|George F. Kocar is an award winning artist who has exhibited his paintings|
in over fifty solo shows and over four hundred juried or invitational shows
across the United States. He has won numerous awards including a Jurors
award at The Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown, Ohio in 1985 and 1998;
Best of Show at the Ohio Exposition Center in Columbus, Ohio in 1998;
an award for printmaking at The Society of American Graphic Artists in New York, New York in 2002;
First Place for painting at The Zanesville Art Museum Annual Exhibition in 2007; First Place in Category at
Boston Mills in 2009. He is listed in Who's Who in American Art.He has a B.A.
from Cleveland State University (Class of 1977) Cleveland, Ohio and a M.F.A.
from Syracuse University (Class of 1983) Syracuse, New York.
He was an Adjunct Instructor at Ashland University.