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EMRAKUL by OTTO RAPP
BOGOMIL'S OSSUARY by OTTO RAPP
A MAD SUMMERNIGHTS DREAM by OTTO RAPP
ANOTHER WORLD by OTTO RAPP
Apparition of Etrog's Moses in the Coulees by OTTO RAPP
DORILUS DEUS by OTTO RAPP
ABANDONED BY HIS MOTHER ....... by OTTO RAPP
Look What I Found - A Tourist by OTTO RAPP
Decalcomania 2019-05-21 by OTTO RAPP
LADY Z - charcoal underdrawing by OTTO RAPP
GUARDIAN OF PANDEMONIUM by OTTO RAPP
PORTRAIT OF YOUNG BOGOMIL by OTTO RAPP
White Meat and Bones Tiara by OTTO RAPP
DECALCOMANIAC ERUPTION by OTTO RAPP
EROS THANATOS II by OTTO RAPP
The Surrogate Mother-Goddess of Wisdom by OTTO RAPP
Shepherd of the Sphinx by OTTO RAPP
THE VISITOR by OTTO RAPP
VINDOBONA ALTARPIECE III - SNAKES AND LADDERS by OTTO RAPP
FOMORII INTERIOR II by OTTO RAPP
THE BEAST OF BABYLON by OTTO RAPP
The Beast of Babylon by OTTO RAPP
DAS UNERNSTLICH SCHWEIGENDE AUGE by OTTO RAPP
Ouroboros Perpetual Motion Machine by OTTO RAPP
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About OTTO RAPP
Born in 1944 in Felixdorf, Lower Austria, I lived and was educated in Vienna, where later I worked as a clerk in the Transport and Insurance Business. After completing service in the Austrian Air Force, I traveled throughout Europe, eventually settling in Stockholm, Sweden.
As a Painter I was initially self taught, studying in the various Galleries and Museums. In Vienna, I was often hanging out at the Akademie der Bildenden Kuenste, where I admired the work of the Wiener Schule des Phantastischen Realismus represented there by the Professors Ernst Fuchs, Rudolf Hausner and Arik Brauer.
In Stockholm, I found out that I was washing dishes in the very same Restaurant where years earlier another Viennese Artist, Fritz Hundertwasser had worked the same job. Encouraged by an art dealer in Gamla Stan, I began to paint more seriously. Busking on the streets of Gamla Stan with a Dutch artist, my very first painting was sold to a passer-by by my artist friend while I stood in the employment office line - this paid for a lavish meal for both of us that day.
Traveling around in 1968, I wound up in Western Canada where eventually I settled in Lethbridge, Alberta, the place I still call home today. It was in Canada where the majority of my mature work was produced (under the sponsorship of a small Lethbridge Gallery).
Working for the Canadian Pacific Railway, I quit in 1977 to attend the Bachelor of Fine Arts Program at the University of Lethbridge, graduating (with great distinction) in 1982.
In Canada, I participated in many exhibitions, and held several Solo Shows, culminating in the pivotal 1994 showing at The Prairie Art Gallery in Grande Prairie, Alberta, which earned me the moniker The Mystic.
Throughout my years in Canada, I had been the subject of many reviews and newspaper articles as well as local television shows in Calgary and Lethbridge while being active as an artist, art instructor, curator, studio technician, art critic and juror.
I am also the founder of the VISIONARY ART NETWORK, a private network of some of the best Visionary Artists globally. The public arm of our network is the VISIONARY ART GALLERY - visit and enjoy perusing hundreds of the greatest Artists around; some of them are also on FAA, and their stores are linked to our VISIONARY ART EMPORIUM:
Since 2011 I permanently moved to Austria, maintaining a studio in Vienna at the Kunstquartier Wien.