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Gus Heinze

 (born 1926)
Gus Heinze is active/lives in California / Germany.  Gus Heinze is known for photo-real streetscape.

Biography  
Gus Heinze


Gus Heinze was born in Bremen, Germany on February 1, 1926.  During 1947-50 Heinze studied at the School of Visual Arts and Art Students League in New York City.  During the 1950s and 1960s he worked as a freelance commercial artist on Madison Avenue.  In 1970 he began his career as a photo realist painter in Bondville, Vermont.  In 1978 he moved to Marin County, California and began painting more diverse subjects, done in a style which he calls abstract realism.   He continues to live there today and is still active as an artist.

Source: Edan Hughes, author of the book "Artists in California, 1786-1940"


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About  Gus Heinze

Born:  1926 - Bremen, Germany
Known for:  photo-real streetscape