about the artist
Bernd Haussmann’s artwork explores gesture, color, and texture in paintings on metal, acrylic, glass, wood, canvas and paper, mimicking the effects of time, temperature and the environment on surfaces. Born and educated in Germany, Haussmann has been a long-time resident of the North Shore of Boston and Maine, where he maintains studios.
Haussmann’s work has been exhibited worldwide at venues such as Art Hong Kong, San Francisco Art Fair, Art Santa Fe, Miami Project, Toronto International Art, and others. His work is in numerous corporate and museum collections, including the Danforth Museum of Art, the Lyman Allyn Museum of Art, the Longview Museum of Art, Montserrat College of Art, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, and the Museum der Stadt Reutlingen.
The artist has been a mentor and educator at the Art Institute of Boston, Lesley University and the New Hampshire Institute of Art. He has also been the Artist-in-Residence at the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT from 2012-2015.
His work has appeared in such publications as Metropolitan Home, Elle Decor, and The Boston Globe.