Gottfried Helnwein

1948 - Today

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Gottfried Helnwein (born 8 October 1948) is an Austrian-Irish visual artist. He has worked as a painter, draftsman, photographer, muralist, sculptor, installation and performance artist, using a wide variety of techniques and media. His work is concerned primarily with psychological and sociological anxiety, historical issues and political topics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gottfried Helnwein has received more than 327,573 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Gottfried Helnwein is the 50th most popular artist (down from 44th in 2019), the 504th most popular biography from Austria (down from 468th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Austrian Artist.

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Among artists, Gottfried Helnwein ranks 50 out of 77Before him are Marianne Brandt, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, Judy Chicago, William Etty, Vito Acconci, and Robert Indiana. After him are Yoshitaka Amano, Damien Hirst, Carlos Páez Vilaró, Gilbert Baker, Mary Blair, and Gordon Matta-Clark.

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Among people born in 1948, Gottfried Helnwein ranks 150Before him are Natan Sharansky, Donna Karan, David Gemmell, Miklós Németh, Raymond Leo Burke, and Rick Parfitt. After him are Helmuth Koinigg, Jean-Pierre Raffarin, Mate Parlov, Tony Gatlif, Oliver Hart, and Jimmy Lai.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Gottfried Helnwein ranks 504 out of 1,075Before him are Victor Babeș (1854), Frederick III, Duke of Austria (1347), Fritz Heider (1896), Otto Barić (1933), Valentin Inzko (1949), and Shlomo Sand (1946). After him are Heimito von Doderer (1896), Othenio Abel (1875), Hermann Bondi (1919), Kazimierz Twardowski (1866), Max Nettlau (1865), and Helmuth Koinigg (1948).

Among ARTISTS In Austria

Among artists born in Austria, Gottfried Helnwein ranks 3Before him are Herbert Bayer (1900) and Hermann Nitsch (1938).