Ceprano was born in Providence, Rhode Island, July 6th 1947; in 1978 immigrated to Canada, becoming a Canadian citizen in 1991; presently resides in Gatineau, Canada
Initially Interested in meteorology, he received an Associate degree in Physics, 1968, from Community College of Rhode Island; followed a BFA with 'Chamber's Scholarship' for painting, 1970, University of Rhode Island.
MA in photography at Rhode Island College, with a graduate assistantship in art history, 1984; additional study in photography at University of Ottawa, 1985-90.
Since 1986, "The Art of Balance", a site-specific project creating balanced natural rock sculptures at Remic Rapids, Ottawa, Canada, with a Canada Council grant in 1989, and an annual contract with the National Capital Commission, Ottawa, since 2000.
Ottawa Rock Art Inc., a non-for profit corporation, was established in 2009, providing on site workshops, performance artists, and host to "OTTAWA BAWI" (Balanced Art World International) Festivals, 2012-2013.
Permanent sculptures for residential and commercial clients are created with metal rods and epoxy, are maintenance free, and comply with individual interests desired by clients.
Ceprano also produces paintings & gyclee prints of sculptures and nature, and can be viewed on this website.
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