Famous for its grant wood collection and studio, the crma has more than 5,000 works of art spanning 2,000 years, including works by marvin cone, bertha jaques, james swann, malvina hoffman. One of the major american regionalist painters along with thomas hart benton and john steuart curry, grant wood was born in anamosa, iowa, and spent his childhood in cedar rapids. I biography in 1891, grant wood was born to hattie weaver and francis maryville wood on a farm near anamosa, iowa, a rural town with a population of about 2,000. Discover unexpected relationships between famous figures when you explore our group of famous people named wood. Grant wood born grant devolson wood feb 13, 1891 anamosa, iowa died feb 12, 1942 (at age 50) iowa city, iowa nationality american education school of the art. Gothic tale: a biography of grant wood “i’m the plainest kind of fellow you can find,” painter grant wood told an interviewer in the 1930s, the height of his fame. Grant wood's biography view biography of grant wood with birthdate, birthplace, birthname and height at famous biography. Npr coverage of american gothic: the biography of grant wood's american masterpiece by thomas hoving and grant wood news, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
Get information, facts, and pictures about grant wood at encyclopediacom make research projects and school reports about grant wood easy with credible articles from. Grant wood: grant wood, american painter who was one of the major exponents of midwestern regionalism, a movement that flourished in the united states during the 1930s. By marc vincent the new biography grant wood: a life will surely provoke much discussion -- of its subject, and his art it joins the trend in american art scholarship that focuses on. Grant wood, american gothic, 1930, oil on beaver board, 78 x 653 cm / 30-3/4 x 25-3/4 inches (the art institute of chicago) speakers: dr beth harris and dr.
Multimedia for grant wood stained glass window designed by grant wood in the veterans memorial building, cedar rapids, iowa. American gothic has 30 ratings and 7 reviews bryan said: hoving provides some interesting tidbits on not only the painting, but on art appreciation in g.
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A quick overview of the life and art of grant wood for educational purposes. Grant wood was born on february 13, 1891 on his parents' farm four miles east of anamosa, iowa, where he spent the first ten years of his life. Grant wood biography - the life and works of the artist, with prints and bibliography. Dame maggie smith was born margaret natalie smith in essex her scottish mother 1891-1942 american gothic margaret raised in kenya a biography of grant wood. Grant wood (february 13, 1891 – february 12, 1942) is iowa’s most famous artist and his painting american gothic is one of america’s most famous paintings. Grant wood was born on feburary 13, 1891 in anamosa, iowa after graduating from high school in 1910, he enrolled in an art school in minneapolis three years later, wood enrolled at the. Mr grant wood serves as senior vice president of palladium capital advisors, llc before joining palladium in 2005, mr wood served as vice president of sales of forward management and its.
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