LIVES AND WORKS
LIVES AND WORKS
HERWIG MARIA STARK
Artist Statement: What Stark is nobody will know as STARK stands for diversity and uses various mixed styles. Stark uses different techniques, fitting to the very topic he is working on to get the, for him, best result. Anyway one will always recognize it's a STARK - a brand of diversity.
Born in Salzburg/Austria
1985 - 1989 Fashion School of the City of Vienna at Schloss Hetzendorf, Vienna, Austria
1989 - 1990 A.I.M. Accademia Italiana Moda Florence, Italy
2000 - Study of Painting with Irina Nakhova - New York, USA
2002 - Studies of painting at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna/ Prof. Franz Graf
2007 - Studies of old master techniques at the Faber Castell Academy Nuremberg, Germany
2009 – Studies of painting, OLD ITALIAN MASTERS techniques by Angel Ramiro Sanchez, Florence Academy of Art, Florence, Italy
HERWIG MARIA STARK: born in Salzburg, he studied fashion design in Vienna/ Fashion School Hetzendorf and graduated with distinction at the Accademia Italiana Moda/ Florence/ Italy.
After several years as a freelance fashion designer for the European clothing industry, a state award for the best men's collection was confered in 1996 by the Austrian Ministry of Science, Research and Culture.
From 2000 he turned to the fine arts, studied painting with Irina Nakhova/ NYC, as well as with Professor Franz Graff/ Academy of Fine Arts, Faber Castell Academy/ Nuremberg and old master techniques with Angel Ramiro Sanchez in Florence. Herwig Maria Stark has received several national and international awards and is represented in numerous private and public collections.
WHO I AM
What Stark is nobody will know as STARK stands for diversity and uses various mixed styles.
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