Mittwoch, 28. Dezember 2016

Victor Hugo

(born February 26, 1802BesançonFrance—died May 22, 1885Paris), poet, novelist, and dramatist who was the most important of the French Romantic writers. Though regarded in France as one of that country’s greatest poets, he is better known abroad for such novels as Notre-Dame de Paris (1831) and Les Misérables (1862).


Mittwoch, 21. Dezember 2016

Magnus Carlsen

(born 30 November 1990) is a Norwegian chess grandmaster, and the current World Chess Champion. Carlsen was a chess prodigy, and became a chess grandmaster in 2004 at the age of 13 years, 148 days, which made him the third-youngest grandmaster in history.

Watercolour, 24 x 32 cm

Montag, 19. Dezember 2016

Gordie Howe

(March 31, 1928 – June 10, 2016) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player. From 1946 to 1980, he played twenty-six seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) and six seasons in the World Hockey Association (WHA); his first 25 seasons were spent with the Detroit Red Wings. Nicknamed "Mr. Hockey", Howe is considered the most complete player to ever play the game and one of the greatest ice hockey players of all time.

Samstag, 17. Dezember 2016

Antonio Gramsci

(22 January 1891 – 27 April 1937) was an Italian neo-Marxist theorist and politician. He wrote on political theory, sociology and linguistics. He was a founding member and one-time leader of the Communist Party of Italy and was imprisoned by Benito Mussolini's Fascist regime.

Samstag, 10. Dezember 2016

Dominic Thiem

(born 3 September 1993) is an Austrian professional tennis player who has an ATP high ranking of world No. 7 which was first achieved on 6 June 2016. He has won seven singles titles on the ATP Tour.  

Watercolour, 24 x 32 cm