John Ferren was an American painter with an abstract expressionist painter. John Ferren was born in Pendleton, Oregon in the year 1905.
Ferren attended the California School of Fine Arts located in San Francisco, California.
The artist also worked as a painter of still lifes and as a sculptor.
He followed this by taking classes in Europe at the Sorbonne, the University of Florence, the Academy de la Grande Chaumier, the University of Salamanca, Academy Ranson, and the Academy Colarossi.
Ferren taught at the collegiate level working at the Brooklyn Museum School, Cooper Union College, and Queens College.
The artist worked in many mediums including oils, casein, pastel, gouache, and watercolor. In some of his paintings Ferren including sand.
Price range information: Works range from $10,000 to $125,000.
John Ferren passed away in 1970. He was 64 years of age.
John Ferren developed a great style of painting with a great use of color. His works have a great sense of fluidity and motion.