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artist

Anton Maria Grassl, German artist. Graduate fellow Rhode Island School Design, 1983, fellow Massachusetts Foundation for Arts, 1991, National Endowment for Arts, 1992, Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in Fine Arts, 1995.

Background

Grassl, Anton Maria was born on September 9, 1955 in Munich. Came to the United States, 1986. Son of Erich Otto and Liselotte (Böttner) Grassl.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Academy SchÖnen Künste, Munich, 1981. Master of Fine Arts in Photography, Rhode Island School of Design, 1983.

Career

Apprentice in stage design, Opera of Munich, 1974-1976;apprentice in photography, Bavarian School Photography, Munich, 1976-1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One person shows include Gallerie Lanz, Bern, Switzerland, 1979, City Hall Mannheim, Germany, 1981, Woods Gerry Gallery, Rhode Island School Design, Providence, 1983, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, 1989, Cambridge (Massachusetts) Arts Council, 1991, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, 1995. Exhibited in group shows Academy der Schönen, Künste, Munich, 1980, Red Eye Gallery, Rhode Island School Design, Providence, 1982, Rhode Island School Design Museum, Providence, 1983, Gallerie am Maxwehr, Landshut, Germany, 1985, Gallerie der Künstler, Munich, 1986, Brockton (Massachusetts) Art Museum, 1989, Gallery Laughlin & Winkler, Boston, 1990, Federal Reserve Bank, Boston, 1993, University California, Berkeley, 1994, University California Berkeley, 1996, University North Carolina, 1997. Represented in permanent collections Museum Fine Arts, Boston, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, Brockton Art Museum, Polaroid Collection, HYPO Bank Art Collection, Munich.

Connections

Married Jenny Lawton, December 6, 1983. Children: Isabel Alston, Leander Anton.

father:
Erich Otto Grassl

mother:
Liselotte (Böttner) Grassl

spouse:
Jenny Lawton

children:
Isabel Alston Grassl

Leander Anton Grassl