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Norman Barr

 (1908 - 1994)
Norman Barr was active/lived in New York.  Norman Barr is known for mod figure-working class, mural.

Norman Barr

Norman Barr, WPA artist, was born in 1908 and died in NYC in 1994.  He studied at the New York Academy of Art.  In the late 1930's he was one of six artists chosen in a competition by ACA Galleries.  He remained with the ACA Gallery until 1943 when he was inducted in the army.  Through a national competition conducted by the Pepsi-Cola Company, his work was included in a traveling exhibition 1943 through 1944 and was seen at the Metropolitan Museum, Carnegie Institute, San Francisco Museum, Los Angeles County Museum, Cleveland Museum, etc.

His work was selected in a national competition for inclusion in an exhibition at the Tupperware Museum, Florida in 1956, and was included in the "First Cape Cod Art  ...  Displaying 750 of 2349 characters.

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About  Norman Barr

Born:  1908
Died:   1994 - New York, New York
Known for:  mod figure-working class, mural