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About Robert Dafford And Dafford's Mural Team



Artists, Robert Dafford

He enjoys collaborating with interior designers, architects, historians, choreographers, or directors to create specialized painted effects for their projects.

Dafford has painted over
300 murals across the United States, Canada, France,
Belgium, and England.

He has been painting murals, signs and fine art paintings for 35 years.

In the past fifteen years, Dafford has concentrated on working along the Ohio River, painting over two hundred citation needed large historical images of cities on their floodwalls.
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ne of America's most prominent mural artists, Robert Dafford considered his artistic career began as early as high school.

His studies in art at the University of Southwestern Louisiana were interrupted by the Vietnam war, and he served for three years as a naval illustrator and draftsman aboard the U.S.S. Independence in the Mediterranean.

Since then, he has painted more than fifty murals, ten of which are in Canada and some in Europe.

Brother and fellow artist Douglas Dafford often collaborated; Douglas handling the engineering challenges, while Robert concentrated on the artistic aspects of a project
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Brother and fellow
artist Douglas Dafford

"Advanced Perspective, And Realist Technique"

Robert Dafford is one of the foremost mural artists in the United States today, The Louisiana native is constantly sought out for his dramatic, large scale illusions.

 


"dramatic, large
scale illusions"

His ability to enhance or develop space and create photographic realism in a variety of styles for specific locations and themes has made him valuable to downtown development, revitalization, and historic organizations; as well as government, corporate, religious, theatrical, and private endeavors.

He enjoys collaborating with interior designers, architects, historians, choreographers, or directors to create specialized painted effects for their projects.

In his career, he has created a variety of sets, backdrops, and costumes for dance companies, Mardi Gras krewes, arts council events, museum exhibits, as well as for many school productions from university level to elementary schools.

 

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