96 Notable alumni of
Berlin University of the Arts

The Berlin University of the Arts is 536th in the world, 191st in Europe, and 27th in Germany by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 96 notable alumni from the Berlin University of the Arts sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Arnold Schoenberg

    Arnold Schoenberg
    Born in
    Austria Flag Austria
    Years
    1874-1951 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    classical composerwritermusic theoristconductormusicologist
    Biography

    Arnold Schoenberg or Schönberg was an Austrian-American composer, music theorist, teacher, writer, and painter. He is widely considered one of the most influential composers of the 20th century. He was associated with the expressionist movement in German poetry and art, and leader of the Second Viennese School. As a Jewish composer, Schoenberg was targeted by the Nazi Party, which labeled his works as degenerate music and forbade them from being published. He emigrated to the United States in 1933, becoming an American citizen in 1941.

  2. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1886-1969 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    architectteacherdesigner
    Biography

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe was a German-American architect. He was commonly referred to as Mies, his surname. Along with Alvar Aalto, Le Corbusier, Walter Gropius and Frank Lloyd Wright, he is regarded as one of the pioneers of modernist architecture.

  3. Günter Grass

    Günter Grass
    Years
    1927-2015 (aged 88)
    Enrolled in the Berlin University of the Arts
    Studied in 1953-1956
    Occupations
    essayistgraphic artistlyricistplaywrightautobiographer
    Biography

    Günter Wilhelm Grass was a German novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor, and recipient of the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature.

  4. Martina Gedeck

    Martina Gedeck
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm actor
    Biography

    Martina Gedeck is a German actress. She came to broader, international attention due to her roles in films such as Mostly Martha (2001), The Lives of Others (2006), and The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008). She has won numerous awards, including the Deutscher Filmpreis in 1997 for Supporting Actress in Life is All You Get, and in 2002 for Actress in Mostly Martha.

  5. Wotan Wilke Möhring

    Wotan Wilke Möhring
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Enrolled in the Berlin University of the Arts
    Studied visual communication
    Occupations
    audio drama actoractortelevision actorstage actormodel
    Biography

    Wotan Wilke Möhring is a German actor.

  6. Max Raabe

    Max Raabe
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    singerconductorbandleadercomposer
    Biography

    Max Raabe is a German jazz singer. He is best known as the founder and leader of the Palast Orchester.

  7. Kurt Weill

    Kurt Weill
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1900-1950 (aged 50)
    Occupations
    composerpedagoguefilm score composerconductormusician
    Biography

    Kurt Julian Weill was a German (later American) composer, active from the 1920s in his native country, and in his later years in the United States. He was a leading composer for the stage who was best known for his fruitful collaborations with Bertolt Brecht. With Brecht, he developed productions such as his best-known work, The Threepenny Opera, which included the ballad "Mack the Knife". Weill held the ideal of writing music that served a socially useful purpose, Gebrauchsmusik. He also wrote several works for the concert hall and a number of works on Jewish themes. He became a United States citizen on August 27, 1943.

  8. Tanja Wedhorn

    Tanja Wedhorn
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    television actoractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Tanja Wedhorn is a German actress. She studied acting at the Berlin University of the Arts and lives in Berlin. She has two sons.

  9. Sascha Lobo

    Sascha Lobo
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Enrolled in the Berlin University of the Arts
    1998-2013 graduated with Diplom
    Occupations
    authorbloggerjournalistwritercopywriter
    Biography

    Sascha Lobo is a German blogger, writer, journalist and copywriter. Lobo's work is primarily concerned with the Internet and with the social effects of new technology.

  10. Claudio Arrau

    Claudio Arrau
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1903-1991 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    pianist
    Biography

    Claudio Arrau León was a Chilean pianist known for his interpretations of a vast repertoire spanning the baroque to 20th-century composers, especially Bach, Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, Schumann, Liszt and Brahms. He is widely considered one of the greatest pianists of the twentieth century.

  11. Melika Foroutan

    Melika Foroutan
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Enrolled in the Berlin University of the Arts
    1999-2003 studied theatre
    Occupations
    film actoractor
    Biography

    Melika Foroutan is a German-Iranian actress.

