Jan Paul Evers

Jan Paul Evers was born in Cologne in 1982. From 2005 to 2011, he studied Fine Art at the Braunschweig University of Art in Germany. He has received several awards and scholarships including: the Fine Arts Promotion Prize from the state of North Rhine-Westphalia (2012), a work scholarship from the Kunstfonds Foundation, Bonn (2012) and a work scholarship from Fürstenberg-Zeitgenössisch, Donaueschingen (2014). Evers’ work has been presented in various solo and group exhibitions in Germany since 2009. He was a recipient of the 2017 ars Viva Prize for Visual Arts. He lives and works in Cologne.