• bobjones.berlin

Bob Jones (Elisabeth Eichler) studied Literature in Montpellier and Photography in Berlin. As an artist, translator and writer she constantly moves places and exhibits all around the world. Bob's photos explore shifts and shades of identity. They are taken from a queer feminist perspective.

EXHIBITIONS

2019 Live photo performance at Independent Photo Fair Berlin, Berlin

2019 Solo exhibition "My Bare Self" at Atelier Meerkatze, Königswinter

2019 Solo live photo performance & exhibition "Face Galaxy" at Bucht der Träumer, Frankfurt Oder

2019 Solo live photo performance & exhibition "Face Galaxy" at Galeria Illuza, Garbicz, Poland

2019 Solo live photo performance & exhibition "Face Galaxy" at Meeresrauschen Festival, Peenemünde

2018 Solo live performance & exhibition "Face Galaxy" at Chaos Communication Congress, Leipzig

2018 Group exhibition "#UNCENSOREDBERLIN" by iHeartBerlin at Blogfabrik Berlin

2018 Solo live photo performance & exhibition "Face Galaxy" at Galeria Illuza, Garbicz, Poland

2018 Public group exhibition in the central square of the city of Erfurt with MEDfaces Rostres de la Mediterrània, Funds: Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung / Sprachcafé / Annegret Krüger, Erfurt

2018 Solo live photo performance & show at 48h Neukölln Art Festival, Berlin

2018 Painting for Sea-Watch e.V. and Ship of Tolerance, Kunsthalle Rostock / Re-Edition of Biennale 2005, Venedig/Rostock

2018 Co-curation, analogue fine art printing & video installation for: "Image Spaces: Biology and Building", Museum für Fotografie, Berlin

2018 Group exhibition MEDfaces Rostres de la Mediterrània, Greek Embassy Berlin, Germany

2017 Solo public installation "Face Reality", Kós harbor, Greece

2017 Live Collaborative Writing Project: "Working Title", George Fraser, Auckland, New Zealand

2017 Solo exhibition at Eden Terrace in response to THE.BODY.LAID.BARE by TATE London and Auckland Art Gallery: "I lay my pussy bare", curator: Elijah WrightAuckland, New Zealand

2017 Group exhibition at Atelier Meerkatze, Düsseldorf

2016 PIC Award Winner Exhibition, PHOTOKINA, Düsseldorf

2016 Group exhibition for SubZero - "Visualizing Environmental Change", Finland & Monaco

2016 Studio Vortex - screening of selected works: "Huis Clos", Arles, France

2015 Solo exhibition for Wohnzimmer#1, T.r.i.q, Berlin

2015 Group exhibition at Bethanien, Berlin

2015 Group exhibition at Osaka University of Arts, Japan

2015 Group exhibition at Contact Photography Festival, Toronto, Canada

2014 Group exhibition at Off Photo Festival, Bratislava, Slovakia

2014 Group exhibition at Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, China

 

GRANTS & AWARDS

2017 Shortlisted for Les Boutographies de Montpellier, Édition 2017, Montpellier, France

2016 Selected for Studio Vortex Artist Residency with Antoine d'Agata, Arles, France

2016 "Young Talent Award" granted by PIC Professional Imagers Club, Neuss, Germany

2014, 2015 & 2016 Scholarship for research on environmental change granted by Subzero / University of the Arctic, Oulanka, Finland

 

ASSISTANCES

2016 Jochen Rohner - Analogue Fine Art Printing Lab, Berlin

2015/2016 Robin Hammond for National Geographic, Berlin

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017 Transnational Queer Underground: "Interview with Australian Punk Rocker Jen Cloher"

2017 VISCERAL8 : online photo publication for the "DISPOSABLE" issue

2017 "New Beginnings" anthology - "New Kiwi Immigrant Women Write": 6 poems

2016 Replika magazine: foreword for the ECHO issue

2016 Visualizing Environmental Change publication: article "The Comfort of a Tree's Shadow"

 

ARTICLES & INTERVIEWS

2019 Generalanzeiger Bonn: exhibition review "Weiblichkeit jenseits von Tabus"

2018 imGegenteil.de: interview "#UncensoredBerlin – eine Ausstellung gegen die Zensur von Nacktheit in den Sozialen Medien"

2018 iheartBerlin: article "Unzensiert: Diese Ausstellung hat eine wichtige Message"

2018 iheartBerlin: article "UNCENSORED Berlin: iheartBerlin's new exhibition challenging social media censorship"

2018 BLONDE: article "Uncensored Berlin: Unsere Ausstellung gegen Zensur auf Sozialen Medien"

2018 ZEIT Online: article "Sexuelles Selbstbewusstsein - Hallo Welt, hier Vulva"

2017 VICE New Zealand: interview "These Beautiful Photos Reveal the Last Taboo in Art Nudes", by James Borrowdale
2016 Siegessäule Berlin: portrait for September issue

 

NETWORKS

Kollektiv Artes Mobiles - collaboration for Galeria Illuza (Poland / Germany)

MEDfaces - Rostres de la Mediterrània (Greece / Germany)

INTAC - International Art Collaboration (Berlin, Seoul, Toronto, Prag)

Studio Vortex by Antoine d'Agata (France)

SubZero / University of the Arctic - Visualizing Environmental Change (Finland, Germany, Norway, Canada, South Korea, Iceland) 

Professional Imagers Club (Germany)