Samstag, 29. September 2018

Barack Obama

Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician who served as the 44th President of the United States. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the first African American to be elected to the presidency and previously served as a United States Senator from Illinois (2005–2008).


Montag, 24. September 2018

On the way home

Illustration after a photo in the book "Irish Moments” by Bernd Weisbrod

Watercolour and ink on paper, 21 x 29,7 cm

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside quantum mechanics). His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He is best known to the general public for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2, which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation". He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect", a pivotal step in the development of quantum theory. (Quoted from


Freitag, 21. September 2018

Rachid Taha

Rachid Taha (18 September 1958 – 12 September 2018) was an Algerian singer and activist based in France described as "sonically adventurous". His music was influenced by many different styles including rock, electronic, punk and raï. Taha suffered from Arnold Chiari disease diagnosed in 1987. "I'm tired of people thinking I'm a drunk on stage. While these are the symptoms of Arnold Chiari disease. I'm stumbling because I'm losing my balance. I'm wavering. It generates a disruption in the body. (Quoted from


Dienstag, 18. September 2018


Michel Colucci (28 October 1944 – 19 June 1986) was a French comedian and actor famous for his sense of humor. He adopted "Coluche" as a stage name at age 26, when he began his entertainment career and became known for his irreverent attitude towards politics and the establishment. Coluche was one of the first major comedians to regularly use profanities as a source of humor on French television.



Freitag, 14. September 2018

John Bolton

John Robert Bolton (born November 20, 1948) is an American attorney, political commentator, Republican consultant and activist, government official and former diplomat who serves as the 27th National Security Advisor of the United States.


Samstag, 8. September 2018

Andre Agassi

Andre Kirk Agassi (born April 29, 1970) is an American retired professional tennis player and former world No. 1 who was one of the sport's most dominant players from the early 1990s to the mid-2000s. Generally considered by critics and fellow players to be one of the greatest tennis players of all time, Agassi has been called the greatest service returner ever to play the game and was described by the BBC upon his retirement as "perhaps the biggest worldwide star in the sport's history". (Quoted from


Mittwoch, 5. September 2018

Johnny Cash

Johnny Cash (born February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor, and author. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold more than 90 million records worldwide. Although primarily remembered as a country music icon, his genre-spanning songs and sound embraced rock and roll, rockabilly, blues, folk, and gospel. This crossover appeal won Cash the rare honour of being inducted into the Country Music, Rock and Roll, and Gospel Music Halls of Fame.


Montag, 3. September 2018

Elvis Presley

Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King".

Watercolour and ink on paper, 21 x 29,7 cm


Björn Borg

Björn Rune Borg (born 6 June 1956 in Stockholm) is a Swedish former world No. 1 tennis player widely considered to be one of the greatest in the history of the sport. Between 1974 and 1981 he became the first man in the Open Era to win 11 Grand Slam singles titles (six at the French Open and five consecutive at Wimbledon). He also won three year-end championships and 15 Grand Prix Super Series titles. Overall, he set numerous records that still stand. (Quoted from 

Watercolour and ink on paper, circa 20 x 20 cm 


Sonntag, 2. September 2018

Magnum, p.i.

Thomas Sullivan Magnum is the main character and namesake of Magnum, P.I., a popular, American television series set in Hawaii, and which aired from 1980 to 1988. Magnum was portrayed by Tom Selleck. As the title suggests, Magnum is a private investigator.

Watercolour and ink on paper, 21 x 29,7 cm