Jimmy Ernst was born in 1920 Cologne, Germany. He attended the School of Arts and Crafts in Altona, Germany. Ernst has been the subject of many solo exhibitions, including at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN (1954); Detroit Institute of Art, Detroit, MI (1963); Museum of Fine Arts. St. Petersburg, FL (1998); and Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE (2008). Ernst died in Manhattan, NY.
Bio updated as of 2023.