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Timothy Allan Riggs

Timothy Allan Riggs, museum curator. Member Print Council American (board directors 1981-1984), Historians Netherlandish Art.

Background

  • Riggs, Timothy Allan was born on February 15, 1942 in New Haven.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Swarthmore College, 1964. Master of Arts, Yale University, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1971.

    Career

    • Researcher Print Council American, 1970-1973. Assistant curator Worcester (Massachusetts) Art Museum, 1973-1976, curator prints and drawings, 1976-1984. Assistant director Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, since 1984, acting director, 1986, 1994, curator collection, since 2003.

      Adjunct professor University North Carolina, since 1984. Adjunct professor University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1984-2003, curator of collections, since 2003.

    Works

    • Contributor catalogs.

    Membership

    Member Print Council American (board directors 1981-1984), Historians Netherlandish Art.

    Connections

    • Son of Douglas Shepard and Robin (Palmer) R. Divorced; 1 child, Emma. Married Carolyn P. Coolidge, June 25, 1995.
    • father: Douglas Shepard Riggs
    • mother: Robin (Palmer) Riggs
    • spouse: Carolyn P. Coolidge
    • child: Emma Riggs
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    Born February 15, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      Swarthmore College
    • 1966
      Yale University
    • 1971
      Yale University
    • 1970 - 1973
      Researcher, Print Council American
    • 1973 - 1976
      assistant, curator Worcester (Massachusetts) Art Museum
    • 1976 - 1984
      assistant, curator Worcester (Massachusetts) Art Museum
    • 1984
      assistant, director Ackland Art Museum
      Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
    • 1984
      adjunct professor, University North Carolina
    • 2003
      assistant, director Ackland Art Museum
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