Mark Lammert

Born in Berlin in 1960, is a German painter, illustrator, graphic designer and set designer. He lives and works in Berlin. From 1979–86, Lammert studied painting at the Kunsthochschule Berlin and from 1989–92 he was a master-class scholar at the Akademie der Künste Berlin. In 1993 he created his first stage set for Heiner Müller’s production ‘Duell-Traktor-Fatzer’ at the Berliner Ensemble. Over the following years he received painting scholarships from the Senatsverwaltung für Kulturelle Angelegenheiten, Berlin (1994) and the Kunstfond Bonn (1996), to which he became affiliated in 1997 as a member of the advisory board. In 1997 he lived and worked in Lisbon and the following year he was awarded the Grafikpreis of the Kunstmesse Dresden. In 1999 the Akademie der Künste awarded him the Käthe Kollwitz Prize. In 2000/2001 he was invited to Paris by the Académie Experimentale des Théâtres. The Preußische Seehandlung presented him with their Eberhard Roters scholarship for painting in 2002. He spent 2003 in France where he was artist in residence at Les Recollets, Paris. In 2011 Lammert was appointed Professor of Painting at the Universität der Künste, Berlin. At the Deutsches Theater he designed the stage sets for Dimtier Gotscheff’s production ‘Die Perser’ (Aeschylus/Müller), ‘Die Hamletmaschine’ (Müller), ‘VERKOMMENES UFER MEDEAMATERIAL LANDSCHAFT MIT ARGONAUTEN | Mommsens Block’ and ‘Warten auf Godot’. Stages ▪  1993 for Heiner Müller, 'Duell-Traktor-Fatzer' (Müller/Brecht), Berliner Ensemble, Berlin; ▪  1995 for Heiner Müller, 'Germania 3' (Müller), Berliner Ensemble, Berlin; ▪  1995 for Josef Szeiler, 'Philoktet' (Müller), Berliner Ensemble, Berlin; ▪  1997 for Jean Jourdheuil, 'Germania 3' (Müller), Lissabon; ▪  2003 for Jean Jourdheuil, 'La Finta giardiniera' (Mozart), Staatsoper Stuttgart; ▪  2004 for Jean Jourdheuil, 'Michel Foucault, chose dites, choses vues', Festival d’Automne, Paris; ▪  2005 for Jean Jourdheuil 'Idemeneo' (Mozart), Staatsoper Stuttgart; ▪  2006 for Dimiter Gotscheff, 'Die Perser' (Aischylos/Müller), Deutsches Theater Berlin; ▪  2007 for Dimiter Gotscheff, 'Die Hamletmaschine' (Müller), Deutsches Theater, Berlin; ▪  2009 for Dimiter Gotscheff, 'Die Perser' (Aischylos), Epidauros/Griechenland; ▪  2009 for Dimiter Gotscheff, 'Prometheus' (Aischylos/Müller), Volksbühne, Berlin; ▪  2009 for Volker Schlöndorff, 'Und das Licht scheint in der Finsternis' (Tolstoi), Berlin/Moskau; ▪  2009 for Jean Jourdheuil, 'Philoktet' (Sophokles/Müller), Théâtre de la Ville, Paris; ▪  2009 for Dimiter Gotscheff, 'Oedipus Tyrann' (Sophokles/Hölderlin/Müller), Thalia Theater, Hamburg; ▪  2010 for Dimiter Gotscheff, 'Die Chinesin' (Godard), Volksbühne, Berlin; ▪  2011 for Reinhild Hoffmann, 'Exercices du silence', Staatsoper, Berlin ▪  2014 for Ivan Panteleev, 'Waiting for Godot', Deutsches Theater, Berlin