Edgar Louis Ewing  (American, 1913) 

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Edgar Louis Ewing, Miror Demon (detail)

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Miror Demon (detail)
circa 1955-1960

Grace Lane Gallery
Edgar Louis Ewing, Miror Demon

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Miror Demon
circa 1955-1960

Grace Lane Gallery
Edgar Louis Ewing, Visions of Pythia

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Visions of Pythia
1986

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Edgar Louis Ewing, Sirene

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Sirene
1983

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Edgar Louis Ewing, Interpreters For The Oracle Pythia

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Interpreters For The Oracle Pythia
circa 1983

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Edgar Louis Ewing, Documents Of Pythia

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Documents Of Pythia
circa 1983

Grace Lane Gallery
Edgar Louis Ewing, Hallucination Of Pythia

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Hallucination Of Pythia
circa 1983

Grace Lane Gallery
Edgar Louis Ewing, Pythia Narcotized

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Pythia Narcotized
circa 1983

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Edgar Louis Ewing, Narcotising Pythia

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Narcotising Pythia
1983

Grace Lane Gallery
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Edgar Louis Ewing, The Palace of Knossos Series 11 (5)

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
The Palace of Knossos Series 11 (5), 1972
Oil on gesso panel

 

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Edgar Louis Ewing, Dalzell Hatfield as Matador

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Dalzell Hatfield as Matador, 1956
Oil on canvas

 

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Edgar Louis Ewing, Untitled (Caricature of Ruth and Dalzell) (2)

 

Edgar Louis Ewing
Untitled (Caricature of Ruth and Dalzell) (2), 1961
Oil on panel and ink wash on paper

 

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1913   Born, Hartington, Nebraska
1931 - 1935   Student, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, study with Boris Anisfeld [1879-1973]; later as instructor at AIC
1935 - 1937   Edward L. Ryerson Fellowship for Foreign Travel and Study. Worked, studied, and traveled extensively in France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Holland, Scandinavia, North Africa, and England
1938   Married Suzanna P. Giovan, former art student at the Art Institute of Chicago
1937 - 1943   Member, Faculty of the Art Institute of Chicago
1943   Berthe Aberle Florscheim Memorial Prize for Oil Painting, 54th Annual Exhibition of American Painting and Sculpture, Art Institute of Chicago
1943 - 1946   Member, Corps of Engineers attached to CPIC-RAF (British intelligence) India; Southeast Asia Command, China, Burma Theatre, later the Philippines (briefly as General J. W. Stilwell’s courier), and Japan
1946   Member, Summer Session Faculty, University of Michigan
1946   Professor of Fine Arts, University of Southern California
1947   Pepsi Cola Regional Award for Young Artists, New York
1948 - 1949   Louis Comfort Tiffany Grant for Oil Painting, New York
1950   Member, Summer Session Faculty, University of Oregon
1952   First Purchase Award for Oil Painting, Los Angeles and Vicinity, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
1957   Samuel Goldwyn Award for Oil Painting, Los Angeles Artists and Vicinity, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
1957   Sabbatical leave, University of Southern California; travel in England, France, Italy, Switzerland, and Greece
1962   Ahmanson Purchase Award, City of Los Angeles Exhibition
1964   Sabbatical leave, University of Southern California
1964   Artist in Residence, American Academy in Rome
1964   Travel in Portugal, Spain, England, Holland, Germany, France, Italy, Greece, Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey, Egypt, India, Thailand, Hong Kong, and Japan
1967   Jose Drudis Foundation Grant for work in Greece
1968 - 1969   Andrew W. Mellon Chair, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1971 - 1972   Sabbatical leave, University of Southern California
1971 - 1972   Sojourn in Athens, Greece
1972 - 1976   Eighth annual Award, Los Angeles Library Association
1972 - 1976   Academic years at University of Southern California
1972 - 1976   Summers in Athens studio
1978   Retirement as Professor Emeritus, University of Southern California
1978 - 1984   Resident, Athens, Greece, studio at Odos Piraeus 6
1987   Distinguished Professor Emeritus, University of Southern California
1987   Return to Athens studio.
1992   to Present: Resident, Los Angeles studio
2003   Lifetime Achievement Award, American Watercolor Society
1993   Los Angeles, Edgar Ewing: The Classical Connection, Fisher Gallery, University of Southern California, December 14, 1993 -February 12, 1994; catalogue
1978   University Galleries, University of Southern California, April 20-May 18
1976   Palm Springs, Edgar Ewing, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, California, November 3-January 2, 1977; catalogue
1974   Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park, January 30-March 3
1973   National Gallery, Athens, Greece, January; catalogue
1971   Esther Bear Gallery, Santa Barbara, California, November 30-December 30
1969   Hewlett Gallery, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January 27-February 14
1967   Esther Bear Gallery, Santa Barbara, California, October 29-November 24
1965   Dalzell Hatfield Galleries, The Roman Series: Paintings, Monotypes, Bronzes, Los Angeles, March 20-April 17
1963   Dalzell Hatfield Galleries, Edgar Ewing - 1963, Los Angeles, October 15-November 9
1961   Dalzell Hatfield Galleries, Los Angeles, June 14-July 15
1960   Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California, January 10-January 31
1958   Dalzell Hatfield Galleries, Los Angeles, June 16-July 16
1956   Hewlett Gallery, College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 12-March 31
1956   Dalzell Hatfield Galleries, Los Angeles, September 15-October 15
1955   Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California, January 10-January 31
1954   Dalzell Hatfield Galleries, Los Angeles, November 30-December 30
1952   Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California, February 3-March 2
1948   Stanford University Gallery, Palo Alto, California, January-February
1948   M. H. DeYoung Memorial Museum, San Francisco, March
1947   Pepsi Cola Opportunity Gallery, New York, November 2-December 6
   Harias Livas, Edgar Ewing In Greece, The Greek American Journal, pgs. 8-9, Jan. 1992
   Fredrick Page, Fragments of An Unseen World, The Greek-American Review, July, 1994 (cover illus., and pgs. 7-10) [excerpted from The Classical Connection, catalogue at U.S.C., 12/93-2/94]
   Hermes Magazine The Classical Connection on Canvas, interview, September, 1999