About

Věra Leininger perso-picis a painting historian and a scriptwriter, born in Prague and residing currently in Germany. She studied and taught at the universities in Germany, wrote a book on the history of Jews in Bohemia in the 19th century and has a passion for Asian cultures. She worked nine years in Singapore in film and visual arts, and her paintings were exhibited in the Jet Quay Lounge of the Singapore Airport, Esplanade or Bollywoodveggies Museum, among other; she also creates large-scale murals and backdrops for theatre. Her oil and acrylic paintings show multiple techniques in the style of expressive surrealism and can be found in private collections all over the world. Currently she has an exhibition in the new synagogue in Liberec, and participates at the Atelier Art Festival in Prague.

Exhibitions

7.9.-9.9. 2018                Atelier Art Festival, Prague, Holešovice

21.1.2018- present      In Theresienstadt, Nová synagoga Liberec

2009 – present            History of Food and Cooking: Bollywood Food Museum, Singapore

14.5.-3.6.2018              Im Lo Achshav Ematai? Kdy, když ne teď? If not now, when?
Sdružení Serpens. Libeňská Synagoga na Palmovce, Praha 8

24.5.2018                      Kdyby byla válka, půjdeš do ní? If there was a war, will you join?
Klub Paliárka, Praha 5

Nov. 2017                     In Theresienstadt, Studio Paměť, Praha 2

2012-13                         Theatre backdrops, St. Georges International School, Cologne

2009-10                         Heng Art Gallery, Paragon, Orchard Road, Singapore

2007-8                           Oils and Acrylics: Jet Quay Gallery, Changi, Singapore

2007                              Art House Market, Singapore September 2007

2007                              Realms: Soloexhibition at Kuda Api Art, McNair, Singapore

2006                              Vera Leininger at Popular Books, Brass Basah, Singapore

2005                              Bedazzled at Bezel, Palace Renaissance, Singapore

2005                              Figuratives at Tanah Merah, Singapore

2003                              Creation in Colour: A Group Exhibition, SG Priv. Banking
Gallery of Alliance Francaise, Singapore

1973-82                        Yearly Children Group Art Exhibitions, Prague