Biography

Biography

Kris Heide

Lives and works in Tübingen, Germany

kris_heide@yahoo.de

Art is life – life is perception – perception is thinking and feeling – thinking is social criticism – feeling is just beautiful.

1980 ‑ 1984 Studies at Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms Universität Bonn
History of Arts, German Literature, Classical Archeology
1987 ‑ 1989 Scholarship: Promotionsstipendium nach dem Graduierten‑Förderungsgesetz NRW
1993 PhD in History of Arts
Thesis: Form und Ikonographie des Stillebens in der Malerei der Neuen Sachlichkeit, Weimar 1998
1991 ‑ 1994 Freiburg
1994 ‑ 2018 Tübingen
Long term stays in:
Kyoto (1992), Dundee (1994), Seattle (1996), Cincinnati and Montréal (1999), San Diego (2005), Shanghai (2010/2011), Blantyre/Malawi (2014-2016)
Art studies: 1978 ‑ 1980 with Arno Reins, Bonn
2008 ‑ 2011 with Frido Hohberger at Zeicheninstitut der Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen
2008 ‑ 2013 with Mark Krause, Tübingen
2009 ‑ 2014 M2O – art room Tübingen, Germany
2012 ‑ 2014 Studio Kunstamt Tübingen, Germany
2014 ‑ 2016 Studio Blantyre, Malawi, Africa
2016 ‑ 2017 ATELIER 27/1, Tübingen, Germany
2017 ‑ now Studio HALLE 12, Tübingen, Germany