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artist

Eric Estes Fitzpatrick, American artist. Named the Outstanding Young Man of Roanoke, 1985.

Background

Fitzpatrick, Eric Estes was born on July 20, 1953 in Roanoke, Virginia, United States. Son of Beverly Thomas and Helen (Chewning) Fitzpatrick.

Education

Bachelor in Studio Art, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1975.

Career

Artist Fitzpatrick Artwork, Roanoke, since 1975. Artist-in-residence University Georgia Abroad, Cortona, Italy, 1979, 80, 83, 85, 88, adjunct professor, 1988. Adjunct professor Hollins (Virginia) College, 1980.

Membership

Donor, solicitor of artwork WBRA Public television, WVTF Public Radio, Junior League Auction, Symphony Auction, March of Dimes, American Cancer Society, Miss Virginia Pageant, Leukemia Society, Roanoke, since 1975. Member Virginia Watercolor Society (steering committee 1979-1980, board directors 1981-1982), Virginia Indiana Visual Artists (steering committee 1980-1981), Roanoke City Arts Commission (vice chairman 1979), Arlington Fine Arts Center Clubs: Roanoke German.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Downhill skiing, tennis, racquetball, basketball, hiking.

Connections

father:
Beverly Thomas Fitzpatrick

mother:
Helen (Chewning) Fitzpatrick