Doris Graf

born 17th of May 1968 in Krumbach, Germany, lives and works since 1995 in Stuttgart, Germany


1989-90 Free drawing school, Prof. Hans Seeger, Munich, Germany
1990-95 Study at the Academy of Art “Villa Arson”, EPIAR, Nice, France
1993 DNAP (Diplôme National Arts Plastiques) with honors “Les Félicitations”
1993-95 Scholarship Design Studio George Sowden, Milan, Italy
1994 Erasmus scholarship, Goldsmith’s Academy London, UK
1995 DNSP (Diplôme National Supérieur Expression Plastique) with honor “Mention”, France
1996-98 Study at the Academy of Art, Stuttgart, Germany
Since 1995 Doris Graf lives and works in Stuttgart, Germany

Awards and Scholarships

1994 Scholarship at the Goldsmith’s Academy London, UK
1997 Artist in Residence at the Ars Electronica Center Linz, Austria
2006 Art Award of the town Krumbach, Germany
Johann Georg Fischer Art Award, Germany
Art Award of Nagold, Germany
2012 Nomination and Invitation, CRIO Bienniale, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2014 Grant, Karin Abt-Straubinger Foundation for the contribution to the German Year 2013/14 – Eu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Promotion Project Fund for Cultural Education, Berlin, Germany
Nomination and Winner “Digital Heads of Germany”
2015 Scholarship “HOCH OBEN IN DEN BERGEN”, Jenesien, South Tyrol
2016 Project Funding by the Cultural Office Stuttgart, ONS – Triptychon, Germany
2017 Innovation Voucher C, Ministry of Economy, Labor and Housing, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Promotion of the German Embassy in Havana for the project “CityX – Yo, Habana”, Cuba
2018 IfA Promotion of artist contacts, project “INSIGHTS/IDEAS” – Research trip for a delegation of Havanna in Stuttgart, Germany
2019 Promotion of the German Embassy Havana, 13th Havana Bienniale, Soloexhibition “CityX - Yo, Habana”, Gallery Frida Kahlo, Cuba
Promotion of the German Embassy Maputo, Soloexhibition “CityX” German-Mozambican Cultural Center (ccma), Mozambique
Promotion of the German Embassy Maputo, Soloexhibition “CityX - Eu, Maputo” French-Mozambican Cultural Center (CCFM), Mozambique
2020 Promotion Federal program “Demokratie leben!”, “CityX - Ich, Ostfildern”, Germany

Promotion Federal program “Demokratie leben!”, “CityX - Ich, Bonhoeffer”, Germany
Promotion Bürgerstiftung Ostfildern “Ich, Bonhoeffer”, Germany
Promotion “Wunderbar Together” Germany USA “CityX - Me, Chicago”, Germany/USA
Funding “Me, Quarantine”, Ministry of Science, Research and Art Baden-Württemberg, Germany

2022 Promotion Federal program “Demokratie leben!”, “Ich, Bonhoeffer” part 2, Germany
Promotion Bürgerstiftung Ostfildern “Ich, Bonhoeffer” part 2, Germany
Promotion Zentrum für kulturelle Teilhabe Baden-Württemberg “Stuttgart under 21” with the Museum StadtPalais Stuttgart, Germany


  • FER-Collection, Ministry of Culture in Cuba, Karin Abt-Straubinger Foundation, Graphothek Stuttgart, Stadtarchiv Stuttgart, Kunststiftung ProArte, Clinic of the University of Ulm …
  • Municipal Collections: Ulm, Stuttgart, Markt Oberdorf, Krumbach, Bad Münster am Stein Ebernburg, Ostfildern, Norderstedt, Kempten …
  • Companies: DHL, Fa. Allgaier-Group, I42, Grieger, O. Graf GmbH & Co. KG, Waterlogic …
  • and many other private collections