THURSDAY’S ARTIST: Otto Dix

THURSDAY’S MISCELLANEOUS ARTIST:

Otto Dix

I am sure you have probably heard of Otto Dix but if not, I will give you a little bit of background. Dix was a German painter who was born in 1891. He definitely was not a traditional painter in his time.

What I personally love about his work is his satirical point of view of the people he painted. He wasn’t interested in just painting a pretty picture, he painted how he truly saw someone.

“All art is exorcism. I paint dreams and visions too; the dreams and visions of my time. Painting is the effort to produce order; order in yourself. There is much chaos in me, much chaos in our time.” -Otto Dix

Otto Dix


Otto Dix

Otto Dix

Otto Dix

Otto Dix

Otto Dix

Otto Dix

Otto Dix

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