Category: People

  • Vakhtang Sikharulidze

    CV born 03.11.1988 in Kobuleti, Georgia / 2010-2019 BA Art Academy Münster class of Prof. Daniele Buetti / 2018-2019 Master of fine arts Prof. Daniele Buetti / 2015-2018 member of Ateliergemeinschaft Schulstrasse Münster. Scholarship 2020/2021 Artist scholarship in the context of NRW-Corona help / 2018 “Cité Internationale des Arts” Paris, France Exhibitions 2019 „50x50x50“ Museum […]

  • Adelaine Di Nunzio

    born 1978 in Naples / 1997-2001 studies at the Accademia delle Belle Arti, Naples, and 2002 /2004 studies at the Scuola di Fotografia Richard Bauer, Milan / 2020 living in Cologne and Naples / fine art and reportage photography / lecturer at the Gymnasium für Grafik und Fotografie Solo exhibitions 2019 La Pelle, Fondazione Morra, […]

  • Annette Wesseling

    1966 in Münster / studied at the Münster Art Academy under Ulrich Erben / Annette Wesseling lives and works in Cologne Awards and scholarships 2019 Project Funding, State of NRW / 2014 Artist in Residence, Floodwater Residency Gartow / 2004 Light-Art-Scholarship of the Kulturstiftung Sparkasse Unna / 1998 Friedrich-Vordemberge-Scholarship of the City of Cologne / […]

  • Behzad Mahmoudpour

    2011 Passing the Frame, Halle Zehn Cologne / 2006 BBK Cologne / 2005 Kunststation Kleinsasse (Rhön) / 2001 Cologne Art, Joseph Haubich-Kunsthalle Cologne

  • Heri Gahbler

    born 1957 / 1977-84 furniture restorer and carpenter / 1984-92 study of Japanese studies and oriental art history at the University of Bonn, Magister Artium / 1987-88/92-93 training at the Institute for Lacquer Art in Wajima, Japan Exhibitions 2002/05/09/11 Ishikawa International Urushi Exhibition, Kanazawa (J) / 2007 Ateliers De Paris, in cooperation with Association LAC […]

  • Johanna Reich

    1977 in Minden, Westphalia / studied at the Academy of Fine Arts Münster, the Facultat de Belles Arts Barcelona, the Academy of Fine Arts Hamburg, Academy of Media Arts Cologne / Johanna Reich lives and works in Cologne. Awards and scholarships (selection) 2017 LVR Women’s Culture Prize / 2016 Audience Award @”Discovery Award”, Loop Festival […]

  • Beata Obst

    Born in Nysa Poland / State Art High School Opole, Poland / studied at the Art College Nysa, Poland / since 1989 stay in Germany, free artistic activity / lives and works in Cologne Exhibitions 2019 Discovery Art Fair Cologne with UNIQUE Gallery Turin / The Artist are present Festival in the Quartier am Hafen […]

  • Detlef Bock

    1949 born, lives and works in Cologne / studied architecture and urban planning / training as a student / painting with Ernst Wille (Werkkunstschule Aachen) / sculptural design with Hans Holländer (RWTH Aachen) / worked as an architect and urban planner / teaching and scientific work at the faculty of architecture of RWTH Aachen / […]

  • Hans Diernberger

    1983 born in Munich / 2004-2009 Diploma Audiovisual Media, Academy of Media Arts, Cologne / 2009 Internship at Marian Goodman Gallery, New York City / 2009-2011 MFA Fine Art at Goldsmiths College, London / 2012 Villa Aurora Artist in Residence, Los Angeles / 2017 Research trip to Japan, supported by the Goethe Institut and under […]

  • Ingeborg Thistle

    Vita: Born in Erfurt, grown up in RecklinghausenCologne visual artist, after high school at firstSocio-educational studies and activities, focus on art. Study of art with:Prof. Peter Sellung (Recklinghausen), O. G. Altena (Rhein-Erftkreis), family break / painting academy Cologne / diploma / master class / free art academy Essen / art workshops / study trips USA, […]

