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Wieland Martin Foerster Edit Profile

graphic artist , sculptor , author

Wieland Martin Foerster, German sculptor, graphic artist, author. Recipient Kollwitz Art prize, E.Ger., 1974, Heinrich-vonKleist prize, 1977, National prize, 1976, 83. Member Fine Arts Association, Academy Arts E.Ger. (vice president since 1978).

Background

Foerster, Wieland Martin was born on February 12, 1930 in Dresden, Germany. Son of Willy and Catharina (Lullak) Foerster.

Education

Graduate, Dresden Academy Fine Arts, East Germany, 1959. M.-Scholar, German Academy Arts, East Germany, 1961. Certified sculptor, draftsman, East Germany.

Exhibited in East Germany, Sweden, France, West Germany, Italy, since 1958. Sculptures include: Passion, 1966, Schreitender Mann, 1969, Heinrich vonKleist, 1976-1977, others.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (diary) Begegnung, 1974. Rugenlandschaften, 1974. Sieben Tage in Kuks, 1985.

      Einblicke, 1985

    • also stories, prose, and poetry.

Membership

Member Fine Arts Association, Academy Arts E.Ger. (vice president since 1978).

Connections

Married Gitta Sakar Lohse, July 27, 1955 (divorced 1961). Children– Dirk, Eva.

father:
Willy Foerster

mother:
Catharina (Lullak) Foerster

spouse:
Gitta Sakar Lohse

children:
Dirk Foerster

Eva Foerster