Paul Blanca
Herman Brood
size 200 x 300 cm / 120 x 150 inch
Original photo, Paul Blanca, Amsterdam.


Picture of Herman Brood, Dutch artist. Original photo from Paul Blanca, signed on front, 2000.
Paul Blanca
Paul Blanca, pseudonym of Paul Vlaswinkel (Amsterdam, 11 November 1958 – 15 October 2021) was a Dutch photographer. He made portraits in which he molested himself with razors, iron wire, arrows, nails, and needle and thread. One of his most famous pictures is of a crying Mickey Mouse, carved into Blanca’s back. Blanca passed away on October 15, 2021 at the age of 62.