Born 1920 in Königsberg (East Prussia), lives in Zurich

 

Hans Josephsohn left his homeland at the age of 17 in order to study art in Florence. Due to his Jewish ancestry, he soon had to leave Italy again in 1938 and went to Zurich. There he was a student of Otto Müller until 1943. He lives and works in Zurich until today.

 

Film about Hans Josephsohn

Literature at the Art Library Sitterwerk