Celebrating 100 Years of Oakland Technical High School
Salvtore Pecoraro ’53
Salvtore Pecoraro’s artistic talent was already apparent when he was at Tech in the early 1950s. He earned an undergraduate degree from the California College or Arts and Crafts and a master’s degree in printmaking from San Francisco State. In a career as a painter and sculptor that has spanned five decades; Pecoraro has crafted many large-scale paintings and sculptures for private, public, and corporate clients. He also taught art for 40 years, including 28 years at De Anza College.