Category: artists


Yue Wu

Yue Wu Born 1993 in Gansu (China) Living and working in Essen. 2018 – 2021 HBK Essen, DE: Sculpture, with Prof. M. Köpp and Prof. Y. Safronova, Degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts 2011 – 2015 Nanjing Xiaozhuang University, Jiangsu, CN: Chemistry, Degree: Bachelor of Science EXHIBITIONS: 12/21 – 02/22 NORMALITÄTEN, Frauenmuseum, Bonn, DE 08/2021 SATELLITES […]

Jürgen Paas

Jürgen Paas 1958 in Krefeld geboren, lebt und arbeitet in Essen 1981 – 87 Studium an der Hochschule Essen bei László Lakner, Rudolf Vombeck und Franz Rudolf Knubel 1991 – 92 Studium an der École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris 2001 Lehrauftrag für Malerei am Institut für Kunst und ihre Didaktik an der Universität Dortmund […]


Julia Priss

Julia Priss, born 1988 in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine, has studied sculpture at the HBK Essen with Prof. Milo Köpp and Prof. Yevgeniya Safronova She is interested in the moment in which processes of change take place. The transience of the moment becomes visible through dissolution and passing. In order to visualize the processes, she is working […]


Emil Walde

Emil Walde, born 1991 in Munich, is a metal sculptor. Since 2014 he is studying at the Düsseldorf Art Academy, currently in the class of Franka Hörnschemeyer and Gregor Schneider. His works mostly testify to an unconventional handling of everyday materials found: from trampolines to tents or caravans. He examines the outer shape of an […]


Ilka Helmig

Ilka Helmig, *1971 in Francfort, has studied art and communication design in Nurenberg und Bonn. She is living in Cologne and Paris. Since 2007 she is a Professor for drawing and visual conception at the FH Aachen. solo shows 2019 Rhizosphere, +basement gallery, Essen en collaboration (mit Ernst Stark), Espace Immanence, Paris 2018 Assembled Spaces, […]


Britta Frechen

Britta Frechen was born in 1963 in Cologne She lives and works there. In 2018 she completed her B.F.A. degree in sculpture at the HBK Essen with Prof. Milo Köpp and Prof. Yevgeniya Safronova with honors. 2018 Solo exhibitions: “Rauhnächte” the participatory art project in the windows of the vacant buildings Loëstraße 2-18, 51103 Cologne […]


Ulrike Kötz

1968 born in Hamburg (Germany) 1990-93 carpentry apprenticeship 1993-95 Hamburg Art Academy 1995-2000 Dusseldorf Art Academy 2000 Final certification Exhibitions 2017 Babel#2, Ludwigsturm, Duisburg (S) 2016 Betonbar, Dusseldorf (project from Jörg Wagner, Jan Stieding, Susanne Priebs) 2015 Paper-Drawings, Gallery Clement and Schneider, Bonn 2013 Von Wanderern, Wilderern und Dilettanten, 10 years dHCS scholarship Kunstverein für […]


Alexander Voss

1960 born in Mülheim an der Ruhr lives and works in Duisburg and Mülheim an der Ruhr   2017 open up 4, Glas -Linien – Frakturen, Kunstverein Gelsenkirchen e.V. at the Kunstmuseum Gelsenkirchen (soloshow) Positions 2, Galerie obrist, Essen (group show) 2014 Schnittlinien, Corinna Krebber | Alexander Voß Kunstverein Mülheim at the Kunstmuseum Mülheim an der Ruhr […]


René Sikkes

René Sikkes, born in Rotterdam NL, is now living and working at Gelsenkirchen, Germany. After his apprenticeship as a photographer and his career as a computer scientist he found the connection of both occupations in the visual arts. In his pictures he examines the nestings of fiction and reality by means of model constructions. Exhibitions 2018 „Verortung“, Stadtmuseum Münster „Storyboard“, +basement, Essen „SCHAUfenster à la Art“, Ausstellung […]