E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Location: Midland MI Specialty: Graphite Drawing
1955 born in Remscheid Germany
1962 along with his parents, immigrated to the United States.
1963 – 1970 apprenticed with his father Fritz Mersmann, a semi professional artist.
1974 – 1976 graphic artist U.S Air Force
1978 – 1983 Studied painting and drawing, Delta College, University Center, Michigan.
Mal Akademie Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
1984 – Present, art teaching experience: Arts Midland Galleries and School, Midland MI. American Academy
of Art, Chicago Il. Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art.
1984 – Present, fine artist
1986 – Present, commission portrait artist
1999 – Present, Museum School Coordinator Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art
Completed over 600 paintings and drawings since leaving school in 1981.
Included in 350 private, corporate and public art collections.
Voted one of the top 100 portrait artists in the United States by “Artist Magazine” in 1990.
Completed over 250 po