Polish artist, Zdzisław Beksiński made a name for himself with his dystopian surrealism paintings, filled with post-apocalyptic imagery and nightmarish creatures. He said: "I wish to paint in such a manner as if I were photographing dreams.
Zdzislaw Beksinski February 1929 – 21 February was a renowned Polish painter, photographer, and sculptor. Beksiński executed his paintings and drawings either in what he called a 'Baroque' or a 'Gothic' manner. Beksiński was murdered in