CountyAnne Arundel County
Media Arts, Other, Traditional Arts, Visual Arts
Artist StatementI’m not motivated by money, however what motivates me is unity, truth and peace; which is the making of a righteous world.” My life is an ongoing classroom of excellence. You can only achieve excellence when you start to look at your own life. This is why it is written “To thine own self be true.” Walk your own path and let others do the same, for the only one you can control is self.
Larry Bacon was born in Washington DC. and now resides in Maryland. He attended Duke Ellington High School of The Arts in Washington DC for visual arts and graduated in 1978 after four years of intense study. After Duke Ellington, he attended the University of DC (UDC) for Advertising and Design for about 3 years. He has also taken many other art courses; two being pottery and painting at Corcoran Art Gallery in Washington DC. Mr Bacon has
Been featured in many art shows. Some of his most recent art shows were with Circle Gallery – The Maryland Federation of Art Maryland - City Of Bowie Maryland City Hall Galleries and Huntington Community Center Art Gallery. Most of his inspiration comes from nature, dreams and his life. He shared that he thinks of himself as a spiritual artist. He give all credit to God for giving him the creative talent and all that have yet to be known to him at this time. His main goal is to use his God given talent in a way that will empower self and others who have the will to make the world a better and peaceful place to live for all.