|Publisher:||Educa Vision, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||3.12(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.13(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 10 Years|
About the Author
Jim Hoston was born in Freeport, Long Island and showed artistic talen as a youth. He is a graduate of SUNY at Farmingdale, Pratt Institute, and the New York Academy of Art respectively. He was an Andy Warhol scholarship recipient. A few of the noted professors that Jim studied with are Ted Schmidt, Walter Erlebacher, Xavier DeCallaty, and realist painter Jack Beal.
His painting "Universal Injustice" was featured in American Artist magazine for new emerging artist. He painted several comic covers and illustrated fro McElderry books, McGraw-Hill Publishing, Macmillan Publishing, Precedence Entertainment, Sony Music and more. Recently Jim was included in the Black Romantic Exhibition at the Studio Museum in Harlem and in September has a solo exhibition in Newton, MA.
Currently he is a full-time assistant professor at the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University and maintains a studio with his wife in Brooklyn, NY.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
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