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artist , educator

Byron Kent Addison, American artist, educator. Member of Georgia Watercolor Society (signature member), Watercolor Society Alabama, Midwest Watercolor Society, Southern Watercolor Society, Watercolor United States of America Honor Society.

Background

Addison, Byron Kent was born on July 12, 1937 in St. Louis. Son of Myron Francis and Violet Georgia (Main) Addison.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Washington University, 1959. Master of Arts, University Notre Dame, 1960.

Career

Instructor University College Washington University, St. Louis, 1961—1963. Professor Maryville College, since 1961.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Norton's Art Gallery, St. Louis, 1960-1961, Michael Thomas Gallery, Los Angeles, 1962, Maxwell Gallery, San Francisco, 1963, 1968, 1970, 1974, Sculptors Gallery, St. Louis, 1964, 1966-1967, Frederick Anthon Gallery, Beverly Hills, California, 1965, Mark Anthony Gallery, New Orleans, 1967, Forsyth Gallery, St. Louis, 1969, Maryville College, 1968, 1970, 1974, 1983, 1985, Wichita Art Museum Kurdian Gallery, Kansas, 1986, exhibited in group shows at Birmingham Museum Art, 1981, 1984, 1986, Visual Arts Gallery, 1982, Riverside Art Ctr, 1982, Pensacola Museum of Art, 1982, Oklahoma City House Gallery, 1982-1983, New York Community Arts Center, 1983-1985, St. Louis Gallery 210, 1983, Wichita Art Mus, 1984, 1986, Missouri Department Art William Woods College, 1984-1985, Pittsburgh Center Arts, 1984, George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1984, Grossmount College Art Gallery, El Cajon, California, 1984, Foothills Art Center, Golden, Colorado, 1984, Grand Center ARt Galleries, New York City, 1985, Evansville Museum Arts and Science, 1985, Tweed Museum University Minnesota, Duluth, 1985, Sharadin Art Gallery, Kutztown Pennsylvania University, 1985, Springfield Art Museum, 1984-1986, Museum Arts and Science, Macon, Ga, 1986, Verex Corporation, Madison, 1986, Arts Chateau, Butte, Montana, 1986, Gallery at Kutcher's, St. Louis, 1986.

Membership

Member of Georgia Watercolor Society (signature member), Watercolor Society Alabama, Midwest Watercolor Society, Southern Watercolor Society, Watercolor United States of America Honor Society.

Connections

Married Sharon Lee Spanholtz, June 19, 1959. Children: Kendall W., Angela D.

father:
Myron Francis Addison

mother:
Violet Georgia (Main) Addison

spouse:
Sharon Lee Spanholtz

children:
Kendall W. Addison

Angela D. Addison