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NORMAN ROCKWELL. by Ethan Kozo. EARLY LIFE. Born in 1894, in New York City Grew up in a rough and tough neighborhood Was super skinny and terrible at sports Drawing was the only thing he’s good at Left high school to go to art academies

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Norman rockwell
NORMAN ROCKWELL

  • by Ethan Kozo


Early life
EARLY LIFE

  • Born in 1894, in New York City

  • Grew up in a rough and tough neighborhood

  • Was super skinny and terrible at sports

  • Drawing was the only thing he’s good at

  • Left high school to go to art academies

  • Loved the work of Howard Pyle, an artist who did realistic paintings of King Arthur or pirates


Influences training
Influences, Training

  • Was taught by Thomas Fogarty and George Bridgman at the Art Students League

  • Attended the National Academy of Design

  • Clyde Forsythe, a cartoonist and illustrator, urged Rockwell to send a cover illustration to the Saturday Evening Post, at that time a popular weekly magazine


Career highlights
Career Highlights

  • Rockwell’s first cover on the Saturday Evening Post appeared in 1916, when Norman was 22 years old. It features two boys who are making fun of a third boy because he has to babysit.


Favorite paintings
FAVORITE PAINTINGS

  • Rockwell was known for his sense of humor and his paintings represented everyday things

  • Rockwell used lots of kids in his paintings and was very creative with people’s expressions like in “Boy on High Dive”


Other favorites
OTHER FAVORITES

  • In “Going and Coming”, you can see how everyone looks excited on the way there, and everyone looks sleepy on the way back


Favorite paintings1
FAVORITE PAINTINGS

  • I like this painting because it has a lot of detail and it looks like the dog is about to lick the paint


Later life
LATER LIFE

  • Later he lived in Stockbridge, Massachusetts

  • He soon died in 1978

  • He could draw people and objects as well as any other artist and used lots of detail in his paintings


Museums where you can find his art
Museums where you can find his art

  • Amon Carter Museum, Fort Worth, Texas

  • Delaware Museum of Art, Wilmington, Delaware

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York,New York

  • Norman Rockwell Museum at Stockbridge, Stockbridge, Massachusetts


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