Jan Balet

  • Born in Bremen, Germany in 1913. Died in 2009.
  • Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich where he developed his artistic skills and found ways to express his unique vision.
  • Relocated the United States in 1938, living and working in New York for the next 25 years.
  • Returned to Germany in 1965 and established a second successful career in painting and print-making; eventually settling in Switzerland as his permanent home.
  • His superior draftsmanship and formal methods created an art that engages viewers on various levels of artistic interest.

Artwork by Jan Balet