Paul Wunderlich - Surrealism In Germany

Paul Wunderlich (10 March 1927 in Eberswalde – 6 June 2010 in Saint-Pierre-de-Vassols) was a German painter, sculptor and graphic artist. He designed Surrealist paintings and erotic sculptures. He often created paintings which referenced mythological legends.Wunderlich was the second child of Horst and Gertrude (née Arendt) Wunderlich. After a time as Flakhelfer and a prisoners of war, he moved to his mother in Eutin, graduated from the Johann Heinrich Voss Gymnasium and then visited the Palace School of Art in the Orangery of Eutin castle. In 1947 he became a student at the Landeskunstschule in Hamburg, where he was in the class Free Graphics of William Tietze. His classmates have included Horst Janssen and Reinhard Drenkhahn. After a hiatus, he began studying again in 1950 with Willem Grimm and graduated in 1951. He then worked as a lecturer at the Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg, teaching lithography and etching. Also in 1951 he printed for Emil Nolde («The King and his men», etching) and in 1952 for Oskar Kokoschka, the graphics suite «Ann Eliza Reed» of eleven lithographs. With the earnings he spent three months in Ibiza. In 1955 he received a scholarship from the Cultural Committee of German Industry .After an early, essentially realistic creative period from around 1959, he developed his characteristic style. His early works show dismembered body, disproportioned in front of an empty background. In the 1960s he was influenced by art movements such as Art Deco and Art Nouveau.In 1960 cycle of lithographs «qui s'explique» was seized by the Hamburg prosecutor for indecent depictions. Wunderlich received the 1961 Prize of the Youth for graphics.

 

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