Born in Idar-Oberstein, Germany, Tanja Selzer completed her studies at the University of Applied Sciences, Department of Design in Hamburg, Germany. Her Focus lies on painting.

With her work, she explores the boundaries of voyeuristic situations and their social consequences.

Currently she lives in Berlin.

Exhibitions

 

Solo Shows (Selection)

2014

meet me in the trees, 532 Gallery Thomas Jaeckel / NYC / USA

2013

Sweet Lies, Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany

2012    

Sub Rosa, Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany

Mind Candy, Galerie Karin Sutter / Basel / Switzerland

2011    

No tears for the creatures of the night, Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany    

Unconditional Love, galerie.mühlfeld-stohrer / Frankfurt / Main / Germany

Sabotage, art.ist Galerie / Castrop-Rauxel / Germany 

2010    

Give me your red, Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany

2011    

Nothing happens, galerie . mühlfeld + stohrer / Frankfurt / Main / Germany

2009    

Surface, Verve Gallery / Berlin / Germany

2007    

New Works, Gallery Andreas Engler / Berlin / Germany

2006    

Full coverage, Gallery Andreas Engler / Berlin / Germany

 

 

Group Shows (Selection)

2017

Ja zum Bild, Galerie Martina Kaiser / Köln

Farbauftrag, Haus am Lützowplatz, Studiogalerie, Berlin

Ladies Night, Feinkunst Krüger, Hamburg

Painting XX, Kunsthalle der Sparkassenstiftung, Lüneburg / Germany

Small Format - Great Painting / Galerie Brennecke / Berlin

Under Influence, Galerie Dukan / Leipzig / Germany

Winter Salon, 532 Gallery Thomas Jaeckel / NYC / USA

2016

Quantum Levitation, Polarraum Hamburg / Hamburg / Germany

Rien ne va plus, Kunsthalle der Sparkassenstiftung / Lüneburg / Germany

Séance, Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany

Blanke Teile, Schaufenster / Berlin / Germany  

2015

Into the Neon Light, Kreuzberg Pavillon / Berlin / Germany

Gute Kunst? Wollen! / Collection SØR Rusche / OFFEN auf AEG / Nuremberg / Germany

Kiss me, Ignacio Lehmann, Adriana Marmorek, Tanja Selzer / Tatiana Pages Gallery / New York / USA

My Animal Friend, Anya Janssen, Tanja Selzer, Iva Vacheva / Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany

Lights and Shadows, Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany

2014

GODsDOGs and Tanja Selzer, Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany

I Love Art from Berlin, Gallery Karin Sutter / Basel / Switzerland

FATAL, Kunstraum Kreuzberg Bethanien / Berlin / Germany

Das flüssige Element, Seascapes from the 17th and 21th Century from the Collection SØR Rusche / Kunstmuseum Ahrenshoop / Germany 

Neue Figuration - Subjekt/Identität/Gesellschaft / Bernard Ammerer, Markus Fräger, Christofer Kochs, Mirjam Nemetschek, Justine Otto, Tanja Selzer / Galerie Robert Drees / Hannover 

2013    

Schöne Landschaft - Bedrohte Natur, Landschaftsbilder aus der Collection SØR Rusche /  Kunsthalle Osnabrück / Germany

Tierstücke from the Collection SØR Rusche / Abtei Liesborn Museum / Germany

I Amsterdam you Berlin, St. Johannes-Evangelist-Church / Berlin / Germany

2012    

Eros und Thanatos, Collection SØR Rusche, Baumwollspinnerei / Leipzig / Germany

Kreaturen, Janine Bean Gallery  /  Berlin  /  Germany

2011 

Wanted, Janine Bean Gallery / Berlin / Germany

Hot-Spot Berlin - Eine Momentaufnahme - Georg-Kolbe-Museum / Berlin / Germany

Röhrender Hirsch, Galerie Karin Sutter / Basel / Switzerland

Anna Borowy, Tanja Selzer, 532 Gallery Thomas Jaeckel / NYC / USA

SATT, Kunstverein artrmx / Köln / Germany

Kreaturen, Kunstverein Lemgo / Lemgo / Germany

Kreaturen, Galerie Bernau / Bernau / Germany

2010    

Cafe Endlager, curated by Ralf Schmerberg / Stuttgart / Germany

Nordschau IV - look at the art collection of HSH Nordbank / Hamburg / Germany

2009     

Idyllic Abysses, Lucas Carrieri Gallery / Berlin / Germany

8 years galerie . mühlfeld + stohrer / Frankfurt / Main / Germany

Nordschau I - look at the art collection of HSH Nordbank / Hamburg / Germany

2008

artrmx cologne vol.01 / Köln / Germany

members Art Award 2008 / Special Exhibition at ART FAIR 21 / Köln / Germany

2007    

Gabriele Steidinger, Tanja Selzer, Galerie Engler / Berlin / Germany

2005    

Electric-Ladyland, Umformwerk Bewag / Berlin / Germany

 

 

Works in collections

SØR Rusche Sammlung / Berlin / Oelde / Germany

Museum am Dom / Würzburg / Germany

HSH Nordbank / Hamburg / Germany

Sammlung Schirm / Berlin / Germany

Family Schneider Collection / Dreieich / Germany