Oskar Schmidt

Germany, Stuttgart Parrotta Contemporary Art

Oskar Schmidt (b. 1977, Germany) lives and works in Berlin. Schmidts work has been presented in several solo exhibitions, such as at Museum Gunzenhauser Chemnitz (upcoming); Fotomuseum Winterthur (2016); Neues Museum Weimar (2013/14); Goethe-Institut, Washington D.C. (2010) and C/O Berlin (2009). Furthermore he participated in numerous group exhibitions e.g. at Center for Creative Photography, Tucson (2015/16); Daimler Art Collection, Stuttgart (2014); Aperture Foundation, New York (2014); Daimler Contemporary, Berlin (2014); Marburger Kunstverein (2013); Museum Abtei Liesborn (2012); Museum für bildende Künste Leipzig (2011); Zabludowicz Collection London (2010); Art Collection Deutsche Börse (2010); Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe (2009); Stadtgalerie Kiel (2009) and Kunsthalle Rostock (2009). Schmidt received the Marion Ermer Award (2013); Scholarship at Künstlerhaus Lukas–Ahrenshoop (2012) and the C/O Berlin Talents award (2009). In 2014 he was nominated for the Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation Photobook Awards.