DISCOVER EMOTIONS Art by Seona Sommer

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TRAINING

Seona Sommer was born in Herford/Germany (1968) and is based in Cologne/Germany today as a freelance artist. She is predominanly self-taught. She has been in workshops with internationally successful artists Dirk Dzimirsky (2015, Germany), Eric Pouillet (France, 2016), Eloy Morales (Spain, 2017 & 2018) and Alejandro Carpintero (Spain, 2020 & 2021). In 2020, she successfully completed the professional development training from M.B.A. Mastering the Business of Art™.

AWARDS

  • 2021     People's Choice Award, category painting, "Human, where are you?", Kunst Stuttgart International e.V., Leonberg (Germany)
  • 2019     1st Prize People's Choice Award, Grand Salon, Bad Säckingen (Germany)

EXPOSITIONS

2021
  • The World in Faces, Galerie Ovo, Taipeh City (Taiwan)
  • International Biennial of Painting, under the patronage of Ministry of Culture of R. Moldova / National Museum of Fine Art, Chisinau (Moldova)
  • Offene Ateliers Köln 2021
  • Bergische Kunstwanderung, Kürten-Dürscheid (Germany)
  • The Stage Gallery, Cologne (Germany)
  • Kunstroute Ehrenfeld, Cologne (Germany)
  • CHITRANKAN : 3, International Online Art Competition & Art Exhibition 2021 only women artists (India)
  • art prize exhibition "Human, where are you?", Kunst Stuttgart International e.V., Leonberg (Germany)
  • solo show: Humanity Projects, virtual gallery "Galerie Schlossgarten", Künstlerkanal (Germany)
  • Be My Valentine Miniature Pop Up Show, 33 Contemporary (USA)
  • Artinside Gallery, online art exhibition in augmented reality, Florence (Italy)
2020
  • Kunstroute Süd, Cologne (Germany)
  • Artinside Gallery, online art exhibition in augmented reality, Florence (Italien)
  • Kunstverein 68elf e.V., Cologne (Germany)
  • Grand Salon, Bad Säckingen (Germany)
2019
  • Luxembourg Art Fair, Galería Javier Román (Luxembourg)
  • Contemporary Art Ruhr (C.A.R.), Galería Javier Román, Essen (Germany)
  • 6. Brücker Kunsttage, Cologne (Germany)
  • Kunsttage Unkeler Höfe, Unkel (Germany)
  • 13th Neubrücker Kunstsommer, Cologne (Germany)
  • Grand Salon, Bad Säckingen, 1st prize People's Choice Award
2018
  • Galería Javier Román, Benevent (Italy)
  • 5. Brücker Kunsttage, Cologne (Germany)
  • 12th Neubrücker Kunstsommer, Cologne (Germany)
  • Galería Javier Román, Marbella (Spain)
  • Kunstroute Ehrenfeld, Cologne (Germany)
  • 16. Kunstmeile Rodenkirchen, Cologne (Germany)
  • THE ARTBOX.PROJECTS 1.0, New York (U.S.A.)
  • Grand Salon, Bad Säckingen (Germany)
2017
  • solo show: Service Residenz Schloss Bensberg, Bergisch Gladbach (Germany)
  • solo show: Rathaus Herford, Herford (Germany)
  • 4. Brücker Kunsttage, Cologne (Germany)
  • THE ARTBOX.PROJECTS 1.0, Basel (Switzerland)
  • Galería artelibre, Saragossa (Spain)
  • Galería Javier Román, Málaga (Spanien)
  • Grand Salon, Bad Säckingen (Germany)
2016
  • Art Salon Q3, Sassnitz/Rügen (Germany)
  • 3. Brücker Kunsttage, Cologne (Germany)
  • Kunsttage Unkeler Höfe, Unkel (Germany)
2015
  • Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • 2. Brücker Kunsttage, Cologne (Germany)
  • 3. smartkunst, Cologne (Germany)
  • 1. ARTsteps, Lohmar (Germany)
  • crossart, Cologne (Germany)
2014
  • solo show: Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • 1. Brücker Kunsttage, Cologne (Germany)
2013
  • Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • Galerie Art Berel, Burgdorf (Germany)
  • 9. KalkKunst, Cologne (Germany)
2012
  • solo show: Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • solo show: Physio WID, Cologne (Germany)
  • Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • Nierenzentrum Merheim, Cologne (Germany)
2011
  • Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
2010
  • solo show: Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • 6. KalkKunst, Cologne (Germany)
2009
  • solo show: Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • FORUM im Raum für Kunst, Paderborn (Germany)
2008
  • Galerie artclub, Cologne (Germany)
  • 4. KalkKunst, Cologne (Germany)

MEET ME AT MY NEXT EXHIBITION

... and feel how the canvas becomes alive.