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artist , educator

Robert Harley Seyle, American artist, educator. With United States Army, 1961-1963.

Background

Seyle, Robert Harley was born on October 9, 1937 in National City, California, United States. Son of Robert Van and Kristine (Aam) Seyle.

Education

Student, Loma Linda U., 1956-1958, 59-60;Bachelor of Fine Arts, Otis The Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles, 1961;Master of Fine Arts, Otis The Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles, 1966;postgraduate, Clairmont (California) College, 1978.

Career

Teacher painting and sculpture, Camarillo (California) Cmty. Center, 1970;teacher painting and sculpture, Shasta College Ext. Program, Hynpalm, California, 1974;faculty painting, design, sculpture, drawing, Loma Linda U., Riverside, California, 1976-1979;teacher drawing and painting, West Union (West Virginia) Cmty.

Center, 1982;faculty ceramics, sculpture, drawing, design/composition, Pacific Union College, Angwin, California, since 1991. One-man shows include Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, 1968, Palm Springs Desert(California) Museum, 1974. Works in permanent collections at Palm Springs Desert Museum, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Hollywood, California, Otis The Art Institute of Chicago Storm King Art Museum, New York, La Jolla Art Museum, San Pedro and Peninsula Young Men’s Christian Association, California and many private collections.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at California Museum of Science and Industry, 1966, Otis Art Institute, 1966, Krannert Museum, University Illinois, 1967, California Design X, 1968, California Expo, Sacramento, 1968, Newport Harbor Museum, California, 1969, La Jolla (California) Art Museum, 1969, Sacramento Capitol Building, 1974, San Bernardino County Museum, California, 1978, 79, Riverside (California) Art Center, 1978, Ankrum Gallery, 1978, Luther Burbank Center for Arts, 1993, The Artful Eye, Calistoga, California, 1994, Program Gallery, Tahoe City, California, 1999.

Membership

With United States Army, 1961-1963.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Bible study, carpentry, hiking, teaching.

Connections

Children: Preston Van Seyle, Bryn Leigh Seyle.

father:
Robert Van Seyle

mother:
Kristine (Aam) Seyle

children:
Preston Van Seyle

Bryn Leigh Seyle