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Jean Roger Robert Giguet

Jean Roger Robert Giguet, Congolese, American curator, artist. Grantee, Nevada Humanities Committee; co-grantee, since 1978, Nevada State council Arts, 1986. Member of American Association Museum, Phi Sigma Iota, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Giguet, Jean Roger Robert was born on June 20, 1947 in Pointe-Noire, Congo. Arrived in the United States, 1969, naturalized, 1980. Son of Raymond Giguet and Christiane (Voisin) Oudin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Southern Illinois University, 1975. Master of Fine Arts, Southern Illinois University, 1977. Postgraduate, University Nevada, Las Vegas, since 1981.

    Career

    • Freelance illustrator, photographer, Carbondale, Illinois, 1970—1975. Graduate assistant Southern Illinois University, 1975—1977. Curator exhibits University Nevada, Las Vegas, since 1977.

      Exhibit consultant Nevada State Museum, Carson City, 1981, Discovery: Children's Museum, Las Vegas, 1986.

    Works

    • Author: (exhibit catalogue) Southern Nevada: Half Century of Images, 1980. Exhibitions include 6 one-man shows, 32 group shows.

    Membership

    Member of American Association Museum, Phi Sigma Iota, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Lorena Priscilla Reith, September 30, 1969 (divorced 1975). 1 child Aurore.
    • father: Raymond Giguet Oudin
    • mother: Christiane (Voisin) Oudin
    • spouse: Lorena Priscilla Reith
    • child: Aurore Giguet
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    Born June 20, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1975
      Southern Illinois University
    • 1977
      Southern Illinois University
    • 1970 - 1975
      Freelance illustrator
      Carbondale, Illinois, United States
    • 1975 - 1977
      graduate assistant, Southern Illinois University
    • 1977
      curator exhibits University Nevada
      Las Vegas, Nevada, United States