Earth & Conservation

The Most Famous Outsider Artist You've Never Heard Of

His art is quirky, dark, and truly amazing.

Henry Darger didn't follow the path of traditional art. He taught himself to draw by tracing, and he combined sketching with collage to create some truly weird but wonderful masterpieces. The strangest part about his career is that he never had the confidence to make his work public. His drawings were found and displayed only after his death in 1973. This is what we know about one of the most talented outsider artists of all time:

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