biography of Loyce Rogers EASLEY (1918)

Birth place: Weatherford, OK

Addresses: Hubbs, NM

Profession: Painter, potter

Studied: Univ. Oklahoma, B.F.A.; graduate work at Univ. Oklahoma & Eastern New Mexico Univ.; also with Frederic Taubes.

Exhibited: Bon Marche Gallery Invitational, Seattle, WA, 1964; Nat. Invitational Exhib., The Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 1964; 6th Ann. Exhib. Southwest Am. Art, Oklahoma City AC, 1965; 51st Allied Artists Am. Ann. Exhib., 1965; New Mexico Mus. Painting Invitational, 1968; Ojo del Sol, El Paso, TX. Awards: First award, 48th Fiesta Exhib, 1961 & second award, 50th Fiesta Exhib, Mus. New Mexico; distinguished former student, Univ. Oklahoma, 1963.

Member: New Mexico Art League (hon. member).

Work: U.S. Air Force Acad., Colorado Springs, CO; Mus. New Mexico, Santa Fe; West Texas Mus., Texas Tech. Univ., Lubbock; Rosewell (NM) Mus. Art; Southwest Texas State College, San Marcus. Commissions: many portrait & easel painting commissions.

Comments: Preferred medium: oils.

Sources: WW73; Margaret Harold, Prize Winning Paintings,1(960); Montez, New Mexico Artists", New Mexico Magazine (1963); Wendes, article, New Mexican (1965)."