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Robert P. Buono
Born January 31, 1947, the last and “change of life” son of Sicilian immigrants in East Chicago Harbor, Indiana. Received MFA from School of the Art Institute, Chicago. Numerous other academic credentials. Divorced father of two children. Studio in pristine setting in the Northwoods near Lake Superior.
PHD School of Life and Death, Southeast Asia, 1966-1968.
Numerous national exhibitions and international exposure. Work frequently covered by major media — newspaper, television, magazine, and radio. Creator of the Veterans War Memorial, Lansing, Illinois. Artist/designer for the Vietnam Veterans War Memorial Stoney Run County Park, Indiana. Author of “Murphy’s Dream Vision” — a work of significant social impact, it created a media event that changed the way people perceived Vietnam vets. Creator of Sin Loi/Desidario.
You can read Mr. Buono’s stories and view his slides on his web page. You can see more of Mr. Buono’s work in our Featured Artists and Visual Arts galleries.
“NIcole” – Bronze
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