  12. Rosa von Praunheim

    Rosa von Praunheim
    Born in
    Latvia Flag Latvia
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm producerautobiographerwriter
    Biography

    Rosa von Praunheim is a German film director, author, painter and one of the most famous gay rights activists in the German-speaking world. In over 50 years, von Praunheim has made more than 150 films (short and feature-length films). His works influenced the development of LGBTQ+ rights movements worldwide.

  13. Otto Klemperer

    Otto Klemperer
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1885-1973 (aged 88)
    Occupations
    conductorcomposer
    Biography

    Otto Nossan Klemperer was a German-born orchestral conductor and composer, described as "the last of the few really great conductors of his generation."

  14. Friederike Becht

    Friederike Becht
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    film actorstage actor
    Biography

    Friederike Becht is a German actress.

  15. Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

    Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1925-2012 (aged 87)
    Occupations
    opera singer
    Biography

    Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau was a German lyric baritone and conductor of classical music, one of the most famous Lieder (art song) performers of the post-war period, best known as a singer of Franz Schubert's Lieder, particularly "Winterreise" of which his recordings with accompanists Gerald Moore and Jörg Demus are still critically acclaimed half a century after their release.

  16. Elisabeth Schwarzkopf

    Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1915-2006 (aged 91)
    Occupations
    music pedagoguesingeropera singer
    Biography

    Dame Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike Schwarzkopf, was a German-born Austro-British soprano. She was among the foremost singers of lieder, and is renowned for her performances of Viennese operetta, as well as the operas of Mozart, Wagner and Richard Strauss. After retiring from the stage, she was a voice teacher internationally. She is considered one of the greatest sopranos of the 20th century.

  17. Joachim Sauter

    Joachim Sauter
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1959-2021 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    designersculptorartist
    Biography

    Joachim Sauter was a German media artist, designer and technology entrepreneur. He was appointed Professor for New Media Art and Design at the Universität der Künste Berlin, UdK (Berlin University of the Arts) in 1991, and in 1993 he created Terravision (computer program), before pursuing a lawsuit against Google for infringing the patent. He became an adjunct professor at UCLA, Los Angeles in 2001.

  18. Hossein Alizadeh

    Hossein Alizadeh
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    teachermusicologistcomposermusician
    Biography

    Hossein Alizadeh is an Iranian musician, composer, radif-preserver, researcher, teacher, and tar, shurangiz and setar instrumentalist and improviser. He has performed with such musicians as Shahram Nazeri, Mohammad-Reza Shajarian, Alireza Eftekhari and Jivan Gasparyan, as well as with a number of orchestras and ensembles.

  19. Moritz Moszkowski

    Moritz Moszkowski
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1854-1925 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    musicologistpianistconductorcomposer
    Biography

    Moritz Moszkowski was a German composer, pianist, and teacher of Polish-Jewish descent. His brother Alexander Moszkowski was a famous writer and satirist in Berlin.

  20. Inka Friedrich

    Inka Friedrich
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Enrolled in the Berlin University of the Arts
    Studied in 1984-1988
    Occupations
    film actorstage actor
    Biography

    Inka Friedrich is a German actress.

  21. Vera Tschechowa

    Vera Tschechowa
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1940-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    film producerfilm directorstage actorscreenwriterfilm actor
    Biography

    Vera Wilhelmowna Rust Tschechowa is a German film actress, producer, director, and screenwriter. She has appeared in more than 50 films since 1957 and was widely known as Elvis Presley's companion, particularly in connection with his Oral Poliomyelitis Vaccine (OPV) public booster- advocacy and which they both undertook during Presley's first year in Germany with the US Army (1959).

  22. Raul Krauthausen

    Raul Krauthausen
    Born in
    Peru Flag Peru
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    non-fiction writerhuman rights activistbloggingdisability rights activist
    Biography

    Raúl Aguayo-Krauthausen is a German disability rights activist. He studied Social and Economic Communication at the Berlin University of the Arts and Design Thinking at the HPI School of Design Thinking. He was awarded the Order of Merit of Germany and is an Ashoka Fellow.

  23. Adriana Altaras

    Adriana Altaras
    Born in
    Croatia Flag Croatia
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    film actoractorstage actorwriter
    Biography

    Adriana Altaras is a German actress, theater director and writer, born in Zagreb.

  24. Isang Yun

    Isang Yun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1917-1995 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    music pedagoguemusicologistconductorcomposer
    Biography

    Isang Yun, also spelled Yun I-sang, was a Korean-born composer who made his later career in West Germany.

  25. Gudrun Gut

    Gudrun Gut
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    disc jockeyrecord producermusician
    Biography

    Gudrun Gut is a German electronic musician, DJ, presenter, music producer and founder of the Monika Enterprise.

  26. Eddie Rosner

    Eddie Rosner
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1910-1976 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    jazz musiciancomposertrumpeterconductorviolinist
    Biography

    Adolph Ignatievich Rosner, known professionally as Ady Rosner and Eddie Rosner was a Polish and Soviet jazz trumpeter sometimes called "The White Louis Armstrong" or "Polish Louis Armstrong". He was a prisoner in the Gulag when Joseph Stalin was General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.

  27. Farhang Sharif

    Farhang Sharif
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1931-2016 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    artistlutenistcomposermusician
    Biography

    Farhang Sharif was an Iranian musician and renowned tar player.

  28. Jasper Morrison

    Jasper Morrison
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    designerengineer
    Biography

    Jasper Morrison is an English product and furniture designer.

  29. Toshio Hosokawa

    Toshio Hosokawa
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    composermusic pedagoguemusician
    Biography

    Toshio Hosokawa is a Japanese composer of contemporary classical music. He studied in Germany but returned to Japan, finding a personal style inspired by classical Japanese music and culture. He has composed operas, the oratorio Voiceless Voice in Hiroshima, and instrumental music.

  30. Norbert Bisky

    Norbert Bisky
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    drawerpainter
    Biography

    Norbert Bisky is a German artist based in Berlin. He is one of the most important representatives of a new figurative painting in the 21st century.

  31. F.W. Bernstein

    F.W. Bernstein
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1938-2018 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    poetcaricaturistwriteruniversity teacherphotographer
    Biography

    F. W. Bernstein was a German poet, cartoonist, satirist, and academic. He worked for the satirical biweekly pardon. After teaching at schools, he was professor of caricature and comics at the Berlin Academy of the Arts from 1984 to 1999. He was one of the founding members of the Neue Frankfurter Schule, which published the satirical magazine Titanic.

  32. Jenő Hubay

    Jenő Hubay
    Born in
    Hungary Flag Hungary
    Years
    1858-1937 (aged 79)
    Enrolled in the Berlin University of the Arts
    Studied in 1876
    Occupations
    music pedagoguecomposeruniversity teachermusicianviolinist
    Biography

    Jenő Hubay, Jenő Hubay von Szalatna, Hungarian: szalatnai Hubay Jenő, also known by his German name Eugen Huber (pronounced [ˈɔʏɡeːn ˈhuːbɐ]), was a Hungarian violinist, composer and music teacher.

  33. Kan’ichi Shimofusa

    Kan’ichi Shimofusa
    Born in
    Japan Flag Japan
    Years
    1898-1962 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    Kanichi Shimofusa was a Japanese composer.

  34. Grete Trakl

    Grete Trakl
    Born in
    Austria Flag Austria
    Years
    1891-1917 (aged 26)
    Occupations
    pianist
    Biography

    Grete Trakl was an Austrian pianist and sister of the Austrian poet Georg Trakl.

  35. Agi Jambor

    Agi Jambor
    Born in
    Hungary Flag Hungary
    Years
    1909-1997 (aged 88)
    Enrolled in the Berlin University of the Arts
    Studied in 1931
    Occupations
    composermusic pedagogueclassical pianist
    Biography

    Agi Jambor was a Hungarian-born pianist.

