Selected Works


Established in 2010 by Kerstin Brätsch and Debo Eilers

SOLO Exhibitions

N.O.Madski presents Klub KAYA, Deborah Schamoni, Munich, Germany
(Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), curated by N.O.Madski, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna, Austria
KAMP KAYA invites friends to Bregenz, curated by Eva Birkenstock, KUB Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria
KAYA paramount, (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers,) invited by Freedman Fitzpatrick, incl. Daniel Chew as Burmamyanmar, Paramount Ranch, L.A., USA

KAYA IV, (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), incl. Daniel Chew as Burmamynmar, Green Gallery Milwaukee, USA

KAYA III, (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), incl. performance by Daniel Chew as Burmamyanmar, 47Canal, NYC, USA

KAYA II, (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Various Small Fires, L.A., USA

KAYA, (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), 179 Canal, NYC, USA


Group Exhibitions

Whitney Biennial 2017, as KAYA (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, USA

Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, as KAYA (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Mumok, Vienna, Austria
KAYA: I Pledge Allegiance, On Stellar Rays, New York, USA

Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age, as KAYA (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers),
curated by Achim Hochdörfer, David Joselit, Manuela Ammer, Museum Brandhorst, Munich, Germany
Jahresgaben, Kunstverein München, as KAYA (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Germany
Jahresgaben, NAK Aachen, as KAYA (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Germany
Full of Peril and Weirdness: Painting as a Universalism, as KAYA (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), curated by Robin Peckham, MWoods Museum Bejing, China
KAYA Window (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Art in General window, New York, USA
Sweating as distribution, Treize Paris, curated by Camilla Wills
Yes we` re open, as KAYA (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Gió Marconi, Milano, Italy

KAYA Aquitaine
, (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Monnaie de Paris / Frac Aquitaine, France
One step ahead of moving backwards, as KAYA (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers) with N.O.Madski, curated by KM Temporaer, Berlin, Germany
Hypothesis for an exhibition, curated by Begum Yasar, Dominique Levy Gallery, New York, USA
Come to my Castle, Old Room, New York, USA

KAYA II II III Nomad  in Speculations on anonymous materials, curated by Sunsanne Pfeffer,
Fridericianum Kassel, Germany

KAYA, (Kerstin Brätsch / Debo Eilers), Performance at PS1 Moma, New York, USA



Hypothesis for an exhibition, edited by Begum Yasar, Dominique Levy, exhibition catalogue
Speculations on anonymous materials, edited by Susanne Pfeffer, Fridericianum, Kassel
Kat Murrell, Mystery, Muse, and Money, Dial Urban Milwaukee, May 23
Kerstin Stakemeier, Prosthetic Productions. The Art of Digital Bodies, Texte Zur Kunst, March issue 2014

Is that art? Bogspot, Anonyme Materialien in Kassel, zerodeux 02, speculations on anonymous materials, Dec 2013
Zack Etheart, KAYAIII, Luck and Bodybags at 47 Canal, Interview Magazine, July issue 2013
Alice Gregory, Margarets Lee one woman show, NY Times Magazine, Aug 2013
Robin Peckham, Maturity and social media: a report from the margins, Turn on Art, Nov 2013

Andrea Hilgenstock, Das Bild performt sich selbst, Tip Berlin
Carol Che, 25 alternative LA art spaces to check out now, LA weekly, May 2012
Carol Che, Best new Performance art space, LA weekly, Oct 2012
Carol Che, Debo Eilers, Kerstin Brätsch in LA, Another righteous transfer, March 2012

Critics Picks, Debo Eilers / Kerstin Brätsch: Best in Mixed Media, Time Out NYC, Jan 2010


Foundation for the arts emergency Grant 2010


Benefits / Donation
KAYA fundraised for non profit 179 canal, NYC in 2010
KAYA fundraised for Innercityarts, Los Angeles in 2012
KAYA fundraised for Kaya's College Fund in 2013