Robert Graham Catalogue
Robert Graham
Biography
1938
Born August 19 in Mexico City, Mexico
1952
Becomes American citizen at age 14
1961-1963
Studied at San José State College
1963-1964
Attended San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco
1985-Present
Becomes Trustee at Otis College of Art and Design, Westchester, California
1992
Marries actress Anjelica Huston
1993
Receives ACLU Freedom of Speech Award
Receives California Governors' Award for the Arts
1993-2000
Joins the Board of Trustees at The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California
1997-Present
Board of Trustees at Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Santa Monica, California
1998-Present
Becomes member of the Board of Trustees at San Francisco Art Institute, California
2000-Present
Advisory Board, Homeboy Industries, Los Angeles; through present
2003
Commander of Merit of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta
2004
Receives Estrellas de Nuestra Cultura Award, Mexican Cultural Institute, Los Angeles
Lifetime Achievement Award of the 24th Roses and Lemon Awards, Downtown Breakfast Club
2005
Receives Hope of Los Angeles Award, Latino Heritage Month, City of Los Angeles
2008
Dies on December 27
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