Samstag, 19. Januar 2019

The Brexiteer

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Brexit, a portmanteau of "British" and "exit", is the impending withdrawal of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU). It follows the referendum of 23 June 2016 when 51.9 per cent of those who voted supported withdrawal. Withdrawal has been advocated by Eurosceptics, both left-wing and right-wing, while Pro-Europeanists (or European Unionists), who also span the political spectrum, have advocated continued membership. (Cited from

Dienstag, 15. Januar 2019

Philip Glass

Philip Glass (born January 31, 1937) is an American composer. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential musicians of the late 20th century. Glass's work has been described as minimal music, having similar qualities to other "minimalist" composers such as La Monte Young, Steve Reich, and Terry Riley. Glass describes himself as a composer of "music with repetitive structures", which he has helped evolve stylistically. (Quoted from

Pencil on paper, 21 x 29,7 cm


Sonntag, 13. Januar 2019

Félix Tshisekedi

Félix Tshisekedi (born 13 June 1963) is the leader of the Union for Democracy and Social Progress (UDPS), the oldest and largest opposition party of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. As of 10 January 2019, he is the President-elect of the DRC. (Quoted from

Sonntag, 6. Januar 2019

Harry Rowohlt

Harry Rowohlt (27 March 1945 – 15 June 2015) was a German writer and translator. He also played the role of a derelict in the famous German weekly-soap Lindenstraße. (Quoted from

Pencil on paper, 21 x 29,7 cm


Life drawing at the Galerie Nothburga on January 2nd, 2019

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Donnerstag, 3. Januar 2019

Werner Pirchner

Werner Pirchner (* 13 February 1940 – 10 August 2001) was an Austrian composer and jazz musician. In Austria Pirchner was well-known, since he composed the "Sounddesign" for the ORF-culture radio Ö1 in 1994. In 1995, he composed the music for Hofmannsthals Jedermann at the Salzburger Festspiele. (Quoted from

Watercolour, gouache and ink, 21 x 29,7 cm

Dienstag, 1. Januar 2019

Muddy Waters

McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913  – April 30, 1983), known professionally as Muddy Waters, was an American blues singer-songwriter and musician who is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues", and an important figure on the post-war blues scene. (Quoted from


Günter Grass

“You are vain and wicked - as a genius should be.” ― Günter Grass, The Tin Drum

Günter Grass (16 October 1927 – 13 April 2015) was a German novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor, and recipient of the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature.