Ed Letven: Background

Graduated from Olney HS Philadelphia with a 4 year scholarship to the then Phila. Museum School of Art,(now UARTS). I majored in Adveritising Design and Photography after two years of classical drawing and painting. 


After a 2 year hitch in the Army, attended University of Pennsylvania and took classes in

journalism, sociology and other academic subject for two more years. 


First found work as a free lancer and later as an agency art director.


In 1968 started a design studio focused on corporate identity work which grew and became a full service marketing organization in Horsham PA.

1997 sold the company and returned to art: at first landscapes in watercolor, in 2005 , Oils  later still life and abstract expressionism in all mediums.


Exhibits, teaches weekly classes in home studio (Abington Township PA, and conducts workshops primarily in Montgomery County and Bucks County PA. 


A few quick examples of work can be seen on the slide show to the right. Hover cursor over image for more info.


For a larger portfolio of paintings click "galleries" at the top of the page and select from dropdown.


Comments and purchasing information about the work are invited by clicking "Contact"

For info on the above paintings, hover cursor over the image.

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The House with Teal Shutters

Watercolor 19" x 25" Painted April 2015 at Washington Crossing Park Bridge PA