Horst Hussel

Horst Hussel, born 1934 in Greifswald, graphic designer, artist, painter, illustrator, book designer, author, editor, publisher, was awarded the Friedrich Schröder Sonnenstern medal in 1969, 1993 received the Jule Hammer Prize, was president of the Kurt-Schwitters-Society of the GDR, since 2015 member of the British Kurt-Schwitters-Society, created numerous book covers and illustrated equally numerous books with drawings and vignettes.

In November of 2017 Horst Hussel died following a short and severe illness.