Johanna Abraham

born in Pabianice, Poland 1978

lives and works in Berlin, Germany


Selection of Exhibitions


Temporary Autonomous Zone / 3, Galeria Studio, PKiN, Warsaw
In (The Mix) and on the go (Univers) for those in the know (Wanda), Scriptings, Berlin
Dystopia, CAPC Museum for Contemporary Art, Bordeaux


Liebe, Studio Sandra Recio (solo)

Rediviva, Talk by Amy Patton & Mathilde ter Heijne, works by Johanna Abraham, Sebastian Hammwöhner, videos by Mark Briggs, Motto, Berlin

Rediviva feat. contributions by Mathilde ter Heijne/Amy Patton, Johanna Abraham, Philippe Van Wolputte, Anita Leisz, Valentin Aigner,Mark Briggs, Theo Prodromidis, Richard Hawkins, Marina Faust, Ariane Müller, Andy Weir, Gala Porras-Kim, Sebastian Hammwöhner, Basel


DYSTOPIA, with Pathetic Sympathy Seekers, an exhibition written by Mark von Schlegell. CAPC, Musée d’Art Contemporain Bordeaux

Nomadische Unschärfen, Temporary Gallery Cologne

Five Quarters, Kunstfabrik, Berlin


Whereabouts, VONRaum, Berlin (solo)

humhum, Studio Sandra Recio, Geneva (solo)

G : 7 Someday . Some Morning . Sometime, Galerie Moeller, Bonn
Das letzte Mal als ich in Germany war, Kunstklub Berlin
RRGRBRBRFRPR, Kunstklub Berlin

Bum, Galerie Artists Unlimited Bielefeld (solo)
Be your own elevator, Kunstklub Berlin
Space Erasers or The Delights of Three-Dimensional Existence, Galerie oqbo, Berlin
Provoking Ghosts, Kunstklub Berlin

Pathetic Sympathy Seekers Go Business, Kunstklub Berlin
Plan Z, Malkasten Düsseldorf
Merdre Kajal, Kreissparkasse Northeim (solo)
Artedove platform for cultural studies/container archive, curated by Sandra Recio & Joanna Cohen

We recruit, Kunstklub Berlin
Don‘ t stop me trying now, Galerie Artists Unlimited, Bielefeld
Mädels, Galerie Rivet Köln
Meisterschüler, Hochschule für bildende Künste Braunschweig
Spin Off, WP 8 Düsseldorf

Pathetic Sympathy Seekers, Jahnstraße 16, Braunschweig
Plattform #2, Kunstverein Hannover

Picture yourself on a white horse, Lange Nacht der Museen, Eupener Straße, Köln
Duldungsreflex, Hinterconti Hamburg

Grants & Cooperations
Los Angeles, Grant from Landesregierung NRW, Düsseldorf
Curatorial work for Off Space Kunstklub Berlin
Scholarship of KSN-Stiftung Northeim
Meisterschüler of Prof. Frances Scholz
Cooperations with artist groups Pathetic Sympathy Seekers and Ashley & Adelaide Rumford-Warwick