Siegfried Klapper

(South African, 1918–2012)

der kardinal by siegfried klapper

Siegfried Klapper

Der Kardinal, 1962

jury (straßenecke) by siegfried klapper

Siegfried Klapper

Jury (Straßenecke), 1963

winterstadt by siegfried klapper

Siegfried Klapper

Winterstadt, 1968–1969

Biography

Timeline

1918
Born in Windhoek, South-Africa (today Namibia)
1937 - 1938
Training in the army
German high school graduation in Berlin, Germany
Survived the World War II in Poland, Russia and Italy
Studied 3 months at HBK (Hochschule für Bildende Künste) in Berlin with Prof. Erik Richter
After 1945 he lived near Frankfurt/M.and he retreated into the monastery Arnsberg/Oberhessen, Germany
Since 1968 Siegfried Klapper lives in Mormoiron/Vaucluse/Provence near Avignon in France

Exhibitions

2011
Galerie Brockstedt, Berlin (solo)
2007
Galerie Brockstedt, Berlin (solo)
2006
Galerie Brockstedt, Hamburg (solo)
1986
Galerie Meyer-Ellinger, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (solo)
1979
Galerie Meyer-Ellinger, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (solo)
Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris (solo)
1975
Galerie Meyer-Ellinger, Frankfurt am Main, Germany (solo)
1972
Galeria Juana Mordó, Madrid (solo)
1969
Silberberg Galleries, South Africa (solo)
1968
Frankfurter Kunstkabinett, Germany (solo)