Name: Stephen Barry LaPierre
Quote: “Paint, paint, paint”
Inspiration from: Life (trials and tribulations)
Colleagues: Caleb Stone, Mark Hayden, Dick Winmill, Jack Welch
Special thanks to: Those who encouraged and inspired me. (You know who you are).
Education: Haverhill High School, Massachusetts College of Art
Style: Approximationism, Plein Air, Realism, Impressionism
Years painting: Watercolors, tempra, since 1980. Oils, since 1992
Lived where: Haverhill, MA.
Traveled where: USA, Europe, and Asia
Taught where: Essex Art Center, Greater Haverhill Artist Association, North Andover Artist’s Guild, and privately
Other interests: Music
Exhibits: Kelmscott (Chicago), Whistler House Museum, Alexander Fine Art, Newmoon (Michigan), Essex Art Center
Collections: Northern Essex Community College, KGR Manufacturing, Michael J. Early, Mann Family, Whittier Rahabilitation, Peter Waldron, Scott Elliot, Benton Harbor, Michigan
Published in: Haverhill Gazette, Lawrence Eagle Tribune, Bangor Daily, Chicago Sun Times, Chinese World Journal, St. Joseph’s Magazine, Habor Guild