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Anselm Kiefer

Osiris and Isis

Anselm Kiefer, is a contemporary German artist, born 1945, who now lives in France. His monumental work reckons with the German past of the Holocaust. The series which focuses on "Margarete" and "Shulamit" are references to Paul Celan's famous poem, "Todesfuge/Death Fugue."

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