Herb Roe Mural Artist

Herb roe

Herb Roe (born 1974) is a painter of large scale outdoor murals and classical realist oil paintings. After attending the Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, Ohio for a short time, he apprenticed to mural artist Robert Dafford. After 15 years with Dafford Murals, he left to pursue his own art career. He currently resides in Lafayette, Louisiana. Roe was in born 1974 in Portsmouth, Ohio, USA. He spent his childhood across the Ohio River in Greenup County, Kentucky, but moved to Portsmouth while in his teens. In 1992 he received a scholarship to the Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, Ohio and attended his freshman year there in 1992 to 1993. In the summer of 1993 he met the Louisiana mural artist Robert Dafford when he started a mural project in Portsmouth. He subsequently apprenticed to and worked for Dafford for 15 years. During that time Roe worked on Dafford mural projects in Portsmouth, Ohio, Paducah, Maysville, and Covington, Kentucky, New Orleans, Louisiana, Vicksburg, Mississippi and Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

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Date of birth
Places lived
Portsmouth , Ohio
pop. 20,430 (2013)


1. Columbus College of Art and Design Colleges/University

Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD) is a private college of art and design located in downtown Columbus, Ohio. Originally founded in 1879 as The Columbus Art School, CCAD is one of the oldest operating art schools in the United States. Located in the central portion of Columbus, the college consists of 10 acres (40,000 m) and 16 buildings and is adjacent to the Columbus Museum of Art and Columbus State Community College. Approximately 1,300 full-time students enroll at CCAD every academic year.

Type Private school
2010. 6.25 mil. $
60 Cleveland Avenue, 43215 - Columbus, Ohio
2010. 1,465
2009. 1,499
2010. 11
Acceptance rate
2010. 69.0 %
Local tuition
2010. 24.9 K $
Official web page www.ccad.edu
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Form Contemporaries
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