Roger Herman

Photo 1Roger Herman is an artists and a Professor at UCLA, Los Angeles. Head of Painting and 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.

See more of his work by looking at his website here.

The interview can be heard below the studio image.

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