Gunther Gerzso

Mexico 1915 - 2000

Gunther Gerzso
Gunther Gerzso
Male
Mexico
1915
May 16, 2013
Balasz Takac is alias of Vladimir Bjelicic who is actively engaged in art criticism, curatorial and artistic practice.

Born in Mexico to a Hungarian-German-Jewish family, Gunther Gerzso today is considered one of Latin America’s greatest painters. His earliest years were spend back and forth between Mexico and Switzerland where his uncle was a prominent art dealer and the young Gerszo remembered paintings by Bonnard and Delacroix on his bedroom walls.

Featured image: Gunther Gerzso – Azul Naranja Violeta – image courtesy of Lawrence Fine Arts