  • Jay Schwarzt

    Composer 1965 born in San Diego, California.Studied music in the USA moved to Germany in 1989,lives in Cologne, performances/commissions:Salzburg Festival, Donaueschinger Musiktage,Venice Biennale, WienModern, Munich State Opera,New York Philharmonic, BBC Symphony,Ensemble Intercontemporain, Scharoun Ensemble/Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra SWR, HR, WDR,Mozarteum Orchestra;sound installation at Documenta Kassel.2014-2016 Scholarship of the Cité International des Arts Paris,2017/2018 Villa […]

  • Annette Reichardt & Stevens Ragone

    Annette Reichardt 1962 Born in Peine/Lower Saxony / 1985 – 1990 Stays abroad in Hong Kong, Peru and New Zealand / 1987 – 1995 Study of fine arts, HbK Braunschweig with Prof. Johannes Brus, Prof. H.P. Zimmer, Prof. Thomas Virnich / 1995 Diploma for fine arts / 1996 – 1998 Artistic director of the glass […]

  • Boris Nieslony

    born 02.10. 1945 / studied at the Academy of Arts in Berlin and Hamburg. Exhibitions, performances, lectures, mediation and teaching since 1966 (more since 1977). Activities worldwide / Organizes one of the most famous performance art archives in Europe. Artistic Research The basis of my research is the ethnographic and anthropological conditions of culture, concluding […]

  • Monika Heimann & Michael Schütz

    …have been producing “Umständliche Kunst” together since 2009. In this new art genre, psychological research results are transferred in a multi-stage design process into epistemic works of art that show what cannot be said. In addition, they pursue transdisciplinary design and innovation development based on artistic-psychological research and are active as authors of reference books, […]

  • Jennifer Braun

    1982 born in Weiden in Oberpfalz exhibitoins 2010 Dortmund, Fachhochschule Dortmund, SCHAURAUM4 – exhibition of the final works, “Mora” / 2010 Dortmund, U – Centre for Art and Creativity, in Dortmund parks, “still” / 2008 Venice (IT), InParadiso, Biennale Garderns, Arte Laguna, “Gezeiten” / 2008 Dortmund, Berswordt-Halle, in Dortmunder Parks, “einundzwanzig zweiundzwanzig” / 2008 Dortmund, […]

  • Jin Sook Chun

    1971 born in Seoul, South Korea / 1996 graduation (painting) at the Seoul Women’s University / 1998 – 2005 study at the Düsseldorf Art Academy, master student of Prof. Anzinger / 2003 academy letter / 2005/2006 studio scholarship of NVV AG, Mönchengladbach Jin-Sook Chun lives and works in Cologne.

  • Michael Maurissens

    1973 born in Brussels / dance and media artist – filmmaker / studied dancing in Brussels, Munich and Zurich / scholarship Pierino Ambrosoli Foundation and Kunststiftung nrw / danced at the Ballet Nuremberg/ Tanzwerk Nuremberg, Ballet Freiburg pretty ugly, the Nationaltheater Mannheim, Pretty Ugly Tanz Köln, and MichaelDouglas Kollektiv / Founded together with colleagues Douglas […]

  • Nam Tchun Mo

    1961 born in YungYang, South Korea / 1982-89 B.F.A. studies of painting at Keimyung University, Daegu Korea; M.F.A. studies of painting at Keimyung University, Daegu Korea / lives and works in Daegu, Korea and Cologne, Germany solo exhibitions (since 2000) 2011 IBU Gallery, Paris, France / 2010 Atelier24, Gelterkinden, Switzerland; Gallery Date, Busan, Korea / […]

  • Nicolas Campos

    1970 born / 1993-1999 studied architecture at the RWTH – Aachen / since 1994 various smaller solo exhibitions.

  • Marianne Lindow

    Born in Bensberg in 1962 studied “Visual Communication” at the “International School of Design”, Cologne and the “Düsseldorf University of Applied Sciences” with Prof. Uwe Loesch. exhibitions, performances, scholarships (selection) 2020 BREATHING MASC VIDEO from 2018 opens the “ARé Performing Festival” on the online platform, concept: Marianne Lindow / 2019TAKEN OUT OF PARRHESIA, THE ARTISTS […]