Frank Kortan

Frank Kortan


Frank Kortan is an internationally-known artist, who belongs to the best painters in the field of Fantastical Realism and Trompe-l’oeil. He creates high-quality oil paintings in style of the old masters and finest drawings. His paintings have been exhibited in many individual or collective exhibitions. His works are a part of private collections or the collections of public institutions. He lives and works in Kalchreuth near Nürnberg, Germany.

1964 born in Prague
1982 he starts the professional artistic carrier of a musician
1984 he emigrates to Tessino (Switzerland); after one year he moves to Germany

Since 1990 he has been studying painting intensively; during studies he meets German Trompe-l’oeil and then he starts the professional carrier of a painter

1996 – 2000 graduated from Masaryk’s Academy of Fine Arts, Prague