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Frank Decosta Edit Profile

artist

Frank Decosta, artist.

Background

Decosta, Frank was born on November 19, 1943.

Education

Student, Newark School Fine & Industrial Arts, 1964. Student, Art Student's League, 1966. AS, Allegany College.

Studied with Steven Asseal, New York Academy Art, 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Pacific Grove (California) Art Center, 1986, Frostburg (Maryland) State University, 1990, Gallery Next, Frostburg, 1991, Thompson Park Art Gallery, Lyncroft, New Jersey, 1992, Cardinal Gallery, Annapolis, Maryland, 1992, Meteorological Charles St., Baltimore, 1995, Washington County Museum, Hagerstown, Maryland, 1996, Cumberland Creative Arts Center, Maryland, 1997, Allegany College, Maryland, 1998, (with sculptor) Delaware State University, Dover, 1991, Creative Arts Center, Cumberland, 1992, Ridge St. Gallery, New York City, 1992. Exhibited in group shows at Fiji National Museum, Suva, 1978, Monterey (California) County Annual, 1980, 82, Pacific Grove Art Center, 1988, 85, 87, Monterey (California) Museum, 1981, 89, Pascal Art Gallery, Maryland, 1990, Howard County Art Center, Ellicott City, Maryland, 1990, Reston (Virginia) Art Center, 1991, BAUhouse, Baot., 1990, 91, Frederick Arts Foundation, 1992, Messiah College, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1993, Huntington (West Virginia) Museum Art, 1992, 94, Meyerhoff Gallery, Baltimore, 1994, Mattawoman Art Center, La Plata, Maryland, 1995, Galleria Communiale, 1995, Washington County Museum Find Arts, 1991, 93, 94, 95, 96, Anton Gallery, Washington, 1996, Daniel Perez Gallery, New York City, 1997, La Mama La Galleria, New York City, 1997, John A. Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery, 1998.

      Represented in permanent collections at Southern Alleghenies Museum Art, Loretto, Pennsylvania, Washington County Museum Fine Arts, Christ Lutheran Church, La Vale, Maryland, Cannery Row, Monterey, St. Jude's Roman Catholic Church, Monterey Peninsula, California.

Connections

Married Imogene Sharp. Children: Micheal, Selena.

spouse:
Imogene Sharp

children:
Micheal Decosta

Selena Decosta