Pricks of Consceince
Well now, who are you then? …….Part of that Power which would the Evil ever do, and ever does the Good…….. A riddle! Say what it implies?.......I am the Spirit that denies! And rightly too; for all that doth begin should rightly to destruction run.
Ingrid was born in Germany in 1950 and has been living in South Africa since 1978. For the past seven years she has been an active visual artist living in the Western Cape. Emma Willemse, Monika von Moltke and Myfawny Bekker are a few of the tutors who enriched and influenced Ingrid's art making.
Ingrid is part of Vernissage a successive annual group exhibition. Ingrid has been part of various group exhibitions opposing the upcoming fracking in South Africa.
Ingrid's artworks for the Red Data Pavilion exhibition taking place in Venice during the 56th Biennale titled, Pricks of Conscience, embodies stitched thoughts on white Kikoi cloth expressing her ambivalence and serving to contradict the text “not sure if I really care” and “who am I to judge”.
2013 EKA|Europäische Kuntakademie Trier (Germany)
2011 Artists' Press (Winter River)
2015 The Red Data Pavilion, Public space (Venice, Italy)
2014 Fear & Loss - The Industrial Karoo, Pretoria Art Museum (Pretoria)
2014 Vernisage VI, Bitou Gallery (Plettenberg Bay)
2014 Skullduggery, Kalkbay Studio (Kalk Bay, Cape Town)
2014 TabulaRasa, Atelier Anschnitt (Dortmund, Germany)
2013 Site_Specific II, BeaconIsle Hotel (Plettenberg Bay)
2013 Fear&Loss - The Industrial Karoo, Olliewenhuis Art Museum (Bloemfontein
)2012 Vernissage V, Emily Moon Gallery (Plettenberg Bay)
2012 I am an African, Grande Provence (Franschhoek)
2012 Dolerite - 2052 Karoo, PART Festival (Prince Albert)
2012 Exposed, Pledge Galllery (Knysna)
2012 Alles ist lebend tot, Grande Provence (Franschhoek)
2012 Dolerite Jacket - 2052 Karoo, KDF Conferece (Beaufort West)
2012 Vernissage IV, Studio Bekker (Plettenberg Bay)
2012 Walk this Eart Alone, Grande Provence (Franschoek)
2012 2052 KAROO - FEAR&LOSS, National Arts Festival (Grahamstown)
2012 Focus Painting, Johannesburg Art Gallery (Johannesburg)
2011 Fear&Loss - 2052 Karoo, ABSA KKNK (Oudshoorn)
2011 Focus Painting, Michaelis School of Art, UCT (Cape Town)
2011 Vernissage III, Studio Bekker (Plettenberg Bay)
2011 Focus Painting, Aardklop Festival (Potchefstroom)
2011 Site_Specific I, Bekker Studion (Plettenberg Bay)
2010 Vernissage II, Old Post Offise (Plettenberg Bay)
2009 Winter Exibition, Strydom Gallery (George)
2008 Fruition, Old Gaol (Knysna)