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Suzannah Fabing

Suzannah Fabing, museum director. Member New England Museum Association (panelist), Museum Computer Network (board directors 1984-1990, secretary 1988, vice president 1988-1989, president 1989-1990), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Fabing, Suzannah was born on October 1, 1942 in Cincinnati. Daughter of Howard Douglas John and Esther Clare (Marting) Fabing.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Art History with honours, Wellesley College, 1964. AM, Harvard University, 1965.

    Career

    • Assistant to curator of Ancient art to deputy director museum Fogg Art Museum/Harvard University, 1965-1983. Curator of records National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1983-1984, managing curator of records and loans, 1984-1991, head Division of Research on Collections, 1991-1992. Director, chief curator Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts, 1992—2005.

      Overview panel National Education Association, 1993-1994. Reviewer National Endowment of the Humanities, 1992-1994. Surveyor AAM Museum Assessment Program, since 1991.

      Member Art Information Task Force, Getty Art Information Program, 1990-1994. Visiting committee Wellesley College Museum, since 1988, Fitchburg Art Museum, chairman 1983-1988, others. Trustee Fitchburg Art Museum, 1975-1982, Revels, Inc., 1981-1982, 88-92), others.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member New England Museum Association (panelist), Museum Computer Network (board directors 1984-1990, secretary 1988, vice president 1988-1989, president 1989-1990), Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Languages.

    Connections

    • Married Peter B. Doeringer, June 19, 1965 (divorced June 1981). 1 child, Eric Atchley. Married James Alexander Muspratt, August 21, 1993.
    • father: Howard Douglas John Fabing
    • mother: Esther Clare (Marting) Fabing
    • spouses: Peter B. Doeringer
    • James Alexander Muspratt
    • child: Eric Atchley Fabing
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    Born October 1, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      Wellesley College
    • 1965
      Harvard University
    • 1965 - 1983
      Assistant, to curator of Ancient art to deputy director museum Fogg Art Mus./Harvard University
    • 1983 - 1984
      curator of records National Gallery of Art
      Washington, United States
    • 1984 - 1991
      curator of records National Gallery of Art
    • 1992 - 2005
      director
      Northampton, Massachusetts, United States