Althegnenberg / Germany
Born in 1979
Carina Chitsaz-Shoshtary was born in 1979 in Augsburg, Germany, and is of German and Iranian descent.
She trained as a goldsmith in Neugablonz, Germany and studied jewellery under Professor Otto Künzli at the Academy of Fine Arts Munich, graduating in 2012.
Chitsaz-Shoshtary has exhibited her work internationally at galleries and museums including: Galerie Ra, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Gallery Funaki, Melbourne, Australia; Saatchi Gallery, London, England; Lothringer 13, Munich, Germany; Gallery Rosemarie Jäger, Hochheim, Germany; Kunstarkaden, Munich, Germany; Gallery Marzee, Nijmegen, Netherlands; Seidlvilla, Munich, Germany; Museum of Applied Arts, Frankfurt, Germany; Sieraad Art Fair, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Museum of Art, Arnhem, Netherlands; Xuzhou Museum of Art, Xuzhou, China; Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany. She was awarded the Bavarian State Prize for Emerging Designers in 2012, and her work is in the public collections of the Rotasa Foundation, California, USA, and The International Design Museum Munich, Germany.