manfred hebenstreit

photo©manfred hebenstreit
photo©manfred hebenstreit

biography 

1957 born in altheim, upper austria, 1987 recipient of the province of upper austria talent prize, 2002 recipient of the province of upper austria culture prize, lives in peuerbach, upper austria

 

1990 scholarship to california, walter bischoff gallery, chicago-berlin numerous painting trips and study trips abroad, realization of diverse commissioned art-on-architecture projects; from 2000, learned how to stain glass and developed own technique; 2008 retrospective in the state russian museum, ludwig-foundation in st. petersburg; 2009 water paintings in queensland, australia; 2010 opening of the kometor®, an 18-meter high passable sculpture in peuerbach within the framework of the upper austrian provincial exhibition with the installations „wasserwelt“ and „sternendom“; 2011 trips to india and arizona, usa; 2012 commissioned to create two 5-meter wide stained glass friezes for the weigl administrative building, waizenkirchen, upper austria; the large trierenberg-art-retrospective with 250 pieces; trips to india, scotland, sri lanka