Monday, May 5, 2014

New Leipzig

Paintings by Neo Rauch, born in the former GDR in 1960. Nowadays he is more or less synonymous with the New Leipzig School.

As critic Werner Spies wrote in his essay for the artist's retrospective in Baden Baden, “Where can you find works that present such an amazing variety of topics and such an alarming mixture of human bodies and accessories in a boiling atmosphere?"