Birgit Faustmann : Bio

1976 +studied painting at the University of Applied Sciences, Cologne, Germany 


1984    completed studies; thereafter active in Cologne as freelancer


2006 – 07 move to Santa Barbara, CA USA






SOLO EXHIBITIONS




1981  Lichtblicke, Art Society Emmerich-on-Rhine


1985  Federation of Visual Artists, Cologne


1986  Wax Factory, Cologne    


1986  Institute of Art History, Bonn 


1988  Cologne Music University


1991  Municipal Theater, Emmerich-on-Rhine;


1991  Simultan Hall, Cologne


1994  Goethe Institute, Calcutta


2006  Federation of Visual Artists, Cologne


2007  gkg Society for Art and Design, Bonn


2011  Shiftings, LAAA, Los Angeles


2011  Beyond Baroque, Venice (Los Angeles)






GROUP EXHIBITIONS




1980-1983


The Duesseldorf Art Exhibition


1983  Rhine Park Emmerich


1983  Lower Rhine Art Exhibition, Mercator Hall, Duisburg


1984  Summer Exhibition, Institute for External Relations, Bonn


1984  Art Banner Event, Art Week Bonn


1984  Inaugurational Exhibition, Hennemann Gallery, Bonn


1992  65th Anniversary of the GEDOK Society, Dresdner Bank, Cologne


1995  Chitrakoot Gallery, Calcutta


1998  KölnKunst, Kunsthalle, Cologne


2004  Basell, Cologne


2011  SciArt, KITP, University of California Santa Barbara




PRIZES


1982  Art Prize, Rheinische Post, Düsseldorf


2004  Basell Art Prize, Cologne






Works acquired by the State of North-Rhine–Westphalia, the City of Cologne, the City of Düsseldorf, the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Bonn