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I do remember when it occurred to me the first time, when I got the idea of painting the way I feel at a given moment. I was sitting in a chair and felt it pressing against me. I still have the drawings where I depicted the sensation of sitting. ---->>>

I possess a strong sense of reason. ---->>>

When I was young, I was clever enough to know that if I got married or had children, I would be eaten. ---->>>


Maria Lassnig profile (maria-lassnig.jpg)
Nationality: Austrian
Born: 09-08, 1919
Birthplace: Kappel am Krappfeld, Carinthia, Austria
Die: 05-06, 2014
Occupation: Artist

Maria Lassnig (8 September 1919 – 6 May 2014) was an Austrian artist known for her painted self-portraits and her theory of "body awareness". She was the first female artist to win the Grand Austrian State Prize in 1988 and was awarded the Austrian Decoration for Science and Art in 2005. Lassnig lived and taught in Vienna from 1980 until her death (wikipedia)