MA - Painting, University of New Mexico
MFA - Painting, University of Arizona
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Martin Amorous was born and raised in New Mexico, he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts with a minor in Art History and his MA in Painting from the University of New Mexico. He later went on to earn his MFA in Painting from the University of Arizona. In 1994, he was hired by the Department of Art at Sam Houston State University. In 1995 he accepted the Departmental Chair’s position, where he remained until 2003. Martin remains an active member of the tenured faculty at Sam Houston State.