  36. Karl Leister

    Karl Leister
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1937-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    university teacherclarinetist
    Biography

    Karl Leister is a classical clarinet player from Wilhelmshaven, Germany. At a very young age, he learned to play the clarinet from his father, also a clarinetist, and later studied at the Hochschule für Musik in Berlin. As a teenager, he was accepted into the Komische Oper Berlin under Václav Neumann and Walter Felsenstein as clarinet soloist.

  37. Maria Marc

    Maria Marc
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1876-1955 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Maria Marc, née Bertha Pauline Marie Franck, was a German artist. She is also known as the wife of the painter Franz Marc.

  38. Gotthard Graubner

    Gotthard Graubner
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1930-2013 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    university teacherprintmakerartistpainter
    Biography

    Gotthard Graubner was a German painter, born in Erlbach, in Saxony, Germany.

  39. Carl Joseph Begas

    Carl Joseph Begas
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1794-1854 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    university teacherpainter
    Biography

    Carl Joseph Begas, or Karl Begas, was a German painter who played an important role in the transition from Romanticism to Realism. He was the first in a multi-generational "dynasty" of artists.

  40. Rudolf Belling

    Rudolf Belling
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1886-1972 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    sculptorprintmaker
    Biography

    Rudolf Belling was a German sculptor. His work was part of the sculpture event in the art competition at the 1932 Summer Olympics.

  41. Jacques Rossi

    Jacques Rossi
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1909-2004 (aged 95)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Jacques Rossi was a Polish-French writer and polyglot. Rossi was best known for his books on the Gulag.

  42. Dea Loher

    Dea Loher
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    writerplaywrightauthor
    Biography

    Dea Loher is a German playwright and author.

  43. Julius von Bismarck

    Julius von Bismarck
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    performance artistinstallation artistartist
    Biography

    Julius von Bismarck is a German artist currently living and working in Berlin, Germany. He attended the Berlin University of the Arts and the Hunter College in New York City.

  44. Peter Schumann

    Peter Schumann
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1934-.. (age 88)
    Occupations
    puppeteersculptorpuppet designerdancertheatrical director
    Biography

    Peter Schumann is the co-founder and director of the Bread & Puppet Theater. Born in Silesia, he was a sculptor and dancer in Germany before moving to the United States in 1961. In 1963 he founded Bread & Puppet in New York City, and in 1970 moved to the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, eventually settling in Glover, Vermont, where the company still performs. Schumann's best known work is the Domestic Resurrection Circus, performed annually by the Bread and Puppet Theater until 1998.

  45. Karl Ferdinand Sohn

    Karl Ferdinand Sohn
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1805-1867 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    university teacherpainter
    Biography

    Karl Ferdinand Sohn was a German painter of the Düsseldorf school of painting.

  46. Eduard Bendemann

    Eduard Bendemann
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1811-1889 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    painteruniversity teachersculptor
    Biography

    Eduard Julius Friedrich Bendemann was a German-Jewish painter.

  47. Oliver Mark

    Oliver Mark
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    artistphotographer
    Biography

    Oliver Mark is a German photographer and artist known primarily for his portraits of international celebrities.

  48. Rudolf Wagner-Régeny

    Rudolf Wagner-Régeny
    Born in
    Romania Flag Romania
    Years
    1903-1969 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    university teacherconductorpianistcomposer
    Biography

    Rudolf Wagner-Régeny was a composer, conductor, and pianist. Born in Transylvania, Kingdom of Hungary, since 1920 Romania, he became a German citizen in 1930, and then East German after 1945.

  49. Aram Bartholl

    Aram Bartholl
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    visual artistconceptual artist
    Biography

    Aram Bartholl is a Berlin-based conceptual artist known for his examination of the relationship between the digital and physical world. His works often deal with anonymity and privacy. Aram Bartholl is currently Professor for art with digital media at HAW Hamburg.

  50. Else Berg

    Else Berg
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1877-1942 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    drawerpainter
    Biography

    Else Berg was a German-born Dutch painter of Jewish descent; associated with the Bergense School. She was married to the Dutch painter, Mommie Schwarz. She and her husband were both murdered in the Holocaust.

  51. Eduard Franck

    Eduard Franck
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1817-1893 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    composerpianistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Eduard Franck was a German composer, pianist and music pedagogue.

