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James Kingneon Guçwa


James Kingneon Guçwa






James ‘Kingneon’ Guçwa, is no unfamiliar name in the Southwest. A long time photo-real/hyper-real painter of the American Roadside, his famous neon paintings brought him both local and international fame. He has had scores of one man gallery exhibitions throughout the years and is in many prestigious collections.







James "Kingneon" Guçwa, born, Jersey City, 1947


EDUCATION
1986 Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Attended Masters Program, Advanced Lithography
1984 Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Attended Masters Special Program
Independent study with Ralph Goings, Eric Fischl and others.
1978-81 B.F.A. Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN
1970-71 School of Visual Arts, N.Y.C.
1965-66 Newark School of Fine and Industrial Arts, Newark, NJ

APPRENTICESHIPS
1982 Gregory Gillespie Studio, Belchertown, MA
1980 Dan Weldon Stone Lithographic Workshop, Deer Park, Long Island, NY















2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Undoubtably one of America's greatest living artists. ncekup

artodyssey said...

I fully agree :)
Thanks for comment Anonymous :)

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