Angela Glajcar (Mainz, Germany 1970 - )


About

1991–1998
Studied at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Nuremberg in Tim Scott’s class; project work on the subject of “the human body in motion”

1998
Studio Award of the Kunststiftung Erich Hauser; draft paper collages for the steel sculpture Akrobat

1999–2000
Asterstein scholarship awarded by the government of Rhineland-Palatinate; start of Noyane series and experiments with draft collages; first hanging paper works

2000
Birth of daughter Yelena

2001–2002
Project scholarship Korrespondenz im Raum awarded by the Bavarian Ministry of Culture; first site-specific exhibition planed with wood and paper works for an exhibition at the Kunstverein Speyer

2002
Zonta Art Award, Mainz, Germany

2003
Development of the Contrarius series and creation of the only series on paper during movement studies of the Compagnie Martin Schläpfer – ballettmainz. Birth of daughter Yara

2004
Vordemberge-Gildewart-Award; site-specific installation at the Museum Wiesbaden; start of the Conballare series

2005
Emy-Roeder-Award; first experiments with plastics; start of the Papierschatten series and the Terforation series

2006
Phönix Art Award; start of the Lichtschatten series and the Montcanus series

2007–2008
Appointment as visiting professor for sculpture at the University of Gießen; start of the Lumen series and the Bloc series

2007
Realisation of the Kunst-am-Bau-Projekt (public art project) Lichtschatten
for the Mutterstadt fire station

2009
Start of the Arsis series

2010
Public Choice Award at the Regionale in the Wilhelm-Hack-Museum in Ludwigshafen. Realisation of the Kunst-am-Bau-Projekt (public art project) Stiller Dialog for the Christiane Herzog school in Neuwied-Engers; start of work using glass fabric

2011
Realisation of the site-specific installations Curalium and the light within using glass fabric

2012
Start of experiments with paper and synthetic resin

Exhibited by

Work Selection

Angela Glajcar - Terbloc 2014-052

Terbloc 2014-052

Angela Glajcar - Terbloc 2014-076

Terbloc 2014-076

Angela Glajcar - Terforation 2015-041

Terforation 2015-041

Angela Glajcar - Paperwall 2016-012

Paperwall 2016-012