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Warren Anderson

 (born 1925)
Warren Harold Anderson is active/lives in Arizona, Illinois.  Warren Anderson is known for photo realism.

Warren Anderson

Arizona artist Warren Anderson works in Prismacolor on paper to record the fast-vanishing signs and sites of the American road. Closely cropping his compositions, he deftly renders every detail and nuance of the neon signs that advertise roadside motels, old movie theaters and other businesses from a bygone era.

Presented more as "dignified relics" than cultural oddities, Anderson's works become nostalgic remembrances by the sheer selection of the images, not the manner in which they are articulated. In the spirit of the first generation Photo-Realists, Anderson makes no attempt to idealize what he draws, rendering his signs in all their dilapidated glory. Rich in detail, he highlights gas station pumps, smiling cowboys, "en  ...  Displaying 750 of 1512 characters.

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About  Warren Anderson

Born:  1925 - Moline, Illinois
Known for:  photo realism