"John Hrehov's oil paintings and charcoal drawings may be inspired by everything from poetry to vintage toys, but they are alike in that all of them reveal his interest in what he calls 'allegorical realism'."

-Eunice Agar, "John Hrehov’s Allegorical Realism," American Artist, June, 1997



Current Events

Lecture by John Hrehov: Art as Language and Expression

A talk by John Hrehov, delivered at the Gottesdienst Conference, May 6-8, 2024. Redeemer Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Video on YouTube.


University of Saint Francis Nativity Exhibit

Three of John Hrehov's pieces will be included in this exhibit of artwork depicting the Nativity. University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne, IN. November 4 - December 20, 2023.


Gottesdienst Magazine Cover

One of John Hrehov's paintings, The Arsonist, was used on the cover of the Easter 2023 issue of Gottesdienst - The Journal of Lutheran Liturgy.


Viewpoint - John Hrehov

One of John Hrehov's paintings, Summer House (for G. A.), was featured in Fort Wayne Monthly's "Viewpoint" page, which showcases the work of a local artist each month. December, 2022


In A Midnight World and Nocturne

In A Midnight World is a solo exhibition of oil paintings by John Hrehov that explores the Night. It will be accompanied by Nocturne, a parallel exhibition of works by 50 artists juried by John Hrehov. Artlink Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN. October 27 to November 20, 2022


South Shore Arts 79th Annual Salon Show

John's painting, Summer Gate, included in the show and awarded the Ag Perryman Award For Excellence. The Center for Visual and Performing Arts, Munster, IN. September 9 to November 6, 2022


Hoosier Salon 98th Annual Exhibition

John's painting, The Four Seasons, included in the show at the Indiana State Museum in Indianapolis. August 27 to October 23, 2022