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Judith Ellen Sobol

Judith Ellen Sobol, museum director, art historian. Payson Foundation fellow, l988. Trustee Greater Portland Landmarks, l983-88, Kendall College Art and Design, since 1992. Member American Association Museum, International Council on Museum, ArtTable.

Background

  • Sobol, Judith Ellen was born on June 1, 1946 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1968. Master of Arts, George Washington University, 1970. Master of Arts, Museum Management Institute, 1992.

    Career

    • Assistant to curator, lecturer fine arts Georgetown University, Washington, 1970-1972. Assistant chairman education division, supervisor interpretive service Minneapolis Institute Arts, 1973-1977. Chairman division education Baltimore Museum Art, 1977-1978.

      Executive director Don't Tear It Down, Washington, 1978-1981. Assistant professor art history Westbrook College, Portland, Maine, 1981-1991, director Joan Whitney Payson Gallery Art, 1981-1991. Director Grand Rapids (Michigan) Art Museum, since 1991.

      Reviewer Institute Museum Services, Washington, 1983, 94. Museum panelist Maine Arts Commission, Augusta, 1986-1988.

    Works

    • Producer cable television series on Payson Gallery exhibits, l985-91. Author various museum catalogues. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Trustee Greater Portland Landmarks, l983-88, Kendall College Art and Design, since 1992. Member American Association Museum, International Council on Museum, ArtTable.
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    • 1968
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1970
      George Washington University
    • 1992
      Museum Management Institute
    • 1970 - 1972
      Assistant, fine arts Georgetown University
      Washington, United States
    • 1970 - 1972
      lecturer, fine arts Georgetown University
      Washington, United States
    • 1973 - 1977
      assistant, chairman education division
    • 1977 - 1978
      chairman, division education Baltimore Museum Art
    • 1978 - 1981
      executive, director Don't Tear It Down
      Washington, United States
    • 1981 - 1991
      assistant, professor art history Westbrook College
      Portland, Jamaica
    • 1991
      director, Grand Rapids (Michigan) Art Museum
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