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Norman O'Brien

 (1920 - 1982)
Norman R. O'Brien was active/lived in Massachusetts, Colorado.  Norman OBrien is known for architecture, buildings.

Norman O'Brien

A native of Massachusetts, he graduated from The New England School of Art, Boston, Massachusettsd, in 1950.  O'Brien spent 10 years in commercial art before turning full-time to painting. 

He operated his own galleries in Laguna Beach, California, and for 18 years in Rockport, Massachusetts.  He moved to Sterling, Colorado in 1979.

Artist's Statement:
My work carries no heavy message -- I leave that to the writers.  My only message is the hope that my viewers enjoy it.  One reviewer referred to my work as "portraits of buildings."  My main objective is to paint the personality and character of these structures aged by the elements and time.  I strive to keep my work simple in these co  ...  Displaying 750 of 1203 characters.

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About  Norman O'Brien

Born:  1920
Died:   1982
Known for:  architecture, buildings