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Edward Faiers

 (1908 - 1985)
Edward Spencer Faiers was active/lived in Tennessee, New York.  Edward Faiers is known for dance figurative, graphics, sculptor.

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Edward Faiers


Edward Faiers was a painter in oil and tempera of cheerful subject matter such as garden scenes and dance figures in vividly colored abstract style.

Born in Newquay, England and raised in Canada, Faiers was loosely associated with a group of Canadian painters called the Indian Space.  He studied at the Banff School of Fine Arts at the University of Alberta, and later with Will Barnet at the Art Students League of New York.  In 1952, Faiers settled in Memphis, Tennessee to teach as Professor of Painting and Printmaking at what is now the Memphis College of Art. From 1952 he was Chairman of the Department.

After an initially rocky transition to the South, Faiers became a popular instructor and was eventually so accept  ...  Displaying 750 of 10174 characters.



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About  Edward Faiers

Born:  1908 - Newquay, England
Died:   1985 - Memphis, Tennessee
Known for:  dance figurative, graphics, sculptor