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Ann Cline, American Artist, designer ( art: visiting)artist, designer. Member International Butler Society, Bayou Desiard Country.

Background

Cline, Ann was born on April 7, 1933 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Grady Alton and Mae Josephine (Karsten) Merriman.

Education

Scholar Cooper Union, New York City, 1954, Fashion Institute Technology, 1957, Arts Students League, 1961-1962, Fine Arts Academy, 1962-1963, Joachim Simon Atelier, Tel Aviv, 1962. Bachelor of Arts, N.E. Louisiana U., Monroe, 1971.

Career

; 1child, Pamela. Married Francis X. Cline, February 14, 1973. Assistant designer Adele Simpson Couture, 1959.

President Johananoff Designs, 1967-1970, Ann Cline Art Objects, Monroe, Louisiana, since 1975. President 165 North Properties. Artist; works exhibited in group shows Haifa Museum, 1961, American WatercolorSoc., 1962.

One person shows include: Barzansky Gallery, 1962, Louisiana Polytech. U. Art Gallery, 1967, Mittel's Art Gallery, 1969, N.E. Louisiana U., 1973, 71, American Consulate, Tel Aviv, 1962, Contemporary Gallery, Dallas, 1970, Brooks Gallery, Memphis, 1971, 14th Annual Delta Art Exhibition National Foundation Arts, 1971, Jackson Arts Center Annual Exhibition, Mississippi, (prize award 1971), 22d Annual Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, 1972, 79, Mayor'sShow, Monroe, 1979, Wesley Foundation Award Show, 1979, 80, 81, Roundtree Gallery, Monroe, 1985-1987, others. Board of directors Louisiana Council Performing Arts, 1974.

Representative Governor's Conference Arts. Board adjustments Monroe Zoning Commission. Trustee Masur Museum, 1974-1975.

Board directors Little Theater of Monroe,1975-1976. Board directors Women of the Church, Episcopal Church, 1977-1978, member Daus. of the King, 1979-1982, chairman memorial committee.

Works

Membership

Board directors Louisiana Council Performing Arts, 1974. Representative Governor's Conference Arts. Board adjustments Monroe Zoning Commission.

Trustee Masur Museum, 1974—1975. Board directors Little Theater of Monroe, 1975—1976, Women of the Church, Episcopal Church, 1977—1978. Member Daughters King, 1979—1982.

Chairman memorial committee. Member of International Butler Society, Rhet, the Egret, Lotus Club. Illustrator: Jessie Strikes Louisiana Gold, Little Rock Country Club, Bayou Desiard Country Club.

Connections

Married South Carolina Johananoff Cline, March 9, 1959 (divorced 1973). Married Francis X. Cline, February 14, 1973.

father:
Grady Alton Merriman

mother:
Mae Josephine (Karsten) Merriman

spouses:
South Carolina Johananoff Cline

Francis X. Cline