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Mo's art -the work of Moses E Hoskins
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I do not engage in so-called social media. Altogether, 2 websites and private e-mail comprise the extent of my cyberinput/output. NO cell phone -NO Instagram -NO texting
Moses E Hoskins was born in 1953 in Iowa where he spent his youth and some time as an adult. He was educated in public schools and attended a few colleges in the Midwest before attaining a BFA from The University of Iowa School of Art & Art History later on in 1981 in what could be construed as a last ditch effort at Formal Education.
Residing in New York since 1988, Hoskins exhibits in a variety of . He exhibited regularly in NYC at OK Harris from 2000 until the gallery closed in 2014 with the death of its eminent founder . Hoskins' work is now included in , New York and actual work by Hoskins can currently be seen at in Denver.
As a visual fine artist with roots in figurative rendering Hoskins has worked abstractly and/or nonrepresentationally since the mid 80's. He is a recipient of multiple grants from , and he was a guest at Yaddo in 2010. , possibly influenced, obliquely, through mundane life experience, occasional &/or the passage of time... but mainly, his work doesn't really have much to do with .
politically irrelevant artwork that is not socially engaged - or of its time (evidently)
This site features work produced since 2015. To make inquiries or to see work from before 2016 contact - higher resolution images/jpgs and prices available upon request
untitled/ painting & drawing media on canvas, 54x 48, 2023 / 54823
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