Rodger Duncan- Art history.

Rodger Duncan Fashion Illustrator.   Many artists of every creative field made their way to the Pines. It’s natural setting was a haven that inspired creativity. It was only natural
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Ferron Bell- Art history

  Ferron Bell  1943-2013 1969   Born Thomas Ferron Bell on Oct. 30, 1943, in Pasadena, Calif., he was the youngest of three children and the only boy. He always had
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Robert Mapplethorpe- Art history

Robert Mapplethorpe  1946-1989 The Pines was a haven for many artists. Here inspired by the beauty of the surroundings their art flourished. Photographer Robert Mapplethorpe was one of the many.
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John Laub – Art History

Artist John Laub was a native of Philadelphia. His family anticipated his entry into the world of business, but he envisioned something different. While attending a small liberal arts college
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Peter Hujar- Art History

Peter Hujar Peter Hujar, who died of AIDS in 1987, left behind a complex and profound body of photographs. He was a leading figure in the group of artists, musicians,
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David Hockney – Art history

 David Hockney – Art history   David Hockney and model Joe MacDonald.   David Hockney,  (born 9 July 1937) is an English painter, draftsman, printmaker, stage designer and photographer. An
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Celebrity history- Joan McCracken 1917-1961 Over the years many people have called Fire Island their home. Among the most intriguing was a woman who rose to fame as ” The girl

The Art of Robert de Michiell

The Art of Robert de Michiell       1958-2015.   Robert de Michiell was one of the most prolific commercial illustrators of his time, with a distinctive style that
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