Born in Nuremberg, lives and works in Munich. She studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich with Magdalena Jetelová, Olaf Nicolai and Gregor Schneider, whose master student she was. She also studied at the École supérieure d’art & de design Marseille-Méditerranée in France and received her diploma in 2017.
She has realized projects in Germany, Georgia and France and participated internationally in exhibitions, including at Word Up! C24 Gallery, New York; Jahresgaben 2017, Kunstverein München, Munich; AdBK München – Debütantenausstellung 2017, Lothringer Halle 13, Munich; Mountain School, Hayward Gallery, London; Jetklasse Seoul, Kaywon School of Art & Design, Korea, and with the work No Name, Untitled at Museum Brandhorst in Munich.
She has received several awards and grants, including a DAAD grant for New York, the USA-Scholarship by the State of Bavaria, a Visual Arts Scholarship by the City of Munich, the Stiftung Kunstfonds Working Scholarship and the Debutant Grant of the Bavarian State Ministry for Science and Art.

projects / exhibitions

2019 Word Up! C24 Gallery, New York
2019 In distinction from the material world, Cuchifritos Gallery, New York
2017 Jahresgaben, Kunstverein München, Munich
2017 Debütantenausstellung 2017 AdBK München, Lothringer 13 Halle, Munich
2016 Wulf told about remaining quiet, Jahresausstellung AdBK München, Munich
2016 Notel Prinzregent, Hotel Prinzregent, Munich
2015 Cards handed out to strangers asking to observe one of their rooms, Jahresausstellung AdBK München and private spaces, Munich
2014 The recording of myself running in a house for two hours, played in numerous spots around an exhibition, Jahresausstellung AdBK München, Munich
2013 J’était là-bas, Le Paddock, Marseille, France
2013 A line spray painted around the Passage de Lorette, Marseille, France
2013 Loto / Lotto, Endoume, Marseille, France
2012 A hike to the Zugspitze to touch the glacier, South of Bavaria, Germany
2012 Crossed the lakes Walchen, Barm and Eib by swimming the length and the width, South of Bavaria, Germany
2012 Flyers handed out to realize the project Munich dusted with icing sugar, various exhibitions, Munich
2012 Mountain School. What Mountains Teach Us, Hayward Gallery, London
2011 A drivers lesson taken in Tbilisi, Georgia
2011 Wohnung zu vergeben, newspaper advertisement, Sueddeutsche Zeitung
2011 Two houses painted with limewash prior to demolition, Schleißheimer Str. 232, München, Munich
2011 ausrichtung, Catholic Academy, Munich
2011 A motorcycle placed on the roof of the gatehouse, Kaywon School of Art & Design campus, Seoul, Korea
2010 Both windows and doors sealed and plastered over, the facade painted, Kunstmeile Mainburg, Mainburg, Germany
2010 No Name, Untitled, Museum Brandhorst, Munich

grants / awards / residencies

2019 Residency Unlimited, New York
2018 Project scholarship Erwin und Gisela von Steiner-Stiftung
2018 USA-Scholarship by the State of Bavaria
2018 DAAD grant for New York
2017 Scholarship for Visual Art by the City of Munich
2017 Working Scholarship Stiftung Kunstfonds
2017 Studio promotion by the government of Bavaria
2017 Debutant Grant of the Bavarian State Ministry for Science and Art
2014 Award by the Jubiläums-Stipendien-Stiftung zur AdBK München


2019 About the flirting performance, Booklet for Little Meat Up, New York
2017 catalogue of the catalogue, founded by the Bavarian State Ministry for Science and Art and the LfA Förderbank Bayern
2017 Zita Schüpferling · works 2010 – 2017, founded by the Bavarian State Ministry for Science and Art and the LfA Förderbank Bayern