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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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Hermann Painitz

Biography
1938 born in Vienna
1956-60 apprenticeship as a gold- and silversmith; studies in Bern, London and at the University of Vienna, department for the History of Art
from 1960 start of artistic activities
1977-83 president of the Wiener Sezession
lives and works in Vienna

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