Günther Förg was a German painter, sculptor, and photographer. Günther Förg was renown for his abstract paintings. Günther Förg was born in Fussen, Allgau, Germany in the year 1952.
Förg attended the Academy of Art located in Munich, Germany. After finishing school he would later return to teach at two colleges of art.
The artist began working with photography in the 1980’s.
In this clip we view an exhibition by Günther Förg:
Günther Förg passed away in 2013. He was 61 years of age.
Price range information: The artist worked in many mediums including acrylics, oils, chalk, gouache, watercolor, ink, photography, bronze, and was also a prolific printmaker. Works range from $10,000 to $350,000.
Förg’s work can be found in many museums including those in Germany, the Netherlands (he has also created public sculptures here), the United Kingdom, Denmark, and Austria. The artist is also part of the collection of New York City’s Museum of Modern Art.
What a great style of art. I found Förg’s work to be very expressive with a great use of color.