"Confronting the Intolerable", Brad Evans interviews Gottfried Helnwein for LA Book Review.

"Throughout the entire history, the only forces capable of resisting tyranny and suppression are artists, thinkers, and writers. These are the makers of what we call culture, which means the combination of aesthetics and spirituality. Dictators know that, they have a very good sense for the only...
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Confronting the Intolerable - Los Angeles Review of Books

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"The first exhibition in the new space celebrates the gallery’s 37th anniversary with a solo exhibition of works by a gallery stalwart, the iconoclastic Gottfried Helnwein.

"Modernism on the move: Martin Muller, the San Francisco gallerist who pioneered art in the SoMa neighborhood in 1979, then moved to the Monadnock Building in 1986, has long presented a...
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Red Harvest, Gottfried Helnwein solo-show opening

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7 Helnwein paintings now to see at the Albertina Museum in Vienna! The Helnwein-room in the Museum will be on show until March 19, 2017.
Helnwein at Art Miami 2016
Nov 29 - Dec 4, Modernism Inc. Gallery at Art Miami (booth C306)

"Disasters of War 54", 2016, mixed media (oil & acrylic on canvas), 180 x 262cm

photo: Cyril Helnwein Photography
Helnwein speaks tomorrow at Trinity College Dublin to the members of Dublin University Photography Association (DUPA) . If you would like to attend but aren't a DUPA mamber, you can sign up to become a member at the door for €3.

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Gottfried Helnwein (Fine Art Photographer) speaks to DUPA

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In a world fractured by the war machines of capitalism and exploitation, it is all-too-easy to feel distant from the stories of violence that pervade our media and political histories. However, as the renowned artist Gottfried Helnwein has shown in his courageous and provocative work, it is extremel...

Lost Innocence, Enduring Resistance: An Interview with Gottfried Helnwein

New work for the upcoming exhibition
"Red Harvest" at Modernism Inc. Gallery, San Francisco, Feb 9th 2017

"The Disasters of War 52", 2016
mixed media (oil & acrylic on canvas), 195.5 x 150cm

photo: Cyril Helnwein Photography
New work for the upcoming exhibition
"Red Harvest" at Modernism Inc. Gallery, San Francisco, Feb 9th 2017

"Head of a Child 20 (Pepper)", 2016
mixed media (oil & acrylic on canvas), 180 x 132cm

photo: Cyril Helnwein Photography
A peek in the studio.
Albertina Museum Director Klaus Albrecht Schröder and Gottfried Helnwein at the unveiling of Helnwein's counterpart in wax at Madame Tussauds Wien, 2016

photo: Madame Tussauds
New work for the upcoming exhibition at Modernism Inc. (San Francisco, November 2016)

"The Murmur of the Innocents 50", 2016
mixed media (oil & acrylic on canvas), 200 x 307 cm

photo: Cyril Helnwein Photography
The palette and work table.
Helnwein working on new work for the upcoming exhibition at Modernism Inc. Gallery, San Francisco, November 2016

"The Disasters of War 53", 2016
mixed media (oil & acrylic on canvas), 180x154cm

photo: Cyril Helnwein Photography
#Repost from Sotheby's
The cover lot of our #Irish Art sale is a photo-realist work by Austrian-Irish artist @gottfriedhelnwein from his ‘The Disasters of War’ series. Painted in 2016, this powerful image will be exhibited at the Royal Hibernian Academy in #Dublin from 1 to 4 September, ahead of the auction in #London on 13 September. #royalhibernianacademy #helnwein #gottfriedhelnwein

Instagram photo by Gottfried Helnwein • Aug 26, 2016 at 6:07pm UTC

Gottfried Helnwein, Interview Gottfried Helnwein was born in 1948 in Vienna. He is an artist well known by his critique of the political situation, the crimes perpetrated during the WWII, Nazism and Holocaust. The experience from the childhood spent in the post-Nazi Vienna, where nobody ever spoke a...

Gottfried Helnwein, Interview - Ελένη Ζυμαράκη

"The Murmur of the Innocents 20", 2010
mixed media (oil & acrylic on canvas), 70 3/4 x 46 1/2 inches
At Studio Helnwein we produce museum-quality limited edition art prints with archival inks and papers, which are signed and numbered by Gottfried personally. This 70cm wide print of the famous painting "Epiphany 1 (Adordation of the Magi)", is going out to a customer in Australia today.

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Manfred Deix, der größte satirische Zeichner dieses Jahrhunderts ist nicht mehr. Wenn Michelangelo sagte, die größte Kunst sei 'nichts als ein Schatten der göttlichen Perfektion', dann hat Deix mit seiner Kunst den unerbittlichen Gegenbeweis angetreten: Er zeigte uns, dass das Werk des Schöpfers nur so strotzt von Fehlern, Peinlichkeiten und Schnitzern. Gott sei Dank, muss man sagen, denn bei...
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Gottfried Helnwein in the studio.

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Installation "48 PORTRAITS"
Gottfried Helnwein and Gerhard Richter at Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague (2011)

In 1971/72 Gerhard Richter created a series of 48 iconic portraits of men that influenced Modernity, in a photorealistic manner based on black and white photographs in encyclopedias. Exactly 20 years later, in 1991/92 Austrian artist Gottfried Helnwein replied with a cycle of 48 portraits...
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