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Barbara Campbell Lovejoy Edit Profile

sculptor , Architectural designer

Barbara Campbell Lovejoy, American sculptor, architectural designer. Recipient 1st place Painting award Chevron Art Exhibition, 1965, 66, 1st place Sculpture award National Art Appreciation Society, 1984, other awards New Orleans Museum Art, 1985, Art for Advocacy, 1993, Slidell Art League, 1995, Masur Museum Art (Monroe, Louisiana), 1995, Ben Weiner Foundation (permanent display in Wilson Center, Tulane University), 1995.

Background

Lovejoy, Barbara Campbell was born on October 31, 1919 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Robert Bruce and Mona (Goodwin) Campbell.

Education

Bachelor of Design, Tulane University, 1941. Studied sculpture with Lothar Kestenbaum. Also studied with Yuri Hollosy, New Orleans.

Career

Architectural designer, Aurora Development Company, New Orleans, 1950-1960; private practice architectural design, New Orleans, 1960-1970; chief designer, David Herbert Holmes Store Planning, New Orleans, 1970-1978; director store planning and interior design, Wray Williams Display Company, New Orleans, 1978-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include David Herbert Homes Canal St. Window Exhibition, New Orleans, 1981, Kaplan'a Art Exhibit, Alexandria, Louisiana, 1983, 85, Eastern Art Associate, Fairhope, Alabama, 1985. Exhibited in group shows at Salon de Refuses, New Orleans, 1967, Edgewater Mall, 1980, New Orleans Commodity Exchange, 1982, Palm Beach (Florida) Art Galleries, 1984, (Patron's award in sculpture 1983), Peyton Memorial Arts Festival, Alexandria, 1983-1985, 91, 93 (Patron's award 1983, Special Purchase award 1984), University New Orleans Gallery, 1983-1984, St. Tammany Art Association, Covington, Louisiana, 1984, 90, New Orleans Women's Caucus for Art, 1985, New Orleans Academy Art Summer Group Show, 1985, New Orleans Center Contemporary Art, 1984-1986, Grand Festival Art at Grand Hotel, Point Clear, Louisiana, 1985, 87, Louisiana Women Artists, Baton Rouge, 1987, 5th Juried Exhibition for Louisiana Artists, 1987-1988, Decatur Arts Alliance, 1990, Memphis Arts Festival, 1990 (Patron's award in sculpture), Mystic Connecticut Art Gallery, 1991, Artist in Still Zinsel Gallery, New Orleans, 1988-1991, Miriam Walmsley Gallery, 1992, Masur Museum Art, Monroe, Louisiana, 1992, 95, Louisiana Competition, Baton Rouge, 1993, 95, Art for Advocacy, Louisiana, 1993, 95, Carol Robinson Gallery, 1994-1997, Louisiana Arts and Sciences Center, Baton Rouge, 1996.

Membership

Member American Society Interior Designers (professor), Women's Caucus for Art, Southeastern Women's Caucus for Art.

Connections

Married William Edward Gibson, October 27, 1941 (deceased August 1969). Children: Linda Dean Gibson Stoner, William Kent. Married John Marshall Lovejoy, January 27, 1971 (deceased November 1994).

father:
Robert Bruce Campbell

mother:
Mona (Goodwin) Campbell

spouse:
William Edward Gibson

spouse:
John Marshall Lovejoy

child:
Linda Dean Gibson Stoner Lovejoy

child:
William Kent Lovejoy