Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Seymour Benjamin Locks

 (1919 - 1994)
Seymour Benjamin Locks was active/lived in California, Illinois.  Seymour Locks is known for mod sculptor-assemblage, collage.

Biography   Seymour Benjamin Locks

Born in Chicago, IL on Aug. 6, 1919. Locks moved to California in 1931. From San Jose State College he earned an M.A. degree from Stanford. After serving in the Army during WWII, he taught art at San Francisco State College in 1947-63. His last years were spent in Sonoma, CA; he died there on Oct. 5, 1994. Exh: San Jose Art League, 1938; GGIE, 1939; San Francisco Art Association, 1940; Santa Barbara Museum, 1959; SFMA, 1960 (solo).

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Interview with the artist or his/her family.

Nearly 20,000 biographies can be found in Artists in California 1786-1940 by Edan Hughes and is available for sale ($150). For a full book description and order information please click here.

Museums (2 - partial list):  Seymour Benjamin Locks    

Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing