Franz Gertsch | the artist




The artist Franz Gertsch
Born March 8 1930, Moringen, kanton Bern, Switzerland.
Lives and works in Ruschegg.

Style and technique of the artist: Printmakers, Der Kaiserring, Painting,


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Museum Franz Gertsch
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Franz Gertsch (* 1930) zählt zu den bedeutendsten Schweizer Künstlern der Gegenwart. Auch international hat er sich mit seiner hyperrealistischen Malerei und seinen einzigartigen Holzschnitten ein herausragendes Renommee erworben…
My first experiences of Franz Gertsch’s work, mostly derived from books and the occasional painting in the collections of Swiss museums, always left me totally blown away. So I was ill prepared for the mausoleum-like quality of the Museum Franz Gertsch, with its Albrecht Dürer quotations on the entrance wall and generic Minimalist architecture…


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