Weyhe Gallery

Emil Ganso

(American, 1895–1941)

dawn by emil ganso

Emil Ganso

Dawn, 1931–1933

paris night by emil ganso

Emil Ganso

Paris Night, 1930

still life by emil ganso

Emil Ganso

Still Life

the green coverlet by emil ganso

Emil Ganso

The Green Coverlet

windy day by emil ganso

Emil Ganso

Windy Day

Biography

Timeline

1895
Born in Halberstadt, Germany
1912
Arrived in the United States
1914
Enrolled at the National Academy’s School of Fine Arts, New York, NY
1929
Returned to Europe
1933
Guggenheim Fellowship
1935 - 1937
Joined the Federal Arts Project, New York, NY
1938
Awarded the Pennell Memorial Medal by the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
1940
Began teaching at Lawrence College, Appleton, WI
1941
Died in Iowa

Exhibitions

1925 - 1936
Weyhe Gallery, Mount Desert, ME

Public Collections

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Woodstock Artists Association, Woodstock, NY
Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA