Size: 24"W x 24"H x 2"D
Year Created: 2017
First of a "chain painting" with 23 other artists. Photo of a white morning-glory provided by the Venice (Fla) Art Center.
Chain to be completed by Dec. 2017.
ROBERT W. POCKMIRE • ARTIST I was born July 31, 1951 and raised in Toledo, Ohio. After a year and a semester at The Ohio State University, I headed north to Grand Rapids, Mich. and 3 years later received a Diploma in Illustration in1973. Moved to New York City and lived in Brooklyn and worked in Manhattan for Norcross Cards in 1974. Moved to Uptown in Chicago and became furniture llustrator for L. Fish Furniture. Worked for Victory Gardens Theater as House Manager, techie and Graphic Designer. Then I was hired by Diamond Toymakers in 1985, who are now Flix Candy/Imaginings 3. Retired Aug 1, 2017. as Production Designer/Prototypes/Sales Samples and product photography. Restarted painting around 2010 while painting at The Edge Gallery ‘s “Art Night Out”. I now have a studio in the Uptown Arts Center. I live in East Lakeview. Studio: Uptown Arts Center, Preston Bradley Center 941 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60640 Floor: 3 1/2 East Email: email@example.com