  52. Katharina Szelinski-Singer

    Katharina Szelinski-Singer
    Born in
    Lithuania Flag Lithuania
    Years
    1918-2010 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    sculptor
    Biography

    Katharina Szelinski-Singer, born as Katharina Singer was a German sculptor. She lived in Berlin from 1945 until her death.

  53. Josephine Meckseper

    Josephine Meckseper
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    photographerinstallation artistphotojournalistfilmmaker
    Biography

    Josephine Meckseper is a German artist, active mainly in New York City. Her large-scale installations and films have been exhibited in various international biennials and museum shows worldwide.

  54. Marwan Kassab-Bachi

    Marwan Kassab-Bachi
    Born in
    Syria Flag Syria
    Years
    1934-2016 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    painteruniversity teachergraphic artist
    Biography

    Marwan Kassab-Bachi, known as Marwan, was a German painter of Syrian origin. After being born in Damascus, Syria, he spent most of his life in Berlin, Germany.

  55. George Georgescu

    George Georgescu
    Born in
    Romania Flag Romania
    Years
    1887-1964 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    conductor
    Biography

    George Georgescu was a Romanian conductor. The moving force behind the Bucharest Philharmonic Orchestra for decades beginning shortly after World War I, a protégé of Artur Nikisch and a close associate of George Enescu, he received honors from the French and communist Romanian governments and lived to make recordings in the stereo era.

  56. Robert Hausmann

    Robert Hausmann
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1852-1909 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    university teachermusic pedagoguecellistcomposer
    Biography

    Robert Hausmann was a notable 19th-century German cellist who premiered important works by Johannes Brahms (including the Double Concerto) and Max Bruch (including Kol Nidrei). He was the cellist for the Joachim Quartet and taught at the Berlin Königliche Hochschule für Müsik.

  57. Farrah El-Dibany

    Farrah El-Dibany
    Born in
    Egypt Flag Egypt
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    opera singer
    Biography

    Farrah El-Dibany an Egyptian mezzo soprano. She is the first Egyptian Arab singer to join the Paris Opera Academy in 2016.

  58. Helen Hyde

    Helen Hyde
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1868-1919 (aged 51)
    Occupations
    engraveretcherprintmaker
    Biography

    Helen Hyde was an American etcher and engraver. She is best known for her color etching process and woodblock prints reflecting Japanese women and children characterizations.

  59. Louis Tuaillon

    Louis Tuaillon
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1862-1919 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    sculptor
    Biography

    Louis Tuaillon was a Prussian sculptor. From 1879 to 1881, he attended the Hochschule für Bildende Künste in Berlin, then worked in the studio of Reinhold Begas. In Vienna, he spent two years in the studio of Rudolf Weyr, then spent the years 1885 to 1903 in Rome. From 1906, Tuaillon was once again in Berlin, as Professor in the academy.

  60. Willy Burmester

    Willy Burmester
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1869-1933 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    composerviolinistconcertmaster
    Biography

    Carl Adolph Wilhelm “Willy” Burmester was a German violinist.

  61. Julian Charrière

    Julian Charrière
    Born in
    Switzerland Flag Switzerland
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Julian Charrière is a French-Swiss conceptual artist currently living and working in Berlin. He utilises a wide range of artistic approaches including photography, performance, sculpture, and video to address concepts relating to time and human's relationship to the natural world.

  62. Milena Glimbovski

    Milena Glimbovski
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    businesspersonauthorenvironmentalist
    Biography

    Milena Glimbovski is a Russian-German entrepreneur, author and zero-waste activist. Glimbovski became known mainly through the founding of the Berlin grocery store Original Unverpackt (Original Unpacked), in which goods are sold without disposable packaging.

  63. Avitall Gerstetter

    Avitall Gerstetter
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    hazzan
    Biography

    Avitall Gerstetter is the first female hazzan (cantor) in Jewish Renewal and the first female cantor in Germany.

  64. Ignatz Waghalter

    Ignatz Waghalter
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1881-1949 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    conductorcomposer
    Biography

    Ignatz Waghalter was a Polish-German composer and conductor.

