Roger Herman, Building, 1995-96, oil on canvas, 142" x 120"; Auditorium, 1987, oil on canvas, 108" x 144"

Roger Herman - Professor, Painting and Drawing

Herman has shown his paintings and large-scale woodcuts nationally and internationally since his move from Germany twenty-five years ago. His solo shows include exhibitions at Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles; Susanne Vielmetter Projects, Los Angeles; Ace Gallery, Los Angeles and New York; Froment Putman Galerie, Paris; Ursula Krinzinger, Austria; Fuller Gross Gallery, San Francisco; Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles; Lawing Gallery, Houston; Museo del Arte Contemporana, Mexico City; the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; the La Jolla Art Museum; the Guggenheim Gallery at Chapman University; the Santa Monica Museum of Art; and the San Francisco Art Institute.

His work has been included in group exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles; Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento; the Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio; John Bergruen Gallery, San Francisco; the Blum Hellman Gallery, New York; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the American Center, Paris; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; Art Museum of São Paulo, Brazil; Museum Ludwig, Saarlouis, Germany; and museums in Osaka and Tokyo.

His work is included in numerous private and public collections including the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; The Albertina, Vienna, Austria; the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; the Achenbach Foundation; the Robert Rifkind Foundation; the Eli Broad Collection; the Dallas Price Collection; and the Bank of America Collection. Herman received a DAAD Grant from Germany and two grants from the National Endowment for the Arts.

MFA, Staatliche Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Karlsruhe, Germany.


E-mail: rherman@ucla.edu