Karin Kneffel

Untitled, 2011
Oil on canvas
70 3/4 x 118 1/4 inches  (179.7 x 300.4 cm)

Karin Kneffel was born in Marl, Germany in 1959 and studied at the Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf between 1981 and 1987.  She lives and works in Düsseldorf and is a professor of painting at the Munich Academy of Arts.  Kneffel’s recent exhibitions include Kunsthalle Tübingen (2010), and Kunstmuseum Krefeld Museum Haus Esters (2009–10).