Mr. La Rocca was educated at Columbia University, Pratt Institute, and the Art Students League. He was trained as an architect and for many years, taught the History of Architecture and the Theory of Design at various universities, while at the same time maintaining an architectural practice. In his later years he attended the Art Students League in New York, part of the time on a Merit Scholarship offered by the ASL in recognition of his freehand drawing skills. His work has found its way into private collections and corporate collections. Mr La Rocca lived in Santa Fe, New Mexico and Boulder, Colorado from 2003-2010, and was an active participate in the local art community. His production consisted mainly of large abstract works.
He currently lives in Weymouth, MA, near his son and family who reside in nearby Hingham.
2018 Clemens Gallery Schedule
August 25 - September 27: Lelia Stokes Weinstein
September 29 - November 1: Gail Nathanson
November 3 - November 29: Accepting applications
December 1 - January 3, 2019: Accepting applications
Application to Exhibit
The Clemens and Dolphin galleries are now accepting applications for exhibiting in 2019. If you are interested in exhibiting, please fill out the following applications and submit them to the Library Director: