Mikel Godling

Mikel Godling

Hamburg, Germany

About Mikel Godling

MIKEL GODinho KiessLING
(GODLING)
Artist. Poet. Rebel.

Also known as:
Mickey, Wizz, Sage One (1987-1990)
Mikel, Mykill, Miguel (1990-2009)
MKG (2009-2012)

Education

since 2014
Artist, designer and writer in Germany. Apprenticeship as a Tattoo artist.
Appearance at the short movie “NEVER FORGET” by Björn Lingner.

2011-2013
Artist, designer and writer in Germany. First steps in video editing.
First short movie “WANTED unDEAD”.

2009-2011
Freelance artist in Germany and Mexico.
Member of the executive comittee of the B65 art project in Hamburg/Germany.

2006-2009
Creative Director Superjumper S.L. – Málaga/Spain.
Freelance designer and artist in Marbella, Torremolinos, Málaga and Cártama in Spain.

2004-2006
Freelance designer and artist in Lisbon and Ericeira in Portugal.

2002-2004
Freelance designer and artist in Hamburg/Germany.
First steps in music production and songwriting.

2000-2002
Screendesigner at Jung von Matt AG, Hamburg/Germany.

2000
Screendesigner at Wrage & Company GmbH, Hamburg/Germany.

1996-1999
Apprenticeship as a multimedia designer at RATIO-Design GmbH, Hamburg/Germany.

1987-1996
Graffiti writer, artist and freelance designer in Hamburg/Germany.

Events

2015
"Mind above matter"
Meeting of Styles, Magdeburg/Germany.

2014
DESIGN SALE at Stilwerk, Hamburg/Germany.
Online auction at Lauritz.com

Exhibitions

2015
„NEOGRAFFIE“
07.08. bis 03.10.2015
Double exhibition with ART ONE at the Gallery OZM, Hamburg/Germany.

2014
„Up the wall“
04.07. bis 27.09.2014
Group exhibition at the Gallery OZM, Hamburg/Germany.

2011
„100% digital art“
Group exhibition at the Gallery OZM, Hamburg/Germany.
„Urban/Street Art“
Group exhibition at Lauritz, Hamburg/Germany.
„It’s all about OZ“
Group exhibition at the Gallery OZM, Hamburg/Germany.
„Return of the oldschool“
Single exhibition at the Gallery OZM, Hamburg/Germany.

1998
„all about style“
Group exhibition at the Gallery Christel Fahrenhorst, Hameln/Germany.

1997
„feelin’ blue“
Group exhibition at Spielbudenplatz, Hamburg-St. Pauli/Germany.
„Tomb Raider II“ (Eidos)
Group exhibition at the Mojo-Club, Hamburg-St. Pauli/Germany.
„Hammerbrooklyn Projects“
Group exhibition at the Künstlerhaus Wendenstrassse 45, Hamburg/Germany.

1996
„From the bottom to the top”
Group exhibition at the Gallery Cosmix I.Q., Hamburg/Germany.

1995
„Ehrlich billig”
Group exhibition at the Deutsche Comic Ausstellung, Hamburg/Germany.
„Kunst im Treppenhaus“
Single exhibition at the Verlag CW Niemeyer, Hameln/Germany.

1994
Single exhibition at the Gallery „Dar Jelly Bubble”, Taghazout/Morocco.

1992
„dark art”
Group exhibition at the Gallery Cosmix IQ, Hamburg/Germany.

1991
„Narrenhände? … Graffiti”
Group exhibition at the at the State Museum of Altona, Hamburg/Germany.
Illustrated book by Prof. Dr. Torkild Hinrichsen.
Photography by Fritz Peyer.

The paintings remain in the archives of the museum.

1989
„Graffiti MAC”
Group exhibition at the “Hamburg Haus”, Hamburg/Germany.