Anke Zeißig : Vita

born 1972 in Jena, grown up in Karl-Marx-Stadt, grounded near Dresden, Germany


Academic degrees

2015      Diplom (= equivalent to a master’s degree) in Psychology from the Technische Universität Dresden, Germany.

2002      Meisterschüler (=equivalent to a PhD degree) in Fine Arts from the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden, Germany.

2000      Diplom (= equivalent to a master’s degree) in Fine Arts from the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden, Germany.


Work Experience and Education

since 2019          Research associate at the Faculty of Social Work, Health and Music, Institute of Health, Department of Educational Psychology in Health Professions, Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany.

2014-2019          Psychologist at the Studentenwerk Dresden

2011-2014          Scientific assistant in the Department of Studies and Continuing Education, Dresden University of Technology.

2009-2015          Studies of Psychology, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, at the Technische Universität Dresden

2011-2013          Freelance contributor at the Coordination Office for Film Pedagogical Prevention Work

2009-2013          Lecturer in the Education Department and freelancer for the special exhibitions "The Passions", "Clothes Make the Man", "C'est la vie - The Whole of Life", Stiftung Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Dresden

2006-2013          Consultant for film pedagogical prevention work, film workshops, film talks and teacher trainings, Objektiv e.V., Schulkino Dresden GbR, Filmpädagogen Sachsen and Vision Kino gGmbH

2006-2009          Lecturer of the Department of Sculpture, Kunstakademie Dresden e.V.

2005-2008           Conception, development and management of exhibition and project operations ("Ida Bienerts MONDRIAN Raum", "Palucca - a life in suitcases"), Stiftung Hofmühle Dresden

2002-2014          Founder and operator of the Mobile Film and Animation Studio Dresden GbR together with Niklas Klotz, cooperation with Sächsische Landesvereinigung für Gesundheitsförderung e.V., Riesa Efau Kultur Forum Dresden e.V., Medienkulturzentrum Dresden e.V., Komponistenklasse Dresden e.V., Dresdner Kammerchor e.V.

2000-2002          Postgraduate Studies of Fine Arts at the Meisterklasse of Professor Ulrike Grossarth, Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden, Germany.

2000-2007          Lecturer for education and special exhibitions "Cosmos in the Head", "The (im)perfect Man", "Sex - Of Knowledge and Desire", "Man and Animal", "The Ten Commandments. Politics - Morality - Society", "Evolution. Ways of Life", Stiftung Deutsches Hygiene-Museum Dresden.

since 2000          Freelance Artist

1995-2000          Studies of Fine Arts, Department of Sculpture and Other Visual Media, Hochschule für Bildende Künste Dresden, Germany.


Awards and grants

2001 Sächsisches Landesstipendium (Postgraduiertenstipendium)

2002 Hegenbarth-Stipendium der Stadtsparkasse Dresden

2008 Medienpädagogischer Preis der SLM, für das Projekt „Filmpädagogen Sachsen“

2008 Nominierung für den Sächsischen Förderpreis für Demokratie 2008 der Amadeu Antonio Stiftung für das Projekt „Filmpädagogen Sachsen“

2018 Gesellschaft von Freunden und Förderern der TU Dresden e. V., Förderung der Teilnahme an der Creativity Conference der Southern Oregon Universität in Ashland


Language skills

German: mother tongue

English: C1

Russian: B1

French: B2

Hungarian: A2

Svedish: A1