Herman is able to see a painting in almost any subject matter and is capable of producing award winning work in oil, watercolour or gouache. He produces paintings of strong design and powerful impact - every brushstroke vibrant and visible. Herman is recognised as one of Australia’s most prominent landscape painters and he has won numerous high level awards.
In 1994 Herman was invited by the National Taiwan Art Institute to participate in a book and travelling exhibition of selected artists from Australia, USA and Taiwan. His paintings are featured in Australian Impressionist and Realist Artists by Tom Roberts, 120 Years of Watercolourists, by the Australian Realist Artists, Artists and Galleries of Australia and New Zealand by Max Germaine and Profile on Contemporary Watercolourists.
Herman exhibits his work regularly in the USA. He is a member ‘The Twenty Melbourne Painters Society’, ‘Australian Guild of Realist Artists’ and the Victorian Artists Society. He is in numerous private and public collections nationally and internationally. www.hermanpekelart.com