Morrocan, 1921 – 2009
Born in Monaco of Italian parents, Avati has lived in Paris for most of his life. He worked in Nice at the Ecole Nationale des Arts Decoratifs and later studied with Marc Chagall see more . . .
British, b. 1940
Armenian by descent, Marc Balakjian was raised in Lebanon. He spent his early years in the small town of Rayak, before moving to Beirut at the age of 10. see more . . .
Thomas Hart Benton
American, 1889 – 1975
Thomas Hart Benton was one of America’s most popular artists during the decades leading up to World War II. Along with Grant Wood and John Steuart Curry, see more . . .
American, b. 1946
French, 1874 – 1947
Born in Venice of Armenian parents, Chahine at age 21, traveled to Paris to pursue a career in fine arts. He studied painting under formal instruction see more . . .
American, 1895 – 1975
Photographer, etcher and author, Samuel Chamberlain pictured the American countryside and the landscapes of Europe see more . . .
American, 1903 – 1980
Born in Philadelphia, DeMartelly studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Academia delle Belle Arte see more . . .
American, 1907 – 1994
Dohanos, a native of Ohio, studied at the Cleveland Museum Art School and later under the master of lithography, see more . . .
Martha Mayer Erlebacher
Born in Jersey City, NJ, Erlebacker received an MFA from Pratt Institute in 1963. She had an extensive teaching career at some of Philadelphia’s and New York City’s see more . . .
George O. “Pop” Hart
American, 1868 – 1933
Born in Cairo, Illinois, Hart left home at the age of 18, traveling to London by cattle boat. After his London sojourn, see more . . .
Morris Henry Hobbs
American, 1892 – 1947
Born in Rockford, Illinois, Hobbs studied at the Chicago Art Institute. In 1936, he was invited to exhibit a solo show at the Smithsonian Institution. see more . . .
Victoria Huston Huntley
American, 1900 – 1971
Victoria Hutson Huntley studied at the New York School of Fine and Applied Art, and the Art Students League. At the League, she studied see more . . .
American, 1882 – 1971
Born in Tarrytown Heights, NY, Kent sought adventure in remote parts of Alaska, Greenland and Newfoundland. see more . . .
American, b. 1931
Robert Kipniss, an American painter and printmaker, was born in New York City. He studied at the Art Students League, New York City; see more . . .
Edward Landon studied at both the Hartford Art School and the Art Students League. He was a pioneer in elevating see more . . .
American, b. 1936
Evan Lindquist was born in Salina, Kansas, in 1936. He grew up in Emporia, Kansas, and is currently a full-time artist-printmaker in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He taught printmaking see more . . .
Honors include the Lifetime Achievement Award, presented by The Society of American Graphic Artists (SAGA); The Arkansas Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award; Emporia State University Distinguished Alumni Award. Lindquist was named to the Centennial list of 100 most distinguished faculty at Arkansas State University 1909-2009. He was honored as Outstanding Faculty Member at ASU and appointed First Chairman of the President’s Fellows. He founded the Delta National Small Prints Exhibition
Jean Michel Mathieux Marie
French, b. 1947
Mathieux-Marie studied architecture at the Paris Academy of Fine Arts and graduated in 1972. In 1978, see more . . .
Born in Bredding, Germany in 1864, Mielatz emigrated to the United States as a young boy and studied at the Chicago School of Design. see more . . .
American, b. 1930
Born in Pennsylvania, Milton studied at VMI and completed his BFA and MFA at Yale University under Josef Albers and Gabor Peterdi. see more . . .
British, 1881 – 1943
After winning a scholarship in architectural studies to the Royal College of Art in 1900, Morley progressed through his training into a career in architecture. see more . . .
American, b. 1956
David Morrison received an MFA in Printmaking from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1985. His nature-based see more . . .
American, 1889 – 1971
Born in Lowell, Massachusetts and raised in nearby Billerica, Thomas Nason graduated from Tufts College and initially pursued a business career. see more . . .
American, 1857 – 1926
Born in Philadelphia, Joseph Pennell was an etcher, lithographer, illustrator, writer, teacher, and lecturer. He studied at the Pennsylvania see more . . .
American, b. 1924
Known for his depiction of nudes with almost clinical objectivity, Philip Pearlstein has been scrutinizing the body see more . . .
American, b. 1935
Mel Ramos attended California State University and studied under Wayne Thiebaud whose realistic style, use of everyday see more . . .
Belgian, b. 1961
Born in Charleroi, Belgium, Ravaux is an artist who mirrors her surroundings in the mezzotints she creates. She has portrayed see more . . .
American, b. 1928
Paul Resika was a student of abstract expressionism under Hans Hoffman. His eventual style would fall in the category of representational abstraction, see more . . .
English, b. 1927
Born in Coventry, England, Sadler trained in photography at the studios of Edward Eves in Leamington Spa. He has been involved see more . . .
American, b. 1955
Lynn Shaler, an American artist internationally known for her meticulously detailed color aquatint-etchings see more . . .
Venezuelan, b. 1973
Souto received a BFA from Herron School of Art and a MFA from The Ohio State University. His honors include more than 45 national and international awards and see more . . .
American, 1900 – 1968
A descendent of the artist, Benjamin West, Levon West was born in South Dakota. Following a degree in economics and business administration at the University of Minnesota, see more . . .