Werner Drewes, Sixty-Five Years of Printmaking

October 5, 1984 – December 24, 1984

Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor, Granite Gallery Floor Plan

See 110 woodcuts, intaglios, and lithographs drawn from NMAA's extensive holdings in an exhibition that celebrates the artist's 85th birthday. Born in Germany, Drewes (pronounced (Dre-vess) immigrated to the U.S. and was a founding member of the American Abstract Artists group in 1973; later he spent 19 years teaching at Washington University in St. Louis. Although he retired in 1964--he now lives in Reston, Va.--he continues to be an active printmaker and painter.