Jonathan Meese

Jonathan Meese (Germany)

Born 1970 in Tokyo. Lives and works in Berlin and Hamburg.

The installation he presented at the berlin biennial in 1998 attracted international attention and he became a leading artist in contemporary German art. His works with a cult solemnity are wide-ranging including performance, installation, and painting. He makes frequent use of images of comic, horror films, medieval crusaders, Wagner, and Hitler to create an aggressive and chaotic world.

"noch ohne Titel", 2008

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