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John Sokol

 (born 1947)
John Sokol is active/lives in Ohio.  John Sokol is known for word portraits of authors, mythology.

Biography   John Sokol


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Birth date, birth place: August 30, 1947 Canton, OH USA

Primary residence of studio: Akron, OH

Subject matter for which known: Word Portraits (portraits of authors using the words from their own works to form their faces. For example: Walt Whitman's face would be created using the words from his book, "Leaves of Grass") -- also known for tar-and-varnish paintings based on themes from mythology and Dante's Inferno.

Style of work: figurative

Method/Mediums: oils, acrylics, oil pastels, tar and varnish on canvas, and ink and charcoal drawings

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