Monroe-West Monroe: The Northeast Louisiana Arts Council will be hosting a release and book signing of Don Cincone’s memoir “Time Was Not My Burden."
This event will also have a special unveiling of never-before-seen original art by Mr. Cincone along with numerous paintings and a sculpture currently displayed in the museum. Hardcopies will be available for purchase.
Don Cincone was born in 1937 in the small town of Alto, Louisiana southeast of Monroe. Graduating from Carroll High School, Cincone went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southern University. Stationed in Europe while serving in the Army, Don expanded his artistic studies by viewing the works of the masters firsthand.
After his tour of duty was complete, Don lived and worked in California and south Texas before ultimately returning to his roots in northeast Louisiana. A resident now of West Monroe, Don Cincone is a world-renowned artist with his works held by numerous museums and corporations in addition to individual collections by some of the famous names of art and film.
Learn more about Don Cincone by visiting the Arts Council’s website.