Christa Gebhardt

for Charon

199870 x 50 cm
layers of different claysFoto: Rolf Kißling

Christa Gebhardt


In many of my works it is the time,that is manifested by portraying the traces of weathering process in the material of clay.

It is the attempt to portray the traces of time. Moreover, an attempt to maintain something from transitoriness.


1991Member of the Association of German Artists, BBK
1983Foundation member of " Gruppe 83 "
1977First exhibition of ceramic work
1968-70Residence in West-Pakistan, Freelance Graphic-Artist
1955-60Education at University of Art and Design, Kiel Department of Graphic-Art


1993Award for Ceramic Sculpture, Santo Stefano di Camastra, Italy
1979Member of International Academy of Ceramics


Berlin, Staatliche Kunstsammlungen, Kunstgewerbemuseum

Bruxelles, Musées Royaux d´Art et d´Histoire

Hamburg, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe

Icheon, Südkorea, World Ceramic Exposition Foundation

Leipzig, Grassi Museum