Marion Boehm

Description

Marion Boehm, Beyond Human Zoo, 2015, portraits on original circus billboards, each 119 x 55 cm, portraits 69 x 45cm, paper collage, African fabrics, pastel, charcoal

About

Born 1964 in Duisburg, Germany Lived in Italy, France and moved to SA in 2010, since 2014 own studio in Maboneng
1984 - 1993 Air hostess at Deutschen Lufthansa, travelling the world and absorbing the diversity of life styles, religions and cultures
1990 – 1997 Diploma of Interior Design at FH Darmstadt, Germany Major focus on design and graphic design
1998 – 2010 Interior Design at Thorer Interior Design, Frankfurt, Germany, Independent Interior Architect in Frankfurt/Germany, Milan/Italy, Cannes/France
2011-2013 Community Centre Kliptown, life changing participation, organisation and support of daily life experience, celebrations, events, family life, school and community centre work. Photographic and video documentation, graphic interpretation in different techniques and media. Private art classes 2012 Presentation of portfolio at Wits University, Fine Arts, acceptance for pre-proposal of master theme. Exhibitions: 2012 Group exhibition Grand Hyatt Hotel, Rosebank Main price of the art auction from the Societe Fraternelle 2013 Solo Exhibition Patched at Intoto Gallery 2013 Group Exhibition at the German Weeks, Johannesburg
2013 Fringe/Joburg Art Fair 2014 Group Exhibition Gold Rush at Intoto Gallery 2014 Solo Exhibition Silent Beauty at Alliance Francaise
2014 Solo Exhibition Silent Beauty at Saxon Hotel, Johannesburg 2014 Joburg Art Fair
2014/15 Group Exhibition at Youngblood Gallery, Cape Town 2015 Cape Town Art Fair 2015 Solo Exhibition Ubuntu Reflections at Alliance Francaise
2015 Artvilnius/Lithuania 2015 Star Art Fair, Saatchi/London 2015 Fringe/Joburg Art Fair 2015 Solo Exhibition Swenkas at Intoto Gallery