robert edmiston sculpture
Puzzle, pegged and welded steel, 3'x3'x2.5', NFS

Bio

Robert “Bob” S. Edmiston taught sculpture in ECU’s School of Art from 1962 to 1994 when he accepted emeritus status. His architectural commissions included facade sculpture for the Women and Children’s Clinic, Odessa, Texas; interior sculpture for Banker’s Trust, Des Moines, Iowa; interior sculpture for Wachovia Bank, High Point; exterior sculpture at ECU’s School of Music courtyard and exterior sculpture of Charles A. Cannon at Wingate College Campus, Wingate. He had one-man museum exhibits at Witte Museum, San Antonio, Texas; Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, Okla.; Des Moines Art Center in Iowa and Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem. He was married to the late Sara J. Davis Edmiston, a faculty member of the School of Art from 1965 to 1995. Edmiston died April 22, 2016.