October 2013

(born in Germany, lives in Cologne) is a painter and video artist. She studied painting at the Art Academies in Duesseldorf and Muenster, where she attended receiving her MFA and “Meisterschueler” certificate. From 2005 to 2006, she was a visiting professor at the Art Academy Muenster. Since 2004, she has worked with video and new media. Her multi-channel installations are often space-related and developed in collaboration with musicians and performing artists. Her latest work for “punchcard music” was commissioned by the international electronic festival “Acht Bruecken – Musik fur Koeln 2013”. Numerous grants and residencies include Millay Colony for the Arts (USA 2013), Art OMI International (USA 2010), Research Institute for Inter-Culture, Seoul (KR 1997), German Academic Exchange Service – DAAD, Fellowship to London (UK 1992–93). Gudrun Barenbrock continuously exhibits her work in single and group shows such as “globalize:cologne”, international dance and theatre Festival (Cologne/D 2011), “Lichtrouten” international festival of light (Luedenscheid/D 2010), “Polderlicht” international festival (Amsterdam/NL 2009), “Glow”, festival of light in art and architecture (Eindhoven/NL 2008), “sichtlicht” projection-biannual (Bad Rothenfelde/D 2007).

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