Eric Schumacher


Eric Schumacher
Living between Luxembourg and Edinburgh (UK)
Currently on residency at Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin


contact: info@ericschumacherartist.com
instagram: eric_w_schumacher

Artist Statement

Solo Exhibitions (selection)
2020
come high go low, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
pLzZ zA, Nosbaum Reding Gallery, Luxembourg
2018
finders keepers surface sweepers, Centre d'Art Dominique Lang, Dudelange (L)

Group Exhibitions (selection)
2019
Prix d’art Robert Schuman, Villa Vauban, Luxembourg
Störende Wahrheiten, Lorentzweiler (L)
Cherry Pickers, curated by Podium, Luxembourg
Blip., Edinburgh Annuale (UK)
2018
Un autre monde est possible, Zidoun-Bossuyt Gallery, Luxembourg
dis-play, CAW, Walferdange (L)
2017
jet lag / out of sync, Triennale Jeune Création Luxembourg et Grande Région, Rotondes, Luxembourg
i(s)land, Interdisziplinäres Raumlabor, Berlin
2015

SNEHTA Outreach, SNEHTA, Athens (GR)
Curious Artefacts, The Art Wall, Athens (GR)
Pop-up, Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop (UK)
2013

Drawn Away Together, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh (UK)
2012
We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh (UK)
/Arrives In Starting, Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art, The Duchy Gallery At The Lighthouse, Glasgow (UK)
2011

Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursary Award Exhibition, RBS, London (UK)
EMBASSY at Outpost Summer Fayre, Outpost Gallery, Norwich (UK)
They Had Four Years, GENERATORprojects, Dundee (UK)

2010
Degree Show, Edinburgh College of Art (UK)
HOY***, Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney (UK)

Awards
2013 / 2019
Nominated for the Edward Steichen Award (L/US)
2014
Dave Bown Projects - 7th Semiannual Competition, Award of Excellence (US)
2011
Visual Arts Award Edinburgh (UK)
Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursary Award (UK)
2009
Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop Award (UK)

Residencies
2020
Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin (D)
2015
Snehta, Athens (Gr)
2010
Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop (UK)

Education
2015 - 2017 MA Interdisziplinäres Raumlabor, TU Berlin (D)
2008 - 2010 Edinburgh College of Art, BA (Hons) Sculpture (UK)

2006 - 2008 Ecole de Recherche Graphique (ERG), Instituts St.Luc, Brussels (B)

Press/Publications (selection)
2020
Confessions d'Artiste, Lëtzebuerger Land
Trame Orthogonale, Lucien Kayser, Lëtzebuerger Land
2019
Exhibition Catalogue ‘Prix d’Art Robert Schuman 2019’
Exhibition Catalogue ‘Störende Wahrheiten’
Barbecue en forêt avec Eric Schumacher, Nosbaum Reding Blog
Land-Art, Lëtzebuerger Land
2018
Sculpture vernaculaire, Josée Hansen, Lëtzebuerger Land
2017
Exhibition catalogue ‘jet lag/out of sync’, Rotondes
2013
Exhibition catalogue ‘Drawn Away Together’, Talbot Rice Gallery

Writing (selection)
2018
A derisory poiesis of decline, Sofia Eliza Bouratsis
2011
Recycled Modernism, Dan Brown