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artist , educator

Jay David McCafferty, American artist, educator. Recipient New Talent award, Los Angeles County Museum, 1974; National Endowment Arts grantee, 1976.


McCafferty, Jay David was born on February 21, 1948 in San Pedro, California, United States. Son of John N. and Lila (Granteer) McCafferty.


Bachelor, Los Angeles State University, 1970. Master of Fine Arts, University California, Irvine, 1972.


Art instructor University California, 1971—1973, visiting lecturer, 1980—1983. Lecturer World Campus Afloat Chapman College, 1974. Instructor Los Angeles Harbor College, since 1976.

Visiting artist Claremont College, 1978.


  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Purcell Gallery, Chapman College, Orange, California, 1971, Long Beach Museum Art, California, 1974, 1984, Newspace Gallery, Los Angeles, 1974, one-man shows include 9 shows Cirrus Gallery, 1975-1986, one-man shows include 5 shows Grapestake Gallery, San Francisco, 1976-1983, one-man shows include Galerie Krebs, Bern, Switzerland, 1976, Baudoin Lebon Gallery, Paris, 1980, exhibited in group shows, Represented in permanent collections Los Angeles County Museum Art.


Married Ellen Montgomery, September 4, 1980.

John N. McCafferty

Lila (Granteer) McCafferty

Ellen Montgomery