Dorothea Schubert (*1988 in Rostock) is a freelance graphic designer, photographer and artist based in Freiburg and Nuremberg, Germany. She graduated 2015 with MA (Diplom) in visual communciation in the class of professors Friederike Girst, Holger Felten and Thomas Mayfried at the academy of fine arts in Nuremberg. Between 2012 and 2014 she studied photography with professor Robert Voit. 2014 she did an internship at the magazin "WELTKUNST".

She also works in the mediation of graphic design, photography and creative education.

Dorothea works as academic instructor at Macromedia University of Applied Arts Freiburg and has a lectureship for photography / new media at PH Freiburg (University of Education).

awards / grands

International Grant Oberpfälzer Künstlerhaus im Schloss Plüschow,
Mecklenburg- Vorpommern

Raymond Loewy Foundation,
Lucky Strike Junior Design Award
in sector communication and media for
diploma book&photography project Die Welt als Wiederholung

Edition Work
Employment Agency of Germany

Edition Works
Academy of Fine Arts in Nuremberg


since 2018 / April

Editorial / Printmedia Design classes for students of Macromedia University in Freiburg
Photography classes for pre-students at Macromedia University in Freiburg

2018 / March
portfolio design curses for class of
Prof. Susanne Kühn at Academy of Fine Arts in Nuremberg

creativ instructor at Nuremberg Kunst-und-Design-Schule
Portfolio Workshops, Photography and Design classes


Photographique Analogue Award

"Förderpreis für junge Buchgestaltung"

Nomination German Design Award
for the book project "Die Welt als Wiederholung"


2019  29.9-3.11 / Kunstmuseum Erlangen, Licht | Bilder / curated by Sophia Pauli, Group Exhibition
2017  Kunstmuseum Erlangen / Freunde des Kunstmuseums, heimat.horizont / curated by Janine Wiegand, Group Exhibtion
2015  altes Landkrankenhaus Hof / Group Exhibition
2013  ohne Titel , Group Exhibition with photographer Thomas Bergner and Christoph Grau at Galery of Academy of Fine Arts in Nuremberg
2013   Living at the river, Pasinger Fabrik München – Group Exhibition
2012   Lothringer13_Halle in Munich – Group Exhibition

curatated exhibitions

2017  Souvenirs from Planet Earth, exhibtion in photoclass at the anual exhibtion of the Academy of Fine Arts in Nuremberg. 
Curated together with photographers Thomas Bergner and Michael Ulrich


for commissions or informations feel free to contact me

Macromedia University for Applied Arts, Freiburg/ Literaturhaus Freiburg /Academy of Fine Arts in Nuremberg/ Mehrwerkstatt Agentur, Nuremberg/ Kunst-und-Design-Schule, Nuremberg/
Tip Freiburg, school for contemporary dance, Freiburg/ Mabuse Verlag, Frankfurt/ graphitecturebooks, sydney

Publications for Artists
- Ben Hübsch, painter
- Anna Maria Schönrock, painter
- Nazzarena Poli Maramotti, painter
- Karina Kueffner, painter
- Stefan Schindler, sculptor in wood

Art Work for Musicians
- Malaka Hostel, Freiburg
- Schleuse Band, Nuremberg