Untitled (Railroad Car), 1982, Mixed media on board

Raymon Elozua (B. 1947, West Germany): First known for his realistic sculptures of American industrial architecture, Elozua has taught at several academic institutions, including Louisiana State University, where he was artist in residence in the graduate department’s sculpture program. For 20 years, until 1979, he was consultant and curator for the Allan Chasanoff Ceramic Collection, now at the Mint Museum of Crafts in Charlotte, N.C. Elozua has received three National Endowment for the Arts grants in painting and sculpture. In May of 2003, the Mint Museum of Art and the Mint Museum of Craft and Design presented a career retrospective survey of his sculptures, paintings, photography and digital works. Elozua studied at the University of Chicago (Cintas for art, 1981-82)

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