Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Helmut Gransow, RCAe CPE, Fa (1921-2012), Posted January 13, 2014

Helmut Gransow
Lakeview and Landscape
Dimensions:  10 X 12 in (25.4 X 30.48 cm)
Medium:  oil on canvas
Signed


Helmut Gransow was born in 1921 in  Germany.  He trained as a painter with Max Kraus at the Academy of Fine Arts in Berlin, and studied design and painting at Stuttgart’s Werkschule Merz, and  the Academy of Fine Arts in Karlsruhe, where his professors include Wilhelm Schnarrenberger and Otto Leible.
In 1949, Gransow emigrates to Canada, and settles the following year in the Laurentians, where his still lives and continues to create.  Gransow has traveled extensively and painted in Canada, the U.S.A., Mexico, Germany, France, Yugoslavia, Portugal and Nigeria.

Helmut Gransow
Summer Road, Eastern Township
Dimensions:  18 X 24 in (45.72 X 60.96 cm)
Medium:  oil on canvas
Signed


Helmut Gransow
Round Barn; 
Dimensions:  12 X 16 in (30.48 X 40.64 cm)
Medium:  both oil on panel
Creation Date:  1976
Signed


Helmut Gransow
Granges, Charlevoix
Dimensions:  22 X 28 in (55.88 X 71.12 cm)
Medium:  oil on canvas
Creation Date:  1984
Signed