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Ralph Goings

 (born 1928)
Ralph Ladell Goings is active/lives in California.  Ralph Goings is known for super real genre-figure, still life.

Ralph Goings

Ralph Goings is considered to be one of the most skilled artists of the photo-realist movement. He received his undergraduate degree in art at the California College of Arts and Crafts, in Oakland California.

In 1966, Goings attended Sacramento State University and got a Masters degree in Fine Art. His experience there spawned his realistic approach to painting.

Goings traveled around California taking photographs of pick-up trucks which he would later use for the basis of his paintings. Once he selected the image he wanted to use, he would project the slide onto a canvas and pencil in the lines and details. The photograph would eventually be transformed into a painting but with more detail and clarity than the human eye cou  ...  Displaying 750 of 1457 characters.

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About  Ralph Goings

Born:  1928 - Corning, California
Known for:  super real genre-figure, still life