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artist , educator

Aris George Koutroulis, American artist, educator.

Background

Koutroulis, Aris George was born on May 14, 1938 in Athens, Greece. Came to the United States, 1953. Son of George Aris and Julia (Eftimiades) Koutroulis.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Louisiana State University, 1961. Master Printer, Tamarind Lithography Workshop, Los Angeles, 1964. Master of Fine Arts, Cranbrook Academy Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1966.

Career

Chairman of the Board, Willis Gallery, Detroit, 1970-1971;president, Common Ground of the Arts, Detroit, 1969-1972;guest artist, Ox-Bow Summer School Art, Saugatuck, Michigan, 1973;co-director, Ox-Bow Summer School Art, Saugatuck, 1975;associate professor art, Wayne State University, 1966-1975;head painting department, Center Creative Studies, Detroit, 1975-1981;professor, chairman Fine Arts Department, Center Creative Studies, since 1981.

Works

Connections

Married Mary Ann Schmid, 1964 (divorced 1973). Married Jill Warren, July 4, 1982. 1 child, Georgina.

father:
George Aris Koutroulis

mother:
Julia (Eftimiades) Koutroulis

spouses:
Mary Ann Schmid

Jill Warren

child:
Georgina Koutroulis