James Dupree

Born in Pittsburgh, PA, painter, muralist, and printmaker James Dupree earned his BFA from Columbus College of Art & Design, Ohio; attended Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), Philadelphia; and in 1977 he was one of the first African American graduates of the University of Pennsylvania's MFA program. His work can be found in the collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and PAFA. He has a studio in West Philadelphia and directs the Dupree Gallery in South Philadelphia. 
—From Brandywine Workshop and Archives records

Artist Info


Born

April 26 1950

Pittsburgh, PA

Gender

Male

Nationality

American

Heritage

African American