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artist , educator

Ronald Edward Fondaw, American artist, educator. Ford Foundation fellow, 1977, Florida Arts Council fellow, 1981, Guggenheim fellow, 1985, Pollack/Krasner fellow, 1997-1998; grantee National Education Association, 1988; Kransberg award St. Louis Art Museum, 1998.

Background

Fondaw, Ronald Edward was born on April 25, 1954 in Paducah, Kentucky, United States. Son of Lex Alan and Rose Mary (Holley) Kilgore.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Memphis College Art, 1976; Master of Fine Arts, University of Illinois, 1978.

Career

Instructor, Ohio U., Athens, 1978; associate professor art, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1978-1995; professor, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, since 1997; professor art, Washington University, St. Louis, since 1995. Lecturer, presenter workshops Ohio State University, Chicago The Art Institute of Chicago, Tokyo U. Fine Art, Chautauqua School Art.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions national and international. Several public art commissions.

Connections

Married Lynn S. Shepard, October 7, 1987. Children: Andrea Rose, Wyler S.

father:
Lex Alan Kilgore

mother:
Rose Mary (Holley) Kilgore

spouse:
Lynn S. Shepard

children:
Wyler S. Fondaw

Andrea Rose Fondaw