Melanie Ender, born in Vienna, studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna
where she received her diploma with distinction in 2013. Her works were shown in museums such as Belvedere21,
MAK Vienna and at international art fairs in Rotterdam, Düsseldorf, and at Artissima in Turin.
She has participated in residency programs in Istanbul, Turin, Rome and Mexico City.
2022 Staatsstipendium– Austrian State Scholarship for Fine Arts
2019 Nomination for the Kardinal König Kunstpreis
2017 Residency at CRIPTA747, Turin (supported by BMKÖS art and culture)
2016 Studio fellowship in Rome (BMKÖS art and culture)
2014-2015 Residence & Studioprogram “das weisse haus”, Vienna
2011 Residency at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul
Sammlung Universalmuseum Joanneum / Neue Galerie Graz
Sammlung Wien Museum
Sammlung Oberösterreichische Landesgalerie
Sammlung Artothek des Bundes