The artist Helga Kreuzritter was born in Schwerte / Ruhr in 1937.
She created several sculptures as early as 1954, during her school days. After finishing high school (1955), she began studying sculpture in Vlotho (North Rhine-Westphalia). She worked as a freelance artist and had numerous group and solo exhibitions at home and abroad (Denmark, Austria, Belgium, USA).
From 1994 to 1997 she continued her artistic studies in Hamburg (drawing, painting). The artist has been working in her own studio in Bad Zwischenahn (Lower Saxony) since 1998. Numerous exhibitions in galleries, museums and art fairs made her internationally known. Her works were presented by Pashmin Art Gallery from 2009 to 2014 at art fairs in Shanghai, Taipei, Beijing, Moscow, Istanbul, Madrid, London, Paris, Monaco (2 x), Basel (2 x), Miami and New York . Presentations in museums took place in Florence (Museo Firenze Com `era, 2009), Paris (Louvre, Salon Nationale des Beaux Arts, 2013), Vienna (Museum of Young Art- MOYA, 2013), Kiev (National Museum of Russian Art, October 05-18, 2013) and and Rothko Museum and Art Center, Daugavpils, Latvia.
Her work has been sold at various art fairs and art auctions.
Helga Kreuzritter has received several awards, including the “Caterina de Medici International Painting Award”, Florence, in 2009 the silver medal, then she was named “Artist of the Month” for March 2009 by NY Arts Magazine.
Pashmin Art has published two books about her art so far:
– The World of Helga Kreuzritter: Five Decades of Sculpting and Painting (bilingual English – German)
– PETERCHENS MONDFAHRT – 100 POEMS FROM 50 YEARS (German) BY DR. PETER SCHÜTT
Pictures, sculptures and objects by Helga Kreuzritter
In 2021, Pashmin Art will also publish a comprehensive book about her.
Helga Kreuzritter lives and works in Bad Zwischenahn Bad Zwischenahn (Lower Saxony), Germany.