George Snyder
About the Artist

George Frederick Snyder was born in 1951 in Charleston,  West Virginia. While studying pre-law at Marshall University, an art elective changed the course of his life.  Graduating with full honors as an art major in 1973, George recieved a fellowship at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, to pursue his studies.  He graduated with a Masters Degree of Fine Arts in 1976. 

George is a recognized innovator in the use of acrylics.  His unique style and pioneering techniques with media are captured in Nicholas Roukes "Acrylics Bold and New" 1990, Watson-Guptill Publications.

He has had over 50 solo exhibitions of paintings and sculptures in cities stretching from Boston to Los Angeles and from Chicago to Miami:

    Longstreth & Goldberg ART, Naples, FL
    Brevard Musem of Art and Science, Melbourne, FL
    Arden Gallery, Boston, MA
    Marguerite Oestreicher Fine Arts, New Orleans, LA
    Eva Cohon Gallery, Chicago, IL
    Dubins Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    The Cultural Center, Charleston, WV
    Shoshana-Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Barbara Gillman Gallery, Miami, FL
    Los llanos Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
    Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC

His art hangs in the permanent collections of General Electric, Federal Express and UpJohn Corporation, as well as in the private collections of Peter Nero, Andre Agassi, Jack Palance and Dennis Rodman.  

His work is in the permanent collections of numerous museums including: 

    Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
    New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
    Vero Beach Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, FL


George lives in Indialantic, Florida with his  wife Jennifer.

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