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Emad Korkis VITA


*1979 Hasaka, Syria l Studied with Professor Safwan Dahoul at the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Damascus l

Diploma 2005 I Visual artist l projects with public institutions l theater projects l member Federal Association of Fine ArtistsI


In Germany since 2008 l Since 2015 living and working in Wiesbaden

Funding/ Scholarships/ Awards:


2023   1st prize of the 9th Int. Biennial of Painting, Hamburg

2022  Scholarship from the KUNSTFONDS Restart Culture I Cultural Office Wiesbaden I Union Investment Foundation I

2021  WI for Culture I Scholarships from the Hessian Cultural Foundation l

2020  Scholarships from the Hessian Cultural Foundation l

2019  to now guest studio in Santanyí Spain l

2018  Karin and Uwe Hollweg Foundation Bremen I

2017   to noAtelier Georg-Buch-Haus Kulturamt Wiesbaden l

2016  SchuFa Holding I 


Group Exhibitions

2023                  SUN SOURCE OF LIFE, 9th Int. Biennial of Painting, Hamburg Museum, Bergedorf Castle

2022                  FLOODLETTERS-Code of all Beings, Robert-Struppmann Museum, Lorch am Rhein             


                          FutureKunstLabor, A Vision for Wiesbaden, Künstlerverein Walkmühle, Wiesbaden           


                         I HERE YOU, Art Performance, CoronArt Festival, Schlachthof Wiesbaden           


                          RODGAU ART 22, Rodgau


2021                  THE CODE OF ALL BEINGS, Galerie H22, Wiesbaden           


                          RODGAU ART 21, Rodgau           


                          SEEDLINGS, Outdoor Sculptur, Kleinode Westend, Wiesbaden


                          RODGAU ART 21, Rodgau, (Germany)

2020                  SWISSARTEXPO, Artbox Project Zurich, (Switzerland)


                          Exhibition "GLÜCK", Kunsthaus, Wiesbaden, (Germany)

                           RODGAU ART 20, Rodgau, (Germany)

                           mindest abstand kunst marktNassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden (Germany)

                           HIOB, KUNSTARCHE, Wiesbaden,  (Germany)

                           Tatorte KUNST 12, Ringkirche Wiesbaden,  (Germany)

2019                   ART to give, Künstlerverein Walkmühle e.V., Wiesbaden, (Germany)

2019                   Arte Solidario 2019,  Galeria Berlin,  Palma de Mallorca, (Spain)

2018                   Biennale Islandarte 2018,  Coliseo Balear,  Palma de Mallorca, (Spain)

2018                   WHERE ART YOU FROM?,  Galerie Berlin-Baku,  Berlin, (Germany)

2018                   Neu im BBK, Rathaus Landeshauptstadt,  Wiesbaden, (Germany)

2017                   Tatorte Kunst, Galerie Pokusa,  Wiesbaden, (Germany) 

2017                NIT DEL ART 2017, Galeria Berlin, Palma de Mallorca (Spain)

2016                Curriculum Vitae  (C.V.) – Intellectual Free Trade Zone, Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden (Germany)

2016                   Winter Art, Galerie Pokusa, Wiesbaden (Germany)

2015                   Heimat "Homeland", Galerie Kuhn, Berlin (Germany)

2015                   Art im Zentrum "Art in the City",  Künstlerbund, Böblingen (Germany)

2014                   Weltsichten "World Views", Kunstetage, Heilbronn (Germany)

2013                   Annual Exhibition, Kunsthalle Vogelmann, Heilbronn (Germany) 

2012                   Annual Exhibition, Kunsthalle Vogelmann, Heilbronn (Germany)

2011                   Südwest-West "South-West", Euregio e.V., Aachen (Germany)

2011                   Blau "Blue" (Annual Exhibition), Kunsthalle Vogelmann, Heilbronn (Germany)

2011                   Lust auf Leben "Joy for Life", Kunstetage, Heilbronn (Germany)  


2011                   Finale Regionale "Regional Finals", Kunsthalle Vogelmann, Heilbronn (Germany)

2010                   Three Languages in Words and Visuals, "Drei Sprachen in Wort und Bild " Kunstetage, Heilbronn (Germany) 

