About R. M. Proce
Art Institute of Chicago
American Academy of Art
Institute of Lettering and Design
Has worked as a portrait artist, art director and lettering artist. Has also taught at the institute of lettering and design, along with private drawing instruction. Has also worked in the field of costuming and corporate mascot/logo design and construction.
Has shown extensively in the chicagoland area and is represented in private and public collections throughout the Midwest.
Works in acrylic, graphite, oil, plaster, plastic, wood, decorative stones, sculpted cloth, and paper- mache.
I think that what constitutes great art is a break in tradition. This break should be in a meaningful and substantiated way, a way that explores the depths of the human condition but also reaches out instigate thought and contemplation.