(1902 - 1987)
Theo Garve was active/lived in Germany. Theo Garve is known for painting.
Biography Theo Garve
Theo Garvé was born
in Offenbach in 1902. After an apprenticeship as a mechanic he studied from
1926 to 1930 at the School of Applied Arts in Frankfurt, where, among
others, Max Beckmann was his teacher.
Thanks to several grants Garvé
traveled to Berlin, Paris and Luxembourg. In 1938 and 1939 he trained in
graphic techniques. In 1941 he was drafted into military service and after
the war he was involved in the reconstruction of the Städel School in
Frankfurt. In 1956 Garvé obtained a professorship at the Academy of Fine
Arts in Hamburg. The artist died in 1987.(fea)