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At a time when blank spots have by and large disappeared from maps, “wilderness” has returned in art. The Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt has dedicated an extensive theme-based exhibition to this recurring fascination.

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Peter August Böckstiegel

Biographie
1889 born in Arrode/Werther
1907 student at Handwerker- und Kunstgewerbeschule (Arts and Crafts School) in Bielefeld
1913 studied at Kunstakademie in Dresden
1921 Major Saxony State Prize
1937 confiscation of many paintings by the Nazis
1945 destruction of home and studio during bombing of Dresden
1951 died in Arrode

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