is a German painter who grew up in Communist East Germany and finally settled in Australia.
Kathrin Longhurst’s work reflects her diverse cultural background, having lived in many European countries and finally settled in Australia in 2000. She grew up in East Germany where she started taking life drawing classed at age 14. Her work is strongly influenced by socialist realism and communist propaganda art. Kathrin Longhurst spent a decade in Scandinavia visiting galleries in Denmark and Sweden as well as a year in Belgium where her work gained its Art Nouveau influences.
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