David Borgmann           Vita                 Selected Work            Contact/Information                  





1983


Teaching

2018 - 2022

Education

2015
2013
2011 - 2013
2008 - 2011
2007 - 2008

Awards/Scholarships

2017
2016
2014
2013
2013 - 2015
2009 - 2013

Exhibitions (Selection)

2024




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2022




2021



2020



2019



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2017


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2014


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2012

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2010
2009
2008

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Bibliography (Selection)

2024
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2022

2021

2020
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2016/17

2016

2014

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2011

2009


Curatorial Experience

2023
2020
2019
2017
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2013
Born in Wilhelmshaven, Germany                                
Currently living and working in Leipzig



Assistant Teacher at ADBK Munich with Professor Pia Fries



Masters Degree (Meisterschüler) with Professor Ingo Meller at HGB Leipzig
Diploma with distinction at HGB Leipzig with Professor Heribert C Ottersbach
Fine Art at HGB Leipzig with Professor Heribert C Ottersbach
Fine Art at ADBK Munich with Professor Karin Kneffel
Fine Art at HfK Bremen with Professor Karin Kneffel



Art Award Nordwestkunst 2017, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven
Project grant from the Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony
2nd Award of 28th Art Award 2014 of the Foundation KSK Esslingen Nürtingen
Project grant from Theodor-Pfizer-Foundation
Postgraduate Scholarship from The German National Academic Foundation
Scholarship from The German National Academic FoundationSelected
 




David Borgmann - Qualia (Solo), Schierke Seinecke Galerie,  Frankfurt (upcoming)
David Borgmann - Ding und Erscheinung (Solo) , Galerie PingRodach Contemporary, München
Call Back , curated by Marina Schulze, Galerie Kramer, Bremen
Accrochage, Galerie Noah, Augsburg
Art Karlsruhe,  with Schierke Seinecke Gallery, Karlsruhe
David Borgmann - Kaskaden (Solo), Philipp Anders Gallery, Leipzig                                                                            
The Way I See It - 6 x Painting, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven
Out Of Office, with Schierke Seinecke Gallery, Galerie Burster, Galerie Judith Andreae
in occasion of Galler y Weekend Berlin
Glück ohne Ende, Gallery Ping Rodach Contemporary, Munich
Falsche Fährten (Double Solo) with Marina Schulze, Galerie Noah, Augsburg
Mixed (Double Solo), with Laura Aberham, Rungaenger by Schierke Seinecke Gallery, Frankfurt  
Cyclophilia - Das Fahrrad in Kunst und Musik, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven
January 2022, Josef Filipp Gallery, Leipzig
Bang! Die Rückkehr der Malerei, Galerie Noah, Augsburg
Peaks & Valleys (Solo), Schierke Seinecke Gallery, Frankfurt am Main
2nd Sino-German Art Exhibition, HISMOON Gallery, Taicang, China
Cling Together, Swing Together, Galerie Noah, Augsburg
Masters of the FutureGalerie Kramer, Bremen
Nachts allein im Atelier #7, Evelyn Drewes Galerie, Hamburg                                                        
Waterscapes, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, with Rainer Fetting, Thomas Hartmann,
Astrid Schröder and Kathrin Roeber
Festland  (Solo), in occasion of winter gallery tour at Baumwollspinnerei, Josef Filipp Gallery, Leipzig
Anfluten (Solo), Schierke Seinecke Gallery, Frankfurt/Main
Dr. Nuwayhid & Friends, Private leipzig collection at Werkschauhalle, Baumwollspinnerei Leipzig,
in occasion of autumn gallery tour at Baumwollspinnerei Leipzig
I´ll be your mirror Josef Filipp Gallery, Leipzig
It Will Also Change - David Borgmann (Solo), Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven
Black Holes, Bright Lights (Solo) Josef Filipp Gallery, Baumwollspinnerei, Leipzig
Lightning in a bottle (Solo) Kramer Gallery, Bremen
Placid Places (Solo)Galerie Rundgaenger, Frankfurt am Main
Blickfang, Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren
25. Leipziger Jahresausstellung, Werkschauhalle, Baumwollspinnerei, Leipzig
Dimensional SightsKunstverein Neustadt an der Weinstraße e.v./ Villa Böhm
Nordwestkunst 2017 Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven
Mashup IVBarlach Halle K, Hamburg
reForm Art Award2nd Art Award of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Württemberg, Exhibition of the Nominees,
Old Castle, Landesmuseum Württemberg, Stuttgart
2 Meter unter NullKunsthalle WIlhelmshaven
Dimensional Sights, Jenaer Kunstverein e.V., Jena
David Borgmann / Stephan MarienfeldGallery Kunsthaus Klüber
Fake It Till You Make It - Young Art From Munich and Leipzig, curated by David Borgmann,
Westpol A.I.R. Space, Leipzig
Human with/out space, curated by Peter Bence, A.P.A. Gallery Budapest, Hungary
Hans-Purrmann-Award 2015, Exhibition of the Nominees, City Gallery Speyer with
Kunstverein Speyer, e.V., Speyer
Meisterschüler 2016, Gallery of HGB, Leipzig
Promised Land,Tapetenwerk, Leipzg (Solo)
Zitieren,Variieren,Modifizieren - Das Zitat in Malerei und Grafik, 28th Art Award 2014 of
Foundation KSK Esslingen Nürtingen, Gallery of Foundation KSK Esslingen-Nürtingen in Kirchheim
Die Pferde sind tot - Students of Heribert C Ottersbach at Forum Kunst Rottweil, Rottweil
Leipzig am Rhein - Students of Heribert Ottersbach at Rudolf-Scharpf-Gallery, Ludwigshafen am Rhein
Dis-Appearence - Vom Erscheinen und Verschwinde, Westpol Airspace, Leipzig
Heute,- Zitate und Zutaten, Gallery KUB, Leipzig
Standby / Ausschalten / Neu starten, Project space Energiekombinat, Leipzig
Alle unsere Innenpersonen, Project space Freiraum, Leipzig (Solo)
Kunstsammlung, Project Space Energiekombinat, Leipzig

