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John Rood

 (1902 - 1974)
John Rood was active/lived in Minnesota, Ohio / Greece.  John Rood is known for sculpture.

Biography  
John Rood


A sculptor, teacher, lecturer and author, Rood was born in 1902 in Athens, Ohio and studied art at Ohio University. He taught at the University of Minnesota from 1944 to 1946 and at Ohio University from 1946 onward.

Exhibitions:
Durand-Ruel Gallery, 1944
Walker Art Center, 1945
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Annuals, 6 times between 1952 and 1964
Milan and Rome, Italy 1956
Mexico City, 1958
numerous solo exhibitions in New York City

Awards:
Minneapolis Institute of Art
Minnesota State Fair
Walker Art Center

Memberships:
Minnesota Art Association
Society of Minnesota Sculptors
Columbus Art League
Artist Equity Association (national president 1959-)

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About  John Rood

Born:  1902 - Athens, Ohio
Died:   1974
Known for:  sculpture