Cornelia Schleime was born in East Berlin in 1953 and is an artist and film-maker. She lives in Berlin and in her studio in the country. She was not permitted to exhibit in the GDR. In 1984 she left for the West and lost all the artwork she had created until then. Now she has an established international reputation, has had many solo exhibitions and been the winner of several prizes. Weit fort is her first book.
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