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 John Edward Castagno  (1930 - )

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Lived/Active: Pennsylvania      Known for: florals, cityscapes, figure, genre and mixed media abstract painting

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John Edward Castagno,
Born 1930 in Philadelphia, PA ...works and lives in Philadelphia,

MEDIA
Oil, Acrylics, Watercolor, Gouache, Mixed Media, 
Silk screen prints, Permanent Digital Laser Prints.

SUBJECTS :
Pre-1969: Flowers, cityscapes, people
1970- 1976; American Flag Paintings (3 year solo exhibit, cross country
1971-1973); mixed media geometric abstract compositions 2011 to present

SCHOOLS
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
Barnes Foundation, Merion, PA (presently the Barnes Museum, Philadelphia, PA)
              
PRIVATE STUDIES
Elaine Dubrow and Philamina Dellarippa.

COMMISSIONS:
United Van Lines Poster 1976
Pennsylvania Opera Company poster: Rigoletto

AWARDS
1st Sculpture Prize, Upper Merion Cultural Center, PA, 1972
Honorable Mention, Philadelphia Automobile Club, PA, 1970
Honorable Mention, Delaware County Arts Festival, PA, 1970
1st Prize, Delaware County Arts Festival, PA, 1969

ONE-MAN EXHIBITIONS:
1976  University of Oregon Museum of Art, Eugene
1976 La Salle College Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
1975 La Salle College Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
1973 Villanova University, Villanova, PA
1973 Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, New Castle, PA
1972 Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
1972 Lakeview Museum of Arts & Sciences, Peoria, IL
1972 Tweed Museum, Duluth, MN
1971 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1976 University of Oregon Museum of Art, Eugene
1976 Tweed Museum, Duluth, MN
1976 Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
1974 Museum of the Philadelphia Civic Center, PA
1973 Museum of New Mexico
1973 Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
1973 Lakeview Museum of Arts & Sciences, Peoria, IL
1972 Europahaus, Vienna, Austria
1971 Museum of the Philadelphia Civic Center, PA

SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
President and Mrs. Jimmy Carter
President and Mrs. Gerald Ford
President and Mrs. Barack Obama

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Arkansas Art Center, Arkansas
American Heritage Publishers, NY City
Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama
Butler Institute of American Art, Ohio
Carnegie Museum of Art, PA
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Iowa
Delaware Art Museum, Delaware
Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts, PA
Lakeview Museum of Arts & Sciences, IL
La Salle College Museu, Philadelphia, PA
Los Angeles County Museum, CA
Lowe Art Museum, FL
Madison Art Center, Wisconsin
Museum of Art University of Oregon
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Museum of Modern Art, Haifa, Israel
Museum of New Mexico
Municipality of Dublin, Ireland
Pennsylvania Historical Society, Philadelphia
Portland Museum of Art, Maine
Tweed Museum, MN
Wichita Art Museum, KS
William Penn Memorial Museum, PA
Worcerster Art Museum, MA
Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Yellowstone County Museum, Montana

MAGAZINES, BOOKS AND CATALOGUES
Art News Magazine, December 2007, 4 pages of pictures and article
Art Connoisseur Magazine, August 7, 2007, 2 pages by Jeremy Rosenberg, exec. editor
United States Postal Service Old Glory Booklet, 2004, page 27 illustration, 3,000,000 copies
American Heritage Book, June 1976, illustration
Allentown Art Museum exhibit catalog, June 14-November 14, 1976, illustration
Philadelphia Magazine, June 1976, illustration
Temple University School of Pharmacy Collection catalog, Feb. 1977, illustrations
Who's Who in American Art, 1999 through 2010

POSITIONS
Artist in Residence, Villanova University, PA, 1973
Lecturing on art, Renaissance Cruise Lines, 1980s
Official art appraiser, Villanova University, PA, since 2008

EXHIBITION REVIEWS
Philadelphia Inquirer newspaper, March 7, 1971; Nov. 21, 1971 with color illustration; June 25, 1976.
Philadelphia Bulletin newspaper, FEB, 28, 1971, with color illustration; June 27, 1976.
           
PHILANTHROPY
Annually donating art and securing art donators for museums and public institutions since 1972.
Personally collected money, clothing, toys, tents, building  tools to earth quake town in Italy, 1980.
Donating toys and clothing to a Mexican orphanage since 2008.

MEMBER
Philadelphia Chapter of Artists' Equity, 1970s-1980s
Alumni, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Alumni, Barnes Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Induction: President's Forum, Villanova University, PA

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