Helmut Koller

Helmut Koller, born in 1954, is an Austrian artist and photographer renowned for his vibrant, daring, and celebratory animal paintings that garner global acclaim. Following his photography training, Koller assumed the role of official photographer at the Vienna State Opera. He has authored several publications showcasing his artistry, notably "Opera Live". Transitioning from photography to painting upon moving to America in the 1980s, Koller has since crafted "super-realistic colorful pop" animal portraits, earning him numerous accolades. His works grace exhibitions across the United States, Europe, Russia, and Asia. Splitting his time between Palm Beach, Florida, and Vienna, Austria, Koller continues to captivate audiences with his dynamic creations.