Lothar Fischer (1933-2004)

Lothar Fischer

Grosse Sphinxbüste, 1977
Terracotta, painted, unique copy
53 x 87 x 25.5 cm

Biography

1933 — Born November 8th in Germersheim

1953—1958 — studies at the Academy of Fine Arts, Munich

1957 — co-founder of the artists group SPUR

1960 — Youth Art Prize for Sculpture

1961 — Villa Massimo scholarship

1966 — Shortly member of the artist group GEFLECHT

1975-1997 — Professor at the University of the Arts, Berlin

1990 — Art Prize of the Rhinelandpalatinate

1991 — Member of the Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts, Munich

2000 — Prize of the City of Neumarkt

2004 —  dies on 15 June in Baierbrunn

Opening of the Museum Lothar Fischer on 19 June in Neumarkt