Vita

 

 

 

 

 

 

Studio:
Auenstrasse 19
80469 München

Post address:
Dreimühlenstrasse 9
80469 München

Biography

* 1965 Bad Aibling, lives and works in Munich
1994 – 2000 Studies and graduation at the Academy of fine arts, Munich
since 1997 Extracurricular projects in the areas of film, photography, installation
2000 – 2011 Collaboration with fellow graduate Doris Lasch as Lasch/Ponn
since 2014 Drawings, works on paper, photographs and objects

Scholarships, awards

2010 Swiss Art Award
2009 Catalog and exhibition promotion Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Foundation
2008 Project scholarship of the Flemish community
2003 – 2005 Postgraduate scholarship at Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht
2002 One-year DAAD scholarship Brussels
2001 One-year working grant Academy Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart

Solo Shows: Ursula Ponn

2018 ,Ink on Papers‘ (Gagalerie, Reifenstuelstraße 14, München, D)
2017 ‚I knew it already but I had forgotten‘  (In der ersten Reihe/ Plan Z, München, D)
2016 ‚Thoughts o.T.‘ (Solo Project / Auenstrasse 19, München, D)

Group Shows: Ursula Ponn

2017 ‚Open Studio‘ Stefan Lenhart, Stefanie Ullmann, Ursula Ponn (Group Show, Auenstrasse 19, München, D)
2016 ‚Small Sizes‘ (Studio Project, Auenstrasse 19, München, D)

Solo Shows: Doris Lasch / Ursula Ponn

2010 ‚Die Verwendung des Materials‘ (Les Urbaines, Lucy Mackintosh Gallery, Lausanne, CH)
2009 ‚If you don‘ t create your own history, someone else will ‚ (Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, D) Publication
2008 ‚Spiegel‘ (Städtische Kunsthalle, Lothringer13, Munich, D)
2007 ‚As far as we went back‚ (Artis, s ‚ Hertogenbosch, NL) Publication
2006 ‚You‘re all the world to me“ (Montgomery, Berlin, D)
2005 ‚Through the back door of a public secrecy‘ (Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels, B)
‚In der Ferne wäre die Strasse zu hören gewesen‘ with Ursula Paletta (Galerie Roylal, München, D)
2003 ‚Die Identitäten der Antihelden‘ (Galerie Iris Kadel, Karlsruhe, D)
‚La cave‘ (Établissement d‘en Face Projects, Brussels, B)
2001 ‚Some non chronological collections‘ (Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, D)

Group Shows: Doris Lasch / Ursula Ponn

2011 ‚Field of Questions‘ (Galerie Eva Winkler, Köln, D)
‚Bild und Träger‘ (BKV Postsdam, D)
‚Môtiers. Art en plein air‘ (Môtiers, CH) Publication
‚The village cry – Regionale 11‘ (Kunsthalle, Basel, CH)
2010 Swiss Art Award (Messezentrum Basel, CH)
2009 ‚Ego im Auto‘ (Galerie Royal, München, D)
‚West Brunswick sculpture triennial‘ (Brunswick, Australia)
‚Le Musée imaginaire (1)‘ with Christine Lemke and Willem Oorebeek (Abel Neue Kunst, Berlin, D)
2008 ‚Only good Indian is a dead Indian‘ with Stefanie Seibold (Komplot/Le garage, Brussels, B)
‚Aurora. Between night and day II‘ (Torstrasse 111, Berlin, D) & ‚Night guard for Aurora‘ (ParkInn, Berlin, D) Publication
2007 ‚Der Magische Sockel‘ (Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin, D)
‚Aurora. Between night and day I‘ (BWA Awangarda, Wrocław, Poland) Publication
2006 ‚Psychologie des Zwischenfalls‘ (Galerie Ben Kaufmann, Berlin, D)
‘Die ersten Jahre der Professionalität’ (BBK Galerie der Künstler, München, D) Publication
‚Resonance or How one reality can be understood through another‘ (STUK, Leuven, B) Publication
2004 ‚de vierkantswortel van het geheugen‘ (Huis van Winckel, Dendermonde, B)
publication ‚International Filmfestival Rotterdam‘ (Rotterdam, NL) Publication
‚Amicalement Vôtre‘ (ERSEP, Tourcoing, F) Publication
‚Boucles d‘Or‘ (transvideo, FRAC Basse Normandie, F)
‚Zuschauerkino‘ (Münchner Filmzentrum, München, D)
2003 ‚Anderswelten / transfer‘ (Kunstraum, Munich, D)
‚Hurts so good‘ (contemporary art centre, Vilnius, Lithuania) Publication
‚Restorations‘ (Entre Deux, formerly Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, NL)
‚Argos festival‘ (Argos, Brussels, B) Publication
2002 Publication of ‚Jonge Kunstenaars‘ (Sint-Lukasgalerij Brussel, B)
‚Die Hälfte der Zeit‘ (Radio Werkstatt, München, D)
2001 ‚memories of nature‘ (contemporary art museum, Raleigh, United States)
‚Pending emotion‘ (Hoxton Distillery, London, UK)
2000 ‚please let my affections lead me into danger‘ (Galerie Bernd Klüser, Munich, D) publication
‚the Mnemosyne project‘ Encontros de photographic publication of a (Coimbra, Portugal, PT)
1998 ‘If I ruled the world’ (Shedhalle Zürich, Kunstraum München, CH, D)
‘künstlich, vermutlich’ (HGB Leipzig, D) Publikation
1997 ‘Just looking’ (Ultraschall, München, D)

Readings / presentations / performances / workshops

2011 Presentation at the HKB, Hochschule der Künste Bern, CH
2010 ‚If you don‘t create your own history someone else will‘ book presentation, (Instituto Svizzero di Roma, Rome, IT)
2009 ‚Le Musée imaginaire (1)‘ CD presentation with Christine Lemke, Willem Oorebeek (Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, D)
2008 ‚I like to watch myself exist‘, presentation, part of the lecture series ‚ Les soirées du Greenwich – Behind green curtains‘ (Café Greenwich, Brussels, B)
2007 ‚Wi(n)dow of the world‘ movie projection and presentation in cooperation with Dominiek Hoens, part of the lecture series ‚ me in front of…‘ (Artis, s ‚ Hertogenbosch, NL)
2006 ‚when the story finishes light sadness grasps me‘ a story which takes place in the present, book presentation and performance with Christine Lemke, Johannes Porsch, Robert Merdzo (Kunstraum, Munich, D)
2005 ‚when the story finishes light sadness grasps me‘ book presentation and performance with Filip Luyckx, Ivica Vukelic (Établissement d‘en face, Brussels, B)
2004 ‚Restorations‘ performance (Entre Deux, formerly Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, NL)
‘This picture could be a detail of the first one‘ presentation (Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, NL)
2003 ‘Stehende Bilder – Diskontinuität oder hier hat die Geschichte begonnen und dort endet sie’ workshop (Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, NL)
‚Das eigene Täuschungsmanöver, oder der Versuch sich nicht dem dominierenden Blick zu unterwerfen‘ presentation (Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, NL)
2002 ‚the real representations of unreal‘ workshop (Hooge school Sint-Lukas, Brussels, B)