(1887 - 1932)
Glenn O. Coleman was active/lived in New York, Ohio. Glenn Coleman is known for city scenes and architecture painting, lithographs.
Glenn Coleman's life and art demonstrate the difficulties that often seem to adhere to the artist's calling. He was born in Springfield, Ohio in 1887, living until only the age of 45, dying on Long Island, New York in 1932 after a period of financial struggle and changing art tastes that effected both his style and subject matter, as well as the response to his art.
Coleman had a talent for drawing, which earned him a position as an apprentice artist for an Indianapolis newspaper while still a teenager. He went to New York City in 1905, where his life became a struggle to find time to paint while trying to survive by working at any job he could find, and studying for a short time with Ash Can artists Everett Shinn and Robert Henri. ... Displaying 750 of 2457 characters.