BirthdayJanuary 23, 1938

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Georg Baselitz

    Full name: Georg Baselitz
    Also known as: Georg Baselitz, Baselitz, Georg
    Professions: German artist

  2. Georg Baselitz Biography

    Georg Baselitz (born 23 January 1938) is a German painter. He studied in East Germany, before moving to what was then West Germany. Baselitz's style is interpreted by the Northern American critics as Neo-Expressionist, but from a European perspective, it is more seen as postmodern.His career was boosted in the 1960s after police took action against one of his paintings, (Die große Nacht im Eimer), because of its provocative, offending sexual nature.He is currently a professor at the Hochschule der Künste art academy in Berlin.

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