Companion Exhibition, Preview Party with Informal Gallery Talk, Sunday, November 1 from 5:00–7:00 pm
Exhibit preview party will be held on Sunday, November 1, 5:00–7:00PM, informal gallery talk by Roy Kortick and Alex O’Neal moderated by James Herman begins 6PM.
This event is at the Smithy, free and open to the public.
James Herman is a visual artist whose practice encompasses fine art and design. Mr. Herman’s work is in private & corporate collections. He has exhibited his paintings and sculpture in New York City and Europe. His patented Champagne Stool design has been seen and reviewed in The New York Times. He was born 1945 in Wichita, Kansas and grew up in Saint Joseph, Missouri. Mr. Herman studied at the San Francisco Art Institute. He received a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting in 1972 from the University of Oregon. Mr. Herman taught painting, drawing and sculpture at Missouri Western State University. Following this he moved into his studio in lower Manhattan, NY in 1974. He maintained his art practice there until 2010 when he relocated his studio to Hartwick, New York where he presently lives.