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Hans Wilhelm Michel
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30.01.1894 Hagen
1964 Brilon, Switzerland

Apprenticeship as drawing teacher. In the 1920s professor for art education at the Kasseler Kunstakademie. There colleague of Ewald Dülberg and Kurt Witte, the instructors of Arnold Bode. 1929 (?) appointment as director of the Städtisches Werklehrer-Seminar in Berlin and appointment of Arnold Bode as lecturer in 1930. 1933 dismissal of both. Shortly afterwards director of the Kunstgewerbeschule Burg Giebichenstein near Halle. Dismissed after an attempt to employ Arnold Bode there as head of a painting and drawing class. From 1936 teacher at the Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf.