Size: 24"W x 18"H x 0.75"D
Year Created: 2009
Duke Ellington's fabulous 1926 song Birmingham Breakdown inspired this painting. This is the first version (hence the #1 appended to the end of the title).
Craig Moran was born in Washington, DC, and received his Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Studio Art at the University of Virginia (UVA). He received a fifth-year arts fellowship at UVA, and completed a Post-Baccalaureate in Painting and Drawing at the School of Art Institute of Chicago. Mr. Moran has lived in San Francisco and Chicago, as well as various parts of Virginia. He currently resides in Washington, DC and has a studio in Takoma Park.