Dr. med. dent. Jana Ehls

*1996 in Hagen, Germany, studied dentistry from 2015 – 2020 at the university of Leipzig, graduated and promovated. Since 2021 she studied fine arts in the class ’sculpture – transmedial space‘ (Gelitin) and since 2023 in the class for artistic photography (Stahl) in Linz, Austria.


since 2023   fine arts: artistic photography (Lucie Stahl)
                      University of  Arts and Design Linz
2023             scholarship Internat. summeracademy (photography), Salzburg
2022/23       fine arts, Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem,  Israel
2022             doctorate and publication in ZZI 
since 2021    fine arts (sculpture – transmedial space) in Gelitin class, Linz 
2019 – 2022 PhD student, medical faculty, university Leipzig 
2019              ZAD-scholarship: dental project in Nyabondo und Bungoma    
                      (Kenya) with Dentists for Africa e.V. 
2017              exchange program art and medicine between university Leipzig / 
                       university of Otago in New Zealand
2016 – 2017  tutor in histology and anatomy, university Leipzig
2015 – 2020 dentistry study, university Leipzig 
2015               internship in surgery and in dental technician laboratory
2012 – 2014  assistant in architecture office Andreas Lalla, Hagen 
2002 – 2014  school, Hagen 

2023  Opening the archive, residency Weimar, Germany
            Radical collective, Lentos Museum of modern Art, Linz
            The Un-sceen - capturing absence, Fortress Hohensalzburg, Salzburg
            Concrete paradise, Basis Vinschgau Venosta, South Tyrol, Italy
            BestOFF collective, Gmunden
            Unortiges Kino, Linz
            COLLECTIONS, Jerusalem, Israel
2022   BestOFF 2022, Splace, Linz
            Globalisierung – Deglobalisierung, Bad Schwanberg 
            BestOFF Sommerfrische, Die Galerie, Gmunden 
            en passant, Galerie im Arkadengang, Linz
            fake truths, Postkeller, Linz 
            Rundgang, university of arts Linz
            We have a Situation here – art in public (inter-)space, STWST, Linz  
2021   stage design, Theater in der Innenstadt, Linz 
            postcard project in cooperation with Salonschiff Florentine, Linz 
2017   exhibition for medics by SIHK, Leipzig 
2013   stage design for opera Brundibar, Hagen