Annika Kleist

  • 1986 born in Hagenow (Germany)
    2007-2014 Studies of painting at the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig with Prof. Heribert Ottersbach and Prof. Astrid Klein
    2012 ERASMUS scholarship at Camberwell College of Arts, London
    2014 Diploma, Prof. Astrid Klein
    2014–2017 Master studies with Prof. Astrid Klein at the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig

Solo shows

  • 2018 Cocoon (Awardee exhibition of Leipziger Jahresausstellung e.V.), Galerie Kleidienst, Leipzig
  • 2017 Domestic Noir, Galerie Kleindienst, Leipzig
  • 2015 Pollux, SSZ Süd, Cologne

Group shows

2018 Breeeeze, Pippi Houldsworth Gallery, London
Bataillon d'amour, Galerie Kleindienst, Leipzig
2017 Corriger la Fortune, Kunstverein Tiergarten, Berlin
Leipziger Jahresausstellung, Werkschauhalle Spinnerei (Award Winner)
Master Student Exhibition, HGB Leipzig
Artists of the Gallery, Galerie Kleindienst, Leipzig
2015 Blind Date, Alabama Sir, Leipzig
all colors are the same, Wienskowski & Harbort, Berlin
Pentomino, Thaler Originalgrafik, Leipzig
Auf AEG, Thaler Originalgrafik, Nürnberg
Familiar Company, Thaler Originalgrafik, Leipzig
2014 Blue Pearl. BGL#3, Kesselhaus Gallery Kleindienst, Bergisch Gladbach
Cakes for now, Gone Fishing, Leipzig
The Jubilee Graduates. Diplomausstellung, HGB, Leipzig
2012 Base, Shoreditch Townhall Basement, London
The Belgian Synesthesia Association, Motorcade / FlashPrade, Bristol (UK)
To be rather hazy about, Ortloff, Leipzig
2011 Angora, Chips, Steine, Boutique, Cologne
Print at the HGB, HGB Gallery, Leipzig
We are the World, Gallery Queen Anne, Leipzig
2009 Ergo, Ortloff, Leipzig


  • 2017 Award of the Leipziger Jahresausstellung