Gene Owens

b. 1931, Birdville, TX

Gene Owens, Sleeping Tuber, 2015
cast bronze, ed. 1/2; 13 x 7 1/2 x 11 inches
selected work


    Gene Owens (born 1931, Fort Worth, TX) lives and works in Cleburne, TX. He received a BA from Texas Wesleyan College in Fort Worth, and an MFA from the University of Georgia in Athens. He has had solo exhibitions at the University of Georgia, Athens (1961); Fifth Avenue Gallery, Fort Worth (1961); Fort Worth Art Center (1964); Gallery in the Square, Fort Worth (1967); The New Gallery, Fort Worth (1980); and Fort Worth Gallery, Fort Worth (1991). In 2012, The Old Jail Art Center in Albany, TX organized a retrospective exhibition of his work.

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