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Josip Tirik, (b. Zagreb), Croatian artist, Lost Generation, 2011

Visit his website. Some of his later paintings remind me of Kitaj and the earlier ones of Munch but he is very original.

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Mendel Grossman, Lodz Ghetto

This haunting photo shows Mendel Grossman, Jewish photographer, who covertly photographed the Lodz Ghetto in Poland before it was liquidated by the Nazis and Jews sent to concentration camps. His pictures were called as a collection, “Death in Motion.” Grossman … Continue reading

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