Tony Becker graduated from Yale College in 1981. For the last 30 years he has been making work in a wide range of mediums, from oil paint to rusty metal, paper, wire and wood. Landscapes, angels, nests and birds are some of the subjects of his work. He has exhibited throughout the country in places like The Cincinnati Zoo, The Dayton Experiencenter, Pace University and CREON Gallery in NYC.

His sculpture installation, Exodus/Elegy, concluded the 2007-2008 season at the Weston Art Gallery. He teaches oil painting and Thinking Abstractly in the Art Academy’s Community Education department and works with high school students in the Taft Museum’s ARC program. Recently, he collaborated with children of all ages on House, an installation at Prairie Gallery.

Classes: Introduction to Oil Painting

Greg Albert
Tony Becker
Amy Bogard
Gilbert Born
Lisa Britton
Debbie Brod
Wayman Brown
Ken Landon Buck
Ann Burrell
Cran Campbell
Sandy Caruso
Barbra Coe
April Foster
Richard Fruth
Charles Frymier
Bob Hebenstreit
Carin Hebenstreit
Ken Henson
Woodrow J. Hinton III
Young Hi Lee


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Cheryl Pannabecker
Amanda Parker
Jamie Payne
Margaret Rhein
Rebecca Seeman
Alex Sigal
Marlene Steel
David Umbenhour
Matt Wright