Clinical Professor of Art and Art Education
Phone: (212) 998 5701
Since 1965, Professor Torreano has exhibited his works in museums and galleries of national and international standing. They include, the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, the Indianapolis Museum of Fine Arts and numerous others. He is the recipient of a Nancy Graves Foundation Grant for Visual Artists, a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship and individual grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council of the Arts. He is represented in New York by Feature Inc. Gallery
- M.F.A. Ohio State University 1967
- B.F.A. Cranbrook Academy of Art 1963
- A.A. Flint Community Junior College 1961
Audio Slideshow - Remembering: Neighborhoods & Factories, Flint, MI
Torreano presents a series of striking photographs of many of the abandoned homes and decaying automobile factories of his hometown, Flint, Michigan.
Grants and Awards
- 2003: The Nancy Graves Foundation Grant for Visual Artists
- 1997: Painting in the Round, School of Education Research Challenge Fund, New York University
- 1991: John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
- 1989: National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, D.C.
- 1982: National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, D.C.
- 1979: Creative Arts for Public Service Program, New York, NY
- Drawing By Seeing-Abrams