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Mauro A. Altamura Edit Profile

writer; artist; educator

Mauro A. Altamura, American artist, educator. Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts, 1988; grantee Artist in Residence, Mid Atlantic Arts Council, 2001 & New York State Council on the Arts, 1981; artist's fellowship, New York State Council on Arts, 1982; New Jersey State Council on Arts, 1985, 1988, 1989, 1998.


Altamura, Mauro A. was born on June 8, 1954 in Hoboken, New Jersey, United States. Son of Angelo and Theresa (Calabrese) Altamura.


Bachelor, Ramapo College New Jersey, 1976; Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts, State University of New York Buffalo, 1981; Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Rutgers University - Newark, NJ, 2009


Visiting professor John Cabot University, Rome, 1990—1998. Associate professor art New Jersey City University, Jersey City, since 1991.


  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include photography Jersey City Museum, 1996, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, 1998, Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, New York, 2005, exhibited in group shows at City Without Walls, Newark, 2005, exhibitions include Vertex List, 2004, Jersey City Museum, 2006, Kenyon College, Ohio, 2006.


  • Other Interests

    Fiction writing.


Married Leslie Kippen, November 12, 1997.

Angelo Altamura

Theresa (Calabrese) Altamura

Leslie Kippen