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Ann Douglas Zeleny

sculptor

Ann Douglas Zeleny, American Sculptor. Recipient "Ammy" Craft Award for set design Arlington Community television, 1985, Ammy for best variety program, 1985, Ammy for humor, 1986. Volunteer graphics The Greens, 1989-1992, The Common Market Food Cooperative, Frederick, Maryland., 1990-1993; volunteer set fabrication Beaux Artes Ball, Frederick, 1993; volunteer designer, fabricator Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick, Maryland., 1995.

Background

Zeleny, Ann Douglas was born on December 7, 1955 in Tucson. Daughter of Charles Ellingson and Marjorie Ann (Pfeiffer) Zeleny.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1977.

Career

Songwriter/vocalist Seventh Dawn, Richmond, Washington, 1973-1980. Architectural sculptor Monumental Construction and Moulding Company, Washington, 1981—1986. Freelance sculptor, graphic designer & photographer, since 1986.

Co-creator, set designer, propmaster, puppeteer The Mondo Breakfast Show, Arlington, 1984-1986. Graphics consultant Gfx, Washington, 1991-1995. Modelmaker, architectural ornament consultant (trompe l'oeil murals) Community Bridge, Frederick, Maryland, 1993-1995.

Photographer, animator, graphic designer, sculptor ADZarts.com, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of the Finishing Needle. Patent licensed and manufactured by Coats, Inc. for its Susan Bates needlework tools line.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Senior sculptor, sites of installation include: The National Theatre, The Washington Times Building, The Hay-Adams Hotel, Phoenix Park Hotel, Phillips Collection Gallery, Casa Casuarina, Miami Beach. Creator bust of Margaret Mantz Hauer for Faces of Frederick invitational exhibit, presented by Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center and History Society Frederick County. Songwriter, performer (albums) Sunrise, 1976, Dreams, 1978.Creator ceramic or cold cast sculptures including Presence, Purr, Daphne, featured by Design Toscano Galleries. Reflection, Gaia, Green Man Medallion, The Five Elements & Venus featured by Sacredsource. Com, Sylph, Consort, Romeo & Juliet, Leap Dog Poser & Major Wigeon.Cameraperson Arlington Weekly News, 1980-1985.

Membership

Volunteer graphics The Greens, 1989-1992, The Common Market Food Cooperative, Frederick, Maryland., 1990-1993. Volunteer set fabrication Beaux Artes Ball, Frederick, 1993. Volunteer designer, fabricator Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick, Maryland., 1995.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Metaphysics, fibre arts.

Connections

Married Arthur Jeffrey Munson, December 22, 1974 (divorced 1985). 1 child, Frederick Michael Munson Zeleny. Married Carl Douglas Anderson, November 3, 1985.

1 child, Gwyneth Violet Zeleny Anderson.

father:
Charles Ellingson Zeleny

mother:
Marjorie Ann Zeleny

spouses:
Arthur Jeffrey Munson

Carl Douglas Anderson

children:
Frederick Michael Munson Zeleny

Gwyneth Violet Zeleny Anderson