Charles Arthur Parness, American Artist. Visiting Artist fellow Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia, 1988.
Parness, Charles Arthur was born on January 1, 1945 in Staten Island, New York, United States. Son of Hyman and Dorothy (Shulman) Parness.
Certified, Parsons School Design, 1965;
Bachelor of Science in Education, New York University, 1966;
Master of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1969.
Artist in residence, Marie Walsh Sharp Foundation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, since 1988;
artist in residence, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, 1991, 93;
artist in residence, Association for Visual Artists, Chattanooga, 1993.
Avocations: gardening, hunting, cooking, art collecting.