John Nelson Battenberg
(1931 - 2012)
John Nelson Battenberg was active/lived in Michigan, Arizona, California, Wisconsin. John Battenberg is known for sculptor-abstract animal.
Biography John Nelson Battenberg
The following is from Kimberly Garrison, General Manager of Battenburg Studios, Phoenix Arizona:
John Nelson Battenberg was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1931. An artist named John Goray first influenced him when Battenberg was about 10 years old. Goray moved into Battenbergs neighborhood in Kenosha, WI from Chicago, IL. Goray became his mentor, introduced him to classical music, books, and art, and encouraged him in painting.
After high school, John chose to study painting at the University of Wisconsin. The Korean War and a brief stint in the Marine Corps interrupted his studies. By 1953, he was back to continue his education, this time at St. Cloud State University in Minnesota. In 1955, he decided he wanted to use the r
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