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Ross Cornelius Anderson

Ross Cornelius Anderson, museum director, art historian. Avocations; piano; voice. Member Association Art Museum Directors Lodges: Rotary.

Background

  • Anderson, Ross Cornelius was born on May 2, 1951 in Washington DC. Son of Roger Allen and Ruth (Teninga) Anderson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Princeton University, 1973. Master of Fine Arts, Harvard University, 1977.

    Career

    • Senior lecturer National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, 1977-1978. Chief curator Everson Museum Art, Syracuse, New York, 1978-1983. Director Montgomery (Alabama) Museum Fine Arts, 1983-1986, Riverside (California) Art Museum, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Avocations; piano; voice.

    Works

    • Abbott Handerson Thayer
    • Abbott Handerson Thayer (August 12, 1849 - May 29, 1921) was an American artist, naturalist and teacher.
    • Author: Abbott Handerson Thayer, 1982, Diversions of Keramos, 1983. Editor: Grueby Pottery, 1981, Advancing American Art, 1984, A Brush with Shakespeare: The Bard in Painting, 1985.

    Membership

    Member Association Art Museum Directors Lodges: Rotary.

    Connections

    • father: Roger Allen Anderson
    • mother: Ruth (Teninga) Anderson
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    Born March 2, 1951
    (age 65)
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    • 1973
      Princeton University
    • 1977
      Harvard University
    • 1977 - 1978
      Senior, lecturer National Gallery of Art
    • 1978 - 1983
      chief curator Everson Museum Art
      Syracuse, New York, United States
    • 1983 - 1986
      director, Montgomery (Alabama) Museum Fine Arts
    • 1986
      director, Montgomery (Alabama) Museum Fine Arts