Nina Kaun

NinaKaunPortrait2011 she did a Master of Arts in visual communications at the School of Art and Design Kassel,
as well a diploma as an art therapist done in 2005. Her main subject and focus is illustration, associative
story-telling and book design. In this connection she is espacially interested in interpersonal
relationships, forces of nature and there influence of our awareness and social acting.

Her drawings are mixed settings out of night dreams and everyday occurrences. During the years
she created several personal and commissioned books and spended a lot of time at printing studios.
2009 she was an exchange student at the Hogeschool voor Wetenschap & Kunst Sint-Lukas in Gent / Belgium.

Nina Kaun got serveral residencies like Otto- Braun Stipendium and Stipendium Künstlerkolonie Willingshausen.

Since 2015 she teaches drawing and illustration classes at Jugendkunstschule Pankow/ Berlin and
had lectureships at SHR Hochschule der populären Künste (hdpk) / Berlin. She is member of STATTLAB / Screenprintstudio Berlin.

She lives and works in Berlin.

Her Books are released by the publisher Rotopolpress.

PUBLICATIONS (Selection)

2018 FUSSBALL, MARX UND TRÄNEN / Le Monde Diplomatique / Reprodukt
2017 SEEING HER GHOSTS / Artbook by Kirsten Becken/ Verlag für Moderne Kunst
2016 RIVER SNAIL GIRL / Fairy Tales comics group project between german and chinese artists/ publisher yan shu 鼹书
2014 ICH DENKE AN DICH Alfred Hohmann
2013 WIE IMMER IM FRÜHLING / rotopolpress
2011 DANN LIEGE ICH MIT GESCHLOSSENEN AUGEN IRGENDWO – DENN ICH SCHLAFE IM TRAUM / self-published
2011 AUF, AUF UND DAVON / rotopolpress, extended new edition