Norbert Schwontkowski
German, 1949-2013
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Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2014
Contemporary Fine Arts at Art Basel in Miami Beach 2014,
Contemporary Fine Arts
Norbert Schwontkowski: Bilder aus dem Nachlass,
Contemporary Fine Arts
2013
Contemporary Fine Arts at Art Basel Hong Kong 2013,
Contemporary Fine Arts

The work of German artist Norbert Schwontkowski is deceivingly simple, at once playful and melancholy, naïve and sophisticated. His small, unassuming canvases can also be oddly humorous at times, as in a painting of a monk pondering a row of washing machines or a figure made seemingly of googly eyes. Falling somewhere …

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