Thesis MT ART P833 - Polyphony / by George Porcari (GART 1987).

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38-RG 38.04-MT ART P833

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Polyphony / by George Porcari (GART 1987).


  • 1987 (Creation)


47 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm.

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George Porcari was born in Lima, Peru on May 01, 1952. His family moved to the United States when he was 10½ and settled in Gardena, California. After graduating from a technical high school which trained him to be an auto mechanic, he moved to New York City where he eventually worked at the Strand bookstore. He moved back to California to attend Art Center and graduated with a Master’s degree in Fine Art in 1987. Having been a student worker in the library, he was promoted to Acquisitions Librarian in March 1988 and spent almost his entire career in that position. He retired from ArtCenter’s library on June 16, 2017.

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Copyright held by George Porcari. Digital materials and catalog records are made available for educational and research purposes only and cannot be reproduced, distributed, or published without written permission from Art Center College of Design.

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  • Alphanumeric designations: 33220000270897

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