Michael Velkovich

Penta
Michael Velkovich grew up in New York City and attended Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York. After studying in Germany and France, Velkovich opened an art studio on Neely Farm, near Atlanta. His acrylic painting Penta (1989) is part of Georgia's State Art Collection
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Dobbs, Chris. "Michael Velkovich." New Georgia Encyclopedia. 19 July 2017. Web. 10 April 2021.
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