Petronela SoltĂ©sz is an Art historian (born 1988 in Romania) currently living and working in Karlsruhe. She finishes her MA at the University of Heidelberg and the UniversitĂ© Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV) (2010-2014) and won a Masterâ€™s Prize for her thesis (winter semester 2013/14) for exceptional academic accomplishments in the field of European Art History at the Institut fĂĽr EuropĂ¤ische Kunstgeschichte (IEK), Heidelberg University. SoltĂ©s had several internships at the DĂ©lĂ©gation Permanente de la Roumanie auprĂ©s de lâ€™UNESCO, Paris and the Reiss-Engelhorn Museen Mannheim. Furthermore she was an assistant curator at the Kunstmuseum Stuttgart for two years (2014-2015) through a scholarship funded by the Robert Bosch Stiftung. SoltĂ©s published articles for museum catalogues on German, Romanian and Russian art (20. / 21. Century), among others for the journal Kuenstler. Kritisches Lexikon der Gegenwartskunst. Currently she is collaborating as a writer for the exhibition short-guide â€žPostwar: Art Between the Pacific and the Atlantic, 1945â€“1965â€ś (14.10.2016 â€“ 26.03.2017), Haus der Kunst, Munich and is a freelance art mediator for the Heidelberger Kunstverein.
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