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"...I deal with the interface between our physical and digital environments and identities, space and body. My work focuses on drawings, photography, video and digital collages and installations."


freelance artist and illustrator, based in Munich, GER

since 2011

art history + art teacher for secondary school (art branch), GER

​since 2020



Academy of Fine Arts Munich

// Fine Art


degree: Diploma​
Painting and Graphics in the class of Prof. Gregor Hildebrandt

Summer Academy Salzburg
Healing For a Sick Painting
workshop by KAYA / Kerstin Brätsch and Debo Eilers with Kristina Schmidt

University of Arts and Design (HfG) Karlsruhe

// Media Art


Scholarship of the Ministry of Education and cultural affairs Baden-Württenberg; Scholarship and exchange program with the Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design

Academy of Fine Arts, Munich

// Art Education (Gymnasiallehramt Doppelfach Kunst)

2019 - 2021

degree: First State Examination (Erstes Staatsexamen)


Visual and Spatial Politics in the class of Prof. Sandra Schäfer

2019 - 2020

Interdisciplinary Projects in the class of Prof. Res Ingold

Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich

// Study of Educational Science

​degree: State Examination (Staatsexamen) – Psychology

Academy of Fine Arts Munich

2015 - 2018
Graphics in the class of Prof. Peter Kogler

Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador
College of Communication and Contemporary Arts

// Visual Arts

2012-15 | guest listener

Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich

// Philosophy and Art, Music, Theatre



Rosa Stern Space


Rosa Stern Space is a free artistic production and presentation space, which is used as an autonomous platform and interactive Network beyond the logics of institutions and the market. Central to this is the examination of discourses, Ideas and theories of space. We combine analog and digital exhibition formats and offer - physically and virtually - a participatory and discursive place for the mediation of contemporary art. The interdisciplinary projects focus is on technology, future-oriented contemporary issues and the emerging in-between spaces. The promotion of art education, (inter)national networking and transcultural exchange is made possible through a series of artistic interventions and collaborations.

forwearezero /


Together with 10 other artists Zarah Abraham formed the working group forwearezero. They question space and embodiment and are inspired by the Xenofeminist Manifesto and Post-Cyber-Feminisms.
During the Corona virus pandemic caused quarantine in spring 2020 they organised a virtual interactive exhibition at the digital FOE Gallery, Munich | World Wide Web.




Zarah Abraham (*1992) is a multidisciplinary artist, graphic designer and illustrator. In addition she teaches art history and art at a german secondary school with an art branch.

She attended a school founded by the Indian philosopher Jiddu Krishnamurti in the south-west of London, UK and graduated with the 'Abitur' in Germany.


After she travelled through Europe and South America she lived and worked in Quito, Ecuador between 2011-2015 and was a guest listener at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito, College of Communication and Contemporary Arts in Cumbaya, Ecuador.

Back in Germany she studied Fine Art (Media art, Painting and Graphics and Art Education (Staatsexamen 2021) at the Academy of Fine Arts Munich, Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich and Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design.

Zarah Abraham is a member of Rosa Stern Space. The registered association from and for artists is a free artistic production and presentation space, which is used as an autonomous platform and interactive Network beyond the logics of institutions and the market.

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2022-2023 // Scholarship of the Ministry of Education and cultural affairs Baden-Württenberg; Scholarship and exchange program with the Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design ( Media Art Department)

2022 // Scholarship  „Junge Kunst und neue Wege“

Bayerische Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst

2021 // Prize for Offspaces of the City of Munich // Rosa Stern Space

2021 // Rotary Preis "Neue Welten"

Preis für Kunst des Rotary Clubs München-Bogenhausen in Kooperation mit dem Akademieverein München. 2. Förderpreis des Rotary Clubs München-Bogenhausen, gestiftet von Harry Habermann.


2024 – TV regio / interview (TV + online)
"Bodies in Bloom: Neue Ausstellung in der Neu-Ulmer PUTTE"

2024 – radio free FM (online)



2024 – Südwestpresse (print)

"Körper am See und im digitalen Raum"

2024 – Stadt Ulm (online)


2023 –HaL (online)

"Klasse Hildebrandt – Mein trübes Wasser wurde klar"


2023 –  (online)

"Klasse Hildebrandt – Mein trübes Wasser wurde klar"

2021 – Süddeutsche Zeitung  (online)
"Preiswürdige "Neue Welten"

2021 – Süddeutsche Zeitung (online)

"Kunst im Delirium"

2020 – XR HUB Bavaria (online)

"Kollektiv forwearezero eröffnet virtuelle Ausstellung"

2017 – Juxtapoz Magazine (online)

'Using Everything You Got'

2017 – Design Dautore (online)

'Performance by Zarah Abraham'

2016 – Magazin KW24 , AdBK (print)

'arthropoda project'

2016 – L'artboratoire (online)

'Danses Esquissées'


2016 – Be Artist Be Art (online)

'Contemporary Dance Painting'


2016 – Talenthouse (online)

'Zarah Abraham'


2016 – Maxvorstadtblog (online)

'Jahresausstellung in der Kunstakademie 2016'


2016 – GBV (online)

'April - Artist Of The Month'


2015 – The Optimist Magazine (print)

‘Zarah Abraham'


2015 – The Dancing Rest (online)

'Gouaches in Motion by Zarah Abraham'


2014 – Süddeutsche Zeitung (online + print)

'Es geht auch anders'


2014 - DESIGNWARS (online)

'Zarah Abraham'


2013 – 1 Against The Grain (online)

'The Soul of Zarah Abraham'


2013 – Malatinta Magazine (online)

'Cultura Pop con un toque de Arte Indígena'



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