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Gerald Williams

 (born 1941)
Gerald Williams is active/lives in Illinois.  Gerald Williams is known for African-American genre and figure painting, teaching.

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Gerald Williams


Gerald Williams (American, b. 1941)

Painter and founding member of Africobra*, an African American artist collective, Gerald Williams was born in Chicago. He earned a Masters in Fine Arts at Howard University, served in the United States Air Force, was a Peace Corp Volunteer for several years, taught in public schools in Chicago and Washington, D.C. and served as Arts and Crafts Director for the United States Air Force for twenty years until his retirement in 2004.

Williams’ work has been featured in Africobra I: Ten in Search of a Nation, The Studio Museum in Harlem, 1970; AFRICOBRA II, Studio Museum in Harlem, 1971: Afri-Cobra III, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1973; Gerald Williams: Cross Currents, Gallerie LaTaj, A  ...  Displaying 750 of 1308 characters.



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About  Gerald Williams

Born:  1941 - Chicago, Illinois
Known for:  African-American genre and figure painting, teaching