Duke Windsor

Born in Texarkana, Texas, Duke Windsor served in the U.S. Marine Corps as a radio operator, combat illustrator/photographer, and drill instructor. After leaving the service, Windsor was a freelance illustrator and amateur rodeo cowboy competing in bull-riding, bare back and steer wrestling events. He subsequently studied classical voice at San Diego State University and later performed professionally with the San Diego Opera Chorus. Windsor holds the rank of 4th Degree Black Belt in Kempo martial arts and operated a martial arts studio for over seven years.

Windsor opened his first art studio in the Gaslamp Quarter in 1994. Since then he has artistically explored a wide range of subjects. Windsor’s Urban-Scapes have been exhibited and received awards at numerous juried exhibitions, group shows and corporate venues in San Diego and Southern California, and they are held in many private collections throughout the U.S. and Europe. He has produced a variety of portrait commissions and military historical works. Windsor works in a variety of mediums including pastels, oils, acrylic, watercolors and linocut block prints. His artistic breadth ranges from plein air, to abstract, to most recently Terra-cotta sculpture. In 2009, Windsor received Art Kudos International Online Merit Award for Acrylic Landscape painting He has exhibited internationally including Ankara, Istanbul, Mexico and Yokohama and throughout the U.S.A.

Windsor is currently an Associate Artist member of the California Art Club, and a former board member with A.R.T.S., A Reason to Survive, which empowers troubled youth through the arts. He is also former Education Chair for the San Diego Museum of Art Artist Guild. Windsor has also served as a member of the Public Arts Selection Committee for the San Diego Regional Airport Authority Art Program. Windsor was the founding Director of Exhibits at the USS Midway Museum, and former Traveling Exhibits Designer at the San Diego Natural History Museum.

Works By Duke Windsor

Blue No. 19 (Morning Rapture)

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Mixed Media

Dimensions: 48 x 36 in

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Fresh white fence

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Mixed Media

Dimensions: 26 x 14 in

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Golden Skies No. 10: River of Gold

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Painting

Dimensions: 24 x 12 x 1 in

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Golden Sunrise Alley

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Acrylic

Dimensions: 50 x 72 in

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Jewel of the City

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Painting

Dimensions: 62 x 38 in

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Just a Little Off

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Acrylic

Dimensions: 10 x 10 in

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Kaleidoscope

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Painting

Dimensions: 48 x 36 x 1 in

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No Time for Rain

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Painting

Dimensions: 72 x 50 x 1 in

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Ocean Beach

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Acrylic

Dimensions: 48 x 108 in

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Pink Currents w/Green Rips

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Acrylic

Dimensions: 36 x 36 in

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Red Asphalt

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Mixed Media

Dimensions: 26 x 14 in

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The Centenarian

Artist: Duke Windsor

Medium: Painting

Dimensions: 38 x 62 in

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