Dominique Teufen completed her BA in sculpture at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy Amsterdam in 2002. In the following years she lived, worked and exhibited her work in Melbourne, Zurich, London and New York. In 2010 she received her MA of Fine Arts at the Academy for Art and Design St. Joost in S'Hertogenbosch Holland. Teufen has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions around the world, including the Christophe Guye Gallery Zurich CH, IG Halle Kunst (Zeug) Haus Rapperswil CH, Kunsthalle Wil / St. Gallen CH, the Central Museum in Utrecht NL, the phtography Biennale in Bogota and the Fries Museum in Leeuwarden NL. Her work was also shown in the NRW Forum Düsseldorf, the Museum für Fotografie Berlin and the Kunsthalle Darmstadt, as part of the anniversary program '100 Years of Bauhaus', in the exhibition 'Bauhaus and Photography' 2018/2019. To date, she has received numerous awards, including the Vfg. young Talent Award for Photography 2013, the Lensculture Emerging Talent Award 2018 and the HSBC Photography Award 2019.


2008–2010     MA Fine Arts, AKV/ St.Joost,

                       Den Bosch, The Netherlands

1999–2002     BA Fine Arts, Gerrit Rietveld Academie,

                       Amsterdam, The Netherlands

1998–1999     HGKB School for Art and Design,

                       Basel, Switzerland

1996–1998     Studio G.Hrusovsky,

                       Stone Sculptor course,

                       Schlieren, Switzerland


2010    De Fabriek, Eindhoven, Netherlands

2009    Gastatelier Leo13, Tilburg, Netherlands

2006    Point B Studios, New York, United States

2005    Cable street Studios/SPACE, London, Great Britain

2004    The Foundry Studios, Melbourne, Australia

2002    Culture Centrum Potamos, Kythera, Greek


2019    HSBC Prix pour la photography (Winner)

            Paris France

2018    Lensculture Emerging

            Talent Award Winner's 2018

2016    Swiss Photo Award, (Shortlist),

            Photobastei, Zurich Switzerland

2016    4. André-Evard-Preis, (Nomination),

            Messmer Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe, Germany

2014    Oblick Photography Award (Nomination),

            Strasbourg France

2013    Vfg Nachwuchsförderpreis für Fotografie, (Winner)

            Zurich Switzerland

2013    MLL prix 2013 (Winner) Switzerland


Kunstsammlung Stadt Wil, St.Gallen, Switzerland

Kunstsammlung Credit Suisse, Switzerland

Kunstsammlung Heden, Den Haag, The Netherlands


2020    The Presence of Absence,

            Christophe Guye Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland
2019    Sterne? Kopierter Staub, Kunstraum Au Premier,

            Zurich, Switzerland
2016    Graubereich, Kunstraum Aarau,

            Aarau, Switzerland
2015    Réverie mimetique, Kunsthalle Will,

            Wil/St.Gallen, Switzerland
            Entfaltet, Christophe Guye Galerie,

            Zurich, Switzerland
2013    _Nest, Unseen photo fair Amsterdam, Netherlands
2011    Office of Possible Solutions, Moira,

            Utrecht, Netherlands
2009    Afgelopen Gastatelier Leo13, Tilburg, Netherlands
            Kunsttraject, Etalagen Zeeheldenbuurt,

            Amsterdam, Netherlands
2008    Salon 20/60, Antwerp, Belgium
2006    The Gallery, Cable Street Studios,

             London, UK


2021   Musée des beaux-arts de La Chaux-de-Fonds, CH
           Gibellina Image, Fotofestival, Gibellina, Sizilien IT

2020   Weit, IG Halle im Kunst(Zeug)Haus, Rapperswil, CH
           Stá, Stalla Madulain, Engadin CH
           PEP (Paris Expériences Photo) Metro :

            l’image d’auteur dans l’espace public, Paris FR
2019   HSBC Preis Ausstellung, L’Arsenal, Metz FR
            Paris Photo, Galerie Christophe Guye, Paris FR
           Bauhaus und die Fotografie, Kunsthalle Darmstadt,

