Ursula Sax

b. 1935 in Backnang (D); German visual artist and sculptor

1950-1955 Studied sculpture at the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design
1956-1960Berlin University of the Arts, master class student
from 1960Freelance artist in Berlin
1985-1986  Visiting professor at Berlin Art University
Professor at the Braunschweig University of Fine Arts
Professor at Dresden University of Fine Arts
2000 Stopped working as a teacher and resumed her work as a freelance artist

Grants, Art Awards:  

1960 Travel grant for Greece, Kultursenat Berlin
1960 Grant from the Kulturkreis of the Federation of German Industry
1963  Villa Romana Award
1974 Will Grohmann Award
1976 Three-month scholarship, Villa Massimo
1977Böttcherstraße Art Award
1979 Cité des arts, Paris
1980 Hand-Hollow, USA
1998Guest of honour at Villa Massimo, Rome

Numerous solo and group exhibitions, works in both private and public ownership, works in public spaces related to architecture, performances on stage and in the open air with wind sculptures, wind and air costumes.