*1956 Leverkusen – lives in Cologne
The German sculptor Thomas Grünfeld studied between 1978-1982 at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste in Stuttgart. In the late 1990s he taught at Goldsmith’s College in London. Since 2004 he has been professor for sculpture at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. In his conceptual series Grünfeld focuses intensely on selected themes and materials.