ABOUT

Artist statement

monika fischbein (b. 1977, budapest) has been based in the uk since the age of 19. she has been educated at central saint martins college of art & design, the university of greenwich and linköping university. monika fischbein is an image-maker, whose practice explores the many forms of identity and narrative construction and involves meticulously created studio works. fischbein's work seeks to investigate such themes as self-perception and responses to real- life events – spheres, which remain fundamental to her artistic motivation.
Exhibitions/Works

2017
CURRENT:
'National Still Life', Sofia Photomonth, Balassi Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria
13th June - 1st Sept 2017

'National Still Life', Hungarian Culture Centre, Istanbul, Turkey
2nd - 31st March 2017

2016
'National Still Life', PhotoBlock, Truman Brewery, London
'Folk Art' Zipernowski Centre for Science and Art, Budapest
2015
'International Salon' show, Residency Programme, Art Quarter Budapest
'The Art of Caring', The Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames
2014
'JawSpring' Exhibition, Village Hall Gallery, Wimbledon, London
2013
'Art Jazzed Up' Group Exhibition, Shaw Gallery, London
'PRAXIS' Group Exhibition, Trerise Gallery, Plymouth
Patternotion Book project
2012
Un_Touched - self published monograph
Insecurity is a light sleeper - published in 62nd Floor magazine, New York
Insecurity is a light sleeper - self published monograph
Freed Book - 68 One Page Stories, London Bookswap Network
2011
Photomonth Photo-Open - Rich Mix Gallery, London
Brighton Open - Brighton Fringe Festival
2010
What's It like? - Volume Three, Community Perspective Project
2009
Summer Show - Central Saint Martins, London
2008
Black History Month - University of Exeter
2007
Barbican Theatre, Plymouth
2006
'Re-Integration' project in collaboration with Chaz Singh:
Queen Elizabeth 2 Conference Centre, London
The Plough Arts Centre, Torrington, Devon
Plymstock Library, Plymouth
Theatre Royal, Plymouth
'Awakening from the Beauty Myth' series:
New Designers - Business Design Centre, London
Les Jardines de Bagatelle, Plymouth
2005
Summer Show - PCAD