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Gottfried Helnwein (born October 8, 1948 in Vienna) is Austrian-Irish and has
worked as a painter, draftsman, photographer, muralist, sculptor, installation
and performance artist, using a wide variety of techniques and media. Helnwein
is concerned primarily with psychological and sociological anxiety, historical
issues and political topics. As a result of this, his work is often considered
provocative and controversial.
Helnwein studied at the University of Visual Art (showing 500 of 25338 characters).