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Ellen Simak

Ellen Simak, American curator. Member American Association Museum, Tennessee Association Museum, Southeastern Museum Conference, College Art Association, Association Historians of America Art.

Background

  • Simak, Ellen was born on March 11, 1951 in Minneapolis. Daughter of Clifford Donald and Agnes Helen (Kuchenberg) Simak.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Journalism and English, University Minnesota, 1973. Bachelor in Art History, University Minnesota, 1982. Master of Arts in Art History, University Delaware, 1986.

    Career

    • Editor Miller Public Company, Minneapolis, 1974-1979. Program assistant National Federation State Humanities Councils, 1979-1982. Curator American art Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, 1986-1988.

      Curator of collections Hunter Museum American Art, Chattanooga, since 1988. Member art selection committee Omaha Airport Authority, 1986-1987. Member panel Public Art Review Committee, Omaha, 1986-1988.

      President, board directors Arts and Education Council, Chattanooga, 1989-1994. Review project grants Nebraska Arts Council, Omaha, 1987-1988.

    Membership

    Member American Association Museum, Tennessee Association Museum, Southeastern Museum Conference, College Art Association, Association Historians of America Art.

    Connections

    • father: Clifford Donald Simak
    • mother: Agnes Helen (Kuchenberg) Simak
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    Born March 11, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      University Minnesota
    • 1982
      University Minnesota
    • 1986
      University Del.
    • 1974 - 1979
      Editor Miller Public Company
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1979 - 1982
      program assistant, National Federation State Humanities Councils
    • 1986 - 1988
      curator American art Joslyn Art Museum
      Omaha, Nebraska, United States
    • 1988
      curator of collections Hunter Museum American Art
      Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States