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Astrid Preston, Swedish Artist. Grantee National Endowment of the Arts, 1987. F C. Board of directors Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibits, 1984-1989, Beyond Baroque, Venice, California, 1994-1995.

Background

Preston, Astrid was born on September 29, 1945 in Stockholm. Came to the United States, 1952. Daughter of Stanley and Milda E. Borbals.

Education

Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, 1982, Newspace, Los Angeles, 1983, 84, 85, Patty Aande Gallery, San Diego, 1986, Krygier/Landau Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, 1987, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach., California, 1987, Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, 1989, 91, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, 1994, 97, 2000-2002, Gallery ForÊt Noire, Takamatu, Kagawa, Japan, 1997, Saginaw (Michigan) Art Museum, 1998, Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, Michigan, 1998, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, 1998, Arts College International, San Diego, 1999, Red River Valley Museum, Vernon, Texas, 1999, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, 1999, 2002, Mediterranean Shipping Company Forsyth Center Galleries, Texas A/M University, 2000, The Arts Center, Jamestown, North Dakota, 2001, Dickinson State University Gallery, North Dakota, 2001, Custer County Art Center, Miles City, Montana, 2002, Wichita Falls Museum and Art Center, Wichita Falls, Texas, 2003.

Membership

Board of directors Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibits, 1984-1989, Beyond Baroque, Venice, California, 1994-1995.

Connections

Married Howard J. Preston, September 1, 1943. 1 child, Max.

father:
Stanley Borbals

mother:
Milda E. Borbals

spouse:
Howard J. Preston

child:
Max Preston