John L. Moore is active/lives in New York. John Moore is known for geometric abstraction, gestural.
Biography John Moore
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Born in Cleveland, Ohio, John Moore does painting on canvas that is improvisational, mostly geometric shapes of clusters of ovals involving a process of painting, scraping, re painting, and blending colors of a restricted palette of shades of black, gray, white, red, and blue. He has also done lithographs.
He began taking art lessons as a junior-high age student at the Cleveland Museum of Art. After high school, he served in the US Army and in 1962 took a job for the next eleven years with General Motors. Meanwhile, he took classes at Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland and then transferred to Kent State from where he graduate with a BFA in 1972 and then earned an MFA from there in 1974.
In 1973, he began teaching art clas
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