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Hermann Nitsch | the artist



The artist Hermann Nitsch
Born Aug 29 1938, Vienna, Austria.

Style and technique of the artist: Installation art, Sculpture Objects, Body Art,


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Hermann Nitsch artworks on eBay
Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.

Artist website

HERMANN NITSCH’ ‘ORGIEN MYSTERIEN THEATER’: THE ARTIST AS A HIGH PRIEST?<br />About the relation between art, religion, ritual and reality.

His Fresco, with its connotations of martyrdom and penance, is fixed with the tortured bust of a 'saint', a site of devotional worship as horrifically compelling as an ossuary or catacomb...

Interview with the artist