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Kay Eppi Nölke
Designer - Gestalter
Faerberstrasse 2
78467 Konstanz
Lake Constance
Germany
E-Mail:   kay.eppi.noelke@gmx.de
Telefon: +49 - (0)7531 - 81 37 570
 
Born in Bielefeld, Germany in 1960
 
Education
·        1980-83 Goldsmith apprenticeship
·        1983-1989 Internship as a Goldsmith
·        1989-91Final Exam as a Designer and Master Goldsmith -
           Die Zeichen Akademie in Hanau; (Art Akademie) under Alexander Zickendraht.
·        Since 1992 Independent professional activity
·        1993-98 Studies at the Design, Engineering and Economics College in Pforzheim,
            Degree tutored by Prof. Rudolf Bott and Prof. Rüdiger Lorenzen, Germany.
 
Exhibitions
 
2011
·        Gallery 32, Karlsruhe
·        Gallery Treykorn, Berlin
·        Schmucklaboratorium, Barbara Weinberger, Nürnberg
·        Gallery Temur, Berlin
2010
·        Gallery Michaela Binder, Berlin
·        Werkstattgalerie, Melanie Nützel, Bayreuth
·        Bside Festival, DownTownArtJewellery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
·        Nomos Schweiz, Zürich, Switzerland
2009
·        Ringe.Anke Baumgarten, Hamburg
2008
·        Natascha Rachel Reichel, Gallery for Jewellery, Pforzheim
·        Prasentation at the Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim
·        Eva Maisch, Würzburg
·        Gallery Beeld & Aambleed, Enschede, The Netherlands
2007
·        Andrea Schmidt, Gallery of Contemporary Jewellery, Dortmund
·        Gallery MOHA, Vienna, Austria
·        „Wertzeichen“, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Hanau
·        Gallery for Jewellery, Jutta Graf, Biberach
·        Gallery Spandau, Berlin
·        Arte Fakt, Munich
·        Beatrice Lang, Gallery for Jewellery, Bern, Switzerland
2006
·        Inhorgenta 2006, Design Podium, Munich
·        Artefakt, Munich
·        Beatrice Lang, Gallery for Jewellery, Bern, Switzerland
·        Andrea Schmidt, Gallery of Contemporary Jewellery, Dortmund
·        Current Affairs, Anne-Christin Schubert and Tanja Fontane, Hamburg
·        Titanblau, Gallery for Jewellery, Dresden
·        Kronprinz Jewellery, Gerhard Weikmann, Munich
·        Werstattgalerie, Rosemarie Brodhag, Berlin
·        Schmuck2, Anja Schöpke, Coburg
2005
·        Wasserschloß Klaffenbach, 14. Silbertriennale 2004, Stadt Chemnitz
·        Gallery MOHA, Vienna, Austria
·        Eva Maisch, Würzburg
·        FRITZ, Jewellery Gallery, Schmuckwerkstatt am Oranienplatz, Berlin
·        Galerie für Angewandte Kunst, Munich
·        Le Arti Orafe, Florence, Italy
 
2004
·        Passagen – Klaus Kaufhold, Cologne
·        Inhorgenta 2004, Design Podium, Munich
·        Bauer & Bauer, Augsburg
·        Conremporary Art Center, Laren, The Netherlands
·        Gallery MOHA, Vienna, Austria
·        14th Silver Triennial 2004, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Hanau
·        Galerie NIRO, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
·        Werkstattgalerie, Berlin
·        Eva Maisch, Würzburg
2003
·        Inhorgenta 2003, Design Podium, München
·        Galerie Orfeo, Köln, 28.6.-26.7.2003
·        Forvm Ferlandina, Any del Disseny 2003, Barcelona, Spain
·        Galeria de Joies „alea“, Any del Disseny 2003, Barcelona, Spain
·        Helga Malten, Dortmund
·        Gallery MOHA, Vienna, Austria
2002
·        Foundation member of  - JUNI - , Pforzheim
·        Temporäre Schmuckstation,  Iserlohn
·        Inhorgenta 2002, Design Podium, Munich
·        bauhaus-archiv / Museum für Gestaltung, Berlin
·        Gallery MOHA, Vienna, Austria
·        Gallery Cebra, Düsseldorf
·        5 Gram Gold +, Gallery Aurum, Frankfurt
·        Natur und Zeit (Nature and Time), Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus Hanau
·        Art Vienna, Gallery MOHA, Vienna, Austria
2001
·        Object Gallery, Customs House, Sydney, Australia
·        Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
·        Co-Organisation - Zimmerhof 2001 -           
·        German textile museum, Krefeld
·        Gallery Pauwels & Spaenjers, Hasselt, Belgium
·        Jewellery & Equipment, Prüll, Weiden
·        State Office of Archeology, Dresden
·        Shape 2001, Tendence 01, Frankfurt
·        Gallery Jewellery & Concepts, Karlsruhe
·        Grassi Museum Leipzig, Grassi Fair
·        Zijsprong, Studio & Expo-Ruimte voor Hedendaagse Sieraden, Antwerp, Belgium
2000
·        Workshop gallery Halle on Saale
·        Gallery "kleinkariert", Wiesbaden
·        Gallery Rheingold (Gold of the Rhine), Köln
·        Shape 2000, Tendence, Frankfurt a. M.
·        8th triennial, A Trace of Craftsmanship, Museum of applied art, Frankfurt
·        Ines Bumann, Gallery of Contemporary Jewellery, Kassel
·        Gallery Aurum, Frankfurt
·        The Workshop Gallery, Berlin
·        Badisches Landesmuseum (Museum of the Territory of Baden) Karlsruhe
1999
·        “Form '99”, Tendence, Frankfurt
·        Gallery of Jewellery, Biberach
1998
·        Museum of art and trade, Hamburg
·        Gallery Gesamtmetall, Frankfurt 
·        Gallery Marzee, Nijmegen, The Nethrlands
1997
·        Massana, Barcelona,Spain
·        Gallery Grosche, Castrop-Rauxel
·        German Blade Museum, Solingen
1997/98
·        Kultur Forum, Bad Mergentheim
1996
·        “Schmuckstücke ’96” (“Jewellery Pieces '96”), Munich
1995
·        „schmücken“, Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim
1991/92
·        Gallery Aurum, Frankfurt
·        Gallery Lichtblick, Aachen
 
Awards
2001
·        Special recognition of the Jury at the Grassi Fair, Leipzig
2000
·        Award of the Inhorgenta Design Podium, Munich
1998
·        Award - Nachwuchsförderpreis der Gesellschaft für Goldschmiedekunst e.V, Hanau
1995
·        First Prize in the contest "Kunst der Serie",
           Deutsche Schmuck und Silberwarenindusrtie, Pforzheim
1985
·        Dublin, IRL, with J & Z Blackmann,
·        Scholarship from the Carl Duisberg Association
 
Collections
2001
·        Museum für Angewandte Kunst (Applied Arts), Frankfurt
·        Museum für Kunsthandwerk (Art and Craftsmanship), Grassi Museum, Leipzig



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