Haus Rucker


1967 founding of Haus-Rucker-Co by Laurids Ortner, Günter Zamp Kelp,
Klaus Pinter in Vienna

1970 opening of studios in Düsseldorf, Germany and New York, USA

1971 Manfred Ortner joins Haus-Rucker-Co, Düsseldorf

1972 Independent studios Haus-Rucker-Co, Düsseldorf partnership
Laurids Ortner, Günter Zamp Kelp, Manfred Ortner and Haus-Rucker-Inc.,
New York Partnership Klaus Pinter and Caroll Michels

1977 dissolving of Haus-Rucker-Inc.,N.Y start of independent activities
by Klaus Pinter as independent artist and Caroll Michels as a litererary writer

1987 opening of independent architectural offices by
Günter Zamp Kelp and Laurids + Manfred Ortner in Düsseldorf

1992 dissolving of Haus-Rucker-Co, Düsseldorf on the occasion of
Haus-Rucker-Co exhibit at Kunsthalle Wien