In 1950 he was selected for an NROTC scholarship at the University of Texas at Austin. Alan Bean Biography: Twelve people have walked on the moon. Choose your favorite alan bean designs and purchase them as wall art, home decor, phone cases, tote bags, and more! Each alan bean art print is produced using archival inks, ships within 48 hours, and comes with a 30-day money back guarantee! In 1955, he was commissioned an ensign in the United States Navy. Customize your alan bean print with hundreds of different frames and mats, if desired. Godspeed, Alan Bean March 15, 1932 - … Born in 1932 in Wheeler, Texas and in 1950, Alan was selected for an NROTC scholarship at the University of Texas at Austin. Only one was an explorer artist, Alan Bean the Apollo XII astronaut, commander of Skylab II and artist. All alan bean artwork ships within 48 hours and includes a 30-day money-back guarantee. Shop for alan bean art from the world's greatest living artists. Astronaut Artist Alan Bean presents the first paintings of another world by an artist who was actually there, including moon dust and bits of Apollo spacecraft. Alan Bean After resigning from NASA in 1981 he devoted his time to expressing his experiences through his art and over the years it has evolved into a mixture of painting and sculpture, often textured with lunar tools and sprinkled with bits of Apollo 12 spacecraft. Shop for alan bean art prints from our community of independent artists and iconic brands.

Alan Bean—Apollo XII astronaut, commander of Skylab II and artist—was born in 1932 in Wheeler, Texas. Estimate: $360 - $460 Description: Alan Bean - First Men: Neil A. Armstrong - Hand Signed - Limited Edition Print - Image Size: 20 1/2"w X 28"h. Limited Edition Of: 200 - The Work Of Artist Alan Bean Conveys The Sense Of Space Travel Not Only Through Subject And Color But Also Texture. In his book Apollo: An Eyewitness Account, Alan Bean says of Reaching for the Stars, "In one sense this is a painting of a universal astronaut, symbolizing everyone who flew in Mercury, Gemini, Apollo, Skylab, and Apollo-Soyuz. Online exhibition of all the artwork of Apollo Astronaut Alan Bean