(1913 - 2004)
Lorenzo Homar was active/lived in New York / Puerto Rico. Lorenzo Homar is known for engraving, painting, printmaking, jewelry design.
Biography Lorenzo Homar
Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico in 1913, Lorenzo Homar was an engraver, painter, and printmaker. He studied at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn Museum's School of Art, and Art Students League, all in NY. He worked as a jewelry designer for House of Cartier, and was a founding member of Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño. From 1952-57, he was director of graphic workshops of División de Educación a la Comunidad, San Juan, PR, and Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña from 1957-73, which developed into a resource for discovering young talent.
Homar, born to Spanish parents, was born in Puerta de Tierra, in San Juan. His father was a social events promoter, and his mother an accomplished piano player, thus from a very early age he be
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