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artist , Librarian

Ann Skiöld, Swedish artist, librarian. Member Rotary International (scholar), Amnesty International.

Background

Skiöld, Ann was born on November 15, 1955 in Malmö, Sweden. Came to United States, 1980. Daughter of Nils Benno Olof Emil Fredrik and Marilyn Joan Elizabeth (MacKenzie) Skiöld.

Education

Bachelor in English Literature, University California, Santa Barbara. Diploma in Visual Arts, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia. Master of Fine Arts in Paintign, Bradley University.

Career

Subst. teacher art and humanities high school, Malmö, Sweden, 1977-1978. Instructor English for adults Studienborfundet Vuxenskolan, Illinois, Sweden, 1979-1980. Art instructor Santa Barbara Museum Art, 1990-1994, Santa Barbara Public Schools, Peoria (Illinois) Art Guild, 1996-1997.

Graduate teaching assistant department art Bradley University, Illinois, 1996-1997. Gallery assistant, 1996. Reformed library Santa Barbara Public Library., 1998-1999, Goleta Public Library., Santa Barbara, 1999.

Guest teacher public grade schools, Peoria, 1997. Art conservator's assistant Glen Wharton studio. Curator children's art Ridely Tree Education Center, 1994.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: poems. Art critic: Santa Barbara Independent, 1991-1993, The Metro, 1992. Solo exhibitions include Gleerupska University Bookstore, Lund, 1980, The Book Den, Santa Barbara, 1988, The Women's Center Gallery University California, Santa Barbara, 1988, Flinders University Library, Adelaide, Australia, 1989, SoHo, Santa Barbara, 1990, Zelo, Santa Barbara, 1990, Ojai Center for the Arts, California, 1992, Clarets, Santa Barbara, 1993, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, 1993, 94, 99, Hauser Art Gallery, Bradley University, Illinois, 1997.

      Group exhibitions include College Creative Studies University California Santa Barbara, 1982, 83, Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara, 1988, Art Zone Gallery, Adelaide, 1989, Park Building, Santa Barbara, 1990, Women's Center University California, Santa Barbara, 1991, Paige Neuhauser Gallery, Santa Barbara, 1991, 92, Santa Barbara Museum Art, 1992, 94, Green Dragon, Santa Barbara, 1992, Vista Verde Estate, California, 1992, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, 1993, 95, Ridley Tree Education Center, 1994, Art About Town, Santa Barbara, 1995, Sutkowski & Washkhun Lawyers, Illinois, 1995-1997, Fine Arts Festival, Peoria, 1997, Mojave East, California, 1999, Hartman Gallery Bradley University, 1999. Featured in Art in American magazine, 1996-1999.

Membership

Member Rotary International (scholar), Amnesty International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, reading, horseback riding, writing, music.

Connections

father:
Nils Benno Olof Emil Fredrik Skiöld

mother:
Marilyn Joan Elizabeth (MacKenzie) Skiöld