born in Düsseldorf; 1963-65 Bank apprenticeship; studied Economics, Art History and German in Berlin; joined Galerie Pels-Leusden in 1965; became partner in 1975; founded Grisebach in 1986 with four other art dealers
Art+Auction wrote in its December 2005 issue under the headline "Power 2005: The Most Influential People of the Art World": "Bernd Schultz: Since becoming director of Berlin´s Villa Grisebach, Schultz has made the auction house a major player in the German market and a respected one in the international arena."
Opening of the Käthe Kollwitz Exhibiton at the National Art Museum of China in Beijing, 21 October 2015. Wu Weishan, Director of the NAMOC; Luo Shugang, Minister of Culture; Bernd Schultz; Michael Clauß, German Ambassador in China.
Luo Shugang, Minister of Culture, and Bernd Schultz.