Where creativity is nurtured, skills are acquired, and art is made
Ron Young received a MA in Art from California State University. He studied bronze casting with the Pomadora brothers in Italy receiving a Roman Art Degree and also studied art at the University in Mexico City. He was a professor of art with a career spanning 40 years.California State University, Long Beach was his last teaching location. He was appointed to a faculty position at the University in Cape Town, South Africa where he was invited for a commissioned stay. Ron has taught at and been director of many institutions including the Academy of Art in San Francisco, Johnson Atelier - Princeton, New Jersey, University of Colorado, and the University Of Utah. Ron Young’s art interest is with Pre-Columbian cultures and his vast knowledge of patination can be seen when looking at his work. His art is included in the permanent collections of the Whitney Museum in New York, the Denver Art Museum, as well as the San Francisco Art Museum. He has shown and is collected around the world.Ron owns and operates Sculpt Nouveau and is known around the world as an expert in patinas. He is the author of two widely read books: Methods for Modern Sculptors and Contemporary Patination. Ron now has a series of videos on metal finishes and patinas; he has conducted numerous seminars throughout the world, and is known internationally for his patinas.
Jul 09 1:00 pm toJul 09 3:00 pm
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Jul 15 11:00 am toJul 16 3:00 pm
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Jul 22 11:00 am toJul 23 3:00 pm