Paco Knöller

Born in Obermarchtal, Germany, in 1950, Paco Knöller went on to study alongside Joseph Beuys at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf.

Knöller has become on of Germany's most renowned painters and has had many notable shows across the country, including the Sprengel Museum, Hannover (1977), the Nationalgalerie in Berlin (1988), Berlin's Hamburger Bahnhof (2002), and the Kunsthalle Bremen (2004).

The artist lives and works in Berlin. He was professor at the Hochschule für Künste in Bremen between 2001 and 2013.


Recent and upcoming exhibitions

Galerie Karsten Greve, Cologne, Germany
Lidrand des Sees. Retrospektive 1986-2016
Solo exhibition
April 14 – June 18, 2016

Galerie Thomas Schulte, Berlin
mit der Linie ziehen. 1989-2014
Solo exhibition
January 24 – March 7, 2015

Selected publications

Erich Franz
Paco Knöller: Künstliche Paradiese. Schlafmohnalphabet
Published by: Richter Verlag, 2011
ISBN: 978-3941263314

Ulrich Krempel
Paco Knöller: Schnitte Riskante Euphorien
Published by: Richter Verlag, 2008
ISBN: 978-3937572802

Anne Buschhoff
Paco Knöller: Fraktale. Meerische Arbeit. Drucke und Zeichnungen
Published by: Kunstverein in Bremen, 2004
ISBN: 3-89757-247-8

Information on shows at the gallery