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M. C. Escher

M. C. Escher in 1971
Born Maurits Cornelis Escher
(1898-06-17)17 June 1898
Leeuwarden, Netherlands
Died 27 March 1972(1972-03-27) (aged 73)
Laren, Netherlands
Nationality Dutch
Education Haarlem School of Architecture and Decorative Arts
Known for Drawing, printmaking
Notable work Relativity, Waterfall, Hand with Reflecting Sphere
Awards Knighthood of the Order of Orange-Nassau

Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible. I think it's in my basement… let me go upstairs and check.
M. C. Escher
Are you really sure that a floor can't also be a ceiling?
He who wonders discovers that this in itself is wonder.
We adore chaos because we love to produce order.
I don't use drugs, my dreams are frightening enough.
My work is a game, a very serious game.