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Hunt Slonem

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Hunt Slonem was born in Kittery, Maine in 1951. His fascination with exotica imprinted during his childhood in Hawaii and experience as a foreign exchange student in Managua, Nicaragua. Slonem received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Tulane University of Louisiana and studied painting at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.

Since 1977, Slonem soloed in over one hundred fifty exhibitions at prestigious galleries. His work is exhibited globally, including in Madras, Quito, Venice, Gustavia, San Juan, Guatemala City, Paris, Amsterdam, Madrid, Stockholm, Oslo, Cologne, Tokyo, and Hong Kong. Over fifty museums internationally include his work in their collections, among them The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York. His work has been shown in thirty-one different museums.

By Hunt Slonem
Untitled Butterflies
Hunt Slonem
oil on canvas
The Countess
2004
Hunt Slonem
oil on canvas
By Hunt Slonem
By Hunt Slonem
Beebaum
2004
Hunt Slonem
oil on canvas
Rudolph Valentino
2003
Hunt Slonem
oil on canvas
By Hunt Slonem