Robert “Bob” Overton Wright was a Professor Emeritus at the University of Kansas. He was born in Honey Grove, Texas on August 16, 1933. Bob received his BFA in art at St. Mary’s College, San Francisco, CA and his MFA in Art at the University of Texas, Austin, Texas. He served in the Air Force during the Korean War. Bob retired from the University of Kansas after 38 years of teaching art. His hobbies included Photography, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Zen drumming, Cooking, Baking and Riding motorcycles.