John Franklin Koenig: Works on Paper
January 9, 2009 – March 7, 2010
John Franklin Koenig (American, 1924-2008) was an American painter and printmaker who lived and worked in Paris during most of his career. Born and raised in Seattle, he served in the Army in Europe during WWII and moved to Paris in 1948 where he established an outstanding career as a painter, gallery owner, printmaker, and co-founder of the art journal Ciamise. Organized by Director John Olbrantz, the exhibition features a range of prints from the past four decades that were given to the Hallie Ford Museum of Art in 2009.