TITLE

Making Art a Career

AUTHOR(S)
FRANKEL, KAREN
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
American Artist: Watercolor;Summer2001, Vol. 7 Issue 27, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the career of New York City-based watercolor artist Isa Catto. Some of the educational institutions Catto attended to study art include the Parsons School of Design, the University of Colorado in Boulder and the Anderson Ranch Art Center in Snowmass, Colorado. Catto's passion for watercolor painting was inspired by the works of Winslow Homer.
ACCESSION #
53487618

 

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