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