Why did Romare Bearden become a collage artist?: Romare Bearden in his studio, 1972

Why did Romare Bearden become a collage artist?

Why did Romare Bearden become a collage artist?: Romare Bearden in his studio, 1972

Romare Howard Bearden was born on September 2, 1911, to (Richard) Howard and Bessye Bearden in Charlotte, North Carolina, and died in New York City on March 12, 1988, at the age of 76. His life and art are marked by exceptional talent, encompassing a broad range of intellectual and scholarly interests, including music, performing arts, history, literature and world art. Bearden was also a celebrated humanist, as demonstrated by his lifelong support of young, emerging artists.

Romare Howard Bearden was born on September 2, 1911, to (Richard) Howard and Bessye Bearden in Charlotte, North Carolina, and died in New York City on March 12, 1988, at the age of 76. His life and art are marked by exceptional talent, encompassing a broad range of intellectual and scholarly interests, including music, performing arts, history, literature and world art. Bearden was also a celebrated humanist, as demonstrated by his lifelong support of young, emerging artists.

Romaire Bearden, Harlem Renaissance. Recommended by Andrea Beaty, author of Artist Ted.

Romaire Bearden, Harlem Renaissance. Recommended by Andrea Beaty, author of Artist Ted.

Romare Bearden. http://www.pegalstonfinearts.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/Romare_Bearden_-_Mother_Child.jpeg

Creative Tots Artist Of The Month – Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden. http://www.pegalstonfinearts.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/Romare_Bearden_-_Mother_Child.jpeg

Romare Bearden (Sept. 2, 1911 – March 12, 1988) was an African-American artist and writer. He worked in several media including cartoons, oils, and collage. In its obituary for him, the New York Times called Bearden "one of America's pre-eminent artists" and "the nation's foremost collagist.”

Romare Bearden (Sept. 2, 1911 – March 12, 1988) was an African-American artist and writer. He worked in several media including cartoons, oils, and collage. In its obituary for him, the New York Times called Bearden "one of America's pre-eminent artists" and "the nation's foremost collagist.”

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