Douglas Boyd About
Artist Douglas Boyd was born in Harlem, N.Y and grew up in the South Bronx. At age 11 he received a Sach's New York Public School Art Scholarship. He pursued his interest in art at New York's High School of Art and Design and at DeWitt Clinton High School in the Bronx. While in pursuit of his fine arts degree at Howard University. he was fortunate to have studied under such notable/great artists as Dr. Jeff Donaldson,Dr.Tritobia H. Benjamin, Dr. Albert J. Carter, Skunder Boghossian, Lois M. Jones, Al Smith, James Phillips, Frank Smith, Charles White, Mildred Thompson, Elizabeth Catlett, and Wadsworth Jarrell,Starmanda Bullock to name a few. During his years at Howard, Douglas had the pleasure of studying with contemporary artists Jesse A. Henry, Ruth R. Flemming, Kabuya Pamela Bowens and Reginald Pointer, again to name a few.