[Image of: RSS Feed Icon] Toggle page view between regular and printer-friendly

Person Detail: James Prigoff

Is this YOU? Click here to request an update to your information.

General Information:
Full Name: James Prigoff
Biography:
(1927-2021) Photographer, author. James Prigoff was born in Queens, New York, and died in Sacramento, California. He co-wrote the book, "Spraycan Art."
Author's Timeline:
1927 Queens County
James Burton Prigoff was born in Queens, New York, on October 29, 1927. 
1930 Westchester County
Mr. Prigoff grew up in New Rochelle, New York, during the 1930s and graduated from New Rochelle High School in 1944. 
1987 (Unknown) County
Spraycan Art
(Pub: Thames & Hudson ISBN: 050027469X / 978-0500274699 )
Nonfiction written with Henry Chalfant. 
2000 (Unknown) County
Walls of Heritage, Walls of Pride: African American Murals
(Pub: Pomegranate Press ISBN: 0764913395 / 978-0764913396 )
Nonfiction written with Robin J. Dunitz. 
1997 (Unknown) County
Painting the Towns – Murals of California
(Pub: RJD Enterprises ISBN: 0963286242 / 978-0963286246 )
Nonfiction written with Robin J. Dunitz. 
2021 (Unknown) County
James Prigoff died at his home in Sacramento, California, on April 21, 2021. 

Featured Events
Saturday, June 19
Aimee Wright Clow and Friends
Albany, NY
4:30 PM   |   View Details »
Thursday, June 24
What You Can See From Here: A Convo w/ M.Leky, T.Lewis & R.Cohen
New York City, NY
1:00 PM   |   View Details »
Thursday, June 24
Word Thursdays - Denise B. Dailey and Alice Pettway
Treadwell, NY
7:00 PM   |   View Details »

Browse the NY Literary Events Calendar »
Browse the NY Special Events Calendar »
Browse National Recurring Events »

Explore New York
Albany Allegany Broome Cattaraugus Cayuga Chautauqua Chemung Chenango Clinton Columbia Cortland Delaware Dutchess Erie Essex Essex Franklin Fulton Genesee Greene Hamilton Herkimer Jefferson Lewis Livingston Madison Monroe Montgomery Nassau Niagara Oneida Onondaga Ontario Orange Orleans Oswego Otsego Otsego Putnam Rensselaer Rockland St. Lawrence Saratoga Schenectady Schoharie Schuyler Seneca Steuben Suffolk Sullivan Tioga Tompkins Ulster Warren Washington Wayne Westchester Wyoming Yates See NYC Lit Map Bishop, Elizabeth Cornplanter, Jesse Melville, Herman Clemens (Mark Twain), Samuel Cooper, James Fenimore Gardner, John Barnes, Djuna Harte, Francis Brett Douglass, Frederick Whitman, Walt Paine, Thomas Nabokov, Vladimir Millay, Edna St. Vincent Ali, Agha Shahid View NYC Lit Map Go to home page View NYSCA website
CLOSE
Bronx County New York County (Manhattan) Queens County Kings County (Brooklyn) Richmond County (Staten Island) Poe, Edgar Allan Kubrick, Stanley Hart, Moss Moore, Marianne Craig Kang, Younghill Stein, Gertrude Corso, Gregory Da Ponte, Lorenzo de Burgos, Julia Singer, Isaac Bashevis Hansberry, Lorraine Parker, Dorothy McCarthy, Mary Schomburg, Arthur A. Baldwin, James Cather, Willa Sibert View NYS Lit Map Go to home page View NYSCA website
CLOSE
[Please Wait Spinner] Please Wait...