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artist , educator

Edward Vega, American artist, educator. Member federal/state panel National Education Association, Washington, 1980; board directors New Mexico Arts Commission, Santa Fe, 1977—1983.

Background

Vega, Edward was born on October 13, 1938 in Deming, New Mexico, United States. Son of Professional Corporation and Elsie Vega.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, New Mexico State University, 1968. Master of Arts, University New Mexico, 1971.

Career

Assistant professor New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, 1971—1976. Assistant professor sculpture University Albuquerque, 1976—1986, head department art, 1976—1986. Artist-in-residence Roswell Art Center, 1982—1983.

Captain United States Army, 1961-1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author (artist): (welded sculpture) Dawn Light, 1981, Escalating Forms, 1983. Board directors: Artspace Magazine, 1977-1983.

Membership

Member federal/state panel National Education Association, Washington, 1980. Board directors New Mexico Arts Commission, Santa Fe, 1977—1983.

Connections

Married Yolanda Alba, May 25, 1960. Children: Ronald, David, Selina.

father:
Professional Corporation

mother:
Elsie Vega

spouse:
Yolanda Alba

children:
Ronald Vega

David Vega

Selina Vega