(1937 - 2013)
Helene Marie Fesenmaier was active/lived in New York, Massachusetts, Minnesota / England. Helene Fesenmaier is known for arranged objects, mushroom motifs, conceptual painting and sculpture.
Biography Helene Fesenmaier
Following is the obituary of the artist from The Telegraph, United Kingdom
Helene Fesenmaier, who has died aged 75, was an American painter and sculptor, and made London her home for more than 40 years; her work is held in galleries and collections both in Britain and around the world.
As a painter, Helene Fesenmaier's early work was characterized by earthen colors and a brave use of black; later she created vigorous, colourful abstracts. As a sculptor, her preferred medium was wood — she once observed that "wood gave off light in the way that flesh did". But she came to specialize in work that combined painting and sculpture in a single piece.
Helene Marie Fesenmaier was born into a family of Polish origin at Ne
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