1930 Born November 13, Madison, GA
2006 Died November 10, New York, NY
1954 - 1958 BFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
1956 - 1966 John Hay Whitney Fellowship
1971 - 1981 New York Council on the Arts Fellowships
1972 - 1973 MacDowell Colony Fellowships, and 1975-78
1974 - 1981 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
A prodigious writer and record keeper, Benny Andrews chronicled his life and work in countless journals, essays, sketches and photographs. This biography is a chronology of Andrews' history illustrated with photographs and documents from the Benny Andrews Estate.