Josef Ebnöther

1937: born in Altstätten (SG)
         school and apprenticeship as painter in Altstätten
1959-64: courses at the Kunstgewerbschule St.Gallen, at
             the Academie de la Grande Chaumière and at the
             Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris
1965-74: long study trips in Europe and Africa
1965: Rheintal art award
1968: art award "Swiss Painters until 40 years old"
1992-93: seminar director at the Kunstraum di Dornbirn (A)
lives and works in Altstätten

exhibitions (selection):
1986, 98 Michael Dunev, Fine Arts, San Francisco
1985, 91, 94 Gallery Steiner, Zurich
1985 One-man-show Art Basel
1991 Galerie Duras, Paris
1994, 97 One-man-show Art Frankfurt
1989, 2000 Galerie am Lindenplatz, Vaduz
regulary at Gallery Depelmann, Langenhagen (D), Gallery 4, Basel and Gallery Iris Wazzau, Davos

works for public buildings:
Murals for the vocational school in Altstätten, the high school in Heerburg, a school in Oberriet and the multipurpose building Grub.
Reliefs for the town hall in Buchs, the sanatorium Walenstadterberg and the multipurpose building Untereggen.
glass windows for the devotion room Curaglia in Disentis, the St. Josef church in Kempen near Krefeld, the protestant church in Dornach and the chapel Riet in Oberriet.
Tapestry for the psychiatric clinic in Pfäfers, the high school centre Grabs and the commercial school St.Gallen.