Jeanne Szilit

born near Munich, Germany

EDUCATION

1980 Konstverksamheten Stockholm, Sweden: Painting
1986 University Ludwig-Maximilian, Munich: Philosphy and Drama  
1992 University of Visual Arts, Film and Television (HFF), Munich, Excellence Scholarship 

Residences and International Experiences in Sweden, USA, England, France, Italy, Greece. 
Since 2007 lives and works as visual artist in Vienna, Austria


LANGUAGES:

German, English, French, Swedish


MULTIMEDIA WORK:

Artist, Photographer, Screenwriter, Poet

 
REALISATIONS:

1993  Jury Member at International Festival of Film Academies, Munich. 
          President: Wim Wenders

1999   State Subsidy for Screenplay DOOMED 
           granted by German Federal Filmboard, Berlin

2006  State Subsidy for Screenplay KAFKA – PLAYING WITH FIRE  
           granted by German Federal Filmboard, Berlin


AWARDS

2017   2nd Price of Belvedere Museum Photo Competition "That's Biedermeier!" 

2016   INTERNATIONAL ART TODAY AWARD (England, France,Spain, Italy, Germany) - Shortlist

2002  BERLINALE / Nomination for GREAT GERMAN FILM AWARD by State Ministry of Culture,
           Art and Media. Category: BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY for DOOMED


PRIVATE AND MUSEUM COLLECTIONS:


Dr. Diethard Leopold, Sammlung III  (Museum Leopold), Vienna, Austria. Klimt Foundation, Vienna, Austria. Prince Hesso von Leiningen (President of the Board of Museum of Modern Art, Vienna) Collection, Vienna, Austria.  Museum of Concrete Art, Ingolstadt, Germany. Sepp Frank Collection, Vienna, Austria. Birgit Minichmayr Collection, Vienna, Austria. Banyai Collection, Luzern, Switzerland. Nathalie Chaix Collection, Genève, Switzerland. Staininger Group Collection, Vienna, Austria. Thomas Kramer Collection, Miami, USA


COLLABORATION WITH GALLERIES, AUCTION HOUSES, PICTURE AGENCIES, ART PLATFORMS:

Gallery Johannes Faber, Vienna, Austria
Gallery Suppan Contemporary, Vienna, Austria 
Gallery Kovacek & Zetter, Vienna, Austria
Auction House Palais Kinsky, Vienna, Austria
Auction House Dorotheum, Vienna, Austria
Auction House Quittenbaum, Munich, Germany
Imagno Brandstaetter Images, Vienna, Austria
Getty Images, Los Angeles, USA
Artnet.com
Artprice.com

COLLABORATION WITH FILM COMPANIES INTERNATIONAL

Dor Film Vienna, Austria. Bavaria Film Munich,  Germany. Hofmann & Voges, Munich, Germany. Perathon Film, Munich,  Germany. Rialto Film, Berlin, Germany. Kjell Sundvall, Sweden, Frankfurter Film Production. Multimedia Film, Hamburg, Germany.
Film-Development for Ronald Bass (Oscar for "Rainman"), Creative Artists Agency, CAA, Los Angeles, USA


COLLABORATION WITH PUBLISHING HOUSES:

Süddeutsche Zeitung
Klett Verlag, Germany
Christian Brandstätter Verlag, Austria


PUBLICATIONS:

EIKON, International Magazine for Photography and Media Art
PARNASS, European Art Magazine
VOGUE, Germany
COSMOPOLITAN, Germany
HARPER'S BAZAAR, Germany
TRAVELLER'S WORLD, Germany
SÜDDEUTSCHE ZEITUNG, Germany 
DIE PRESSE, Austria 
PROFIL Magazine, Austria
KLEINE ZEITUNG, Vienna