(1912 - 1993)
John Raymond Terken was active/lived in New York. John Terken is known for public commission sculpture.
Biography John Terken
John Terken was born in Rochester, New York in 1912. He studied at the Beaux Arts Institute. Among his teachers was Paul Manship, whose influence can be seen in this work. He later studied at the New York School of Fine and Industrial Arts, Columbia School of Fine Arts and in a number of art centers in Europe.
Terken was Advertising Manager for the National Sculpture Review, the Board of Education Services, Long Island District and was a delegate to the Fine Arts Federation of NY. He taught at the East Meadow H.S. on Long Island.
Terken was awarded the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award; Lindsey Morris Memorial Prize, National Sculpture Society; and Contemporary American Artists Award, American Artists Professional
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