Manon Awst & Benjamin Walther

Biography

MANON AWST
BENJAMIN WALTHER

 
MANON AWST
born in Anglesey, Wales (*1983)
lives and works in Berlin and Wales

2002–2008 MA Architecture, University of Cambridge, England


 
BENJAMIN WALTHER
born in Dresden, Germany (*1978),
lives and works in Berlin and Wales

1996–1998 MA Art History & Philosophy, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany


Recent works, projects, exhibitions and awards (selcted)

2010
  • ALLES, The Forgotten Bar, Berlin, Germany
  • The Conversation, G39, Cardiff, Wales
  • To The Thawing Wind, Freies Museum, Berlin, Germany
2009
  • Work in progress, Installation for the Embassy of Germany in London, England
  • Self storage, Raum Junge Kunst, Berlin, Germany
  • If only dust could speak, Oriel Davies Gallery, Newtown, Wales
  • Second Skin, Hannah Barry Gallery, London, England
  • Play, Paradise Row, Prakke Contemporary, London, England
  • Bold Tendencies III, Hannah Barry Gallery, London, England
  • The Peckham Pavilion, 53rd Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
  • Production grant, Arts Council of Wales
2008
  • Unfinished Realities, Hannah Barry Gallery, London, England
  • Survival of the Fittest, Galeri Caernarfon, Wales
  • OPTIMISM: The Art of Our Time, Hannah Barry Gallery, London, England
  • Y Lle Celf, The National Eisteddfod of Wales, Cardiff, Wales
  • Contemporary Arts Society for Wales Annual Purchase Prize
2007
  • Island Utopia, Zollverein Essen, Germany
  • Paradise Lost, Swansea Museum, Swansea, Wales
2006
  • Digger, public, Ruhrgebiet, Deutschland/ Swansea, Wales
  • Director’s grant, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
  • Grants to Artists, British Council

 

© Manon Awst & Benjamin Walther

MANON AWST
and
BENJAMIN WALTHER

Residents at the MeetFactory

January to March 2010

www.awst-walther.com