K.H. Hödicke Catalogue
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K.H. Hödicke
Biography
1938
Born in Nürnberg, Germany.
1959-1964
Studies at the Hochschule der Bildenden Künste, Berlin, with Fred Thieler.
1961-1964
Member of the group VISION in München, Germany, with Bernd Koberling.
1964
Founding member of the Galerie Großgörschen 35 in Berlin, Germany, with Markus Lüpertz.
Wins Deutscher Kunstpreis der Jugend, Painting.
Participates in the exhibition “Neodada, Pop, Décollage, Kapitalistischer Realismus” at Galerie René Block, Berlin, with Lueg, Polke, Richter and Vostell. Galerie René Block continues to represent him until 1979.
Begins Reflexions and Passagen series.
1966-1967
Receives Einjähriger Aufenthalt to live one year in New York City; works on an experimental short film.
1968
Receives the Villa-Massimo-Stipendium and stays in Rome, Italy.
1974
Becomes a professor of painting at the Hochschule der Künste, Berlin, Germany.
Begins Pflaster, Fensterbilder, and Der Himmel über Schönberg series.
1975
Bezug des Ateliers im “Dessauer Turm”.
1977
First solo exhibition in New York City at René Block Gallery.
1980
Becomes a member of the Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany.
1981
First retrospective “Bilder 1962-1980” at the Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany.
1983
Begins to show in many solo exhibitions at the Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek, Düsseldorf, Germany.
1985
Starts working in assemblage and bronze.
1987
Exhibits sculptural works in the show “Achtzehn Bronzen,” at the Galerie Wolfgang Gmyrek, Düsseldorf, Germany.
1994
Creates fifth wall mural Nur in der City lärmen und klagen die Musen, for the Berlin House of Representatives in the former Prussian State Parliament in Berlin, Germany.
1996
Creates large mural for LBS Ostdeutsche Landesbausparkasse AG, Potsdam, Germany.
1998
Receives the Fred Thieler Prize for Painting in Berlin, Germany.
2006
Lives and works in Berlin, Germany.
Professor Emeritus (Emeritierung) at Universität der Künste, Berlin, Germany.
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