biography of Artus Monroe MOSER (1894-?)

Birth place: Hickory, NC

Addresses: Swannanoa, NC

Profession: Painter, writer, educator

Studied: Univ. North Carolina (A.B.; M.A.); Univ. Wisconsin; AIC; Grand Central Art Sch.; PAFA

Exhibited: S. Indp. A., 1941

Member: Asheville (NC) Art Gld.; Black Mountain AC; North Carolina SA

Work: Asheville (NC) Mus. Art; Swannanoa Community Club; Black Mountain Club House.

Comments: Teaching: Lincoln Mem. Univ., Harrogate, TN, 1930-43; Asheville-Biltmore College, NC, 1946-52; Appalachian State Teachers College, Boone, NC, 1957-58. Lecturer on art to clubs & community organizations; writer on art and folklore. Position: organizer/manager, Art Placement Service of Western NC, 1955-58.

Sources: WW59; WW47.