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Paul Pretzer Turns the Comforting into the Disturbing

By: Meghan Young - Published: • References: paulpretzer.de and lifelounge.au
If you haven't been sleeping well for the last few nights, you might want to skip out on browsing through the gallery above, which happens to be filled with Paul Pretzer's nightmarish paintings.

Born in Estonia and based in Germany, Paul Pretzer creates art with a very 'Donnie Darko' feel to it. With mutant animals and deranged cartoons, the pieces are made further disturbing because of Pretzer's use of traditionally innocent and comforting subjects.