Gottfried Helnwein Paints the Lost Innocence

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Creative Boom November 8th, 2016

In an article by Creative Boom Gallery House artist Gottfried Helnwein was recently featured discussing how he paints lost innocence to highlight key world issues. By featuring children in scenes of suffering it sheds light on issues that society often tends to turn a blind eye towards. Some images depict children wounded and scarred as well as emotionally.  He also uses cartoon characters to enhance the message that some children are forced to grow up too quickly.

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