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Arthur Osver

 (1912 - 2006)
Arthur Osver was active/lived in Missouri, New York, Illinois.  Arthur Osver is known for abstract, non-objective painting, teaching.

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Arthur Osver


In 1940, Arthur Osver settled in New York's Greenwich Village and went on to teach at the Brooklyn Museum Art School and then Columbia University. He was awarded the Prix de Rome in 1952, and he visited Italy and France a number of times throughout that decade. He also taught at Yale University and Cooper Union in New York in the late 1950s.

Osver came to St. Louis, Missouri, in 1960, serving as Professor of Art at Washington University until his retirement in 1981. He was the third high-profile artist attracted to the university by Dean Kenneth Hudson, who also hired Max Beckmann and Philip Guston.

Paintings by Osver appear in private collections and museums all over the world. Museum collectors include the Metropolitan Mus  ...  Displaying 750 of 8530 characters.



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About  Arthur Osver

Born:  1912 - Chicago, Illinois
Died:   2006 - St. Louis, Missouri
Known for:  abstract, non-objective painting, teaching