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Mike Geno
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Mike Geno grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and long ago,while studying at a local Penn State University campus, as a business major, discovered that he finally found he had a passion for something. After transferring to Tyler School of Art, life began. After graduating with a BFA from Tyler in 1995, he worked as a meat cutter in a wholesale and deliberated Graduate School for three years. Later, while earning his MFA at Southern Illinois University (in Carbondale) and emersing himself into the world of kitsch and obsessive collecting, he discovered his love for teaching and need for play were interrelated and essential to his studio productivity... The sun shines, birds sing and one day perhaps a small side street will be named after him.
Mike works in a variety of mediums but focuses mostly on painting & drawing in his studio while exploring consumer…

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  • Born on April 30
  • Joined January 18, 2006

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paint, ink, paper, wood

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About

Mike Geno
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Mike Geno grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and long ago,while studying at a local Penn State University campus, as a business major, discovered that he finally found he had a passion for something. After transferring to Tyler School of Art, life began. After graduating with a BFA from Tyler in 1995, he worked as a meat cutter in a wholesale and deliberated Graduate School for three years. Later, while earning his MFA at Southern Illinois University (in Carbondale) and emersing himself into the world of kitsch and obsessive collecting, he discovered his love for teaching and need for play were interrelated and essential to his studio productivity... The sun shines, birds sing and one day perhaps a small side street will be named after him.
Mike works in a variety of mediums but focuses mostly on painting & drawing in his studio while exploring consumer kitsch marketing online. His work is varied in both format and subject while admittedly he recognizes some connecting links : his personality, his own seduction by paint, and his obsession of kitsch and in insatiable appetite for beautiful food.
check out more info and art at : www.mikegeno.com

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