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Floyd Atkins

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Gate of Dreams, 2014 Oil
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Time Passed, 2014 Oil
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Growing A Culture Oil 36x36
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Studio Walk Mixed
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A Quite Day, 2003 Oil
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The Matador and the Ugly Lady Oil
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Hitting the Number Oil
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The Reflector Oil
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Unfolding Crosswinds Oil
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Conversations before The Pieta, 2015 Oil 4ft X 5ft
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Faces of Gentrification, 2015 Oil on Paper 42 X 36
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Confronting Hubris, 2014 Oil 36 X 36
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Another Hubris, 2015 Oil 12 X 12
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Passport
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Quick Facts
Lives in
Chicago
Works in
Chicago
Representing galleries
Member of The Portrait Society of America
Tags
abstract, figurative, mixed-media
Statement

Floyd Atkins lives and works in Chicago. A graduate of Clark University with a Degree in Fine Art, Floyd studied under the renowned artist John Riddle. He also studied at the High Museum of Art in Atlanta and the Art Institute of Chicago, where he lectured on Art History in the early eighties. His work has been purchased by various city government agencies, as well as private collectors such as Master Collector, Paul Jones.Floyd is published in a ''How to Book'' by the Chinese Government for their students to study. He was recently nominated for the 2003 Joan Mitchell's Painters and Sculptors Grant. In 2004, Floyd was one of eleven artist from the United States invited to the 8th annual Summer Summit in Poetovio, Slovenia.