The Artist

Jakob Lang, Künstler, Portrait, Zur Person, 2018

 

Jakob Lang consistently engages in new and extraordinary methods of visual composition in diverse areas of modern art. By now, he has shown in more than 80 exhibitions at home and abroad employing a wide variety of artistic and creative means. Mainly drawings, his palette knife technique, photo graphics, installations and works in glass.

• born 1985, lives and works in the District of Berchtesgaden, Germany
• 1997-2002 early artistic support by sculptor Karin Wein
• 2004 College for Design and Composition in Augsburg
• since 2005 free-lance artist
• 2014 admission to Derix Glasstudios, Taunusstein, Germany

Numerous regional and inter-regional solo exhibitions as well as exhibition participations, for example:

District Exhibition in the Upper Bavarian Government; Derix Glasstudios; state-run Casino, Bad Reichenhall; electoral district office of Dr. Bärbel Kofler, Member of the German Bundestag; Old Brewhouse, Bad Reichenhall; St. Margaret Chapel (in St. Peter), Salzburg, Austria; Polaroid (Impossible) Store, Munich

Invitations, for example:

2006 German-Polish Symposium in Belchatow (Poland)
2009 Art in public spaces – Art by the river (Hammerau Art Mile)
2011 Guest Lecturer on New Media, Eichstätt University
2015 Hope Culture, Schleyer-Halle, Stuttgart
2017 “Not only stained glass windows“, Centrum Dziedzictwa Szkła Krosno (Poland)
2018 Guest Artist, Incarnate 2018 (OM Arts International), Isola del Gran Sasso (Italy)
since 2006 guest artist at different state schools

Public acquisitions:

International Apostolic Hojskole, Kolding (Denmark)
Town Hall of Mitterfelden (Germany)
Member of German Bundestag Dr. Bärbel Kofler
Archabbey St. Peter, Salzburg (Austria)