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ID: 500089276
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500089276

 

Record Type: Person
Adams, Ron (American painter and printmaker, born 1934)

Note: Ron Adams is an African-American artist who studied at the Otis Art Institute.

Names:
Adams, Ron (preferred,V,index,LC,English-P,NA,U)
Ron Adams (V,display)

Nationalities:
American (preferred)
African American

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
printmaker
graphic designer
curator
instructor
graphic artists
printmakers
painters
illustrators

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Detroit (Wayne county, Michigan, United States) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   Santa Fe (Santa Fe county, New Mexico, United States) (inhabited place)
active:   California (Campbell county, Kentucky, United States) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Adams, Ron (I)

Biographies:
(American painter and printmaker, born 1934) ..... [VP Preferred]
(graphic artist, born 1934, active California (Campbell county, Kentucky, United States)) ..... [GRL]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Adams, Ron ........ [GRL Preferred, VP Preferred]
......................  Cederholm, Afro-American artists (1973) 2
......................  GRIL NACO contribution (n.d.)
......................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
Ron Adams ........ [GRL, VP]
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  GRIL NACO contribution (n.d.)

Subject: ........ [Gallery Systems, GRL, VP]
....................  African American National Biography, accessed June 12, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Adams, Ron; graphic designer, printmaker, painter, illustrator, publisher; born 25 June 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, United States; moved to Los Angeles (1951); studied graphic arts at Los Angeles Trade Technical College (1955-1956), drafting at the Manual Arts Adult Night School in Los Angeles (1958), general engineering at Los Angeles City College (1959); received a certificate of trade proficiency from the Los Angeles Trade Technical College (1963); was a technical illustrator for Hughes Aircraft Company, Los Angeles (1962) and a technical illustrator for Litton Industries in Woodland Hills, California (1964); studied drawing at the University of California, Los Angeles (1965) and lithography and metal engraving, at the University of Mexico, Mexico City (1966); designed a wide variety of materials for the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City; became a master printer at Ernest De Soto's Editions Press, San Francisco (1973); opened his own graphic workshop, Hand Graphics Ltd., in Santa Fe, Ne
....................  Artnet [online] (2003-) accessed 15 February 2005
....................  Cederholm, Afro-American artists (1973) 2; p. 2 (Adams, Ron; painter, graphic artist; b. Detroit 1934)
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: nr95026548
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  GRIL NACO contribution (n.d.)
....................  Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 249
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: nr95026548
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/nr95026548
....................  Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery [online] (2003) accessed 18 August 2003
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Cederholm, Afro-American artists (1973) 2
.......... Lewis, African American Art and Artists (2003) 249
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