|Reiner Ruthenbeck was born in 1937 in Velbert, Germany. Between 1962 and 1968 he studied at the Düsseldorfer Kunstakademie.
Reiner Ruthenbeck lives and works in Ratingen.
He had solo exhibitions at (selection):
1972, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; 1974, Städtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf; 1986, Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris; 1990, Nationalgalerie / Altes Museum, Berlin.