the artist

Frank Hyder

Photo Credit: Donovan Johnson

Frank Hyder

Camden, NJ

Frank Hyder

My work is focused on the relationship between man and nature and metaphysics.

Gallery Photo Credit: Stephen Luttinger Photography

Fast Facts

Name: Frank Hyder


Place of Birth: Camden, NJ

BFA - Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD – 1972
MFA - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA - 1975
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME – 1973

Significant or special training:
Senior Fulbright Research Grant recipient – 2000

Notable or memorable instructors or mentors:
Neil Welliver, Alex Katz

Particular field of study or class work:
Painting, Drawing and Printmaking

Major influences/admired artists: 
Neil Welliver, Peter Paul Rubens, Paul Gauguin
Alex Katz, Anselm Kiefer, Fairfield Porter

Favorite materials or media:
Oil painting, mixed media

School or university affiliation (when Convention Center acquired artwork):
Moore College of Art and Design and the Graduate School of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania

Gallery Representation (when Convention Center acquired artwork):
Moore Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

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