23 Jan 2019
Art, Franz Sedlacek, Neue Sachlichkeit, Surrealism
Franz Sedlacek, Industrielandschaft.
Franz Sedlacek (1891â€“1945) was an Austrian painter who belonged to the tradition known as “New Objectivity” (“neue Sachlichkeit”), an artistic movement similar to Magical Realism. He served as an officer in the German Army during the Second World War, fighting at Stalingrad and in Norway. He disappeared somewhere in Poland in January of 1945.