Rochester Art Center is currently showing Tim Eitel: Elsewhere, the artist’s first large-scale survey exhibition in the United States with 32 works completed over the last decade. Be sure to read more here.
Born in 1971 in the southern German city of Leonberg near Stuttgart, Eitel briefly studied German language, literature and philosophy at the University of Stuttgart from 1993–1994. In 1994 he enrolled at the prestigious academy Burg Giebichtenstein in Halle, and in 1997 he began his artistic training at the Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst in Leipzig, graduating from Arno Rink’s master class in 2003.
Eitel has been awarded numerous prizes and took part in the International Studio Program at the Künstlerhaus Bethanien in Berlin.