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White Lies Matter series

Posted by on Jul 11, 2016 in artwork, Continuing Projects, News | Comments Off on White Lies Matter series

                                    Beginning in the early 1960s, John A. O’Connor, “the punning, painting, pedagogue” began a series of paintings, drawings, and works on paper that included satire, social criticism, and anti-mainstream commentary on a variety of issues. Taking his lead from artists like Hieronomus Bosch (The Garden of Earthly Delights, The Last Judgment, and The Haywein Triptych) William Hogarth (A Harlot’s Progress, A Rake’s Progress) and Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes...

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John and Mallory Attend the Dedication of the Gary R. Libby Gallery at UF

Posted by on Oct 26, 2015 in artwork | Comments Off on John and Mallory Attend the Dedication of the Gary R. Libby Gallery at UF

Here we are with our friend Duncan Connelly. Great evening! Mallory and John were among hundreds of UF College of the Arts alumni, supporters and longtime friends of the college and of UF alumnus Gary R. Libby gathered at the School of Art + Art History on Sept. 18, 2015 for the dedication of the Gary R. Libby Gallery. John was honored as a  member of the founding board of the Gallery Guild Art Society.  Previously known as Focus Gallery, the Gary R. Libby Gallery is one of the school’s three on-campus art galleries. The 850-square-foot gallery is located adjacent to the lobby of the...

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UF Loop E-newsletter

Posted by on Aug 5, 2015 in artwork | Comments Off on UF Loop E-newsletter

Take a look at an interview with John at http://arts.ufl.edu/in-the-loop/.

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