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Artist of the moment……..Jesus Moroles

 

 

Jesús Moroles is a contemporary American artist renown for his large sculptures composed of granite. Jesús Moroles was born in Corpus Christi, Texas in the year 1950. Moroles attended North Texas University located in Denton.

In this clip a sculpture by Moroles is talked about in detail:

The artist is based out of Rockport, Texas.

Below a short interview with the artist:

Moroles was recognized by the National Endowment for the Arts in 2008 for his contributions to the art world.

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Below a link to the website of Jesus Moroles:

http://www.moroles.com/

The largest work by Moroles is a 120 foot by 120 foot sculpture made to remember fallen police officers of Houston, Texas. Since launching his art career Moroles has placed more than 2,000 works of art in collections.

Moroles is also a board member of the Smithsonian Institute located in Washington D.C.

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