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Robert Lee McClain Edit Profile

real estate developer , Art dealer

Robert Lee McClain, American Art dealer, real estate developer. Named River Oaks Tennis Club Singles Winner, 1993.

Background

McClain, Robert Lee was born on October 24, 1953 in Tokyo. Son of Bobby and Fumie (Matsura) McClain. came to the United States, 1957.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Kansas State University, 1976.

Career

Art advisor, private dealer, Houston, 1978-1980; gallery owner, founder, Davis/McClain Gallery, Houston, since 1980; founder, managing partner, Zephyr Partnership, Houston, since 1984. Lecturer Glassell School Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1988.

Membership

Founding member Art Against Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Houston, 1988, Gallery Row Association, Houston, 1992. Gala committee member Diverse Works, Houston, 1989-1990, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, 1993-1994. Special advisor Mayor's Task Force for the Arts, Houston, 1991-1993.

Member Houston Art Dealers Association (board member, secretary 1988-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: tennis.

Connections

father:
Bobby McClain

mother:
Fumie (Matsura) McClain