Profile: Kolja. J. Lochmann

Kolja J.Lochmann was born in Hamburg in 1963. After his apprenticeship in England, he was working in France, Norway and Germany until making his masters-degree in 1995.He has been working independently since, first in Weimar for 7 years and in Cremona and Rome for one year. Since July 2002 he lives and works in Berlin.
For his work Kolja has won various merits and distictions in violin making competitions.
In 2000 he took part in the Italian violin making competition "Triennale" in Cremona and won the two goldmedals for violin and cello. Both these instruments recieved special awards for sound and varnish, as well.
At the cello festival 2004 in Manchester Kolja Lochmann won the bronzemedal. Just before that, he recieved special recommendation for his violin at the BVMA violinmaking competition in London in April 2004.

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Lochmann - Lucke
Kolja L. Lochmann Geigenbaumeister: ++49 30 44036810 Joh. Tino Lucke Bogenbaumeister: ++49 30 41722030 Prenzlauer Berg Schliemannstr. 23, 10437 Berlin