Inge L (Jannen) Heus (1929-2023) [RA 1978-2023]

 

Inge L (Jannen) Heus (1929-2023)
[RA 1978-2022]
American Realist watercolor flower and landscape artist ;
Inge Heus ; Inge L. Heus ; Inge Jannen ; Inge L Jannen ; I.L. Heus ; I. L. Heus ;
[Born January 5, 1929 in New York, NY – died January 17, 2023 in New York, NY, 94 years old]

 

SAL record control number: 121214 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Inge L (Jannen) Heus (1929-2023) [RA 1978-2022]  biography:

Birth: January 5, 1929 in New York, NY ;
Death: January 17, 2023 in New York, NY, 94 years old ;
Sex: Female ;
Ethnicity: White ;
Zodiac: Capricorn ;

Known for: Realist landscapes ; flowers ; cityscapes ; still-life ;
Medium: Watercolor ;
Technique: Painting ;
Subjects: Landscapes ; flowers ; still-life ; cityscapes ;

Areas: New York, NY ;
Region: East Coast ;
Lived: 304 E 41st St, New York, NY (home) ; 25 Tutor City Place, Apartment 2009, New York, NY 10017 (home) ; First Boston Corporation, New York, NY (studio) ;
Father: John “Jonny” Gustav Jannen (1893-1980) ;
Mother: Eike Henriette Johannen (1898-?) ;
Relatives: Karl Theodore Jannen (1919-1981), brother ; Gerhardt Jannen (1922-1940), brother ; Alfreda Jannen (1925-?), sister ;
Spouse: Raymond John Heus (1922-?) married January 26, 1962 in Brookhaven, NY ;
Children: 

Training: Adelphi University, bachelor of business administration ; Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY ; Parson’s School of Design, New York, NY, courses in design ; New York University, New York, NY, courses in impressionist painting ; School of Visual Arts, New York, NY ;
Instructors: Samuel Leitman (1908-1981) ; Mario Ruben Cooper (1905-1995), also was a monitor for the artist at the Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY ; Edgar Albert Whitney (1891-1987) ; Ruth Baderian (1927-2010) ; Carl Norman Molno (1926-2000) ;
Work: Manager ; First Boston Corporation, legal assistant and secretary ; Commission for vice-chairman of East River Savings Bank, New York, NY ;

Taught: [none] ;
Students: [none] ;

Member: Salmagundi, New York, NY, resident artist 1978-2023, curator’s committee member ; American Association of University Women, New York, NY ; Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, New York, NY, Corresponding secretary ; Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY ; Appalachian Mountain Club ; American Management Association ; Guild Hall Artists, East Hampton, NY ;
Exhibited with: Knickerbocker Artists at the National Arts Club, New York, NY ; American Watercolor Society at the National Academy of Design, New York, NY ; Union Carbide Building Gallery, New York, NY ; Guild Hall Museum Gallery, New York, NY ; Finders Gallery, Westwood, NJ ; Heizer Gallery, Arsdale, PA ; Washington Square Outdoor Art Show, Washington Square, New York, NY ; Salmagundi, New York, NY ; Empire Bank, 57th Street, New York, NY ; Empire Bank, 7th Avenue, New York, NY ; Bank of North America, Huntington, NY ; Bellport Bank, Bellport, NY ; Fine Arts Gallery of Ardmore, Ardmore, PA ; Custom House, World Trade Center, New York, NY ;
Awards: Catherine Lorillard Wolfe, New York, NY, Winsor Newton Purchase Prize (of a floral), Washington Square Outdoor Art Show, Washington Square, New York, NY, Business and Professional Women’s prize / scholarship ;

Milestones:  ;

Notes: Knew the following club members well: Samuel Leitman ; Mario Cooper ; Joseph Occhipinti ; Mr and Mrs Goldberg ; Lucy Taylor ; Eloise Gardner ; Cecelia Cardman ; Marge Soroka ; Rita Duis ;

Inge Heus is a former Salmagundi member, now at age 92 and living in Tudor City NYC. Her paintings were a favorite at the Salmagundi Auctions in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Inge is also an experienced illustrator, as were many Salmagundi members in years past.  Inge was one of the first women accepted into the Salmagundi Club in the 1970s when membership first opened to female artists. She painted beautiful watercolor paintings of flowers, landscapes and cityscapes. She was also a member of the Catherine Lorillard Art Club.

Inge L (Jannen) Heus (1929-2023) [RA 1978-2022] was an American Realist floral and landscape watercolor painter born on January 5, 1929 in New York, NY to John “Jonny” Gustav Jannen (1893-1980) and Eike Henriette Johannen (1898-?).  Heus had two brothers, Karl Theodore Jannen (1919-1981) and Gerhardt Jannen (1922-1940) and one sister Alfreda Jannen (1925-?).  She married Raymond John Heus (1922-?) on January 26, 1962 in Brookhaven, NY.

Heus studied business at Adelphi University graduating with a bachelor of business administration before studying art.  She trained in art at the Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY, New York University, New York, NY and the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY.

Inge was taught by several artists including: Samuel Leitman (1908-1981), Mario Ruben Cooper (1905-1995), whom she was a monitor for at the artist at the Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY, Edgar Albert Whitney (1891-1987), Ruth Baderian (1927-2010) and Carl Norman Molno (1926-2000).

She worked for First Boston Corporation as a legal assistant and secretary.

Heus belonged to several groups including Salmagundi, New York, NY, as a resident artist from 1978-2022 where she served on the curator’s committee, the American Association of University Women, New York, NY, Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, New York, NY, serving as corresponding secretary, the Art Students’ League of New York, New York, NY, as a monitor, the Appalachian Mountain Club, Boston, MA, American Management Association and Guild Hall Artists, East Hampton, NY.

She widely exhibited including with the Knickerbocker Artists at the National Arts Club, New York, NY, American Watercolor Society at the National Academy of Design, New York, NY, Union Carbide Building Gallery, New York, NY, Guild Hall Museum Gallery, New York, NY, Finders Gallery, Westwood, NJ, Heizer Gallery, Arsdale, PA  and Washington Square Outdoor Art Show, Washington Square, New York, NY, Salmagundi, New York, NY, Empire Bank, 57th Street, New York, NY, Empire Bank, 7th Avenue, New York, NY, Bank of North America, Huntington, NY, Bellport Bank, Bellport, NY, Fine Arts Gallery of Ardmore, Ardmore, PA and Custom House, World Trade Center, New York, NY.

Heus won several awards and honors including Catherine Lorillard Wolfe, New York, NY, Winsor Newton Purchase Prize (of a floral), Washington Square Outdoor Art Show, Washington Square, New York, NY, Business and Professional Women’s prize / scholarship.

The artist was a life-long New Yorker, having lived in Tudor City.  She died January 17, 2023 in New York, NY at 94 years of age.

 

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