Thomas Deininger, Fall River, MA Member Since December 2008 Artist Statement (b. 1970) Boston, Ma. Raised in Norwell, Ma. Attended Salve Regina University, graduated with Academic honors in art. Upon graduation was selected to execute two large commissions for a local church. With the money he traveled to Europe. Spent his twenties going from place to place setting up studios, selling artwork. In 1999 He moved to Newport, RI. Where he found a large studio space in nearby Fall River, Ma. to execute large found object works. His work is in numerous public and private collections through out the world. He lives with his wife and three children in Bristol, RI.