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lecturer , writer , art critic

Alexandra York, writer, lecturer, art critic. Certified speech, English, French educator, Michigan. Recipient Whiting Memorial award for outstanding service to cultural world from the International Society for Philosophical Enquiry, 1997.


Bachelor in Communications Arts, Michigan State University. Teaching Degree in Speech Education, Michigan State University.


Writer, producer, reporter bi-weekly feature Station WPIX-television, New York City, 1968. Host two interview/talk shows on contemporary art scene ABC Radio Network, 1968. Free-lance writer, since 1968.

Principal actress radio and television commercials, including national Clairol television spokesperson, 1970-1982. President Promethena Artist Republican Company, since 1989. Editor The Atlantic Lady Rolls-Royce Magazine, 1990—1993, Art Ideas Magazine, 1994-2000.

President Nonprofit Arts Foundation. Founding president American Renaissance for 21st Century ART, since 1992. Lecturer in field.


  • Certified speech, English, French educator, Michigan.


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  • Other Work

    • Author three books on self-help 1973, 77, 81, From the Fountainhead to the Future and Other Essays on Art and Excellence, 2000, Crosspoints: A Novel of Choice, 2004, Russian World-wide Translate, 2007, Spanish world wide Translate, 2010, Over the Years: Poems, Songs, Prose, 2006. Editor, public Imprint of ART, Silver Rose Press, since 2000. Editor: Promethena Press, since 2003.Series editor: Silver Rose Anthology: Award-Winning Short Stories, 2001. Advisor, Florence Academy Art, Italy, since 2007. Producer and curator major art exhibits Romantic Realism: Visions of Values, 1992, The Legacy Lives: The World at its Most Beautiful and Man and Woman at Their Best, 1996, 97.Contributor articles to newspapers and magazines including Reader's Digest, Vogue, United States of America Today, Vital Speeches, The New York Times, The Intellectual Activist, American Arts Quarterly. Featured guest Talk Shows including The Today Show, Larry King Live, ABC's Eyewitness News.


Member Authors Guild, National Arts Club (literary committee since 1993), Rolls-Royce Owners' Club (vice president communications, editor 1991-1994, McFarlane award 1992), Classic Car Club American, Aston Martin Car Club. Metropolitan Opera; Urasenke International Tea Ceremony Society.


  • Other Interests

    Travel, sports, cars, food/wines, ceremonial Japanese tea, opera.


Married Barrett Randell.

Barrett Randell.