Donata Wenders


Born in 1965 in Berlin, Germany
Lives and works in Berlin



2019 – Photographs by Donata Wenders, Neue Galerie Gladbeck, Germany
2019 – Studie, Polka Galerie, Paris, France
2018 – Gesture of life, Atelier Christian Jungwirt, Graz, Austria
2018 – Leggendo il tempo, c2 contemporanea 2, Florence, Italy
2017 – Im Licht der Zeit, FO.KU.S Innsbruck, Austria
2016 – Places of the mind, Donata & Wim Wenders, Galerie Polka, Paris, France
2016 – Vanishing Point, curated by Laura Schmidt, Galleria Doris Ghetta, Ortisei, Italy
2015 – Silent Traces, Johanna Breede Photokunst, Berlin, Germany
2013 – In the Snow, Werkhallen, Oberwinter-Remagen, Germany
2012 – Photography, Gallery Zandari, Seoul, Korea
2012 – Unsichtbar. Stimmen und Spuren, Schlossmediale, Werdenberg, Switzerland
2012 – Photographie, Exhibition Space Céline and Heiner Bastian, Berlin, Germany
2011 – Contemplation, Galerie f5,6, Munich, Germany
2011 – Sensualité et Grâce, Polka Galerie, Paris, France
2010 – Absent Presence, Muzeul de Artă Cluj-Napoca, Romania
2009 – Kleine Ewigkeiten, Stadthaus Ulm, Ulm, Germany
2008 – Kleine Ewigkeiten, Leica Galerie, Salzburg, Austria
2008 – Leica Galerie, Solms, Germany
2007 – Kleine Ewigkeiten, Photography Monika Mohr Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
2006 – Islands of Silence, Königsmünster Abtei, Meschede, Germany
2005 – La Corte, Bari, Italy
2004 – Galleria Ferragamo, Florence, Italy
2002 – Donata Wenders, Galleria Alessandra Bonomo, Rome, Italy
2000 – Donata Wenders, Huis Marseille, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2000 – Pina, Donata Wenders, Teatro Della Visione, Milan, Italy



2019 – High Five!, Galleria Doris Ghetta, Ortisei, Italy
2019 – Der Funke Gottes!, Schatz + Wunderkammern im Bamberger Diözesanmuseum, Bamberg Germany
2019 – ink Big, Photography Monika Mohr Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
2019 – Magic of Silence, Johanna Breede Fotokunst, Berlin, Germany
2018 – Leiko Ikemura in conversation with Donata and Wim Wenders, Max Liebermann Haus, Berlin, Germany
2017 – Zwischen Himmel und Erde, Galleria Doris Ghetta at Galerie Tanit, Munich, Germany
2017 – Thank you for Smoking, Monika Mohr Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
2017 – Les Pêcheurs de Perles, conducted by Daniel Barenboim, directed by Wim Wenders, Berlin, Germany
2016 – Nordic Light International Festival for Photography, Kristiansund, Norway
2016 – Vis-à-Vis, Johanna Breede Photokunst, Berlin, Germany
2016 – The space between the characters can carry the load, Collection Ivo Wessel, Museum Weserburg, Bremen, Germany
2015 – Leiko Ikemura. All about Girls and Tigers, Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst, Cologne, Germany
2015 – Through Women’s Eyes. From Diane Arbus to Letizia Battaglia, Tre Oci, Venice, Italy
2015 – Handmade Photography, PhotoWerk, Berlin, Germany
2013 – Sieh!Mal!An!, Photography Monika Mohr Galerie, Hamburg, Germany
2013 – Ber–Bilder einer Stadt, Pavlov’s Dog Space for Photography, Berlin, Germany
2005 – Born in the Sixties, C/O Berlin, Germany
2001 – Travelling exhibition Buena Vista Social Club organized by the Goethe-Institute, Germany
2000 – Wim und Donata Wenders, Filmstills und Backstage Photography travelling exhibition in collaboration with the Solares Fondazione, Parma, Italy
1997 – Palazzo Ducale, Parma, Italy