  65. Hugo Kaun

    Hugo Kaun
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1863-1932 (aged 69)
    Enrolled in the Berlin University of the Arts
    In 1876 studied musical composition
    Occupations
    university teachermusic pedagogueconductorcomposer
    Biography

    Hugo Wilhelm Ludwig Kaun was a German composer, conductor, and music teacher.

  66. Hermann Stilke

    Hermann Stilke
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1803-1860 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Anton Hermann Stilke was a German painter; associated with the Düsseldorfer Malerschule. He is best known for his scenes from the life of Joan of Arc.

  67. Wolf Hilbertz

    Wolf Hilbertz
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1938-2007 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    architectuniversity teacherenvironmentalist
    Biography

    Wolf Hartmut Hilbertz was a German-born futurist architect, inventor, and marine scientist. Notable contributions to science include the discovery of artificial mineral accretetion / biorock and its use to create electrified reefs.

  68. Suzanne Eisendieck

    Suzanne Eisendieck
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1906-1998 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Suzanne Eisendieck was a German Post-Impressionist painter native of Danzig.

  69. Filipa César

    Filipa César
    Born in
    Portugal Flag Portugal
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    teachersculptorfilm director
    Biography

    Filipa César is an artist and filmmaker. She lives and works in Berlin, and studied at the Faculty of Arts in Porto and Lisbon (1996–99), the Academy of Arts in Munich (1999–2000) and MA Art in Context, University of Arts, Berlin (2007). Since April 2021 César is professor at Merz Akademie Stuttgart, Germany.

  70. Jussuf Abbo

    Jussuf Abbo
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1888-1953 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    printmakergraphic artistsculptorceramicist
    Biography

    Jussuf Abbo, originally Jussuff Abbu, was a Palestinian-Jewish artist active mainly in Germany.

  71. Susanne Alt

    Susanne Alt
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    composersaxophonistjazz musician
    Biography

    Susanne Alt is a German jazz saxophone player and composer based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

  72. Sascha Pohflepp

    Sascha Pohflepp
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1978-2019 (aged 41)
    Occupations
    opinion journalistartist
    Biography

    Sascha Pohflepp was a German artist, designer, and writer whose work was focused on the role of technology to influence the environment, often in collaboration with artists and scientists.

  73. Shahla Aghapour

    Shahla Aghapour
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    sculptorpoetpainterwriter
    Biography

    Shahla Aghapour also known as Shahla Aghapour-Benakohell is an Iranian artist, author and gallery director living in Germany. She works both as a writer and poet, as well as a painter, sculptor, performance artist and director of Galerie-Benakohell.

  74. Myron Michailidis

    Myron Michailidis
    Born in
    Greece Flag Greece
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    music directorconductorpianist
    Biography

    Myron Michailidis is a Greek conductor, since 2018 Generalmusikdirektor (GMD) of both the Erfurt Opera & the Philharmonic Orchestra of Erfurt in Germany. He is regarded today as one of the most important Greek conductors.

  75. Theodosia Ntokou

    Theodosia Ntokou
    Born in
    Greece Flag Greece
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    pianist
    Biography

    Theodosia Ntokou is a Greek classical pianist.

  76. August Grahl

    August Grahl
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1791-1868 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    August Grahl was a German portrait painter and miniaturist.

  77. Fritz Bamberger

    Fritz Bamberger
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1814-1873 (aged 59)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Fritz Bamberger was a German painter, primarily of landscapes.

  78. Ruthild Hahne

    Ruthild Hahne
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1910-2001 (aged 91)
    Occupations
    sculptorresistance fighter
    Biography

    Ruthild Hahne was a German sculptor. Her most productive phase coincided with the early years of the German Democratic Republic (East Germany).

  79. Johannes Haarklou

    Johannes Haarklou
    Born in
    Norway Flag Norway
    Years
    1847-1925 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    journalistorganistmusiciancomposerconductor
    Biography

    Johannes Haarklou was a Norwegian composer, organist, conductor, and music critic.

  80. Moshe Ziffer

    Moshe Ziffer
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1902-1989 (aged 87)
    Occupations
    sculptorartist
    Biography

    Moshe Ziffer was an Israeli artist and sculptor.

