Bert Menco's Art: Paintings, Drawings and Intaglio Prints

Welcome to Bert Menco's Portfolio Website

Bert Menco is a Chicago (USA) and Amsterdam (The Netherlands) based artist working in Painting, Drawing, and Intaglio printmaking (etchings, drypoints and mezzotints). For current and upcoming exhibitions, see the Links section.

  Additional information on Bert's art (also listed in the Links section): two books with Bert's images,
interviews by Stephanie Hayden (with embedded
Links), Julie Reichert-Marton, and Amy Rudberg (on
studio practices),
a lecture (in Chinese, parts 1 (1a) and 2 (2a)), and two lavishly illustrated reviews, one (or
here) by Diane Thodos and one by Guanlan's Zhao Jiachun (Chinese). The Links also refer to sites of
artists and galleries
not mentioned in
Stephanie Hayden's interview, to people and places that affected Bert's
art in
other ways,
to sites that contain some general background information, and to some sites that are just art in themselves.

Additional sites that include Bert's art: FineArtAmerica (54 images), anatomically correct (5 images), Exto
(23 images), Saatchi Gallery (32 images), Culture Inside (35 images), absolutearts (20 images), and
the Columbus Library (Ohio) (10 images). His Facebook pages can be found at 1, 2, 3 and 4.

“Holding Off ”
21" x 15"
“Tied Hands, Scattered Books” Pencil/color pencil
24" x 18"


“The Magician and the Tamer” Etching/aquatint
24" x 18"


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