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Robert Lee McClain

Robert Lee McClain, Japanese art dealer, real estate developer. Named River Oaks Tennis Club Singles Winner, 1993.

Background

  • McClain, Robert Lee was born on October 24, 1953 in Tokyo. Came to the United States, 1957. Son of Bobby and Fumie (Matsura) McClain.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Kansas State University, 1976.

    Career

    • Art advisor, private dealer, Houston, 1978-1980. Gallery owner, founder Davis/McClain Gallery, since 1980. Founder, managing partner Zephyr Partnership, since 1984.

      Lecturer Glassell School Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1988.

    Membership

    Founding member Art Against Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Houston, 1988, Gallery Row Association, Houston, 1992. Gala committee member Diverse Works, Houston, 1989-1990, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, 1993-1994. Special advisor Mayor's Task Force for the Arts, Houston, 1991-1993.

    Member Houston Art Dealers Association (board member, secretary 1988-1992).

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis.

    Connections

    • father: Bobby McClain
    • mother: Fumie (Matsura) McClain
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    Born October 24, 1953
    (age 63)
    Nationality
    • 1976
      Kansas State University
    • 1978 - 1980
      Art advisor
      Houston, Texas, United States
    • 1980
      gallery owner

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