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Paul Douglas Schweizer

Paul Douglas Schweizer, museum director. Research grantee National Endowment for Arts, 1978. Member College Art Association, Association Art Museum Directors, New York State Association Art Museum (trustee 1993-1995), Museum Association New York (councilor 1995-2002), Gallery Association of New York (board directors 1996-2002, president 1999), Otsego Sailing Club, Alpha Sigma Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa.

Background

  • Schweizer, Paul Douglas was born on November 26, 1946 in Brooklyn. Son of Alvin Charles and Marie Gertrude (Scholtz) Schweizer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Marietta College, Ohio, 1968. Master of Arts, University Delaware, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Delaware, 1979.

      Postgraduate Museum Management Institute, University California, Berkeley, 1990.

    Career

    • Instructor art history St Lawrence University, Canton, New York, 1977-1978. Assistant professor St. Lawrence University, 1978-1980. Curator St. Lawrence University (Brush Gallery), 1977-1978.

      Director St. Lawrence University, 1979-1980. Director and chief curator Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute Museum Art, Utica, since 1980. Board directors Remington Art Museum, Ogdensburg, New York, 1979—1980, Williamstown Regional Art Conservation Laboratory, Massachusetts, 1981—1992, since 2007, president board trustees, 1988—1992.

      President board directors Gallery Association New York State, 1999—2001. Adjunct professor art history Pratt at Munson-Williams-Proctor, since 2000. Member visiting committee Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University.

      Senior scholar/research Peale Painting Project.

    Works

    Membership

    Member College Art Association, Association Art Museum Directors, New York State Association Art Museum (trustee 1993-1995), Museum Association New York (councilor 1995-2002), Gallery Association of New York (board directors 1996-2002, president 1999), Otsego Sailing Club, Alpha Sigma Phi, Omicron Delta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Jane Kulczycki, June 10, 1978 (divorced 2004).
    • father: Alvin Charles Schweizer
    • mother: Marie Gertrude (Scholtz) Schweizer
    • spouse: Jane Kulczycki
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    Born November 26, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      Marietta College
    • 1975
      University Del.
    • 1979
      University Del.
    • 1990
      University California
    • 1977 - 1978
      Instructor, art history St Lawrence University
      Canton, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1977 - 1978
      curator St. Lawrence University (Brush Gallery)
    • 1978 - 1980
      assistant, professor St. Lawrence University
    • 1979 - 1980
      director, St. Lawrence University
    • 1980
      director, and chief curator Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute Museum Art
      Utica, Michigan, United States
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