Sebastian Herzau

German painter, Sebastian Herzau, was born in Schönebeck, 1980. He graduated from Burg Giebichenstein Halle in 2012 with a diploma in painting and graphics in 2012. Constructing both portraits and landscapes, his works share a common blurred, enigmatic effect through his use of soft colours, veiled layering and subtle distortion. 

He is currently working and exhibiting in Europe.

Awards / Grants

2015 Working grant Kunstverein Röderhof

2014 Working Scholarship of the Art Foundation of Saxony-Anhalt and the Monastery Mountain Ash Foundation

"Item-Art Award for Painting 2014" (3 winners)

2012 Heise Art Prize 2012 (1st prize)

Heise Art Prize 2012 (1st prize)

2009 Shareholders Art.Award2009 (1st prize)

2006 Audience Award at the 12th WeldeKunstpreises