  81. Winfried Muthesius

    Winfried Muthesius
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Winfried Muthesius is a German painter, photographer and installation artist.

  82. Otto Altenkirch

    Otto Altenkirch
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1875-1945 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Otto Altenkirch was a German Impressionist painter and set designer.

  83. Carla Henius

    Carla Henius
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1919-2002 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    singeropera singer
    Biography

    Carla Henius was a German operatic soprano and mezzo-soprano, voice teacher and librettist. She played a decisive role in promoting recent works by composers such as Arnold Schönberg, Karlheinz Stockhausen and Luigi Nono for the stage. She wrote the libretto for an opera by Aribert Reimann.

  84. Andrea Scrima

    Andrea Scrima
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Andrea Scrima is a novelist, essayist, and artist living in Berlin, Germany. An extensive essay on her experiences as an American living more than half her life abroad appeared 3 July 2018 in The Millions.

  85. Thomas Eller

    Thomas Eller
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    photographerwriterartist
    Biography

    Thomas Eller is a German visual artist and writer. Born and raised in the German district of Franconia he left Nuremberg in 1985 to study fine art at the Berlin University of the Arts. After his forced dismission he studied sciences of religion, philosophy and art history at Free University of Berlin. During this time he was also working as a scientific assistant at the Science Center Berlin for Social Research (WZB).

  86. Per Hüttner

    Per Hüttner
    Born in
    Sweden Flag Sweden
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    photographer
    Biography

    Per Hüttner is a Swedish visual artist who lives and works in Paris. He is mostly known for his photographic work and for his interactive, changing and travelling exhibition projects. A number of monographs about his practice has been published including Per Hüttner, 2003; I am a Curator, 2004; Repetitive Time 2006, Xiao Yao You2006, Democracy and Desire 2007. The Imminent Interviews 2010 and The Quantum Police 2011.

  87. Will Aronson

    Will Aronson
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    William Landry Aronson is a contemporary American composer and writer for musical theater.

  88. Johanna Keimeyer

    Johanna Keimeyer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Johanna Keimeyer is a German artist. She studied art and design, both in Germany and internationally, and has worked designing lighting fixtures, as well as experimenting with different photography techniques.

  89. Coenraad V. Bos

    Coenraad V. Bos
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1875-1955 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    pianist
    Biography

    Coenraad Valentijn Bos was a Dutch pianist, most notably as an accompanist to singers of lieder. His peers such as Gerald Moore considered him the doyen of accompanists in his day.

  90. Martina Schumacher

    Martina Schumacher
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Martina Schumacher is a painter and conceptual artist.

  91. Gustav Dannreuther

    Gustav Dannreuther
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1853-1923 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    conductorviolinist
    Biography

    Gustav Dannreuther was a violinist, instructor, chamber musician, and conductor. Dannreuther may best be remembered by connoisseurs of chamber music, particularly those of Boston and New York City, for his numerous string quartet concerts (three per season in New York City, accompanied by distinguished artists) and an associated appreciation of string quartet music. He introduced new harmonic factors of color and atmosphere in string quartet literature, which set the standard for Franz Kneisel.

  92. Alois Erdtelt

    Alois Erdtelt
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1851-1911 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Alois Erdtelt was a German portrait painter and art teacher.

  93. Ulrik Hendriksen

    Ulrik Hendriksen
    Born in
    Denmark Flag Denmark
    Years
    1891-1960 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Ulrik Adolph Hendriksen was a Danish-Norwegian painter and graphic artist.

  94. Angela C. Popp

    Angela C. Popp
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    film director
    Biography

    Angela Cornelia Monica Popp is working as a director, screenwriter, songwriter and producer in Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Berlin, Hamburg and Munich.

  95. Jacob Brandenburg

    Jacob Brandenburg
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1899-1982 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    sculptor
    Biography

    Jacob Brandenburg was a Polish-born Israeli sculptor.

  96. Lisa Densem

    Lisa Densem
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    dancerchoreographer
    Biography

    Lisa Densem is a New Zealand choreographer.