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Otto Rapp - Fine Artist

Otto Rapp

WIEN, WIEN - Austria

THE MYSTIC OTTO RAPP Born in 1944 in Felixdorf, Lower Austria, I lived and was educated in Vienna, where later I worked as a clerk in the Transport and Insurance Business.   After completing service in the Austrian Air Force, I traveled throughout Europe, eventually settling in Stockholm, Sweden.   As a Painter I was initially self taught, studying in the various Galleries and Museums.   In Vienna, I was often hanging out at the Akademie der Bildenden Kuenste, where I admired the work of the Wiener Schule des Phantastischen Realismus represented there by the Professors Ernst Fuchs, Rudolf...more










Art Thieves - help stop them

August 4th, 2015

I hate art thieves! There is a special place in hell for such lowlifes! On Facebook I found fellow artist Italia Ruotolo's posting, and she was visibly upset: "Fellows artists look what this assholes stealers are doing ! They are taking our photos... 

Unbelievable - to be listed among some of the worlds famous artists - and for the List25 The image is posted on FAA here:  

MYSTIC UFO - digital self-portrait my gifted musician friend Peter Profant composed a work for this image and put it on you tube. "I thought I saw a UFO, but it was just YOU!" Photo Art Work: Otto Rapp - Music: Peter Profant Ivana Pristas... 

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The Visionary Art Emporium

June 11th, 2010

I am the founder of the VISIONARY ART NETWORK, a private network of some of the best Visionary Artists globally. The public arm of our network is the VISIONARY ART GALLERY - visit and enjoy perusing over 150 of the greatest Artists around; some of t... 

Our newest member in the Visionary Art Network is Ettore Aldo Del Vigo ETTORE ALDO DEL VIGO - VISIONARY ART GALLERY 

LAURIE LIPTON is our Artist of the month for May 2010 Visit the Artists website LAURIE LIPTON ARTIST OF THE MONTH - VISIONARY ART GALLERY - LAURIE LIPTON 

GUEST CURATORS PICK From time to time we will be inviting a Senior Member of the Visionary Art Network to provide us with with his/her Favorites. Guest Curator Tim Anderson's Favorites Tim Anderson has provided us with a slide show of his own ... 

Visionary Art Gallery

April 25th, 2010

In January 2009, Otto Rapp started a Private Network of Visionary Artists on the Ning Platform with a handful of friends. Since then, the Membership has steadily grown and includes some of the very best Visionary Artists in the Universe. Many of th... 

Detail of “Isaacs Offering” on the west-wall of the Chapel * More images are found on the Church of St.Egid Website * Main Article in the (Austrian) Kurier on Friday, April 2nd: Ernst Fuchs created: "In God's image" Background Sto... 

SilKMilK MagiZain s p o o l # 4 I am proud to be part of this fine publication with this painting: Hermaphrodite by Otto Rapp Fascinum Panel 4 by Iain Whittaker, from the SilKMilK 4 centrefold Front (above right) cover by Joseph Larkin, ... 

Visionary Art

October 26th, 2008

The avatar for the gallery is a work by Abdul Mati Klarwein click it for a link to the Visionary Art Site on Facebook Christian De Boeck, administering the Visionary Art Gallery on Facebook had done an exemplary job of rallying together like-min... 

Dog Murder Art

April 16th, 2008

I was alerted to this atrocity by a artist friend. Rather than repeating what I posted elsewhere, here is a link to my blog with the full text of my friends letter: Dog Murder Art 

Orphaned Works Legislation

April 15th, 2008

We all have a stake in this! How You May Lose All the Rights to Every Piece of Art You Have Ever Created! Check out this site for detailed information: There is a petition being circulated right... 

Interesting Surrealist site

March 6th, 2008

Check out this site if you are a surrealist or fantasy artist. You could contribute to the Guest Gallery and have your link posted on their site: Join | List | Random | Featured  

My blog on blogspot

October 29th, 2007

For starters, check my weblog here: Art of the Mystic on Blogspot. The image shown is a Digital Manipulation of acrylic ink on mylar 'Decalcomania', called "Decalcomanic Mirror", which I used later as a skin for my first edition 2008 Calendar. Bel...