Artist Jaro Hess

Jaro Hess (1889-1977)

Jaro Hess was perhaps the most original artist of fantasy working in Grand Rapids from the 1930s through
the 1960’s. His art was a rarity, created solely out of this imagination.

Hess savored the differences

They were the product of an idiosyncratic and eccentricity, “according to Hess. People come to see the
painting, “the artist said, “and they ask how I got such an imagination to do them. I just tell them that I
studied mathematics in school and it teaches you to think abstract thoughts. They are different,” Hess
savored the differences – the absurdity.

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Artist Jaro Hess

Jaro Hess (1889-1977)
Jaro Hess was perhaps the most original artist of fantasy working in Grand Rapids from the 1930s through the 1960’s. His art was a rarity, created solely out of this imagination.

Hess savored the differences

They were the product of an idiosyncratic and eccentricity, “according to Hess. People come to see the painting, “the artist said, “and they ask how I got such an imagination to do them. I just tell them that I studied mathematics in school and it teaches you to think abstract thoughts. They are different,” Hess savored the differences – the absurdity.