(1877 - 1973)
Albert Berne was active/lived in Massachusetts, Ohio. Albert Berne is known for expressionist painting, music education.
Biography Albert Berne
Schooled in music at the Cincinnati Conservatory, Berne studied piano in Berlin, Germany with Arthur Rubinstein. Here he experienced the radical ferment in the arts in Europe during the pre-
WWI years. He returned to Cincinnati and married Lucile Kroger, the daughter of
the grocery fortune. When she died, he was 56 years old, and began painting in earnest. Berne received instruction in painting at the Cincinnati Art Academy with Frank Myers and Carl Zimmerman, also studying with Harold Brett on Cape Cod.
His earliest works were representational, but as he grew older his paintings
became more personal, more intense, and more abstract. After a serious illness,
at age 96, he began a sequence of paintings where he painted o
... Displaying 750 of 1084 characters.