Claus Otto Paeffgen - Der Boxer (detail), 1989, photo credits - tumblr

Claus Otto Paeffgen

Germany 1933

Sculpture, Painting

Claus Otto Paeffgen
Claus Otto Paeffgen
August 19, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Claus Otto Paeffgen is a German painter and sculptor well known for his outlined photographs and newspaper clippings, to which he sometimes adds ironical comments, as well everyday objects wrapped with wire. In the 1990s, he started to create numerous series of paintings, including those on fruit boxes, as well as multiples.