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William Augustus Berry

 (1933 - 2010)
William Augustus Berry was active/lived in Missouri, Texas / Italy, France.  William Berry is known for figure drawing, illustration, graphics, teaching.

William Augustus Berry

Following is text of a commemorative talk given February 7, 2010 at the funeral of the artist by John Whelan, close friend of William Berry. 
William Berry: Master Draftsman, Author, Teacher, Mentor, Friend
While I did not actually meet Bill until the fall of 1982, for several years before that I felt - in a very real sense - that I already knew him.
In 1978, while planning a new course in figure drawing, I reviewed a number of potential textbooks - a task I approached with little enthusiasm, as my experience of such books was, almost without exception, very negative.  But then, I came across Drawing the Human Form. Yes, it was a superbly organized and illustrated   ...  Displaying 750 of 6656 characters.

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About  William Augustus Berry

Born:  1933 - Jacksonville, Texas
Died:   2010 - Columbia, Missouri
Known for:  figure drawing, illustration, graphics, teaching