Bernhard Heisig is active/lives in Poland. Bernhard Heisig is known for painting.
Bernhard Heisig is considered a major representatives of the ‘Leipzig School’
next to Tübke and Mattheuer. He is also one of the most important
contemporary painters and graphic artists of the GDR.
Honored with state
commissions and numerous awards, Heisig was inspired by the style of
painting by artists such as Menzel, Corinth, Kokoschka as well as Max
Beckmann and Otto Dix.
His themes shift between modernism and contemporary
realism. One of his protégés include the successful painter Neo Rauch.