Georg Baselitz( Artist)
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Biography Georg Baselitz
Georg Baselitz was born January 23, 1938 in Germany. He is a leading figure in the artistic direction of 'New Wild'. His paintings are currently one of the most prestigious and expensive in modern painting.
Georg Baselitz is a pseudonym for the master, whose real name is Hans-Georg Kern. He was born and raised in the German town Doychbazelits. In 1956 he moved to East Berlin.
Georg from a young age was interested in painting. He studied at the Graduate School of Arts of West Berlin.
From the very first paintings George has developed its own and unique style. In his works can be seen in many different ways, someone called his style is provocative, but someone he predicted a bright future in the field of contemporary art. One of his first paintings is a series of 'Uncle Bernhard' / 'Onkel Bernhard'.
. In 1961, Georg Baselitz (Georg Baselitz) show off their creations to the public at large exhibition in Wilmersdorf 'Pandemonium-1'.
. Quite often near the creativity Baselitz arose scandals and provocations
. In 1963, the censors have banned several of his works, as they were filled exhibitionism theme. Among these works paintings 'Big Night in the tub' and 'Naked man'.
Since the mid 1960's art Baselitz started to undergo changes. He began to work hard to create the Frankfurt Art. They become much less aggression, and appeared deep meaning.
Also an artist has changed the technique of execution pictures. He began working in the style of 'movement around the axis' and 'reverse image'.
Since the 1970's, Georg Baselitz (Georg Baselitz) became one of the exhibited artists of our time. His paintings always appear in the best galleries in Hamburg, Amsterdam, Sao Paolo and other cultural centers in the world.
In the 1980's by the success of this talented man has grown with each new display picture. Many dream of obtaining a collection of pictures of one of the extraordinary and extravagant contemporary artists.
In 1990, an exhibition of Baselitz at the National Gallery in Berlin. What followed were major exhibitions in New York, Washington and Los Angeles.
For his services to the modern art of Georg Baselitz has received several prestigious awards. In 1989, he became a Knight of the Order of literature and art. And in 2006 became the winner of the Imperial Prize of Japan.