Biography

Vince Hron was born and raised in Omaha Nebraska.  In 1984 he received a B.F.A. from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa and in 1987 an M.F.A. from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.   Upon graduation, he received a Graduate Scholarship to study for a year at the Statliche Akademi der Bilden den Kunst, in Karlsruhe, Germany here he studied with Max Neuman and Norbert Tadeusz.  Following a year abroad he returned home to Omaha, and established a regular studio and exhibition practice.  He was an adjunct faculty member at several area colleges, received numerous regional awards.  In 1996 he accepted a position at Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania and lives nearby with his wife Cindi and their two sons Ethan and Izac.  He continues to paint, exhibit, and teach.  He is currently a full professor having exhibited nationally, and having received numerous grants and awards.