Niemandsland - All Dies und Nichts, Project space Geh8 Kunstraum, Dresden
Ostrale 012 - International  Exhibition ofContemborary ArtOstragehege, Dresden
Nordwestkunst 2011 - Die Nominierten, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven
Mehr als ein Schuss, Gallery Beck & Eggeling, Düsseldorf
Monster, Producers gallery Dieschönestadt, Halle
Update - Junge Kunst aus LeipzigKunsthalle der Sparkasse, Leipzig

Coming SoonCity gallery Cordonhaus Cham
Rundblick 2009, Temporary Gallery Cologne/ Kunstverein Kirschenpflücker e.V.
Kunstsommer 2008Gallery Peter Tedden Garage, Kunstverein Oberhausen e.V.


Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven/ Verein der Kunstfreunde für Wilhelmshaven e.V.
Bayrische Staatsgemäldesammlung
Hildebrand Collection, Leipzig
White & Case Art Collection, Frankfurt




Paper is Patient/ L-Zine, Tempel Verlag, Mzine at MDBK Leipzig, published by Tim Cierpiszewski
The Way I See it - 6 mal Malerei, Groupcatalogue of the exhibition at Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven,
Publisher: David Borgmann, Petra Stegmann, Texts: Wolfgang Ullrich,
David Borgmann, Petra Stegmann, 52 Pages, ISBN 978-3-9822977-5-0
David Borgmann - Grünäugige Hunde - Zur Malerei von Valentina Eppich,
Text for monograph of Munich painter Valentina Eppich in occasion of Debütantenförderung Munich

David Borgmann - Peaks & Valleys, Monograph, Publisher: Daniel Schierke, Dr. Ralf Seinecke, David Borgmann,
published at Verlag Kettler, 128 pages, Text: Wolfgang Ullrich
Differenzen, Erholungshaus Bayer Kultur, Leverkusen, Text for Catalogue of the groupshow
Dr. Nuwayhid & Friends, Groupcatalogue of the exhibition of private Leipzig collection Dr. Nuwayhid at
Werkschauhalle, Baumwollspinnerei Leipzig in occasion of autumn gallery tour at Baumwollspinnerei,
Publisher: Dr. Marwan Nuwayhid, Leipzig

David Borgmann - It Will Also Change, Catalogue of the solo exhibition at Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven in context
of Nordwestkunst 2017 Art Award, Publisher: Verein der Kunstfreunde für Wilhelmshaven e.V.,
Text by Anne-Simone Krüger, Hamburg and interview with Sarah Alberti, Leipzig, 64 pages
Dimensional Sights, Catalogue of the exhibitions at Jenaer Kunstverein e.V. and Kunstverein Neustadt an der
Weinstraße e.V./ Villa Böhm
reForm - 2nd Art Award of the Evangelische Landeskirche WürttembergCatalogue of the exhibition of the
nominees and winner of the Award
Klasse Ottersbach - Die Pferde sind totCatalogue of the exhibition in Forum Kunst RottweilPublisher: Jürgen
Knubben and Heribert C. Ottersbach (text)

Brink #3 - Von der beständigen Wiederkehr der Unruhe, Brink - Magazine between art and science,
Publisher: brink e.v., ISSN: 2193-4657
Leipzig am Rhein, Catalogue of the exhibition “Leipzig am Rhein / Klasse Ottersbach in der
Rudolf-Scharpf-Galerie”, Ludwigshafen, Publisher: Heribert C. Ottersbach and Reinhard Spieler

Update. Junge Kunst aus Leipzig, Catalogue of the Exhbition at Kunsthalle der Sparkasse Leipzig,
Publisher: Stadt- und Kreissparkasse Leipzig, ISBN-Nr. 978-3-9812837-4-7
Rundblick 2009 - Ein Monat junge Kunst deutscher Akademien Catalogue of the exhibition,
Publisher: Kunstverein Kirschenpflücker e.V.



The Way I See It - 6 mal Malerei, Kunsthalle Wilhelmshaven, (Curator)
Differenzen, Erholungshaus Bayer Kultur, Leverkusen, (Co-Curator)
Visite, Cultural Space Communitism, Project Space Meme, Athens, Greece, (Curator)
Dimensional Sights, Kunstverein Neustadt an der Weinstraße, Villa Böhm, (Concept and Curator)
Dimensional Sights, Jenaer Kunstverein, Jena (Concept and Curator)
Fake it till you make it - Junge Kunst aus Leipzig und München,
Kunstverein Westpol AIR Space, Leipzig (Curator)
Kunstsammlung, Project Space Energiekombinat, Leipzig, (Co-Curator)