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sculptor

Richard D Bannister, American sculptor. Recipient Her Honor Pauline M. McGibbon award Canada Agriculture International Wood Carving Exhibition, 1977, Genesee-Orleans Comty. Arts award, 2001; named Outstanding Man American, 1980. With United States Army, 1966-1968.

Background

Bannister, Richard D was born on April 16, 1944 in Buffalo. Son of Leroy Dickerson and Doris Elizabeth (Nesbitt) Bannister.

Education

Associate of Applied Science in Agricultural Engineering, Cornell University, 1964. Student, State University of New York, Alfred, 1967. Student, State University of New York, Brockport, 1972.

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, 1974. Master of Fine Arts, Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, 1977.

Career

Owner Richard's Station. Instructor sculpture Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allenda, assistant director foundry, assistant gallery director, juror, assistant to head sculpture department, 1972-1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Special Cultural Exhibit, Kathmandu, Nepal, 1971, Aaron Gallery, Washington, 1974, La Galerix Pergola, San Miguel, Mexico, 1974, Galeria Artes, Guadalajara, Mexico, 1977, Museum Touch, Atlanta, 1987, Houghton (New York ) College, 1995, Kenan Art Center, Lockport, New York, 1996, Ontario Bible College, 1996, Regina A. Quick Art Center, St. Bonaventure, New York, 1996, Nazareth College, Rochester, New York, 1997, Mikelson Gallery, Washington, 1997, Hoyt Institute Fine Art, New Castle, Pennsylvania, 1999.

Membership

With United States Army, 1966-1968.

Connections

Married Mary Jane Overall, November 12, 1969 (divorced). 1 child, Adrian Richard. Married Mary Francis Mager, January 16, 1981 (divorced 2001).

Children: Victoria Elizabeth, Elisha Richard.

father:
Leroy Dickerson Bannister

mother:
Doris Elizabeth (Nesbitt) Bannister

spouses:
Mary Jane Overall

Mary Francis Mager

children:
Adrian Richard Bannister

Victoria Elizabeth Bannister

Elisha Richard Bannister