Barbara Probst was born in Munich in 1964 and now lives and works in both New York and Munich. She was educated at Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich and Staatliche Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf. She received fellowships from Kunstfonds and the Bavarian State and was awarded a Philip Morris Award in 2002.
Probst has had solo shows in Germany and the USA and has has his work included in numerous group exhibitions such as in “New Photography 2006” at the Museum of Modern Art, New York and the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago. Her solo show at the National Museum of Photography Copenhagen will open on October 3rd, 2013. On the occasion of this event a new book will be published by Hatje Cantz. She is also included in B3 – Moving Image Biennal at Frankfurter Kunstverein in late October 2013.
Barbara Probst will be premiering new work at Unseen 2014. Please note: The work here is not the premiere itself, but an indication of the work that will be shown at the fair.