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Romare Bearden
(1914 - 1988)

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1912 Born 2 September in Charlotte, North Carolina
1924 Family moves to New York City
1925 Moves to Pittsburgh
1935 Graduates from New York University with a degree in mathematics
1936 Studies with George Grosz at the Art Students League
1938 Employed intermittently as a case worker for the Department of Social Services until 1966
1940 Establishes his first studio in Harlem, at 306 West 125th Street
1941 Joins the "306" group, becomes a member of the Harlem Artists Guild
1942 Serves in the army for three years
1950 Studies philosophy and painting in Paris at the Sorbonne until 1954
1954 Marries Nanette Rohan
1954 Returns to New York
1988 Awarded President's National Medal of Art
1988 Dies 12 March
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