Günter Fruhtrunk

1923 · Germany

Artist biography

Günter Fruhtrunk is an established contemporary artist, who was born in Germany. Günter Fruhtrunk was born in 1923. Some of the artist's contemporaries that are born around the same year and in the same country include Joseph Beuys, Hans Haacke, Gerhard Richter, Dieter Roth and Frank Auerbach.

Galleries and Exhibitions

Günter Fruhtrunk's work is on display at Galerie Heinz Holtmann in Cologne, Germany. Günter Fruhtrunk most recent exhibition recorded on Artland was at Kunstmuseum Ahlen in Aachen with the exhibition Maximilian and Agathe Weishaupt Collection. The exhibition was open from 09 March 2019 until 18 May 2019.

Further Biographical Context for Günter Fruhtrunk

Born in 1923, Günter Fruhtrunk was largely influenced by the 1930s growing up. globally this period can be best characterised by the conflict between the world’s leading political philosophies - Marxist Socialism, Capitalist Democracy, and the Totalitarianism of both Communism and Fascism. The era took a sinister turn with the advent of National Socialism in Germany, and Adolf Hitler’s rise to power in 1933. The decade would culminate in the inset on the Second World War; a political and social uproar that preoccupied not only artists, but great swathes of the world’s population.

Günter Fruhtrunk

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