About

Vita

1970 Born in Rudolstadt, Germany

Painted at Meissen Porcelain Company, Meissen, Germany

Study at the Academy of Art and Design, Offenbach/Main, Germany. B.A., M.F.A.

Lives and works in Manhattan

Video

Artnet News video about Cornelia Thomsen
February 8, 2017
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Solo Exhibitions

Cornelia Thomsen - Strokes, Leslie Feely gallery, New York, 2016 (catalog)

Cornelia Thomsen, Stripes and Structures, Kashima Arts, Tokyo, Japan, 2015

Cornelia Thomsen, Hypocrisis, Pressures and Ironies of Life in Communist East Germany,
German Consulate NYC, New York, 2014

Cornelia Thomsen - Stripes and Structures, Leslie Feely gallery, New York, 2014 (catalog)

Landscape and Abstraction - Cornelia Thomsen, Friedrich-Froebel Museum, Bad Blankenburg, Germany, 2014

Cornelia Thomsen, Stripe Paintings, Erik Thomsen Gallery, New York, 2011 (catalog)

Cornelia Thomsen, Nature's Reflections, Behnke & Doherty Gallery, Washington Depot, CT, 2010

Cornelia Thomsen, Works on Paper, The International Art & Design Fair, New York, 2005 (catalog)

Group Exhibitions

CounterPointe 5, The Actors Fund Arts Center, Brooklyn 2017

Make Your Mark, Northside Festival’s Williamsburg Walks, Brooklyn, 2016

Women in Art, Austrian-German-Swiss Women-in-Business Forum, New York, 2016

Testing Testing: Painting and Sculpture since 1960 from the Permanent Collection
Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC, 2015

Color Fall, William Siegal Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, 2014

Brooklyn Museum, stage design, collaboration with the Brooklyn Ballet, 2013

Freie Sicht, Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany, 2013

Group Show Leslie Feely gallery, New York, 2012

Retospective, Behnke & Doherty Gallery, Washington Depot, CT, 2011

Etchings and Prints, Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, 2010

Fragile Dipolmacy, The Bard Graduate Center of New York, 2008

Group Show, Broome Street Gallery, New York, 2007

Art Attack, Frere Independent, Chelsea Hotel, New York, 2007

Immer die schoenste Malerei, Galerie K9 aktuelle Kunst, Hannover, Germany, 2006

Publications

Cornelia Thomsen: Strokes, Leslie Feely gallery, New York, 2016

Cornelia Thomsen: Stripes and Structures, Kashima Arts, Tokyo, 2014

Cornelia Thomsen: Stripes and Structures, Leslie Feely gallery, New York, 2014

Cornelia Thomsen: Stripe Paintings, Erik Thomsen Gallery, New York, 2011

Cornelia Thomsen: Garden, Erik Thomsen Gallery, New York, 2011

Cornelia Thomsen: Works on Paper, The International Art & Design Fair, New York, 2005

Public Collections

Ackland Museum, Chapel Hill, NC

Friedrich Fröbel Museum, Bad Blankenburg, Germany

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Los Angeles, CA

Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia), Minneapolis, MN