- Category : Art-Fine-art-artist
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 5/2 - Heretical / Hermit
- Definition : Split - Small (48)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Masks 1
German painter who was a major representative of magical realism, a sub-form of the New Objectivity. His work comprises about 800 paintings.
He spent most of his life in the North Sea resort Dangast in Varel on Jade Bay. During the period of National Socialism, he had repeatedly banned from exhibiting three of his early works were in the exhibition Degenerate Art shown. Despite the ban exhibition he committed himself to the Nazis and was a functionary of the Nazi Party. He did address the tension between technology and nature.
He died 12 August 1983.