(1912—1999)

Emil Schumacher

Emil Schumacher

1912 — Born August 29th in Hagen.
1931—1934 — Studies at the Kunstgewerbeschule, Dortmund.
1939—1945 — Drafted into the German military. Military service in Hagen.
1941 — Marries Ursula Klapprott. Birth of their son Ulrich.
1947 — Founding member of the artist group „junger westen“.
1948 — Art prize of the city of Recklinghausen.
1958—1960 — Professor at the University of Visual Arts in Hamburg.
1966—1977 — Professor at the  State Academy of Visual Arts in Karlsruhe.
1967—1968 — Visiting scholar at the Minneapolis School of Art.
1968 — Member of the Academy of Art in Berlin. Awarded with the Great Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.
1982 — Awarded the Medal „Pour le Mérite“.
1985 — Guest of honour at Villa Massimo, Rom.
1987 — Honorary citizen of the city Hagen.
1991 — Visiting scholar at Concorso Superiore Internazionale des Disegno de Fondazione Antonio Ratti, Como.
1992 — Awarded honorary doctorate of the University Dortmund.
1999 — Member of the Saxony Academy of Art in Dresden.
1999 — Dies October 4th in San José, Ibiza.

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