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Herb Aach

 (1923 - 1985)
Herb Aach was active/lived in New York / Germany.  Herb Aach is known for modernist imagery-expressionism.

Herb Aach

The following, with permission from Doris Aach, widow of the artist, is from the website of the artist:

"I've been using a color stroke that tries for discernment at three feet as well as walk-on distance. For a clarity and distinction without blending in the eye. No large masses tilting with each other. My masses are density without heavy texture. That would get in the way of what I want to do..." (From the artist's journal)

Herb Aach was recognized by the New York art scene of the 1960s-80s for his individual and unique use of color.  Born in Cologne, Germany in 1923, Aach studied painting as a young boy with expressionist Ludwig Meidner (1884-1966), for whom he also served as atelier boy, until Nazi per  ...  Displaying 750 of 8587 characters.

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About  Herb Aach

Born:  1923 - Cologne, Germany
Died:   1985 - New York, New York
Known for:  modernist imagery-expressionism