Hans Molzberger, MFA, BFA

Assistant Professor of Art

Education

  • BFA, equivalency for professional art activities in Germany
  • MFA, Houston Baptist University

 

Courses Taught

  • Three Dimensional Design
  • Beginning Ceramics
  • Advanced Ceramics
  • Beginning Printmaking
  • Advanced Printmaking
  • Graduate Ceramics
  • Graduate Sculpture

Teaching Focus

Mr. Molzberger`s primary teaching focus is Ceramics and Sculpture.

Additional Information

“I am primarily a working visual artist in a wide array of materials and media; including, assemblage, ceramics, fused glass, screen printing, video, welded steel and 3D-printed sculpture. I try to exemplify the true meaning of what an artist is; a person who acquires technical skills which he puts to the service of a creative response to life itself.  Through the creation of my art I access my own life experiences as motifs for my artistic expressions. All of my many one-person exhibitions reflect, in craft and subject matter, a concern for contemporary life and the human condition.”

Molzberger is an internationally renowned and distinguished artist. He received his training in Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany. As a professional artist, Hans Molzberger has exhibited his own work in museums and galleries internationally including: Jenny Marx Museum, Salzwedel, Germany; Künstlerhaus, Hannover, Germany; Galerie Pankow, Berlin, Germany; Redbud Gallery, Houston, Texas; Gallery 68, Austin, Texas; University of Art, Berlin, Germany; Les Tanneries, Amilly, France. He has been awarded residencies in France. Molzberger has participated in international collaborative exhibitions including Arequipa, Peru; “hearts and souls” American-German artist working in the USA, “Rebels and Reformers“, Gallery “Altes Rathaus“, Wittenberg. He has worked in Israel, France, Netherlands, Poland and Russia. Molzberger has also lectured at major universities including Texas Tech University, University of Corpus Christi, and the University of Texas, San Antonio. He is the Director of the residency Atelierhaus Hilmsen in Germany.

Solo Exhibitions:

  • Art Museum Of South East Texas, Beaumont: “Return“
  • Houston Baptist University Academic Center Gallery: “Diary“
  • Holocaust Memorial Museum, Houston: “Never Let It Rest“
  • Nauhaus Gallery, Houston: “Pleasure Island“
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