Jim Morrison (December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971)

Jim Morrison Portrait

Jim Morrison, Photo Text Portrait: December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971. Textportrait Jim Morrison by Ralph Ueltzhoeffer 2013, 2013 March 14. Biography Text (2013 March 14, 2011 by Wikipedia.org). Text: Jim Morrison – Jim Morrison, James Douglas “Jim” Morrison (December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971) was an American singer-songwriter and poet, best remembered as the lead singer of Los Angeles rock band The Doors. Continue reading

Leni Riefenstahl

Leni Riefenstahl Portrait by Ralph Ueltzhoeffer 2009 (Textportrait). Biography-Portrait, Text Wikipedia: Helene Bertha Amalie “Leni” Riefenstahl (German pronunciation: [ˈʁiːfənʃtaːl]; 22 August 1902 – 8 September 2003) was a German film director, actress and dancer widely noted for her aesthetics and innovations as a filmmaker. Continue reading

Günter Grass 1927

Günter Grass - Textportrait Ralph Ueltzhoeffer
Günter Grass – Biography-Portrait by Ralph Ueltzhoeffer (2012).

Text: Günter Wilhelm Grass (born 16 October 1927) is a German novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor and recipient of the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature. He is widely regarded as Germany’s most famous living writer. Grass was born in the Free City of Danzig (now Gdańsk, Poland). Continue reading

Louise Bourgeois, *1911 – 2010

Louise Bourgeois, Photo Text Portrait: 1911 – 2010. Textportrait Louise Bourgeois by Ralph Ueltzhöffer 2010, December 03. Biography Text (December 03, 2010 by Wikipedia.org – Louise Bourgeois). Louise Joséphine Bourgeois (French pronunciation: [lwiz buʁʒwa]; 25 December 1911-31 May 2010),[1] was a renowned French-American artist and sculptor, best known for her contributions to both modern and contemporary art, and for her spider structures, titled Maman, which resulted in her being nicknamed the Spiderwoman. […]

Jeff Wall, *1946

Jeff Wall, Photo Text Portrait: *1946 September. Textportrait Jeff Wall by Ralph Ueltzhöffer 2010, November 20. Biography Text (November 20, 2010 by Wikipedia.org). Jeff Wall (born September 29, 1946) in Vancouver, British Columbia is a Canadian artist best known for his large-scale back-lit cibachrome photographs and art-historical writing […]

Nam June Paik, *1932 – 2006

Nam June Paik, Photo Text Portrait: *1932 July 20 – 2006 January 29. Textportrait Nam June Paik by Ralph Ueltzhöffer 2010, October 10. Biography Text (October 10, 2010 by Wikipedia.org – Nam June Paik). Nam June Paik (July 20, 1932 – January 29, 2006) was a Korean-born American artist. He worked with a variety of media and is considered to be the first video artist. […]

Pablo Picasso, *1881 – 1973

Pablo Picasso, Photo Text Portrait: 25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973. Textportrait Pablo Picasso by Ralph Ueltzhöffer 2010, October 04. Biography Text (October 04, 2010 by Wikipedia.org). Pablo Picasso, Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso known as Pablo Ruiz Picasso (Spanish pronunciation: [‘paßlo ru’j? pi’kasso]; 25 October 1881 – 8 April 1973) was a Spanish-born painter, draughtsman, and sculptor who lived most of his adult life in France […]