Klaus Bürgel - Curriculum Vitae

Work Experience | Lectures | Exhibitions | Curatorial | Bibliographie

Born 1958 Radolfzell, Germany

Education

1993 MFA, Diploma, Akademie d.B. Künste, Munich
1987 - 1990 Akademie d.B. Künste, Munich
1981 BFA, Gesellenprüfung, Handwerkskammer Pforzheim
1976 - 1979 Goldschmiedeschule, Pforzheim
1974 - 1976 Wirtschaftsschule Radolfzell

Awards

1996 Nomination for the Frazier Award, RISD, Providence, RI
1995 Faculty development grant, RISD, Providence, RI
1993 Nomination for the Frazier Award, RISD, Providence, RI

Apprenticeship

1979 - 1981 Albrecht Münzmay, Mühlacker

Selected Work Experience | back to top

Teaching

2003 92ND Street Y, New York, NY
2001 - 2002 Maine College of Art, Portland, ME
2000 University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, MA
1999 California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
1996 - 1998 School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1991 - 1996 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1995 School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1992 - 1996 Continuing Education, RISD, Providence, RI
1991 Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

Other Experience

1991 - 1993 Mario Salvucci Jewelry, New York, NY.
1991 John Iverson Jewelry, New York, NY.
1988 - 1990 Serapis, Antique Jewelry, Munich
1988 - 1990 Lun Tuchnowski, Sculptor, Munich
1986 - 1988 Schmuckgalerie Siebauer, Munich
1983 - 1985 Raschplatz-Pavillon, Hannover
1982 - 1983 Günter Kämper Jewelry, Hannover
1981 - 1982 Albrecht Münzmay Jewelry, Mühlacker
1979 - 1981 Galerie Brötzinger, Pforzheim
1979 Landesdenkmalamt Freiburg
Archaeological Excavation; Bruchsal, Neuenbürg, Nagold
1976 Landesdenkmalamt Tübingen
Archaeological Excavation; Horn, Wangen, Gaienhofen

Lectures Workshops | back to top

2003 92ND Street Y, New York , NY (upcoming)
2002 Maine Crafts Association, Haystack, ME
2001 Ring Symposium. Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
2000 Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA (3D/Sculpture)
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
Acadia Summer Arts Program, Mount Desert Island, Maine
Five Views: SNAG- Conference, Cambridge, MA
Munson -Williams-Proctor Institute. Utica, NY
Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA (Jewelry/Metals Dept.)
1999 East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
1998 Rheinstein & Ross, New York, NY
1997 Academy of Art College, San Francisco, CA
1996 Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
1994 School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1991 Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
1990 Stadtjungendring, Munich (Fürstenried)
1989 Stadtjungendring, Munich (Fürstenried)
Solo Exhibitions
1999 Klaus Burgel, Drawings and Jewelry Oliver Art Center, CCAC, Oakland, CA
1997 Glücksbringer, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
Bavarian Voodoo, Goethe Institut, Boston, MA
1993 Klaus Burgel, Jewelry, Jewelerswerk Gallery, Washington DC
Group Exhibitions
2003 The Art of Gold, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento , CA*
The Art of Gold, University of Richmond Museum, Richmond, VA* (upcoming)
2002 Terrain, sculpture today, Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, ME
Micromegas, musee de l'horlogerie et de l'emaillerie, Geneve, Switzerland*
The ring, Main Gallery, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX*
Jewelry from Painting, Mobilia Gallery , Cambridge, MA
15 Jahre Galerie Klaus Friemel, Klaus Friemel, Detmold
Generating Connections, The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, MA
2001 von Wegen, Goldschmiedehaus Hamau
enjoy, Martina & Co, Providence, RI
Micromegas, Bayerischer Kunstgewerbe Verein, München*
Micromegas, American Craft Museum, New York, NY
The ring, Mobilia Gallery , Cambridge, MA*
The ring, Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Artrs, Worchester, MA
101 rings, Yaw Gallery, Birmingham, MI
Rings, Martina & Co, Providence, RI
2000 Schmuckszene 2000, Munich
schönmachen, Kunsthaus Kaufbeuren


