Tress was born in 1968 in Ulm, Germany. She studied painting at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. Since she obtained a Diplome des Arts Plastiques in 1994 Tress has worked as a painter and maintained studios in London and Berlin. She has lived and worked in Cologne since 2004.
Here Sabine gives a look at the development of a recent work, My Beautiful Valentine.
My Beautiful Valentine, 2013, acrylic, oil, and spray paint on canvas, 200 x 220 cm.
Sabine Tress in her studio in Cologne, Germany, 2013.