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Robert Gordy

 (1933 - 1986)
Robert P. Gordy was active/lived in Louisiana.  Robert Gordy is known for mod-figurative, patterned graphic painting.

Robert Gordy

Robert Gordy (American, 1933-1986)

He was known for his complex acrylic paintings which featured patterning and repetition, and linear shapes in a flat pictorial space in closely-keyed colors. In the early 1980s, the human head began to emerge as an important element in his paintings and in a series of monotypes created in Santa Fe. (Institute for Research and Art)

Born October 13, 1933, Jefferson Island, Louisiana, he died September 25, 1986.

1956  M.A., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
1955  B.A., Lousiana State Univeristy, Baton Rouge, LA
1953  Studied with Hans Hoffman

Professional Experience:
1965 Instructor, University of New Orleans, LA
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About  Robert Gordy

Born:  1933 - Jefferson Island, Louisiana
Died:   1986 - New Orleans, Louisiana
Known for:  mod-figurative, patterned graphic painting