Born June 11, 1902 in Berlin
Introduces himself to Carl Hofer with three paintings
Studies at the Academy in Berlin
The Nazis confiscate 10 of his works from public property
Nay meets the art dealer Hanna Bekker vom Rath
Participates in the war in the South of France and Brittany, during which he creates small watercolours and drawings
Beginning of his "Fugalen-Bilder"
Relocation to Cologne
First experiments with "rhythmic paintings"
Lichtwark-Award by the city of Hamburg
Großer Kunstpreis by the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia
Works on numerous watercolours on Mykonos island
Award by the city of Berlin
Ernst Wilhelm Nay dies on the 8th of April in Cologne