            Darmstadt DE
           HSBC Preis Ausstellung, Galerie Arrét sur l’image,

            Bordeaux FR
           HSBC Preis Ausstellung, Galerie Voies-off,

           Recontres d’Arles Fr
           Bauhaus und die Fotografie,

           Fotografie Museum Berlin DE
           HSBC Preis Ausstellung

           Galerie Clémentine de la Féronnière, Paris FR

2018   Lensculture Emerging Talents 2018,

           Klompching Gallery, New York City USA
           Bauhaus und die Fotografie,

           NRW Forum Düsseldorf DE
           Phantom Limb-art beyond Escher,

           Fries Museum, Leeuwarden NL

2017   Fotomuseum Bogota, Foto-Biennale Bogota, CO

2016   Structuras, Stalla Madulain, Engadin, CH
           Unseen photofair, Christophe Guye Galerie,

           Amsterdam NL
           Swiss Photo Award, Photobastei, Zürich CH
           Gijs - Grey, Galerie de Meerse, Hoofddoorp, NL
           Projektion - Fotografische Behauptungen,

           Darmstätter Tage der Fotografie, Darmstatt DE
           Nothing Special, Gustav-Siegle Haus, Stuttgard DE
           4. André-Evard-Preis, Messmer Kunsthalle,

           Karlsruhe DE

2015   Selection/ Auswahl, Photoforum Pasquart 2015
           Lekker Licht, Centraal Museum Utrecht, NL
           Connection! La Kaserna, Bad Nieuweschans, NL
           Out There, Viewmaster/Netherlands Photo Museum,

           Rotterdam, NL

2014   Werkschau Graubünden, Chur, CH
           Uno Art Space, Stuttgard, DE
           Fotoszene GR, Photobastei, Zurich, CH
           Oblick, Maillon Wakken, Strasbourg, FR
           Façadism, Nestruimte, den Haag, NL

2013   17.Vfg. Nachwuchsfördepreis

           Galerie Oslo 8, Basel CH
           17.Vfg. Nachwuchsfördepreis

           at Jungkunst, Zürich CH
           17.Vfg. Nachwuchsfördepreis,

           Galerie l'écal, Lausanne CH

2012   Bathroom, Haus Abraxas, Zürich CH
           Sofort Kunst! Bülachstrasse 4, Zürich CH
           Galerie de Meerse, Duo-show mit Franz Tartwijk,

           Hoofdoorp NL
           Photo12, Zürich CH

2011   Kunstszene Zürich, CH
           Sofort Kunst! Winzerhalde 74, Zürich CH
           A Choice, Masters 09/10 AKV | St.Joost NL
           TAC, Photo 3.0, Eindhoven NL
           Reuring Festival, Galerij, Purmerend NL
           Territorial Pissings KOP intervention, Breda NL

2010   Post Dordt 2010, Dordrecht NL
           MFA Graduation show, Breda's Museum, Breda NL
           Déjà Vu, De Fabriek, Eindhoven NL
           Kunstvlaai/Artpie, Amsterdam NL
           Co-Prosperity sphere, Chicago, USA
           Beyond the rumor Version10, Chicago USA
           NFO XPO, Chicago USA
2009   Strange Overtones II, Lokaal 01, Antwerp B
           Meetingpoint 1#, Paraplufabriek, Nijmegen NL
           Strange Overtones I, Gallery Artis, Den Bosch NL

           Archipel, Gallery Meneer de Wit, Amsterdam NL
2006   Point B Studios, New York USA
2005   Gallery Platform 11, Zurich CH
2004   Gallery Foundry, Melbourne AUS
2002   Gallery Germaniahof, Sterksel NL
           BFA end exam show, Gerrit Rietveld Academie,

           Amsterdam NL
           Oude Kerk, Amsterdam NL
           Culture Centrum Potamos, Kythera GR