Peter  

Thumm 


 

Var Matin 27 Aug. 2008

Peter THUMM

Peter Thumm in front of a tableau of tiles painted with coloured slip and glaze.


Vase Bleu
Thrown Stoneware with slip, glaze and scraffitto
Signed Thumm
Height 100 Dia 56 cm
Three Stoneware Balls
modelled and painted with coloured slip
Signed Thumm
Dia 12, 25, 35 cm
Stein
Ceramic piece painted
with coloured slip and glaze
Signed Thumm
Height 24 Width 12 Depth 6cm
'Obelix' Vase
Thrown Stoneware, modelled and glazed
Signed Thumm
Height 165 Dia 62 cm
Blue column
Ceramic piece painted with
coloured slip and glaze
Signed Thumm
205 x 30 x 30 cm
Black Column
Ceramic piece painted with
coloured slip and glaze
Signed Thumm
185 x 30 x 30 cm

Ball
Stoneware and Gold
Signed Thumm
Diam. 67 cm


Red ball
Red ball
Enamelled stoneware
Signed Thumm
Dia. 67 cm

Red Vase
Enamelled Stoneware
H 115 x D 56 cm

Red dish
Red and black dish
Sculpted stoneware
with enamelled painted decor
Signed Thumm.
Dia 67 cm

Invitation to vernissage  Friday 15th August 2008
(click here)

Dates :

1957 Born in Frechen, Germany
1975-1978Ceramics studies under the tutelage of the ceramicist Heiner Balzar in Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany
1978-1980works in his own studio in Frechen, Germany
1980-1983Study in the well-known State Ceramic School in HöhrGrenzhausen where he receives his degree of
«Keramikgestalter»
1983-1986 works in his own studio in Frechen, Germany
Since 1986 works in his own studio in Cologne, Germany
Since 1999 opens a second studio in Grimaud, South of France

Exhibitions - Selection :

1977Deutsche Keramik, Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany*
1980Stadtsparkasse Recklinghausen, Germany, one-man exhibition
1981Concorso internationale della ceramica d'arte Faenza, Italy*
1982Staats- und Förderpreis Rheinland-Pfalz, HWK Koblenz, Germany*
Concorso internationale della ceramica d'arte Faenza, Italy*
1983Salzbrand 83, HWK Koblenz, Germany*
Zeitgenössische Keramik Offenburg, Germany*
Staats- und Förderpreis NRW Wesel, Germany*
Rathaus der Stadt Frechen, Germany, one-man exhibition
1984Meister der Keramik, Forum Leverkusen, Germany*
Staats- und Förderpreis Rheinland-Pfalz, Trier, Germany*
Haus Kunen, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Keramik, Recklinghausen, Germany*
1985Keramik in Köln heute, HWK Köln, Germany*
1986Gestaltungswettbewerb, Junges Handwerk, NRW Belobigung, Germany*
1987Galerie Intérieur, Paris, France
1988Salon "Arte Fiera 88", Bologna, Italy
Art Gallery, Vienne, Austria
1978-1988, Forum Leverkusen, Germany*
Manu Factum, ADK NRW, Keramikmuseum Zons,  Germany*
1989Meister der Keramik Forum Leverkusen, Germany*
Manu Factum, ADK NRW, Keramikmuseum Zons, Germany*
1990Salon "Arte Fiera 90", Bologna, Italy
Biennale internationale de ceramique d'art, Vallauris, France*
III. World triennal exhibition of small ceramics, Zagreb, Yugoslavia*
1991No Germans to the Front, Künstlerhaus Renania, Cologne, Germany*
1992Haus Schönblick, TTT Studios, Heimbach, Germany
1993Zeitgenössische Gefäßkeramik, Offenburg, Germany*
1994Paleo, Galerie für angewandte Kunst, Cologne, Germany, one-man exhibition
1995Manu Factum, Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Cologne, Germany*
Paleo, Forum für Freie und Angewandte Kunst, Cologne, Germany*
Hauptsache Farbe, Galerie im Prediger. Schwäbisch-Gmünd, Germany
1996Angewandte Kunst im sakralen Raum, Kreishandwerkerschaft, Bochum, Germany
WK-Musterung, WK-Haus Stuttgart, Germany
Pesch Wohnen, Cologne, Germany
Exhibition 7 deutscher Keramiker, New-York
1997Dialog Holz und Keramik, Stadtmuseum Siegburg, Germany
Salon Hennef, Germany
1998Botanischer Garten "Kunst und Grün", Cologne, Germany
Creativa, Dortmund, Germany
1999Art project "Dom Tiefgarage", Cologne, Germany
Deutsche Ärzteversicherung, Cologne, Germany
2000World Exhibition "EXPO 2000" in Hanover: Project leadership "Living Planet Square" in collaboration with WWF
2001Studio exhibition Grimaud, South of France
2002 "Begegnungen in der Keramik - NL trifft ADK" Niederrheinisches Museum Kevelaer, Germany
2003 "Blindes Glück und stille Tropfen", Sonderausstellung AKK, Cologne, Germany
Niederrheinisches Museum Kevelaer, Germany
Kunstmeile Köln-Rodenkirchen, Germany
2004Manu Factum, ADK NRW, Bundesanstalt Dortmund, Germany
Galerie "L'Abattoir", Embrun, France
2005Collection Egner, Kolumba Museum,Musée d’Art du Diocèse de Cologne, Germany
2006Rencontre de Jardins, Derbez, Gassin, France
Choque Cultural, Gallery Natahalie Duchayne, Saint-Tropez, France
Guy Beddington Fine Art, Bargemon, France
2007Manau Island Project "A dream of an earthly paradise" Ceramic Sculptures in collaboration with Stefan Szczesny
2008Guy Beddington Fine Art, Bargemon, France

* = Catalogue d'exposition

Foreign exhibitions :

Austria
Italy
England
France
Yugoslavia
Holland
USA

Distinctions :

1986Gestaltungswettbewerb junges Handwerk NRW, Belobigung
1990Distinction of the fair organization, Art Fiera, Bologna, Italy

Works in collaboration with the artists :

Hans Peter Adamski, Cologne
Elvira Bach, Berlin
Jacques Barry, Saint-Étienne et Paris
Marina Brettschneider, Cologne
Horst Gläsker, Düsseldorf
Rike Hecker, Cologne
Andreas Kopp, Cologne
Gert Mathiesen, New-York
Heinrich Nicolaus, Florence
Ingrid Roschek, Cologne
Pamela Smilow, New York
Stefan Szczesny, Cologne & Saint-Tropez
Barbara Szüts, Cologne
Harald Vogl, Paris
Fred Weidmann, Munich

Works in public spaces :

1983Fresque « Kreislauf » pour le « Altenwohnstätte Weiden Uesdorf »
1999Projet d'art „Dom Tiefgarage", Cologne

Works in private and public collections - selection :

Museum für angewandte Kunst, Cologne
Keramion, Museum für zeitgenössische Keramik, Frechen
SchleswiSg-Holsteinisches Landesmuseum, Bremen
Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe
Kolumba Museum, Cologne
Museo Nacional de Ceramica Gonzalez Marti, Collection Egner, Valencia

 

ARTIST PAGEreturn artists

homepage