Raymond Holbert

(American, born 1945)

Raymond Holbert is a Bay Area artist who is African American. He creates mixed media artworks that combine drawing, collage, photography, illustration, and more. His subject matter ranges from a fascination with medicine, science and leisure, to current public dilemmas. Journaling is an important part of his everyday process. He sums it up as “I believe that art is a process that is not part time.”

Holbert was born in Berkeley, California and received a Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, and Master of Fine Arts from the University of California, Berkeley. He taught art and design at San Francisco Community College and is a consultant of African American art and art history.

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