John Wehrle

(American, born 1941)

Richmond, California-based artist John Wehrle creates work in several mediums. He is best known for his murals and site-specific installations. His website states that “in whatever medium he pursues, Wehrle attempts to create artworks that expand beyond the frame, and ideally convey the underlying mystery of the thing viewed.” John Wehrle received his Bachelor of Arts at Texas Tech University in Lubbock. He received his Master of Fine Arts in Painting and Printmaking at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York.