The ASP International Residency 2009
The Art Space Portsmouth International Residency 2009 was awarded to Frauke Materlik (Germany). This was a three month residency that culminiated with her exhibition Ebbe / Tide at GASP, Art Space Portsmouth in 2009 and Ferne Nähe - The Distant Near at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, The Guardhouse in Gunwharf Quays and Aspex in 2010.
You can view Frauke's residency blog here.
Frauke Materlik's projects have been exhibited in both Germany and Scandinavia. As well as working with sculpture and installation, she also engages with photography and performance. The keywords for many of her projects are loneliness, anonymity, neighbourhoods and the border between reality and fiction.
Frauke creates environments, referring to them as dreamscapes, fictional landscapes between materiality and immateriality.
Most of her work is ephemeral and created within a specific space.