I know the work of Manfred Deix mainly from the U-Comix and the Titanic, his grotesque figures with bloodshot bulging eyes and drooling eyes you do not forget so quickly. His caricatures inflated politicians, psychophatischer Nazis and the horny priests formed the reality probably better, as each photo. His nonexistent work ethic and his anti-career lust then made him finally admirable. He has to ugliness Art made. And his pen was not pointed, she was a thorn. Manfred Deix revealed in his caricatures on our wittiest of all hypocrisy.
Now the Austrian draftsman and caricaturist Manfred Deix is on Saturday at the age of 67 Years died, as the director of Cartoon Museum Krems, Gottfried Gusenbauer, at the Monday the Austrian news agency APA confirmed. Here are some obituaries at Standard, Courier and Salzburger Nachrichten. Goodnite, Manfred. From an interview with Freizeit.at:
Marietta total over Manfred's lack of ambition: ‚He never tried seriously to something.‘ […]
An important Comic-Festival with all representatives of the Frankfurt School. Deix guest of honor. When he comes? Ich case: He will recall. Stimmklirren: ,What's the name of, call back? The festival begins in half an hour. 'I've net g'wusst, where he is. Just be sure net in Lucerne. "Or much of the NDR: You have the studio equipped with larger than life characters Deix. sent an air ticket. Where is he? He has in the mask! The mission took place without Deix. The art director of the mirror wanted to pick a cover. Beppo Votzi profil-Cartoon hat den urgiert. Of course, you know, I lie to, when I say, Manfred is sick. But i konnt net present, that I g'sehen him for a week never. Sure, I want to get out often, But what do I do with all the cats?