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Jennifer Newton Hersh

Jennifer Newton Hersh, American art history educator, artist. Recipient Art Excellence award Radio Corporation of America, 1980; Kristie Jayne fellow Graduate Center, 1993-1994, Dominic J. Madormo fellow, 1994. Member American Association Muss., American History Society, College Art Association, Science and Literature Society, Graphic Artists Guild.

Background

  • Hersh, Jennifer Newton was born on September 26, 1961 in Lawrence, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Robert Tweed and Sally Newton (Six) Hersh.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Carleton College, 1983. Master of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1985. Master of Arts, City University of New York, 1988.

      Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1996.

    Career

    • Curatorial assistant Brooklyn Museum, 1989-1990. Assistant professor Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, since 1990. Researcher Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1990-1991.

      Adjunct lecturer Hunter College, 1992-1993. Assistant professor School Visual Arts, since 1997.

    Works

    • Author: The Brooklyn Museum's Paintings, 1996. Assistant editor Master Drawings Journal, since 1997. Exhibitions include Hunter Thomas Gallery, 1989, 450 Broadway Gallery, 1994.

      Illustrator, photographer Tuff Stuff magazine, 1995.

    Membership

    Member American Association Muss., American History Society, College Art Association, Science and Literature Society, Graphic Artists Guild.

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting, photography, illustration.

    Connections

    • Married David Andrew Seideman, July 3, 1992.
    • father: Robert Tweed Hersh
    • mother: Sally Newton (Six) Hersh
    • spouse: David Andrew Seideman
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    Born September 26, 1961
    (age 55)
    Nationality
    • 1983
      Carleton College
    • 1985
      Pratt Institute
    • 1988
      City University of New York
    • 1996
      City University of New York
    • 1989 - 1990
      Curatorial assistant, Brooklyn Museum
    • 1990
      assistant, professor Pratt Institute
      Brooklyn, New York, United States
    • 1990 - 1991
      researcher, Museum Modern Art
    • 1992 - 1993
      adjunct lecturer, Hunter College
    • 1997
      assistant, professor School Visual Arts
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