Sigmar Polke | the artist
Born Febr 13 1941, Oels Schlesien, Germany.
Died June 10 2010, Cologne, Germany.
Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.
Impressions: Layers, surfaces of transparent worlds, dots, patterns, paint strokes, pictures from newspapers and magazines, powdered minerals (toxic smell), alchemical, magical, drugs, un-reproducible, cheap printed fabrics, trash? space, lightness and diversity, fragments of European engravings, nineteenth-century ethnography, art and politics, middle class bourgeois, turbulent worlds, late 20th century… © the-artists.org