The visual artist from Switzerland and Luxembourg lives in Dusseldorf and Zurich. She studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Dusseldorf 1986-1992. Since 1994 she participates internationally in exhibitions and festivals. Myriam Thyes has received several scholarships, awards and grants. Download CV (PDF, 873 KB)
Study & Education
Academy of Fine Arts Dusseldorf, DE, degree: “master-class student”
1986 – 1992
Academy of Fine Arts Dusseldorf, Prof. Nan Hoover
1984 – 1985
Zurich University of the Arts, CH (at that time: School of Design)
Outstanding Achievement Award, Tagore Intl. Film Festival, Bolpur, IN, 2020, + nomination for Sun of the East Award 2021.
Encounters Shortfilm Festival, Bristol, UK: ‚Depict! Award‘ for Ascension.
Grants / AIR
Visarte Zurich, CH, supports production of After Tiepolo.
2004 – 2016
The Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia, CH, supports solo exhibitions and exhibition participations.