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Paris Scholarship for Timo Herbst

The Leipzig artist and HGB graduate Timo Herbst (painting/ printmaking, Prof. Astrid Klein) receives the federal scholarship for a six-month study stay in the "Bundesateliers" at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris 2021/22.

Timo Herbst received his diploma at the University of Arts in Bremen and Academy of Fine Arts in Leipzig (Germany). He has shown his work in several museums and galleries in and outside of Germany.  He was fellow of Art Quarter Budapest (Hungary), Goethe Institut Villa Kamogawa Kyoto and Paradise Air Matsudo (Japan), of Yarat Contemporary Art Center Baku (Azerbaijan) and Kulturstiftung Sachsen. 2016-2018 he was research fellow in an interdisciplinary project and research group “Arts and Science in Motion” of Volkswagen Foundation via FU Berlin and HBK Braunschweig.

The Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris, which is supported by a French foundation, offers living and working facilities to artists from all over the world in 300 studios.
With the scholarships at the Cité, the Minister of State for Culture promotes young artists in the fields of visual arts, architecture and music (composers and performers) whose artistic development is still open.

To the website of Timo Herbst: timoherbst.org