cologne, Germany is a Photography/Video/Installation Artist based in Cologne.
Receiving her first diploma in 2012 at the Hochschule Düsseldorf, she is currently studying Media Art as a postgraduate at the Academy of Media Arts (KHM).
Artist in residence at the turtle film institution (Hólmavík/Reykjavík – Iceland) her works are shown internationally.
In collaboration with the artist Melike Kara she runs a project space in cologne, called Agnes Maybach.

 

solo shows
2012 Der Retter Bist Du, damen und herren, Düsseldorf 2013
Denise, Case – Projektraum der Fotografie, Köln

group shows
2013 Bal Aksin, Maybachpoint, Köln
2014 alle berichten darüber: dokumentarische fotografie, Case – Projektraum der Fotografie, Köln
2014 Ein Buch ist kein Behälter, Moltkereiwerkstatt, Köln
2015 Are You Series?, Sammlung Philara, Düsseldorf
2015 Our Position Vanishes, Busperformance mit Phil Collins, Impulse Theater Festival, Mülheim an der Ruhr
2015 EVERY ONE IS A WINNER, BABY, Opensource Festival, Düsseldorf
2015 FLEXZONE, Pipinstrasse, Köln
2015 Endless Table, Gasstation, Hólmavík, Island
2015 Museumsnacht Köln, Aula der KHM, Köln (upcoming)