Frank Lucas

Frank Lucas

FRank LUCAS Graphic designer Frank Lucas was born on August 29, 1930, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He went on to become the first African American illustrator and photographer in Boston’s advertising industry. Raised in Cambridge, Lucas was attracted to art at...
Gus Solomons Jr.

Gus Solomons Jr.

Gus Solomons Jr. Today, we know Gus Solomons Jr. as a legendary dancer, distinguished professor, trusted dance critic, compelling choreographer, pioneering company director—the list could go on. “Dancer and choreographer Gus Solomons jr was born on August 27, 1938 in...
Calvin W. Burnett

Calvin W. Burnett

Calvin W. Burnett Calvin W. Burnett was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1921. He graduated from the Massachusetts School of Art in 1942 and received his M.F.A. from Boston University in 1960. Born in Cambridge, Mr. Burnett was one of four children and grew up...