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artist

Paul Vázquez, American artist. Named Kate Neal Kinely Fellow University Illinois, 1957; recipient purchase award Butler Institute American Art, Youngstown, Ohio, 1958, Connecticut Committee on the Arts grant, 1974, University Bridgeport grant, 1978. Captain United States Air Force, 1957-1959.

Background

Vázquez, Paul was born on September 19, 1933 in Brooklyn.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1956; Master of Fine Arts, University of Illinois, 1957.

Career

Adjunct professor Art, Hunter College, New York City, 1963; assistant professor Art, Bennet College, Millbrook, New York, 1963-1966; assistant professor Art, Western Connecticut State College, Danbury, 1966-1969; professor Art, U. Bridgeport (Connecticut), 1967-1990.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Museum Art, Science and Industry, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1968, Paley & Lowe, Incorporated, New York York City, 1971-1973, David Findlay Gallery, New York City, 1976, 78, 80, On the Wall Gallery, London, 1986, Kipa Contemporary Art, London, 1988, 89. Group shows include Allen Stone Gallery, New York City, Art Institute Chicago, 1972, New Britain Museum, 1978, New London, 1978, Hartford Atheneum, 1983, Jane Baum, New York City, 1984, London Art Fair, 1986, Carlson Art Gallery University Bridgeport, 1987, Penson Gallery, New York City, 1988, 89, Rus. Gallery, Southampton, New York, 1990, Galerie Lamaignere Saint-Germain, Paris, 1990, Galleria del Naviglio, Milan, 1990, Tatistcheff, New York City, 1991.

Membership

Captain United States Air Force, 1957-1959.

Connections

Son of John University and Manuela (Mayen) V. Divorced; children: Christopher, Anna.

father:
John University Vázquez

mother:
Manuela (Mayen) Vázquez

children:
Christopher Vázquez

Anna Vázquez