Sebastian Hammwöhner was born in 1974 in Frenchen, Germany, and today he lives and works in Berlin.
He studied at State Academy of Visual Arts, Karlsruhe from 1995-2001, and he has taken Masterclasses with Prof. Helmut Dorner.
Hammwöhner’s multifaceted work includes site-specific installations, pastel drawings and sculptures. He utilizes appropriation with the forensic methods of cultural anthropology and the contextual chess games of contemporary art.
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014 Meanwhile the Sky – Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad, Switzerland
2012 Touch MaPhal – Meyer Riegger, Karlsruhe, Germany
2011 Crépuscular Dawn – Lullin + Ferrari, Zurich, Switzerland
2010 Sebastian Hammwöhner – Center, Berlin,
SELECTED GROUP SHOWS
2013 Rhythm in it – Aargauer Kunsthaus, Switzerland, Aarau
2012 Eye of Horus – Patricia Low Contemporary, Gstaad, Switzerland
2012 The Man Who Would Be King – Patricia Low Contemporary, St. Moritz, Switzerland
2011 Sowing and Weeding – Cobra Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Amsterdam Netherlands