Marco Wittkowski

1977 Born in Zossen near Berlin
1994-1998 Apprenticeship as a stonemason at a stone restorer in Bamberg
1999-2010 Study of Fotodesign at University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund with focus on experimental photography at prof. Margareta Hesse
since 2003 Freelance work as photographer and artist
since 2013 Member at Künstlerhaus Dortmund (KiN)

Exhibitions (selection)

2017 daily pictures, galerie143, Dortmund (S)

Offene Nordstadtateliers, Dortmund (2015, 2008, 2004) (G) (C)
2016 Open Gallery, galerie143, Dortmund (G)

BLOOOM / ART.FAIR, (2013 – 2016), koelnmesse, Cologne (F)

Tres Clique, Photoszene-Festival 2016, Halle Zollstock, Cologne (G)

Grafik aus Dortmund, Berswordthalle, Dortmund (G)

Offene Ateliers Dortmund (G)
2015 Zwischenraum Unionviertel, Dortmunder U, Dortmund (G)

Pop-Up Store, Heimatdesign at stilwerk, Dortmund (G)

I Wanna Be Your Dog – Interspecies Relationships In Contemporary Art, Künstlerhaus Dortmund (AD) in collaboration with Barbara Koch (C)
2014 the BIG BANG or how to really impress your mother-in-law, seasons galleries, The Hague (G)

Dortmunder Export, Kunstverein Haus 8 e.V., Kiel (G)

Schau photography festival, Dortmunder U, Dortmund (G) (C)

Shadows, galerie143, Dortmund (S)

Rundlauf Festival, Bochum (G) (C)

Open Space, Mixer Art Gallery, Istanbul (G)

Einblicke – Art purchase of city government 2013, Torhaus Rombergpark Municipal Gallery Dortmund (G)
2013 Open Gallery, galerie143, Dortmund (G)

Nordstadt Touring as part of the art festival MUSAO (Museum astray Ottakring),
MASC-Foundation, Vienna (S) in collaboration with Barbara Koch

Ausnahmezustand, Künstlerhaus Dortmund (G) (C)

DESIGNERS FAIR 2013 as part of Interior Design Week Cologne (F)
2012 pop design festival, DQE-Halle, Cologne and Dortmunder U, BIG-Gallery, Dortmund (F)

Intervention during Stein mit Vollausstattung / Stadt mit Vollausstattung, Dortmunder Kunstverein (G)
2011 Hinterhalt – Manipulation and Subversion in Visual Arts, Künstlerhaus Dortmund (G)

Trees – an exhibition how grows like a tree, Projektraum Fotografie, Dortmund (G)
2009 Stage design for Atmosphères, an improvisational workshop of the Gürzenich Orchestra Cologne, Comed at Mediapark Cologne (CP)
2008/09 Concept, execution and exhibition of Sichtwechsel, a photo initiative for people with and without disabilities, Berswordthalle, Dortmund (AD)
2005 KUBOSHOW, Flottmannhallen Herne (F) (C)
1998 Dream Sequencies as part of the photography festival 1. Bamberger Fototage, Polarbär, Bamberg (S)

20th Century Boy, Texts and Polaroids at Rampe, Bamberg (S)

3 Fragen as part of the group exhibition Begegnungen and the short film festival A Different Sight – Disabled People In Movie, Lichtspiel, Bamberg (G)
(AD) art direction, (C) catalogue, (CP) collaborative project, (F) art fair, (G) group exhibition, (S) solo exhibition

Art in architecture /
Works in public and private collections

2013 Collection of the city of Dortmund

Collection Dichter, Vienna
2012 Collection Gaby and Wilhelm Schürmann, Berlin und Aachen
2007-2009 Art in architecture project Incisions for Kassenärztliche Vereinigung Westfalen-Lippe, Dortmund (K)

Publications available in the book trade

2016 I Wanna Be Your Dog – Human-Animal Relations In Contemporary Art, SPRUNGTURM Verlag, Cologne, ISBN 978-3-9816990-7-4
2010 Reflektor 3, Verlag Kettler, Dortmund, ISBN 978-3-86206-041-2

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