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administrator , artist , educator

Anthony Joseph Greco, American Artist, educator, administrator. Southern Arts Federation/National Education Association regional fellow, 1988; recipient purchase awards and other awards for art.

Background

Greco, Anthony Joseph was born on April 24, 1937 in Cleveland. Son of Joseph Anthony and Catherine C. (Corrao) Greco.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cleveland Institute Art, 1960. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Kent State University, 1964. Master of Fine Arts, Kent State University, 1966.

Career

Head department drawing, Atlanta College Art, 1966-1975;chairman division advanced studio, Atlanta College Art, 1974-1976;assistant to president, Atlanta College Art, 1975-1976;academic dean, Atlanta College Art, 1976-1982;acting academic dean, Atlanta College Art, 1985-1986;professor painting and drawing, Atlanta College Art, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Solo exhibitions include Armstrong State College, Savannah, Georgia, 1976, Javo Gallery, Atlanta, 1978, Atlanta College Art Library., 1986, Chattahoochee Valley Art Museum, LaGrange, Georgia, 1992. Exhibited in group shows at Auburn University, 1987, Dekalb Council for Arts, 1989, University Montevallo, Alabama, 1989, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, 1990, McIntosh Gallery, Atlanta, 1991, 92, 93, Spruill Center Arts, Atlanta, 1999, Lazzaro Signature Gallery Fine Art, Stoughton, Wisconsin, 1999.

      Represented in collections at Jimmy Carter Presidential Library., Coca-Cola United States of America, Atlanta, Chase Manhattan Bank, Summit Bank Corporation, Atlanta, Kilpatrick and Cody Law Offices, Atlanta, Kent State University, Georgia State Art Commission, Atlanta, Butler Institute American Art, King & Spalding Attorneys, Atlanta.

Membership

Board directors Auditory Educational Clinic for Hearing Impaired, Atlanta, 1979-1982. Member adult programs advisory board High Museum Art, Atlanta, 1985. Member MARTA Council for the Arts, Atlanta, 1976-1982, 85-86.

Member panel Southern Arts Federation, Visual Arts Directors Job-Alike Meeting, Atlanta, 1990.

Connections

Married Astrida Paeglis, 1962 (divorced July 1984). Children: Joseph, Vivan, Regina. Married Elizabeth Vernon Shackelford, June 23, 1990.

father:
Joseph Anthony Greco

mother:
Catherine C. (Corrao) Greco

spouses:
Astrida Paeglis

Elizabeth Vernon Shackelford

children:
Joseph Greco

Vivan Greco

Regina Greco