Jan-Ole Schiemann is introduced by Ausstellungsraum des Büro für Brauchbarkeit.
1983 Born in Kiel / lives and works in Cologne
2013 Akademiebrief and Meisterschüler at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf withAndreas Schulze
2013 Kunstakademie Düsseldorf with Albert Oehlen and Andreas Schulze
2005 Kunsthochschule Kassel with Jürgen Meyer
Jan-Ole Schiemann challenges the tradition of paint on canvas through collage-like techniques in multiple layers of ink. Blurring the lines between abstraction and figuration, the traditional figure-ground relationship is in question within his practice, constructing works of a psychological and playful nature.