Heinz Loew

Heinz Loew (1903 – 1981) is a student at the Bauhaus from 1926 to 1929 (with Albers, Klee, Kandinsky and Moholy-Nagy), 1926/27 in the stage workshop with Schlemmer, 1927-1930 in the sculpture workshop with Schmidt. 1928 Design of a “Mechanical Showcase” for the showcase at the Grassimuseum in Leipzig. 1932 Joint studio with Franz Ehrlich… Continue reading Heinz Loew

Hannes Grosse

Hannes Grosse (b. 1932 Berlin), studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich. He moved his studio to Paris in 1962, and then worked in New York and Mexico. Hannes Grosse is one of the well-known German artists of the 60s and 70s. He is a representative of hard-edge painting, who caused a sensation… Continue reading Hannes Grosse

Max Uhlig

Max Uhlig (b. 19379 is a German painter, especially devoted to portraits, everyday and landscape motifs. He was a professor of painting at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste in Dresden. From 1955 to 1960, Uhlig studied at the Dresden College of Fine Arts with Hans Theo Richter and Max Schwimmer. Black and white or in… Continue reading Max Uhlig

Franz Lenk

With his landscape paintings and still lifes, Franz Lenk (1898-1968) is one of the most important representatives of the “New Objectivity” of the 1920s and 1930s in Germany. Unlike Dix, Barlach, Kolllwitz and many other important artists, he remained in Germany and went into “Inner Emigration”.

Siegfried Ebeling

From 1924 to 1925 he studied at the Bauhaus in Weimar under Wassily Kandinsky and Marcel Breuer, with whom he was also friends. In 1926, he published his architectural theory paper “Der Raum als Membran” (“Space as Membrane”), which caused a great stir among experts. In it, he described the house wall as a semi-permeable… Continue reading Siegfried Ebeling

Sonia Delaunay

The Russian-French painter was an important artist of the abstract style. She is considered a pioneer of Geometric Abstraction. In her works Sonia Delaunay-Terk emphasized colors and light – following the famous example of the Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh. She was also engaged in theatrical decorations, fabric designs and costumes. She was married in… Continue reading Sonia Delaunay

Laurent Jiménez-Balaguer

Laurent Jiménez-Balaguer (14 January 1928 – 16 April 2015) Born in L’Hospitalet del Llobregat, Barcelona (Catalonia), Spain. He lived and worked in Paris. He was one of the most distinguished painters of Catalan art, known for creating a private language. He belonged to the Abstract Expressionism and European Informalism. These postmodern vanguardists have been characterized… Continue reading Laurent Jiménez-Balaguer

Otto Piene

Otto Piene was a German artist and co-founder of the artist group ZERO. He is considered a pioneer of light and fire art as well as sky art actions. As a reaction to abstract Informel, Piene founded the later internationally influential artist group ZERO (“Zero Point of Art”) together with Heinz Mack in Düsseldorf on… Continue reading Otto Piene

Theo Tobiasse

Théo Tobiasse (1927 – 2012) is known for his expressive figurative paintings and prints centered on themes of exile and the expat Jewish experience. An artist enthusiastic about art and life and working ceaselessly, he etches, carves, sculpts, writes imaginative diaries, designs ceramics, bronzes; He draws, makes frescoes and stained glass windows, etc.. Numerous solo… Continue reading Theo Tobiasse

Eun Nim Ro

Detours lead Eun Nim Ro to the Hamburg University of Fine Arts, where she studied painting with Hans Thielmann and Kai Sudek from 1973 to 1979. Here she develops an intuitive painting style that combines the tradition of Korean ink brush painting with the expressive style of Western art. In the early 1980s, she created… Continue reading Eun Nim Ro