Marie-Chantal Marx in Unkeler Höfe 2019

The Art-Festival in Unkeler Höfe is a cultural initiative of E. and H. J. Seidel , what always take place at the first weekend in September. This year, 47 artists exhibited in a total of 15 gardens and buildings throughout Unkel, Germany. Marie -Chantal was so kind to give me permission to share her art through my photographs in this post with you . Please be so kind to regard the copyright note down below.

Marie-Chantal Marx and her sculptures has now become one of my many favorite artists as well. I think her art is realistic and simply beautiful and I have to say that I find the dog sculptures she had on display very adorable as well.


Marie-Chantal Marx was born in 1964 in Brussels, Belgium. She now resides in Lebach, Germany were she founded her own Atelier/Gallery- Marx in 1999. Since 2010 she has exhibited her art at various exhibitions. Next to her ceramics and sculptures she paints as well.


Marie-Chantal graduated in Fine Arts, at the University of Applied Sciences le 75 in Brussels, Belgium. In 1985 she was a postgraduate at the Department of Illustration , University of Saint-Luc in Brussels, Belgium. During 1988-1994 she followed a training at the Academy de Watermael – Boisfort, department of sculpture Gerard Dederen, Thereafter she studied during 1999 tot 2012 at the Ecole des arts d’Uccle, ceramics with Patrick Piccarel, Over the years she followed different understudies in ceramic and sculpting by various artists in France, the Netherlands, Latvia and Germany.

If you would like to see more of Marie-Chantal’s art please visit her at her website Marie-Chantal Marx by clicking at the provided link.

Art copyright © Marie-Chantal Marx

Photographs © Francina Hartstra

Note: All material in this post is copyright material of their author unless otherwise stated, no part may be used by any means without the written permission from their author.

9 thoughts on “Marie-Chantal Marx in Unkeler Höfe 2019

  1. Hi Francina, these sculptures are really beautiful!!! I didn’t know this wonderful artist and I looked for more information … I love her work, but, above all, I have fallen in love with the pieces of dogs that you show in your blog, they are great !!

    1. Hi Belén, how lovely to hear from you again!
      Thank you for your wonderful comment on Marie-Chantal’s art.
      I “m happy you like her dogs too, they are as just adorable as your cuties 🙂

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