Martin Kippenburger - Gescheutzen Palmen Im Langweiligen Frankfurt - 1985
Martin Kippenberger, Untitled (Sick Egg Child), 1996 oil an lacquer on canvas 70.87 x 59.06 inches (180 x 150 cm)
Martin Kippenberger’s Provocative Abstract Color Universe
Martin Kippenberger (25 February 1953 in Dortmund – 7 March 1997 in Vienna) was a German artist known for his extremely prolific output in a wide range of styles and media as well as his provocative, jocular and hard-drinking public persona. Kippenberger was "widely regarded as one of the most talented German artists of his generation," according to Roberta Smith of the New York Times. He was at the center of a generation of German enfants terribles .
Martin Kippenberger (German, 1953-1997), Untitled (from the series of Hand Painted Pictures), 1992. Oil on canvas.