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Mel Casas

 (born 1929)
Mel Casas is active/lives in Texas.  Mel Casas is known for mod figure-genre, non objective painting.

Biography   Mel Casas


"Melesio Casas was born in El Paso, Texas, in 1929.  He attended the public school system and graduated from Texas Western College with a bachelor's degree in arts in 1956.  Later, Casas graduated with a master's degree in arts in 1958 from the University of the Americas in Mexico City.  Casas is presently teaching in the Department of Art at San Antonio College. Casas says when describing his art, "I'm dealing with the power of the cinema, the power of advertising, as in T.V.".

The television and movie screens play a very important role in Casas' series entitled Humanscapes.  The artist says, "I can't deal without propaganda...we are bombarded by this constantly on T.V."  Casas has also i   ...  Displaying 750 of 1663 characters.

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