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artist , educator

Roger Allen Kotoske, American artist, educator. Ford Foundation grantee, 1975-1978.


Kotoske, Roger Allen was born on January 4, 1933 in South Bend, Indiana, United States. Son of Michael and Louise (Gallo) Kotoske.


Student, University Notre Dame, 1952. Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Denver, 1955. Master of Arts, University Denver, 1956.


Instructor Fitzsimons Army Hospital, Denver, 1956-1958, University Denver, 1958-1968. Member faculty University Illinois, since 1968. Now associate professor Vice president, artist Denver National Sculpture Symposium, 1968.


  • Other Work

    • One man shows James Yu Gallery, New York City, 1974, Hiestand Gallery, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1978, Hilton Center for Performing Arts, St. Louis, 1979, group shows include, Galex National 23, Galesburg, Illinois, 1989, Greater Midwest International III, Warrensburg, Missouri, 1988, State University of New York, Potsdam, 1975, Grey Gallery, New York City, 1976, Illinois Painters III, 1980. Exhibited in group show University Delaware, Newark, 1986, University of Illinois Faculty International Exchange Exhibition, Chinese Fine Arts Museum, Beijing, China, 1987, Art Yard, Denver, 1996, Vanguard Art in Colorado 1940-1970, Boulder Museum Contemporary Art, 1999. Represented in permanent collections Rock Hill Nelson Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri, State University of New York, Oswego, Denver Art Museum, others.


1 child, Tamara.

Michael Kotoske

Louise (Gallo) Kotoske

Tamara Kotoske