A.R. Penck
German, 1939-2017
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2018
"A.R. Penck: Paintings from the 1980s and Memorial to an Unknown East German Soldier",
Michael Werner Gallery
A.R. Penck,
Galerie Michael Haas
"A.R. Penck: Paintings from the 1980s and Memorial to an Unknown East German Soldier",
Michael Werner Gallery

Considered a Neo-Expressionist along with artists such as Sigmar Polke and Anselm Kiefer, A.R. Penck is best known for his paintings and sculptures characterized by simplified figures and forms, and neo-primitive symbols and patterns. Born Ralf Winkler, the artist adopted his pseudonym after reading the work of the …

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