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Jari Vassinger – born in Neutitschin (Nový Jičín), Moravia and was educated as state approved telecommunications technician. In 1975 he successfully completed his studies at the Film School for cinema technology in Prague with a national degree. Besides that he studied graphic reproduction at the national academy of fine arts in Stuttgart among Prof. Günter Geffken where he worked at the artist's workshop of the House of Artists. With his approaches for third dimension impressive plastics and assemblages were formed while he did further education in graphics/painting at the institute for fine arts and art therapy IBKK among Prof. Kuno Konrad in Bochum.  He obtained additional apprenticeships in electrotechnology, CNC technology, welding technology, hydraulics and pneumatics in the vocational training centre at the IHK Grunbach near Stuttgart. In 1997 he received a medal from the city of Isny, Allgäu, for his exhibition “Freude am Gestalten”. He works predominantly with glass. In 2003 he became a freelancer with his glass-art-atelier and is working as an independent artist and lecturer at the VHS Selb. He is a member of the art association Hochfranken and focus-europa. From 1982 on he had several national/international single and group exhibitions (Waiblingen, Memmingen, Lindenberg, Prag, Ostrau, Isny and Wangen im Allgäu, Hof. He is teaching at the VHS and living and working in Asch (Czech Republic). His artworks can be found in different municipal and private collections.

 




Curriculum vitae

1946 born in Nový Jičín in Moravia

1963 finished the basic primary school in Nový Jičín

1965 completion of the telecommunication school in Ostrau

1967 military service in Hranice ends

1970 condemned from the provincial court of Ostrau because of the resistance against the invasion from the members of the Warsaw Pact into Czechoslovakia

1975 completion of the Film School for cinema technology in Prague

1979 he moves to Germany

1987 completion of additional apprenticeships in electrotechnology, CNC technology, welding technology, hydraulics and pneumatics in the vocational training centre at the IHK Stuttgart –Grunbach

1988-1991 Studies at the Art academy in Stuttgart

1991 Moving to Isny (Allgäu)

Membership in the art group “Arkade”

1996 Moving to Wangen (Allgäu)

1997-2000 Studies of painting and graphics at the institute of art education and art therapy IBKK in Bochum

2000 Member at the association “Verein Berliner Künstler e.V. (VFDK)” in Bochum

2003 Founding of his own artist`s workroom and working as a freelancer

2006 Moving to Selb in Bavaria; Membership at the art association in Hof

2010 Membership at the art association Hochfranken in Selb

2013 Moving to Rehau in Bavaria

2013 Moving to Asch (Czech Republic)


Solo exhibitions

1982 Kreissparkasse Wangen (Allgäu)
1993 Stephanuswerk Isny
1993 Gallery at the Espantor in Isny (Allgäu)
1994 Volksbank in Isny
1995 Gallery at the Espantor in Isny (Allgäu)
1995 Argentalklinik in Neutrauchburg
1996 Academy Bohemia Regia in Prag
1997 Museum at the Mühlturm in Isny
1999 Volksbank in Isny
1999 Municipal gallery Arkade in Isny
2000 Municipal gallery Arkade in Isny
2005 Gallery Chagall in Ostrau (Czech Republic)
2008 „Kleine Galerie“ Klostertor in Hof
2010 Beskyden Theatre in Neutitschin
2011 State gallery Zerotin castle Neutitschin
2012 Town hall in Rehau
2013 Sparkasse Hochfranken Selb
2014 Artists house in Schirnding

 

Group exhibitions

1988 Municipal gallery Wendlingen
1991 House „International“ in Kempten
1992 Paul-Fagius Haus in Isny
1994 Gallery „Spektrum“ in Memmingen
1995 Galerie „Spektrum“ in Memmingen
1995 Argentalklinik in Neutrauchburg
1997 Annual exhibition in the spa house in Isny (Allgäu)
1997 Museum at the Mühlturm in Isny (Allgäu)
1998 1.
Exhibition oft he artists group „Arkade“ in Isny (Allgäu)
1998 Art exhibition Westallgäu in Lindenberg
2000 1. Schmidsfelder Glass Symposium in Schmidsfelden
2001 Art exhibition Westallgäu in Lindenberg
2005 Gallery „Chagall“ in Ostrau
2007 Gallery Kunstverein Hof e. V.
2008 Gallery Kunstverein Hof e. V.
2011 Kunstverein Hochfranken Selb e. V.
2012 Kunstverein Hochfranken Selb e. V.
2013 Kunstverein Hochfranken Selb e. V.
2014 Kunstverein Hochfranken Selb e. V.

My birth-house in Neutitschin (Czechoslovakia) at the river Jičinka

Me and my sister at the Holy Communion

Jari Vassinger in the age of 17.

At the age of 35. 

Neutitschin marketplace with the Christmas market in the evening.t

Wangen (Allgäu) the famous “Saumarkt” 

Opera festival in Isny (Allgäu) where I had different exhibitions

Neutitschin arcades around the marketplace

Neutitschin Zerotin Schoß