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Lynda Roscoe Hartigan

Lynda Roscoe Hartigan, art museum curator. National Endowment of the Humanities grantee, 1976-1978, Smithsonian Institute scholar, since 1987. Board directors Community Arts Council, Arlington, Virginia, 1984-1985, Spaces, Inc., Los Angeles, since 1987. Member Art Table, Inc., College Art Association.

Background

  • Hartigan, Lynda Roscoe was born on August 26, 1950 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Francis William and Frances (Meek) Roscoe.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Bucknell University, 1972. Master of Arts in Art History, George Washington University, 1975.

    Career

    • Curatorial assistant National Museum American Art, Washington, 1974-1978, assistant curator, 1978-1987, curator Joseph Cornell study center, since 1978, associate curator, since 1987. Guest curator, lecturer, juror, author for various exhibitions, organizations and publications.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Board directors Community Arts Council, Arlington, Virginia, 1984-1985, Spaces, Inc., Los Angeles, since 1987. Member Art Table, Inc., College Art Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, gourmet cooking, antiques.

    Connections

    • Married Roger Thompson, June 2, 1984. 1 child, Pierce Whitlock Thompson. 1 stepchild, Kirsten.
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    Born August 26, 1950
    (age 67)
    • 1972
      Bucknell University
    • 1975
      George Washington University
    • 1974 - 1978
      Curatorial assistant, National Museum American Art
      Washington, United States
    • 1978
      Curatorial assistant, National Museum American Art