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Terence Randolph Pitts

Terence Randolph Pitts, museum director, consultant. Fellow National Endowment Arts, 1983; travel grantee National Museum Act, 1979, research grantee University Arizona, 1983.

Background

  • Pitts, Terence Randolph was born on February 5, 1950 in St. Louis. Son of Benjamin Randolph and Barbara Avalon (Gilliam) Pitts.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Illinois, 1972. Master of Library Science, University Illinois, 1974. Master of Arts in Art History, University Arizona, 1986.

    Career

    • Registrar Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, 1976-1977, curator, 1978-1988, director, 1989-2000. Executive director Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Museum Art, since 2000. Consultant Art and Architecture Thesaurus, Getty Museum, since 1984.

    Works

    • Author: (with others) George Fiske: Yosemite Photographer, 1981, Edward Weston: Color Photography. Author exhibition catalogs Four Spanish Photographers, 100 Years of Photography in the American West, Photography in the American Grain, Reframing America.

    Connections

    • Children: Jacob Richard, Rebecca Suzanne.
    • father: Benjamin Randolph Pitts
    • mother: Barbara Avalon (Gilliam) Pitts
    • children: Jacob Richard Pitts
    • Rebecca Suzanne Pitts
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    Born February 5, 1950
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      University Illinois
    • 1974
      University Illinois
    • 1986
      University Arizona
    • 1976 - 1977
      Registrar Center for Creative Photography
      Tucson, Arizona, United States
    • 1978 - 1988
      Registrar Center for Creative Photography