2006                   The Annual Exhibition, Contemporary Syrian Art, Damaskus (Syria) 




2021                   Code of All Beings. Galerie H22 Wiesbaden, (Germany)

2020                   CHANGING SOUNDS-Alles ändert sich. Galerie Pokusa Wiesbaden, (Germany)

2019                New works , Art in residence Santanyi 2019, Studio 3, Georg-Buch-Haus, Wiesbaden (Germany)  

2018                Stay Back ,Tatorte Kunst 2018, Studio Kleiststraße, Wiesbaden (Germany)

2017                 MOVEMENTS, Galerie Pokusa,  Wiesbaden, (Germany)

2017                Offenes Atelier, Studio 3, Georg-Buch-Haus, Wiesbaden (Germany)   

2016                Tatorte Kunst 2016 "Art-Places 2016", Studio Kleiststraße, Wiesbaden (Germany) 

2015                Zeitklang "The Sound of Time", Atelier/ Studio Theo Kemen, Wiesbaden (Germany) 

2013                Schritt ins Ungewisse "Steps into the Unknown", Atelier/ Studio Theo Kemen, Wiesbaden (Germany)

2012                Lust des Anfanges "Desire for Beginnings", Deutschhof, Heilbronn (Germany)

1997                Namenlose Gesichter "Strangers", Kulturzentrum der Stadt Alhasakah (Syria)     


2020                   CHANGING SOUNDS-Alles ändert sich.

                           Scholarship, Hessian Cultural Foundation, (Germany)

2020                   Illustration and short movies. Storytelling for Kids.

                           Youtube: Minka und Buschka

2019                   OUR BLUE PLANET, Painting, Installations and Documentary film

                       Avoidance of plastic waste

                           Art action with young students, Schlossgymnasium,  Mainz (Germany)


2018                   Entering the Legend of the Thread, Lyrics, Paintings,

                          Installation, Galerie Berlin-Bakku, Berlin (Germany)

2016                  Students Discover Contemporary Art 2016,

                          Exhibition with works from 177 young students,

                          Concept and implementation Curator

                       Nassauischer Kunstverein, Wiesbaden (Germany)

                          Documentary film on the creation of artworks

                       by young students, Wiesbaden (Germany)

2011                   Live on 4,5 m ,Architectural project,

                       Heilbronn (Germany)

2005                  Socioculturell  project Nabada 2005,

                       University of Fine Arts Damascus, (Syria)



Group projects

2020                "Lass uns Steine brechen statt des Brots" 

                        Installation and film about the German Poet Ernst S. Steffan

                             Literaturhaus,Heilbronn, (Germany)

2019                "GLÜCK" 

                        Students learn how to curate an exhibition (Participatory Curating) 

                             Magistrate of the State Capital Wiesbaden, Office for Social work, Kunsthaus, Wiesbaden, (Germany)

2019                  Installations and Documentary film

                         on the creation of artworks by young students as part of the group project (who are the others?).

                              Magistrate of the State Capital Wiesbaden, Office for Social work, (Germany)

2016                  Odyssee_21, das Hessische Staatsballett, (Germany) 

2015                  Stories of Escaping and Arriving, Theater project

                         (Kultureller Zwischenraum), Heilbronn (Germany)

2014                  Erzählwerkstatt der Diaphania "Workshop on story telling organized by Diaphania", Europäischer Verein

                         für Politik, Kultur, Soziales e. V.

                         European Society for Political,  Cultural and Social Issues,

                         Heilbronn (Germany)

2011                 WOHNZEIT  "PROJECT LIVING", Theater project, Heilbronn (Germany)





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