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Early days:

   Polke was born in Oelsnitz in Lower Silesia. He fled with his family to Thuringia in 1945 during the Expulsion of Germans after World War II. His family escaped from the Communist regime in East Germany in 1953, traveling first to West Berlin and then to Düsseldorf.

Sigmar Polke


Personal Details


Sigmar Polke

Place of Birth

Oelsnitz, Lower Silesia

Date of Birth

February 13, 1941




Painter and photographer


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