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Tony Blue
Dunedin , Florida - United States
Acrylics - Abstract


Tony A. Blue was a very creative young boy in the early ‘60s, constantly trying to sketch and paint what his imagination could see and he still does that today. In 1967, he saw a Michelangelo Antonioni movie called Blowup and decided to add photography to his creative endeavors. He first learned his new craft through trial and error, then with military on-the-job training as a still photographer in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War.

Upon his discharge from the USAF in 1969 and to supplement his painting career, he enrolled in Los Angeles City College to further his photography studies. While there, his work was recognized by his instructor and Tony was asked to do a one-man exhibit, on campus, in the Presidents Hall—his first show, “The Many Moods of Women”, was born. That marked the beginning of his unique and significant contribution to the vast and glorious art world.

In the mid ‘70s and following the completion of his studies, he opened a photography studio in...
website: www.artoftonyblue.com
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Comments

diana ludwig
2007-01-29 09:20:40
Wow, nice job...heading over to your site for a closer look....I like the invention of your term..
Jodi Drinkwater
2006-11-08 13:53:05
Mr. Blue,
"Paradise Lost" is haunting and lovely.

Jodi Drinkwater
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