Jenny Forster

since 2015 artistic assistance for Prof. Pia Fries, Academy of Fine Arts
2012 Diploma (Final Exam)
2011 Masterstudent (Meisterschüler) with Prof. Karin Kneffel
2008 - 2012 Painting with Prof. Karin Kneffel, Academy of Fine Arts Munich/ Germany
2007 Painting with Prof. Luigi Carboni, Academy of Fine Arts Urbino/ Italy
2005 - 2008 Painting with Prof. Ralph Fleck, Academy of Fine Arts Nuremberg/ Germany
1999 - 2005 Teaching Degree for German and Art, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich (State Examination)
1979 born in Landshut, Germany

Scholarships and awards

2018 German Academical Exchange Service Scholarship for residency in Tokyo, Japan
2015 Studio Support Programme by the Bavarian State Ministry of Science, Research and Arts
2013 German Academical Exchange Service Scholarship
        Studio Support Programme by the Bavarian State Ministry of Science, Research and Arts
2012 1st prize of the Kunst- und Gewerbeverein Regensburg/ Germany
2011 VBK Exhibition, Kunstpavillon Munich/ Germany
2009 Fanny Carlita Foundation
2007 Erasmus Scholarship for Stay at Urbino/ Italy
2003 Institute for Italian Philology Munich/ Germany
2003 Hans-Rudolf-Foundation Munich, one year scholar for outstanding achievements

Collections

2017 Münchner Stadtmuseum, Munich, D
2016 Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen (Bavarian State Painting Collections), Munich, D
2015 Haus für die Kunst, Collection Sabine und Peter Kern, Bodenkirchen, D
2015 Haus für die Kunst, Collection Sabine und Peter Kern, Bodenkirchen, D

Residencies

2018
Japan: 3331arts Chiyoda, Tokyo
2015
The Netherlands: Foundation B.a.d, Rotterdam
2013
SÍM, Samband Íslenskra Myndlistarmanna, Reykjavik, Iceland
Gullkistan, Laugarvatn, Iceland
Listhús, Ólafsfjördur, Iceland