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artist

John Dennis Cogan, American artist. Recipient Landscape award of merit National Park Academy Arts, Jackson, Wyoming, 1994, Collectors award, 1995. Member Grand Canyon's Trust Landscape Artists Invitational Expedition down the Colorado River, 1999.

Background

Cogan, John Dennis was born on February 24, 1953 in Wichita Falls, Texas, United States. Son of John Patrick and Thrasilla Barbara (Forster) Cogan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1975. Master of Arts in Physics, Rice University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Rice University, 1981.

Career

Geophysicist, Shell Oil Corporation, Houston, 1980-1982;artist, private practice, Houston, Farmington, New Mexico, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Artist: one man show San Juan College, Farmington, New Mexico, 1994.

Membership

Member Grand Canyon's Trust Landscape Artists Invitational Expedition down the Colorado River, 1999.

Connections

Married Karen Elizabeth Smith, May 15, 1976. Children: Jennifer, Tiffany, Kimberly, Courtney.

father:
John Patrick Cogan

mother:
Thrasilla Barbara (Forster) Cogan

spouse:
Karen Elizabeth Smith

children:
Jennifer Cogan

Tiffany Cogan

Kimberly Cogan

Courtney Cogan