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Stefan Maximilian Szczesny

 (Born 1951)
Stefan Maximilian Szczesny is active/lives in Germany, France.  Stefan Szczesny is known for Expressionist flower and landscape painting, female nude, sculpture, ceramics.

Stefan Maximilian Szczesny

Mainau Island

A Dream of Earthly Paradise

The yearning for Arcadia and the dream of an earthly paradise have always fascinated people.  So it's no wonder that this yearning has also been a favorite subject for painters and poets. Two great names in modern painting stand for this: Paul CĂ©zanne, with his bathers, and Henri Matisse, with his key work Luxe, Calme, et VoluptĂ©.

Stefan Szczesny chose a whole island, Mainau, as the goal of his artistic longing, by stylizing and transforming it into his very personal, modern Arcadia.  The island itself, embedded in one of Europe's most beautiful cultural landscapes, with its lush vegetation and an evening mood in the pale light, radiates a paradisaical calm and   ...  Displaying 750 of 6894 characters.

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About  Stefan Maximilian Szczesny

Born:  1951 - Munich, Germany
Known for:  Expressionist flower and landscape painting, female nude, sculpture, ceramics