Born in Nikshitch, Montenegro on Dec. 9, 1901. Vuchinich studied at the University of Serbia. After immigrating to NYC, he studied art at the NAD and Beaux Arts Institute of Design under Aitken, Lawrie, Jones, and Curran. He worked as a portrait painter in Santa Barbara, CA 1921 until 1940 while maintaining a NYC address. He died in Miami, FL on Feb. 5, 1974. Member: NSS. Exh: NAD, 1922; Ferargil Gallery (NYC), 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Who's Who in California
1928; American Art Annual
1929; Who's Who in American Art
1936-41; Contemporary American Sculpture
; Southern California Artists
(Nancy Moure); Social Security Death Index (1940-2002).Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here