© Radek Ładczuk 2016

© Radek Ładczuk 2016

Artist Sarah Schrimpf was born in Schwäbisch Hall, Germany.

Currently, she lives and works in Lodz but often travels abroad for her various projects.

In 2012, after some experiences in theatre, Sarah enrolled in the photography department of the Munich Academy of Fine Arts. In 2018 she was appointed to ‘Meisterschüler’ in the class of Prof. Dieter Rehm.

To further hone her artistic skills, she studied photography at the "Louis-Lumière" film, photography and sound school in Paris, where she also received a solid training in filmmaking.

Afterwards, she experimented with all forms of graphic arts during a one-year residency at the Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow, Poland, and further supplemented her formal education with a stay at the ESADMM in Marseille, where she also made her first steps in design.

For the academic year 2018/19 she is studying in the cinematography department
at the National Filmschool in Lodz, Poland.


2012                           Jahresausstellung AdBK München

2013                           Jahresausstellung AdBK München        

2013                           Scholarship for the International Summer Academy in Salzburg      

2016                           Exhibition Akademia Sztuk Pięknych w Krakowie

March 2017               Cusanuswerk Exhibition at HfBK Dresden

March 2017               Group exhibition ESADMM Marseille

April 2017                  Exhibition of the WPO Awards, Somerset House London

July 2017                    Jahresausstellung AdBK München

April 2018                  Somerset House London - Exhibition of the Sony Student Grant Project


Since the winter semester 2018/19 ‘Meisterschüler’ in the class of Prof. Dieter Rehm.

Shortlisted amongst the 10 best students in photography worldwide at the ‘Student Focus’ competition of the Sony World Photography Awards 2017

Receipt of the Sony Student Grant 2017 for a collaboration project between a student from America, Asia and Europe taking place during 9 months

The film project "Blütenlese" got nominated twice for the Talent Demo Programm at Camerimage International Film Festival in 2016 and 2017


2014/15                      Erasmus+ Scholarship for 2 semesters abroad in Paris

2015/16                      GFPS Scholarship, German-Polish exchange programme, ASP Cracow

2017                           Oskar-Karl-Forster Scholarship

2017                           OFAJ Scholarship for the ESADMM Marseille

2017                           Cusanuswerk Künstlerförderung

2017                           Sony Student Grant


Exhibition book          Sony World Photography Awards 2017