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Muriel Jane Chandler

Muriel Jane Chandler, American artist. Member Artists Equity, Alumni Association of School of Art Institute of Chicago, Western Jamaica Society Fine Artists.

Background

  • Chandler, Muriel Jane was born on June 21, 1927 in Caney, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Jesse James and Rose Esther (Vincent) Barger.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of Art Institute of Chicago, 1968.

    Career

    • Executive assistant Charles James, Designer, Chicago, 1957-1958. Manager, wire chief B&O ready reckoner Communications, 1958-1970. Chairman board directors Caribatik, Ltd., Falmouth, Jamaica, since 1970.

      Founder Muriel Chandler Gallery, Jamaica, 1984.

    Works

    • Represented in permanent collections. Principal works include Batik paintings.

    Membership

    Member Artists Equity, Alumni Association of School of Art Institute of Chicago, Western Jamaica Society Fine Artists.

    Personality

    Interests

    Swimming, diving, dance, reading, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Keith Arthur Chandler, September 26, 1955.
    • father: Jesse James Barger
    • mother: Rose Esther (Vincent) Barger
    • spouse: Keith Arthur Chandler
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    Born June 21, 1927
    Nationality
    • 1968
      School of Art Institute of Chicago
    • 1957 - 1958
      Executive, assistant Charles James
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1957 - 1958
      Designer, assistant Charles James
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1958 - 1970
      manager
    • 1970
      chairman, board directors Caribatik
      Falmouth, Maine, United States
    • 1984
      founder Muriel Chandler Gallery
      Jamaica