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The Artists

Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz1885 — 1939

"Artistic creation ... is an affirmation of Existence in its metaphysical horror"

"Artistic creation ... is an affirmation of Existence in its metaphysical horror"

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Green Eye Composition

Green Eye Composition

1918
Fantastic composition (Vision with masks)

Fantastic composition (Vision with masks)

1920
Two Heads

Two Heads

1920
Creating the World

Creating the World

1921-1922
Fight

Fight

1921-1922
Portrait of Helena Białynicka-Birula

Portrait of Helena Białynicka-Birula

1927
1801
Widowed mother of four leaves Russia for Paris
Zinaida Serebriakova
"Art must be inspiration controlled by mathematics"
Antoine Pevsner
Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz
Machines that scream — inventing Futurist music
Luigi Russolo
A genius colorist fights schizophrenia
Sigrid Hjertén
2000

The artists of Expressionism