Volker Stelzmann is active/lives in Germany. Volker Stelzmann is known for Figure painting.
Self Portrait, GDR, ´80
Biography Volker Stelzmann
A native of Dresden, Volker Stelzmann quit his job as a precision
engineer in 1963 to study at the Hochschule für Grafik in Leipzig, where
he taught since the mid-1970s. He was a member of the board of the
Berufsverbandes Bildender Künstler of the GDR.
He emigrated to West
Germany in 1986 and started working as a professor at the Hochschule der
Künste in West Berlin. Center of his artistic creativity are
multi-figure panel paintings. Several international and national
exhibitions were devoted to the artist and he was represented at the
Venice Biennale in 1987. (tm)