A painter, illustrator and sculptor with an extensive body of work, Markus Raetz is undoubtedly one of Switzerland’s most respected contemporary artists. Born just outside of Bern in 1941, Markus Raetz received no formal artistic training, initially entering the working world as a primary school teacher. Having always maintained a keen personal interest in printmaking and ways of perceiving form and space, he began pursuing his artistic… Read more
About the artwork
One of the most important Swiss contemporary artists today, Markus Raetz has been credited for his humor and playfulness. This nude however, neither funny nor particularly playful, captivates us with its mystery and raw sensuality.