Anna-Lena Sauer, born September 7 in 1977 in Heidelberg, Germany, is a German painter and sculptor.
From 1998 until 2005 Sauer studied painting at the Hochschule der Bildenden Künste Saar (HBKsaar) under Sigurd Rompza and German language, literature and art pedagogy at Saarland University in Saarbrücken, Germany. She was nominated Meisterschüler (star pupil) by Sigurd Rompza in 2004. Sauer earned the First State Examination in Art and German in 2005 and the Second State Examination in 2008. After two years working as a tenured teacher at a Gymnasium in Germany, the artist moved to California with her spouse and their 7 month old daughter. Since 2011 Sauer lives and works in San Francisco. Selected Exhibitions 2017 March: Ruby’s Gallery, San Francisco, CA (two-person exhibition); Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA (group exhibition) 2015/16 Atelier Gabriele Sauer, Siebeldingen, Germany (two-person exhibition) 2014 vis:a:vis, Berlin, Germany (solo exhibition) 2012 Open Studios, San Francisco, CA 2011 Sonnenhof, Siebeldingen, Germany (solo exhibition); 2008-10 Soho, Landau, Germany (permanent solo exhibition) 2007 Wilhelmshof Siebeldingen, Germany (group exhibition) 2006 Art fair KUNST direkt, Künstlermesse Rheinland-Pfalz, Mainz, Germany; Kreishaus Südliche Weinstrasse, Landau, Germany (two-person exhibition) http://www.kunstportal-pfalz.de/29/eid,2866/gabriele-sauer-und-anna-lena-sauer.html 2005 Examination Exhibition Hochschule der Bildenden Künste Saar, Germany (solo exhibition) 2003 Schloss Püttlingen, Germany (group exhibition) Galerie Mike Siebler, Püttlingen, Germany (group exhibition) 2002 Schloss Dagstuhl, Leibniz-Zentrum für Informatik (acquisition), Germany (group exhibition) 2000 Offene Ateliers Rheinland-Pfalz, Siebeldingen, Germany (solo exhibition) 1999 Europäische Kunstakademie Trier, Germany (group exhibition) 1998 Villa Wieser, Herxheim, Germany (group exhibition)