Born in Leipzig, 1958
With his peer, Neo Rauch, he was on the forefront of painters creating a new vocabulary that combined the neo-realism prevalent in the former Eastern Germany with a surrealistic bent.
Selected Solo Exhibitions 2011-2009
Städtische Galerie Wolfsburg,
Dogenhaus Galerie Leipzig, and
Torch Gallery, Amsterdam.
Kavi Gupta, Berlin & Chicago
Selected Group Exhibitions 2011-2009
Future Tense at the Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY;
Archipeinture at Le Plateau, Paris and at the Camden Art Centre, London;
The Painter of Modern Life, Museum de Paviljoens, Almere, NL; Kunsthaus Dresden; Museo Municipal de Malaga;
New German Painting at the Prague Biennale 2.
HVCCA XXL and XS