NINA KAUN
2011 she did a Master of Arts in visual communications at the School of Art and Design Kassel,
as well a diploma as an art therapist done in 2005. Her main subject and focus is illustration, associative
story-telling and book design. In this connection she is espacially interested in interpersonal
relationships, forces of nature and there influence of our awareness and social acting.
Her drawings are mixed settings out of night dreams and everyday occurrences. During the years 
she created several personal and commissioned books and spended a lot of time at printing studios. 
2009 she was an exchange student at the Hogeschool voor Wetenschap & Kunst Sint-Lukas in Gent / Belgium. 
Nina Kaun got serveral residencies like Otto- Braun Stipendium and Stipendium Künstlerkolonie Willingshausen

Since 2015 she teaches drawing and illustration classes at Jugendkunstschule Pankow/ Berlin and
had lectureships at SHR Hochschule der populären Künste (hdpk) / Berlin.
She lives and works in Berlin.

CLIENTS
Brigitte MOM Magazine / DAS MAGAZIN / RaumItalic /  Junge Deutsche Oper Berlin

STIPEND
2013 
ART SCHOLARSHIP WILLINGSHAUSEN / artist residency of Sparkassen-Kulturstiftung Hessen-Thüringen/Germany
2011 
GRADUATION STIPEND OF OTTO-BRAUN FOUNDATION to support young artists Studying abroad
2009
Exchange study at the illustration classes of Goele Dewanckel at the Hogeschool voor Wetenschap & Kunst Sint-Lukas
in Gent/Belgien

PUBLICATIONS
2017 SEEING HER GHOSTS / Artbook by Kirsten Becken/ Verlag für Moderne Kunst
2016 RIVER SNAIL GIRL / Fairy Tales comics group project between german and chinese artists/ publisher yan shu 鼹书  
2014 ICH DENKE AN DICH / Alfred Hohmann
2013 WIE IMMER IM FRÜHLING / rotopolpress
2011 DANN LIEGE ICH MIT GESCHLOSSENEN AUGEN IRGENDWO - DENN ICH SCHLAFE IM TRAUM / self-published
2011 AUF, AUF UND DAVON / rotopolpress, extended new edition
2010 SOMETIMES I WAKE UP / self-published
2010 TODAY AND TOMORROW / group project of the illustration classes Kassel
2009 A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE / group project of the illustration classes Gent
2007 AUGEN IN DER GROßSTADT / published by Doris Krininger/ Reinhold Weber
2007 LORENZ UND QUENDOLIN / rotopolpress
2007 HÄNSEL UND GRETEL / rotopolpress
2006 DAS VERRÄTERISCHE HERZ / self-published
         TRIEBWERK 1, 2 und 4 / book projects of the illustration classes Kassel

EXHIBITIONS
2017
SEEING HER GHOSTS / group exhibition / Pavlov's Dog / Berlin

FAIRY TALES / group exhibition / Hangzhou Illustration and Comics Biennale / China
2016
ArtBookBerlin / Kunstquatier Bethanien / Berlin
2014
FAIRY TALES / group exhibition / SMAC Shanghai Mass Art Center / China
WIE IMMER IM FRÜHLING / solo exhibition / Rotopol / Kassel

2013
WIE IMMER IM FRÜHLING / solo exhibition / Kunsthalle Willingshausen
2012
THE ULTIMATE DISASTER / group exhibition Rotopol / Kassel
2011
EXAMINATION EXHIBITION / Documenta-Halle / Kassel
ZEICHNUNGEN ZUR KÄLTE / group exhibition at Kunst & Kultur Verein / Alte Schule Baruth

2010
Zeichnungen / solo exhibition / APEX pro art / Werkstatt / Göttingen
2009
SECRET SERVICE / group exhibition/ Rotopol / Kassel
I HAD THE IDEA THAT YOU WERE NEAR / Galerie Loyal / Kassel
DE TENTOON GESTELDE MENS/ Der zur Schau gestellte Mensch / Gruppenausstellung im Museum Dr. Guislain Gent / Belgium
RUSSIANS / rotoppol group exhibition / Internationales Comicfestival Fumetto / Luzern(Schweiz)

2008
FIFTY FIFTY / group exhibition / Kunsttempel / Kassel
AUGEN IN DER GROßSTADT / Sateliten solo exhibition / international comicfestival Fumetto / Luzern / Switzerland
INTERNATIONALER COMIC-SALON / Erlangen

2007
WALD UND WIESEN / group exhibition / Rotopol / Kassel
RÜM HART, KLAAR KIMING. / group exhibition / Rotopol / Kassel
NARRENHÄNDE / group exhibition / Amtsgericht Kassel
AUGEN IN DER GROßSTADT / solo exhibition / Rotopol / Kassel
ZEICHEN UND WUNDER / Caricatura / Kassel

2006
MEISTERWERKE DER KRITZELEI / group exhibition / Museumsnacht Kunsttempel / Kassel