biography of William Sylvester CARTER (1909-1996)

Birth place: St. Louis, MO

Addresses: Chicago, IL

Profession: Painter, illustrator

Studied: AIC; Univ. Illinois.

Exhibited: Chicago Art League, 1934; AIC, 1937, 1940; Illinois Federal Project, 1937-39; Hull House, Chicago, 1938; American Negro Expo., Chicago, 1940; McMillen A. Gal., 1940; LOC, 1940; CAM, 1940 (prize); Howard Univ., 1941; South Side Community A. Center, prizes, 1941, 1943; Atlanta Univ., 1942 (prize), 1944; Smith College, 1943; Inst. of Modern Art, Boston, 1943; St. Louis Urban Lg., 1940-1946; Barnet Aden Gal.

Work: Atlanta Univ.; South Side Community A. Center; Barnett Aden Gal.

Comments: Position: Instr., South Side Community A. Center, Chicago, Ill.

Sources: WW59; WW47. More recently, see Cederholm, Afro-American Artists.