1948  –baksa_soos_janos


János Baksa-Soós is a performer and a fine artist currently based in Berlin. He was founding member of Vastaps, and later member of the legendary Kex-band, founded in 1969. He studied at the graphic department of Folkwang School of Art in Essen. Later on he attended the Kunstakademie of Düsseldorf, where he studied painting, graphic art, sculpture and ceramics. His masters were: Joseph Beuys, Gerhard Richter and Rolf Sackenheim. Since 1978 he lives in Berlin. He works under the pseudonym of Prince January.