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Achim Ferdinand Gerd Moeller

Achim Ferdinand Gerd Moeller, German art dealer, curator, consultant, publisher. Advisory council Lacoste (France) School of the Arts. Member American Art Dealers Association, French National Syndicate of Art Dealers, confederation International de Negociants en Oeuvres d'Art, Rotary International (Paul Harris fellow), American Council of Germany, Century Association.

Background

  • Moeller, Achim Ferdinand Gerd was born on July 21, 1942 in Heidelberg, Germany. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of Friedrich Hermann and Liselotte Gerda Emilie (Kehrer).

  • Education

    • Baccalauréat, Lycée Français, Sarrebruck, Germany, 1961. Student economics, Wildenstein & Company, New York City, 1967.

    Career

    • Assistant manager Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, Germany, 1964-1966. Research assistant Wildenstein & Company, New York City, 1967. Director, vice president Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, 1967-1971.

      President Achim Moeller Ltd., London, 1971-1984, Achim Moeller Fine Art Ltd, New York City, since 1983. Curator in chief John C. Whitehead Collection, Washington, New York City, since 1981. Expert Lyonel Feininger, New York City, since 1980.

    Works

    • Public, editor, author: (exhibition catalogs) Lyonel Feininger, 1969, 75, 85, 86, 90, (book catalogs) Kirchner-Heckel, 1975, Kandinsky, 1977, Ph. Guston, 1977, Julius Bissier, 1987, John C. Whitehead Collection, 1987, Feininger-Tobey, The Complete Correspondence, 1991, Feininger in Paris, 1892-1911, 1992, The Whitehead Collection, 1997.

    Membership

    Advisory council Lacoste (France) School of the Arts. Member American Art Dealers Association, French National Syndicate of Art Dealers, confederation International de Negociants en Oeuvres d'Art, Rotary International (Paul Harris fellow), American Council of Germany, Century Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Violin, literature, chess, photography, contemporary art.

    Connections

    • Married Danièle Poli, March 24, 1971 (divorced 1978). Children: Frédèric, Béatrice. Married Colette Jeannine Estiveau, August 11, 1986.

      1 child, Stéphanie.
    • father: Friedrich Hermann Moeller
    • mother: Liselotte Gerda Emilie (Kehrer) Moeller
    • spouses: Daniu00e8le Poli
    • Colette Jeannine Estiveau
    • children: Fru00e9du00e8ric Moeller
    • Bu00e9atrice Moeller
    • Stu00e9phanie Moeller
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    Born July 21, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
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    • 1961
      Lycee Francais
    • 1967
      Wildenstein & Company
    • 1964 - 1966
      Assistant, manager Kunsthaus Lempertz
      Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1967
      research assistant, Wildenstein & Company
    • 1967 - 1971
      director, Marlborough-Gerson Gallery
    • 1967 - 1971
      vice president, Marlborough-Gerson Gallery
    • 1971 - 1984
      president, Achim Moeller Limited
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1983
      president, Achim Moeller Limited