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R C Gorman

 (1932 - 2005)
R. C. Gorman was active/lived in New Mexico, Arizona, California / Mexico.  R C Gorman is known for abstract female Indian figure painting, lithographs.

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R. C. Gorman


Courtesy of Jina Brenneman, Curator of Collections and Exhibitions, Harwood Museum of Art, University of New Mexico:

"I've always felt successful. Even when I wasn't making any money, I just knew it was all there. I always believed in myself. I knew I had talent and there was just no doubt about it. I just didn't give up."

          - R.C. Gorman

Photographs of Taos' Ledoux Street taken by Mildred Tolbert in 1968 show an exotic, charming, untamed, third-world, block-long, dirt path. The beginning of the street was lined exclusively with private residences with the exception of one gallery, The Navajo Gallery.   Its owner was Taos legend R.C. Gorman.

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About  R. C. Gorman

Born:  1932 - Canyon de Chelly, Arizona
Died:   2005 - Santa Fe, New Mexico
Known for:  abstract female Indian figure painting, lithographs