Study for "Faun"

Listing No: 5967

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Artwork Info

FAE Listing No:
5967
Artist:
Ron Cheek (1966-)
Title:
Study for "Faun"
Date of Work:
1998
Signature:
"Ron A. Cheek 1998" at lower right
Presentation:
Framed

Artwork Medium

Type:
Drawing
Sub Type:
Chiaroscuro
Medium:
Charcoal
Support:
on Paper

Artwork Size & Weight

Primary:
35 x 15.75 in. (Paper Size)
Outer Dimensions:

Artwork Condition

Condition:
Was not taken out of the frame but an examination of the artwork's recto did not reveal any issues except for tape residue along the top and bottom edges. The artist had intended that these areas be matted out of the image and the owner preferred the page float in the frame to show the drawings age.

Artwork Provenance

Provenance:
From the Artist Valley House Gallery, Dallas Private Collector, Dallas.

About this Piece

About the Artist

Cheek began his career in architecture. He received a Bachelor of Environmental Design from Texas A&M University in 1989, and then moved to Colorado to practice architecture.

In 1997 he moved to Florence Italy where Cheek to studied Classical Drawing & Painting at the Florence Academy of Art. In 2001 Cheek returned to Texas and began painting, exhibiting, and teaching full time.

Cheek has taught for the Colorado Institute of Art, Tarrant County College, TCU, given private workshops and lectures, and was awarded an Artist in Residency at Texas A&M University in 2010.

Cheek has been very deliberate about advancing figurative realism within the Texas contemporary art scene. In 2007, he founded the Texas Academy of Figurative Art where he is the Director and primary instructor.

For over a decade now, his work could be characterized as possessing a classical realistic demeanor. The subject matter of his work is primarily figurative and still life, with some portraiture. His interest in religion, coupled with his passion for psychology, has led him to a distinctive vision that is both contemporary and infused with faith.

Source taken from Ron A. Cheek, link can be found in "More about this Artist."

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