A  sculpture and ceramics professor at Armstrong State University in Savannah, John G. Jensen was born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. He has won many awards throughout his career, including a fellowship for sculpture by the National Endowment for the Arts, and he was named the Georgia Art Education Association’s Youth Art Month Artist. He was also selected and featured as one of “Five Outstanding Artists to Collect” from the city of Savannah.

Two Swimming Heads: As Seen at the Beach-—Tybee Island
Two Swimming Heads: As Seen at the Beach-—Tybee Island

Courtesy of Georgia Council for the Arts.

Jensen’s mixed-media work Two Swimming Heads: As Seen at the Beach—Tybee Island (1988) is part of Georgia’s State Art Collection.

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Two Swimming Heads: As Seen at the Beach-—Tybee Island

Two Swimming Heads: As Seen at the Beach-—Tybee Island

Two Swimming Heads: As Seen at the Beach—Tybee Island (1988) by John G. Jensen is part of Georgia's State Art Collection. According to Jensen," This piece has a lengthy title because it is a good descriptor of the experience that inspired this piece." Mixed media, 12 x 44 x 28 inches

Courtesy of Georgia Council for the Arts, Georgia's State Art Collection.