GRITT KLAASEN

BIOGRAPHY

      Gritt Klaasen lives and works in Berlin and Brandenburg, Germany.  
  2020   Member of GEDOK Berlin  
  2014   Nomination as master student of Harald Gnade  
  2013   Masters programme of Fine Arts at academy AfM, Berlin Class Harald Gnade  
  2012   Bachelor of Arts  
  2009   Study of Fine Arts with focus painting at academy AfM, Berlin
Class Ute Wöllmann
 
  1990 - 2009   Active as a freelance artist, numerous study trips and stages abroad  
  1995   Commencement of employment with animal shapes - animal photography  
  1989   Emigration to West-Germany  
  1988   Political application for emigration  
  1988 - 1989   Conception, design and production of advertising materials in the department of graphic and design at a Berlin advertising agency  
  1986 - 1988   Education as visual merchandiser - East Berlin
Dry point engraving, screen printing, linocut, enamelling
 

STAYS ABROAD - STUDY OF HUMANS, ANIMALS, PLANTS

2007, 2001, 2000   Australia  
2005, 2004,1997, 1996, 1994,1993   Central America, South America, Caribbean islands:
Guatemala, Belize, Honduras, Costa Rica, Cuba, Paraguay, Uruguay, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Drake Passage (offshore Antarctica)
 
2018, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2007, 1998, 1995, 1994   Asia:
Brunei, West-Malaysia, Borneo (East-Malaysia and Kalimantan), Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Cyprus, Maldives
 
2015, 2004, 2002, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1994, 1992   Africa:
Egypt, Jordan, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Lesotho, Cape Verde, Canaries
 
2019, 2018, 2017, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2008, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2001, 1999, 1998, 1993, 1990, 1989, 1988   Europa:
Denmark, Netherlands, Belgium, France, Switzerland, Austria, Italy, Spain, Greece, Turkey, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Slovenia, Croatia, Bulgaria