Gotlind Weigel

1932 Born in Georgenburg
1949–1956 Apprenticeship and years of travel; journeyman’s examination, Thurnau
1956–1958 State Professional School for Ceramics, Höhr-Grenzhausen; master class of Hubert Griemert
1957 Master craftsman certificate, Koblenz
1961–1967 Joint workshop with Gerald Weigel, Mainz
1967–1973 Joint workshop in Nisterau-Bach
1972 Appointed to the Académie internationale de la céramique, Geneva
1973 Moves the joint workshop to Gabsheim
1983 Founding member of "Gruppe 83"
   
 

Awards

1965 Alexander Guilleaume Prize, Nuremberg
1974 Rhineland-Palatinate State Prize
1979 German Ceramics "93-Westerwald-Preis," Höhr-Grenzhausen
1999 Design Prize for Crafts in Rhine-Hesse, Mainz
   
 

Awards for Gerald and Gotlind Weigel

1966 International Applied Arts, Stuttgart, award
1967 International Ceramics, Istanbul, silver medal
1969 Bavarian State Prize
1980 Rhineland-Palatinate State Prize
 
 

Works in Public Collections by Gerald
and Gotlind Weigel (Selection)

  Fine Arts Museum, Taipei
  Focke Museum, Bremen
  Hetjens-Museum, Düsseldorf
  Incheon World Ceramic Center, Korea
  Kestner-Museum, Hanover
  Mimar Sinan Üniversitesi, Istanbul
  Museum Boymans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam
  Museum for Art and Cultural History, Dortmund
  Museum for Applied Arts, Gera
  Museum for Art and Industry, Hamburg
  Museum of Applied Art, Cologne
  National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo
  The New Collection, State Museum of Applied Arts and Design, Munich
  Umeleckoprumyslové Muzeum, Prague
  Victoria and Albert Museum, London
  Württemberg State Museum, Stuttgart