gabriele schaffartzik

Gabriele Schaffartzik

Born in 1964 in Bremen, Germany.
Lives and works in Göttingen, Germany

Studies at Georg-August-University in Göttingen, Germany and at the Academy of Fine Arts "Jan Matejko" Cracow, Poland
After university education furthermore studies at various studios for "Byzantine icon painting" in Russia, France, Austria and Germany.
Founding member and President of the art institution (NGO) „KulturRad": Organisation of the annual „Open Houses" and of an annual group display of artists in the region around Göttingen, Germany
Member of Germany's Federal Association of Professional Visual Artists (BBK) and of "GEDOK - Society of the Association of Women Artists and Art Friends, Germany"
Participation at international art symposia in Albania, Bosnia & Hercegovina, Egypt, Germany, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey.
Artist in Residence at Near East University/Museum of Modern Art, Northern Cyprus, in 2019, at "maumau artworks" in Istanbul, Turkey, in 2015, and at "Kalanirvana Art Residency" in Bhubaneshwar, India, in 2014 Works are represented in private and public collections in Germany and abroad.

Collections abroad:
2019 Museum of Modern Art at Near East University, Northern Cyprus
2018 Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey
2017 City of Mersin, Turkey
2017 Museum Alija Izetbegovic, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Hercegnovina
2016 TÜRKSOY Organisation, Ankara, Turkey
2016 National Museum Ohrid, North Macedonia
2014 KIIT University, Bhubaneshvar, Indien
2014 Harran University, Sanliurfa, Türkei