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Robert Martin Harvey, American Artist. Ford Foundation Purchase, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, 1962; recipient 1st prize, Painting of the Year, Mead Corporation, Art Across American, 1965, Honorary Mention, L'Oreal Corporation, Madrid, 1985, Painters for 1992, Cadiz, Spain, 1988; named European representative Galleria Alfredo Vinas, Malaga.

Background

Harvey, Robert Martin was born on September 16, 1924 in Lexington, North Carolina, United States. Son of Samuel Guy and Maggie Pearl (Welch) Harvey. arrived in Spain, 1971.

Education

Student, Ringling Art School, Sarasota, Florida, 1942-1944; student, Louis Ribak, Taos, New Mexico, 1948; student, San Francisco Institute Art, 1957.

Career

Director Cultural Week, Macharaviaya, Malaga, 1989.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, cooking.

Connections

Married Flora Pennington, August 14, 1948 (divorced 1955). 1 child, Marc Scott.

father:
Samuel Guy Harvey

mother:
Maggie Pearl (Welch) Harvey

spouse:
Flora Pennington

child:
Marc Scott Harvey