July16,1938- July 20, 2017
BRUCE H. BOWERSOCK is a native of Baltimore MD and studied art at the Maryland Institute, the Schuler School of Fine Art, and Ringling School of Art in Sarasota FL. He has studied with some of the most established watercolor artists, such as, Tony Van Hasselt, Robert Wood, Don Andrews, and Joe Mayer. Bruce has worked in advertising and graphic design businesses for many years primarily as an illustrator and designer. His fine art and graphic works are in private collections throughout the United States of America.
Bruce moved to Huntington WV in 2000 and has been a member of the teaching staff at Marshall University, Huntington Museum of Art, Tamarack (The Best of West Virginia), and the Renaissance Gallery in Huntington. He teaches drawing, life drawing, watercolor, and acrylics. Bruce teaches several regional workshops every year and individual students in his studio.
Bruce has attained juried status in the following fine art organizations: Baltimore Watercolor Society (Signature Member), West Virginia Watercolor Society,Tri-State Arts Association (Huntington, Ohio, Kentucky) Upstairs Gallery, Ashland KY, Fells Point Gallery, Baltimore MD, and is a founding member of the Renaissance Gallery in Huntington WV. read more