Theme/Style Figurative art, still lifes
Media Oils, watercolors
Artistic Focus Elmer Stanhope was a modernist. His still life compositions are bright and pleasing, while reflecting a solid understanding of composition and color.
• Born in Berkeley, California, Elmer Stanhope
studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and pursued an art degree from
San Jose State College. He then settled in Hayward, California, where
he shared a studio with fellow artist Will Frates.
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