Georg Baselitz German, b. 1938

Overview

Georg Baselitz, a pioneer of the Neo-Expressionist movement in Germany, has spent his career exploring the post-war German identity, creating evocative, tormented, highly expressive works of art, working in painting, sculpture, works on paper and printmaking.  His work has been exhibited at Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC; Fondation Beyeler, Basel, Switzerland; Städel Museum, Frankfurt; Guggenheim Bilbao, Spain; Tate Modern, London; Haus der Kunst, Munich; Victoria and Albert Museum, London; Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany; Royal Academy of Arts, London; and Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark.

Works