Heinrich Nauen

Biography



1880
Was born in Krefeld

1897-1899
Attended the Dusseldorf Academy of Art (Kunstakademie Dusseldorf)

1900-1902
Studied at the Academy of Art in Stuttgart and was a master-disciple of Leopold von Lackreuth

1902-1905
Stay at the artist’s colony Sint-Martens-Latern near Gent, Belgium

1905
Marriage with the painter Marie von Malachowski

1906
Relocation to Berlin where Nauen joined the “Berliner Secession”

1911
Move to the castle of Dilborn in Bruges/Lower Rhine

1916-1918
Military service in France; Birth of his son Joachim

1919
Co-founder of the artist group “Das Junge Rheinland” in Dusseldorf

Since 1921
Professorship at the Dusseldorf Academy of Art

1931
Move to Neuss

1937
Revocation of teaching assignment

1938
Move to Kalkar

1940
Died November 25, 1940 in Kalkar