paul àdie

Glasgow, 1984
lives and works in Munich


im grunde genommen, 2022
front garden of the Akademie der Bildenden Künste München

put a ring on it, 2022
Jewelers’Werk, Washington DC

i made a mess, 2022
Galerie Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam

WORD!, 2020
Galerie Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam

home, 2019
MetalMetal, Barcelona

grounded, 2018
Galerie Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam


Paradise Lost #gender shift with Katharina Gaenssler, 2021

Between shores with Judy McCaig, 2019
Siesta Art i Objectes, Barcelona


WARP | AC Gallery, Tokyo, 2021
Black + White | AkademieGalerie, Munich, 2020
MEME | Galerie Ellen Mauer Zillioli, Munich, 2020
Identidades | Studio Squina, Madrid, 2020
David Gates in dialogue | Make Hauser & Wirth Somerset, 2019
SALE | Akademie Galerie, Munich, 2019
Ruw & Rauw (Rough & Raw) | CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands, 2018
Sign of the Times | La joaillerie par Mazlo, Paris, 2018
The material thought | Melbourne, 2017
Artist in Residence Show | Glasgow School of Art, 2016

Teaching, lectures and talks

Teacher, Münchner Volkshochschule
2019 -

Guest Critic, BA and MA programmes, RISD, 2022

Artist presentation: Artist with a queer method, 2022

Artist talk, 2022
Baltimore Jewelry Centre, Brooklyn Metal Works

RISD Professional Practices Q&A, November 2021 (online)

Artist presentation and Q&A: Artist with a queer method, 2021 (online)

Workshop: Volume in Steel, 2019
Taller Perill, Barcelona

Demonstration and workshop on soldering steel, 2019
School of Art and Design, Tarragona


Glasgow School of Art
September 2015 – June 2016

Press and publications

Katalog Paradise Lost #gender shift, Kunstverlag Josef Fink, 2021
Art Aurea, spring issue 2020
Crafts Magazine, issue 272, May/June 2018
Interview with Craft Scotland
Talente 2016 Catalogue, February 2016


CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
Danner Stiftung, Die Neue Sammlung – The Design Museum, Munich
Private collections in the US, The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, France, Korea

Prizes, competitions and grants

Young Art and New Ways Scholarship
Bavarian State Ministry for Science and the Arts, 2021

STIBET Grant for Foreign Students
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD), 2021

Finalist for the Oberbayerischer Förderpreis für Angewandte Kunst
Messe Heim+Handwerk, Munich, 2018

Finalist for the 2018 and 2016 Mari Funaki Award 
Gallery Funaki, Melbourne, 2018 and 2016

Finalist for the LOEWE Craft Prize
The Design Museum, London, 2018

Finalist for Talente
IHM Munich, 2016


Diplom (MFA equivalent) in Jewellery and Hollowware, Academy of Fine Arts, Munich
2016 – 2022
Master Student of Prof. Karen Pontoppidan

Cicle formatiu de grau superior (degree equivalent) in Artistic Jewellery, Escola Massana, Barcelona
2012 – 2015

BA(Hons) in Russian and Spanish, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
2001 – 2006