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Georg Baselitz

I didnt just walk into my atelier one day and take a canvas and paint upside down.

Georg Hans Kern takes part of his surname from his native town of Deutschbaselitz, when he moves to West Berlin. Baselitz was born in 1938. He starts his studies at the Superior School of Arts in East Berlin between 1956-1957, then again from 1958-1964 in West Berlin under Hann Trier. He discovers the writings of Lautreamont, of Artaud and the paintings of the abstract expressionists. He directs . . .

4 work(s) available

Der Bote
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Self-portrait
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Title unknown
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Zero for the painter
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Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
*Gravures, 1963-1983, G. Baselitz, S. Gohr et R. Mason, Cabinet des Estampes, Genve, 1984 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Baselitz, Sculptures, CAPC, Bordeaux, 1983
  • Georg Baselitz, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, 1985
  • Baselitz, S. Pag, MAM de la ville de Paris, 1996
  • Baselitz, rtrospective, D. Waldman, Guggenheim Museum, New York, 1995
To read from the artist :
La bella maniera, H. Cousseau, E. Brugerolles, G. Baselitz, ENSBA, Paris, 2002

Website :
www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/baselitz

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Art movements

  • + GERMAN NEW EXPRESSIONNISM / 1975-1985 / Karl Horst Hdicke, Luciano Castelli, Walter Dahn, Jiri Georg Dokoupil, Rainer Fetting, Anselm Kiefer, etc.
  • + NEW FIGURATION / 1960-1980 / Gilles Aillaud, Christian Babou, John Christoforou, Leonardo Cremonini, Franois Jousselin, Maryan S. Maryan, Bernard Recalcati, Grard Tisserand, etc.
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