Norbert Bisky was born in Leipzig in 1970, studied Art at the University of the Arts in Berlin, as well as in Salzburg and Madrid. His paintings have been presented in numerous exhibitions in Germany and abroad, and are part of the MoMA collection in New York. Bisky creates powerful and colourful compositions and scenes of beauty, sex, violence and destruction, which are inspired by his own experiences of terror, his journeys to Brazil and the impact of the media industry. Norbert Bisky lives in Berlin.
© internationales literaturfestival berlin