Edward Loper, Jr.

Wilmington, Delaware born. Edward Loper, Jr. is a self taught artist whose own technique is what's described as "A way to see" has lead him to success over the past five decades.

Since the early 1960's, Edward's works have been showcased not only in the prestigious Barnes Foundation, but also in numerous National Exhibitions, Cultural Festivals and Publications such as Delaware Today Magazine and Vistas publication of the Barnes Foundation. His paintings are also collected not only by private collectors, but also corporate art collections such as Wilmington Trust, Blue Cross, Christiana Care and Delaware Trust.

Edward Loper, Jr. taught Art, Photography and Woodworking at Wilmington High School in the 1960's. He also instructed art, pottery and sculpture at the West End Neighborhood House and Kingwood Center. In the 1970's he headed the Visual Arts Department at Christiana Cultural Arts Center. He also attended the Barnes Foundation in Merlon, PA in 1977 to 1978.