Have Fun While You Learn - Enjoy Painting!


Children are born with a natural sense of colour and imagination. This painting week wants to feed and develop both: the enjoyment of painting as well as challenging creativity.
A story full of pictures, colours and moods will be told in sequences in the first four days.
Incorporating ideas that arise from painting. The last day we will explore selected works from art history and share our own paintings, while having cake with an icecream chocolate shake.

children's courses are on offer, 3. April - 7. April 2017, each day 10 am - 12 pm (Age 5 -9 )

 Please bring:

  • An old, long shirt (to protect clothes)

  • Old shoes

  • 7 small jars with screwtops ( for the paint provided)

 

 

 

CHRISTINE HENN

 

1974-1976 studied at FH for Art and Design, Cologne with Prof. Otto Gerster

1976-1979 Studied at Camberwell School of Art, London

since 1979 practising artist

since 1987 teaching painting at the European Academy Fine Art, Trier

 

WORKS ON ART FAIRS

 

1987/1988 Art Basel

1989 Art Frankfurt

1990 Art Madrid

 

 AWARDS

 

1985 Award of sponsorship for Young Artists BBK Rheinland Pfalz

1986 Burgund Scolarship Cultural Ministry Rheinland Pfalz

1987 2.Prize ART and Artists Rheinland Pfalz

2.Prize ART AWARD Trier Saarburg

2001 Nominated for Robert Schuman Art Award, Metz

 

 GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

(selection) in Germany, England and Scotland 

 

ONE MAN SHOWS

 

(selection) in Wien, Palma, Zürich, Ludwigshafen, Trier

 

OTHERS

 

1984 SWF TV Documentary by Eberhard Schulz in „ Abendschau“ and „ Blick ins Land“

1994 SWF Radio Interview by Martina Conrad in SWR 2 Kultur

2010 SWF Radiointerview mit Thomas Rath in S2 „Mittagskulturjournal“

 

 

TEACHING

 

1987-1998 teaching at the Centro d' arte Verrochio, Casole d' Elsa, Siena

1983-2000 Summerholiday Courses in her studio for children ,(Age 4-10) ,

Adult Education Hillesheim, Germany

2000 restructured Children's Courses at the European Academy of Fine Art in Trier and teaches since then in addition to her other teaching commitments there, also in the Children's Department