The State of North Rhine-Westphalia acquired the impressive art collection of Konrad Fischer and his wife, comprising 250 works by some thirty-five artists, as well as the gallery archive, for the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen at the beginning of 2014. The exhibition catalogue now provides a summary of Konrad Fischer’s significant life’s work.

Jacques Schumacher

1933 born in Buitenpost, Holland
1955 teaches at the Werkkunstschule (School of Applied Arts) in Bielefeld
1958 works as a graphic designer in Paris
since 1963 Freelance photographer in Hamburg
1978 member of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photographie DGPh (German Photographic Association)
various exhibitions in Cologne, Amsterdam, Stuttgart, Hamburg, Shanghai, Shenzhen
2001 Visiting professor at the Universität der Künste in Berlin (Berlin University of the Arts)
2007 honorary member of the Berufsverband Freie Fotografen und Filmgestalter e. V. (German Association of Freelance Photographers)

Publications of the artist

Program series