Ron Kenedi’s work is a personal, vibrant reflection of the many eclectic places and times he’s lived in. Born and raised in New York City, Ron came of age during the volatile and seminal 1960s. He attended Stony Brook University where he studied Fine Arts with mentors including Lawrence Alloway, Allan Kaprow, Nam June Paik, and other distinguished teachers. After college, Ron practiced stone lithography at the Art Students League in New York and taught figure drawing at the Mediterranean Institute in Deya, Majorca, Spain where he was on the faculty with Anthony Burgess and Colin Wilson.
His passion for travel and adventure brought him to the Bay Area in 1969, at the height of the counter culture revolution. There he taught drawing and painting workshops alongside residents including Pulitzer Prize-winning poets Gary Snyder and Allen Ginsburg. Read more
03/08/14: This month Shine is featuring the photography of Nate Eckler. Stop by, grab a cup of coffee, and admire his work!
02/08/14: Come witness the art of Andy Garcia and Matthew Mora!