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CLAUDIA MERX    -    vita
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Image "portrait.jpg"    CLAUDIA MERX
Dipl. Ing., Textildesignerin

1957    born in Mönchengladbach, Germany (NRW)  
1977    academic studies of textile design at
              "Fachhochschule Niederrhein", Germany
              with academic degree graduate engineer
1982    study of traditional Japanese textiles in Kyoto and Tokyo, Japan  
1983    independent artist for textile design  
1997    own studio in Aachen, Germany

Awards

         "ars liturgica" 2012, Art Society of Diocese Essen, Germany, 1st prize
         State Award 2003 for Applied Arts of NRW, Germany
         Award of International Textile Art "Dialog 98", Chisinau, Moldova

Publications

         Verhüllt Enthüllt, Textilkunst international, M. & H. Schaper Verlag, 3/2012
         Das Geheimnis der Verhüllung - Ein Atelierbesuch bei Claudia Merx
              Kunst und Kirche, Themenheft Textil, Springer-Verlag/Wien, 2010/04
         Filzfrauen, Maro Verlag, 2010
         In der Schwebe, Publik-Forum, 2008/9
         Fünf GEDOK-Künstlerinnen in Bocholt, Textilkunst International, 2008/1
         dialog filz - Filz im Dialog, Textilkunst International, 2008/1
         Das Diju Projekt, 2005 - Claudia Merx
         Wohnen mit Filz, Haupt Verlag AG, Bern, 2005, ISBN: 3-258-06850-X
         Verbindung von Material und Geist, Textilkunst International, 2004/2
         frau vor ort, GEDOK Köln, 2002, ISBN: 3-00-010069-5
         Imaginationen in Wolle, Kunsthandwerk & Design, 2002/6
         Echoes, The Journal of the International Feltmakers Association, 2000/61
         Filz Felt, Kunst, Kunsthandwerk und Design, Arnold'sche Art Publishers, 2000  

Research Conferences

         Aachen Textile Conference 1998, 1999, 2000
         10th International Wool Textile Research Conference 2000

Television Broadcasts

         WDR 1998, ARD 1999, 3Sat 2000

Memberships

         GEDOK - Ferderation of Women Artists and Patrons of the Arts, Germany
         BBK - Federal Assocciation of Artists, Germany
         inform.elle e.V., Network for freelancers in culture und media

© Claudia Merx 1997-2018