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Sandra Knecht

Sandra Knecht (* 1968, Zurich) has a Master fine Art in Arts ZHDK and is an artist who uses cooking as a central component of her artistic work. In art and cooking, she has been exploring the questions of what home is and how identity is formed for many years. With her food happenings and installations, she has been in various art museums at home and abroad. Among others, at Art Basel, the Venice Biennale, the Museum Fundació Joan Miró in Barcelona, the Museum Tinguely Basel, the Kunsthaus Zürich, the Kunstmuseum Basel, the Kunsthaus Baselland and the Locarno Film Festival. She has won prizes including the Swiss Art Award 2022, Werkbundpreis Deutschland 2016, the ADC Award 2017.

 Photo portrait: Tina Sturzenegger

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WIESENSTRASSE 29 eG c/o Jörg Bürkle, Wiesenstraße 29 D-13357 Berlin-Wedding +49 (30) - 4 61 23 43

Further information

Origin: Basel, Switzerland

Destination: Berlin, Germany

Time period: 01.01.2023 - 30.06.2023

Exchange: Outgoing

Programme type: Visual Arts

Grant type: Studio