Emil Ganso

Fellow: Awarded 1933

Field of Study: Fine Arts

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 04-14-1895

Died: 04-18-1941

As published in the Foundation’s Report of 1933–34:

GANSO, EMIL:  Appointed for creative work in painting and the graphic arts, abroad; tenure, twelve months from May 13, 1933.

Born April 14, 1895, in Germany. Education: National Academy of Design, 1915–16; Beaux Arts Institute of Design, 1917–18.

Exhibited at the Chicago Arts Club, 1927, 1930; American Federation of Arts, 1928, 1929; Brooklyn Society of Etchers, 1929, 1930, 1931; College Art Association, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932; Whitney Studio Club, 1929; Casper Gallery, Berlin, 1930; Carnegie International, 1931; Art Institute of Chicago; Victoria and Albert Museum. Represented in Fine Prints of the Year,  1928–31; American Etchings, 1930, 1931; Fifty Prints of the Year, 1927–30; The New Woodcut, 1930. Represented in the permanent collections of Metropolitan Museum of Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, Worcester Art Museum, Portland Art Association, Honolulu Academy of Fine Arts, Los Angeles Museum, Denver Art Museum, Houston Museum of Fine Arts, New York Public Library, Detroit Institute of Arts, Print Club of Philadelphia, Addison Gallery, Berlin Kupferstich Kabinett, Bibliothèque Nationale.

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