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Walter West

 (1912 - 1996)
Walter Richard West was active/lived in Oklahoma / India.  Walter West is known for paintings, crafts, teaching, lectures.

Biography  
Walter West


The following is from Eldon Johnson:

Born:
Walter Richard West, near Darlington, Oklahoma, 8 September 1912.

Education:
Haskell Indian School, 1935
Bacone College, AA, 1938
University of Oklahoma, BFA, 1941, and MFA
1950; mural techniques with Olaf Nordmark
1941-42; graduate work, University of Redlands, Northeastern State University, University of Oklahoma, and University of Tulsa.

Military Service: U.S. Navy, World War II.

Career:
Sculptor, painter,
Muralist Bacone College, U.S. Post Office, Okemah, Oklahoma
Designed official seal for the annual American Indian Exposition, Anadarko, Oklahoma
Dustjacket cover for "The Cheyenne Way", Karl Llewellyn and Hoebel Adamson, No  ...  Displaying 750 of 2240 characters.



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About  Walter West

Born:  1912 - Darlington, Oklahoma
Died:   1996
Known for:  paintings, crafts, teaching, lectures