Gregg Hertzlieb

Director and Curator of the Brauer Museum of Art, Adjunct Assistant Professor



M.Ed. – University of Illinois at Chicago (1991)
MFA – The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (1981)


In addition to performing his duties at the museum, Gregg Hertzlieb teaches museum studies, managing facilities, and printmaking; serves as art editor for Valparaiso University’s journal The Cresset; and contributes essays on Brauer collection objects to the Valparaiso Poetry Review. He is a native of Northwest Indiana and lives in Chesterton, Ind.


Gregg Hertzlieb is the editor of:

  • “Heeding the Voice of Heaven: Sadao Watanabe Biblical Stencil Prints” (2010)
  • “The Calumet Region: An American Place” (Photographs by Gary Cialdella) (2009)
  • “Domestic Vision: Twenty-Five Years of the Art of Joel Sheesley” (2008)

He has contributed to:

  • “The Art of George Ames Aldrich” (2013)
  • “American Railroad China: Image and Experience” (2008)
  • “The Indiana Dunes Revealed: The Art of Frank V. Dudley” (2006)

He is also an exhibiting artist working primarily in watercolor and pen and ink, and he has shown his art in numerous exhibitions. His work is in both public and private collections.