Group Exhibitions | back to top

2000 Structure, Symbol & Substance, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
Gold, Martina & Co, Providence, RI
Boston Tea: A Party, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
1998 Drawings and Jewelry. Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
Klaus Burgel. Joan Parcher, Didi Suydam, Martina Windels,
Wheeler Gallery, Providence, RI
SOFA, Chicago (Jewelerswerk Gallery Washington, DC)
1997 Chain Gang,Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO*
Gallery I/O, New Orleans, LA*
The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA*
1996 ISofie Lachaert Gallery, Antwerp
Klaus Burgel, Michael James, Wheeler Gallery, Providence, RI
Chain Gang, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA*
Joanne Rapp Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ*
Charles A Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, WI*
10 Years Galerie Klaus Friemel, Klaus Friemel, Detmold
Sofie Lachaert Gallery, Gent
Winterlight, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA
SOFA, Chicago (Jewelerswerk Gallery Washington, DC)
Galerie Dagmar Stühler, Berliin
1995 Glanzlichter, Galerie Spectrum, Munich
SOFA, Chicago (Jewelerswerk Gallery Washington, DC)
Glanzlichter, Galerie Spektrum, Munich
RISD Faculty, Museum of Art, Providence, RI
Duft, Schmuckforum, Zurich*
Center d'Arts Appliqués, Geneva*
Galerie Knauth & Hagen, Bonn*
Galerie V&V, Vienna
Schmuckszene '95, Munich
1994 Pour Le Balconnet, Schmuckgalerie Spectrum, Munich
Le Sel & Le Poivre, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris
(Collaboration with Jana Sterbak)
Grossman Gallery, Faculty-exhibition, School of the Museum Fine Arts,
Boston, MA
Woods Gerry Gallery, RISD Faculty, Providence, RI
1993 Graduate exhibition, Akademie d.B. Künste, Munich
1992 Hydrangea House Gallery, Newport, RI
Museum of Art, RISD Faculty, Providence, RI
1991 Woods Gerry Gallery, RISD Faculty, Providence, RI
1990 Schmuckklasse Hermann Jünger, Akademie d.B. Künste, Munich
1988 Schmuckklasse Hermann Jünger, Akademie d.B. Künste, Munich
Galerie Cada, Munich
1987 Galerie Ventil, Munich
Galerie Helga Malten, Dortmund
1986 4 Jewelers, Klaus Burgel, Mario Decker,
Klaus Friemel, Susanne Knapp, Galerie Klaus Friemel, Detmold

Curatorial work | back to top

1998 Micro Organism, Contemporary Jewelry from Germany,
Volker Atrops, Doris Betz, Bettina Dittlmann, Karl Fritsch, Karen
Pontopidan, Bettina Speckner, Detlef Thomas
Wooster Gardens Gallery, New York, NY
1995 4 th Generation 6X Jewelry from Munich
Karl Fritsch, Bettina Dittlmann, Karen Pontopidan ,
Bettina Speckner, Norman Weber, Anuschka Corazon
Walch. Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI.
1993 Naturestudies. "The Pit", RISD, Providence,RI.
1986 Jürgen Breuste,"Long Kesh" Installation Raschplatz-Pavillion, Hannover
1986 Ute Wittich, "Das Dorf im Flörsheimer Wald" Raschplatz-Pavillon, Hannover
1986 "Wrapped music". Record covers of independent labels.
Raschplatz-Pavillon, Hannover
1985 "Shopping bag" Designed to throw away. Raschplatz-Pavillon, Hannover
1981 Bernhard Jäger, Prints, Galerie Brötzinger Art, Pforzheim
Reiner Schwarz, Wolfgang Petrick, Prints, Galerie Brötzinger Art, Pforzheim

Bibliographie | back to top

This is sculpture, Jenna Russell, Portland Phoenix
Micro Organism: Contemporary Jewelry from Germany,
Marjorie Simon, Metalsmith Magazine, Fall 1999
Klaus Buergel: Jewelry and Drawings,
Rinder, Lawrence. Oliver Art Center, CCAC, Oakland , CA
"Painters, Jewelry-makers have a natural kinship "
Van Siclen, Bill. Providence Journal, April 17, 1998
"Jewel" of a show"
East Side Monthly,Providence, April 1998
"Art that gets next to, and even under, your skin."
McQuaid,.Cate. Boston Globe, December 25, 1997,
"Bavarian Voodoo "
Beeke. Südkurier Radolfzell, No. 143 R, 1997
" 4th Generation 6 Jewelers from Munich "
Dee Kraus, Alyssa. Metalsmith Magazine, Spring 1996
"Market Talk "
Goldman, Judy Ann. Art New England, August 1996,
"Taking jewelry to the limits "
Van Siclen, Bill. Providence Journal, September 1. 1995,


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