Biography

Biography

Kris Heide

Lives and works in Berlin, 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 ‑ 1984Studies at Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms Universität Bonn
History of Arts, German Literature, Classical Archeology
1987 ‑ 1989Scholarship: Promotionsstipendium nach dem Graduierten‑Förderungsgesetz NRW
1993PhD in History of Arts
Thesis: Form und Ikonographie des Stillebens in der Malerei der Neuen Sachlichkeit, Weimar 1998
1991 ‑ 1994Freiburg
1994 ‑ 2018Tübingen
since 2019Berlin
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 ‑ 1980with Arno Reins, Bonn
 2008 ‑ 2011with Frido Hohberger at Zeicheninstitut Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen
2009 ‑ 2014M2O – art room Tübingen, Germany
2012 ‑ 2014Studio Kunstamt Tübingen, Germany
2014 ‑ 2016Studio Blantyre, Malawi, Africa
2016 ‑ 2017ATELIER 27/1, Tübingen, Germany
2017 ‑ 2019Studio HALLE 12, Tübingen, Germany
since 2019Studio K 87, Berlin, Germany