Charles Gruppe

CGruppe-art

'Sails'

CHARLES GRUPPE “I like to work quickly on two paintings at a time using knife and brush together for accidental results. I rely on paint quality.”

Gruppe received his BFA from Columbia University; studied at Yale University, University of Mexico, Brevoort Fellowship & MFA, Huntington Hartford Found, Pacific Palasades; Fulbright Fellowship – Italy, Italian Government Award.

His work is in the collections of American President Lines: S.S. Coolidge, Jackson & Wilson; Yale Divinity School, New Haven, CT; Fort Lauderdale National Bank, Florida; Dolly O’Brien Estate, Palm Beach, FL; First National Bank, New Haven, CT; and Charlton Heston.