HANS SCHEIB

1949
born in Potsdam, raised in Berlin
apprenticeship as a typesetter; qualyfying for university studies

1971-76
studies in Sculpture at the Dresden University of Fine Arts

since 1976
works as a free-lance sculptor in Berlin / GDR

since 1985
works as a free-lance sculptor in Berlin / FRG

1989
Small bronze HYPERION for the Carlo-Schmid-Award
Carlo Schmid Foundation, Stuttgart

1994
Aspen Institute, „Art & Politics“ Conference at Aspen, Colorado
Participation

1995
Supporting Award for the Arts, Akademie der Künste, Berlin
With Hella Rolfes, Christine Jackob-Marks and Reinhard Stangl winner of the first prize in the competition „Memorial for the Murdered European Jews“ (the model has not been realized).

since 2001
Member of the Free Academy for the Arts in Hamburg

2004
In residence at the villa Romana in Florence, Italy
Workshop at Kolchis, Tiblissi, Republic of Georgia

2005
Bautzen Award for Fine Arts
2nd International Biennial in Beijing/China - Participation

2006
The Table of Pirosmani - A Project in Tiblissi, Republic of Georgia and Yerevan, Republic of Armenia

2007
Visiting Artist at Oberlin College, Oberlin / Ohio

2008
Listros - A project in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

2010
Breakthrough - A Project in the USA: in Nashville, Aspen, Washington, San Antonio and Chicago
4th International Biennial in Beijing/China
Art Fair in Istanbul, Turkey

2014
Egmont-Schaefer-Award for drawing, Berlin

Moving with the studio to Berlin-Spandau