The Artist Birthday Series

T.C. Cannon

T.C. Cannon: painter T.C. Cannon (September 27, 1946–May 8, 1978) was an important Native American artist of the 20th century. An enrolled member of the Kiowa Tribe with Caddo and French descent. Cannon was born Tommy Wayne Cannon Β and grew up in Zodaltone and Gracemont, Oklahoma. His parents were Walter Cannon (of the Kiowa) and… Read More T.C. Cannon

The Artist Birthday Series

Damien Hirst

Today’s Artist Birthday: Damien Hirst A successful and controversial artist, Damien Hirst was born in Bristol, England, on June 7, 1965. He emerged as a leading figure in the Young British Artists movement in the late 1980s and 1990s. His works, which include dead animal displays and spin-art paintings, have sold for exceptionally high prices.… Read More Damien Hirst