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Kathleen A. Walsh-Piper

Kathleen A. Walsh-Piper, museum director. Certified teacher, Missouri. Robert E. Smith fellow National Gallery of Art, 1994. Member National Art Education Association (regional museum educator 1984, national museum educator 1985, director museum division since 1992), American Association Museum (chair midwest education ccom. 1983-1984).

Background

  • Walsh-Piper, Kathleen A. was born on August 17, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of James Clement and Jane (Burnham) Walsh-Piper.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1969. Master of Arts in Art History, Washington University, St. Louis, 1973. Postgraduate, St. Louis University.

    Career

    • Teacher St. Louis Archdiocesan Schools, 1970-1973. Assistant professor Missouri Baptist College, St. Louis, 1973. Teacher Hazelwood Junior High School, 1974-1977.

      Museum teacher St. Louis Art. Museum, 1976, coordinator research center, 1977-1980. Assistant director museum education Art.

      Institute Chicago, 1980—1985. Director education Terra Museum American Art, 1985-1988. Head department teacher and school programs National Gallery Art, Washington, 1988—1995.

      Cultural specialist United States Information Agency, 1995. Director education public programs Dallas Museum Art, Texas, 1995—2002. Director University Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, since 2002.

      Museum guest scholar Jean Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California, 1997.

    Major achievements

    • Certified teacher, Missouri.

    Works

    • Author: Image to Word: Art and Creative Writing, 2002. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member National Art Education Association (regional museum educator 1984, national museum educator 1985, director museum division since 1992), American Association Museum (chair midwest education ccom. 1983-1984).

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing.

    Connections

    • Married Michael G. Rubin, May 17, 1969 (divorced 1978). Married Rubin H. Piper, December 19, 1987.
    • father: James Clement Walsh-Piper
    • mother: Jane (Burnham) Walsh-Piper
    • spouses: Michael G. Rubin
    • Rubin H. Piper
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    Born August 17, 1947
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      Washington University
    • 1973
      Washington University
    • 1970 - 1973
      Teacher, St. Louis Archdiocesan Schools
    • 1973
      assistant, professor Missouri Baptist College
    • 1974 - 1977
      teacher, Hazelwood Junior High School
    • 1980 - 1985
      assistant, director museum education Art. Institute Chicago
    • 1985 - 1988
      director, education Terra Museum American Art
    • 1988 - 1995
      head, department teacher and school programs National Gallery Art
      Washington, United States
    • 1995 - 2002
      director, education and public programs Dallas Museum Art
      Texas, United States
    • 1995
      cultural specialist, United States Information Agency
    • 2002
      director, University Kentucky Art Museum
      Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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