Martin von Lossa

Born in 1989 in the Leipzig area, Martin von Lossa first completed an apprenticeship as a metalworker / blacksmith after graduating from high school. Already since 2006 he maintains his painting studio as well as the metal sculptor workshop in the Leipzig district. In 2014, he began studying at the Leipzig Academy of Visual Arts (HGB) under Prof. Christoph Ruckhäberle, among others. This offered him the opportunities in the field of painting and graphics to develop their own color and form language.

Lives and works in Leipzig.


2016 - 2020 Studied in the specialist class with Prof. Christoph Ruckhäberle. Lives and works in Leipzig.
2014 - 2020 Diploma in painting and graphic arts at the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig
2008 - 2012 Apprenticeship as a metalworker / blacksmith


2021 - 2022 Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig - Assistance in the courses and projects of the artistic workshop for etching


2020 Denkzeit Scholarship - Funding by the Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony
2019 Leipzig Book Fair Sponsorship Award at the Printmaking Marketplace with Exhibition

Current exhibitions

FEB – MAR 24 Solo Exhibition: Can You See the Red Hippo? In 320 sqm, at the Former Distillery and Liqueur Factory Wilhelm Horn Leipzig.
MAR 24 47. Art Prize of the Cultural Foundation of the Sparkasse Karlsruhe
from Nov 24 38th Leipzig Graphic Fair

Previous exhibitions (selection)

JUL 23 Leipzig: 29th Leipzig annual exhibition
JUL – SEP 22 Budde-Haus Leipzig: 3rd Art Garden Show
JUN – JUL 22 Implementation, set-up and supervision of the 28th Leipzig annual exhibition in the Metaversum by Voxels
DEC 22 – JUN 23 Planning and implementation of the virtual exhibition with Irene Kiele in the Metaversum by Cryptovoxels
SEP 21 Budde-Haus Leipzig: Night of Art – Metaversum exhibition
JUL 21 Budde-Haus Leipzig: 1st Art Garden Show
JUN - OCT 21 GfZK Leipzig: Appointment X – Fail (Group exhibition)
JUN 21 Alte Likörfabrik Horn Leipzig: NeuSortieren Festival
MAY – JUN 21 Digital culture walk Leipzig: Formwandler*in Wellen
NOV 20 36th Leipzig Graphic Exchange: Hortus secretus
OCT 20 Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig: Diplomrundgang
SEP 20 Thallwitz: Unendlich Ausstellung
SEP 20 Thallwitz: Fail Interpretationen (As a member of the art group K9)
FEB 20 Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig: Faszination Tier (Diploma exhibition)
JAN - MAR 20 Art Club Glauchau: Strukturgarten (Group exhibition)