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William Nichols

 (born 1942)
William Allyn Nichols is active/lives in Wisconsin, Illinois.  William Nichols is known for mod realism botanic painting.

Biography  
William Nichols


A painter and educator, William Allyn Nichols became a painter of close up views of botanical plants in landscape.  From 1970, he was a Professor of Art at the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee.

Nichols studied at the Art Institute of Chicago*, earning a BFA in painting and drawing in 1966.  In 1968, he earned an MFA degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana.  He also studied at the Slade School of Art* in London and had a Fulbright Grant from 1968 to 1969.

Exhibition venues include the Taft Museum in Cincinnati; the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts; and the Springfield Museum in Missouri.


Source:
Who's Who in American Art, 20th Edition, 1993-1994

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About  William Nichols

Born:  1942 - Chicago, Illinois
Known for:  mod realism botanic painting