1891 – 1968
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Who was John Heartfield?
John Heartfield was an artist. He was a pioneer in the use of art as a political weapon. Some of his photomontages were anti-Nazi and anti-fascist statements. Heartfield also created book jackets for authors such as Upton Sinclair, as well as stage sets for such noted playwrights as Bertolt Brecht and Erwin Piscator.
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- Jun 19, 1891
- Also known as
- Helmut Herzfeld
- Apr 26, 1968
on July 23, 2013
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