Artist Stephen Schendel

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  • FASO Artist Website: http://www.stephenschendel.com

  • Year Born: N/A

  • Price Range: $400.00 - $2,000.00
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Stephen Schendel was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and graduated from Eden Prairie High School. His father was the art director of a large Minneapolis advertising agency and eventually founded his own firm which specialized in product design. Stephen took drawing lessons at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts starting at the age of nine and continued art training with his father. He graduated from St Olaf College in Northfield Minnesota with a BA and worked in the commercial art field for 10 years becoming the art director for the firm. Since he also had a strong interest in science, he continued his education and obtained both dental and medical degrees. Combining his interest in art and science he became a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon specializing in facial reconstruction. During his Fulbright Fellowship in France he continued to take drawing classes. He has taught sculpting to surgeons for a number of years and has continued painting and exhibiting during his entire career. He now lives in Menlo Park California where he is  Emeritus Professor, Stanford University.

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