Axel Taegen

Axel Taegen

Espoo, Finland

About Axel Taegen

a German artist living in Finland fascinated by the possibilities of watercolor:

- catching changing light, color and shape of nature and men-built environment in such different regions as Algeria, Central Europe, up to the Arctic circle,
- catching changing mood in his inner landscapes
and discovering creative processes behind artwork of the Old Masters.


studied art and architecture in Darmstadt /Germany with Prof.Müller-Linow , Theodor Schütt, Jörg Madlener


2020 annual exhibition the Finnish Watercolor Society Galleria Uusikuva ,Kotka
2019 „Das große Fressen“. Galerie KiL / Lampertheim, Germany
2019 IWS international watercolour exhibition /Kaapelitehdas Helsinki
2019 jälkeen Ihmisen / Kaapelitehdas Helsinki
2017 Galleria Contempo, Helsinki
2017 Finland 100 anniversary exhibition Pieksämäki ,the Finnish Watercolour Society
2016 Galleria Contempo, Helsinki
2015 Minun Helsinki / Kaapelitehdas Helsinki
2012 Citysummer Galeria Akvart Helsinki
2010 Minun Helsinki / Sanomatalo Helsinki
2009 Rööperin taidesalonki / Helsinki
2008 Galerie im Kilianshaus / Sommerhausen, Germany
2006 Minun Helsinki / Sanomatalo Helsinki
2002 Archipelago-week / Pentala, Finland
2001 Archipelago-week / Pentala, Finland
2000 Archipelago-week / Kytö, Finland
1980 American Embassy / Algiers
1976 Galerie Vitrine / Stuttgart
1975 Weihnachtsausstellung / Kunstmuseum Darmstadt
1975 Heusenstammstiftung / Frankfurt a.M.
1974 Centre Azur Sanary