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Bob Wade

 (born 1943)
Bob "Daddy-O" Wade is active/lives in Texas.  Bob Wade is known for Sculpture, droll photo-real painting.

Bob Wade

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A photo-realist painter who lives in Austin, Texas, Bob Wade depicts vintage photos of early 20th-century western scenes.

He was born in Austin to a family that included Roy Rogers, his second cousin.  He earned a bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Texas and his Master's Degree from the University of California at Berkeley where he was an art professor for eleven years.

He has had three fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and has created a traveling exhibition titled "Hand Painted Photographs: 1839 to Present." Collectors include members of the Royal Family in Monaco, the Santa Fe Museum of Fine Arts, and the Buffalo Bill Historical Center in Cody, Wyoming.

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About  Bob Wade

Born:  1943 - Austin, Texas
Known for:  Sculpture, droll photo-real painting