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artist

Cynthia Nartonis, American artist. Named Guest Artist Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, 1993, 97; recipient Juror's Merit award Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas, 1990, award 50th Anniversary N. American Print Exhibn. The Boston Printmakers, 1997; grantee The E.D. Foundation, Ridgefield, New Jersey, 1988.

Background

Nartonis, Cynthia was born on November 4, 1943 in Roseburg, Oregon, United States. Daughter of Charles Sheets and Olive Ruth (Gilmore) Collins.

Education

Bachelor, Williamette University, Salem, Oregon, 1965.

Career

Adjunct lecturer Museum Fine Arts, Boston, 1966-1970. Director Slide Library., 1969-1970. Curator Museum Principia College, Elsah, Illinois, 1970-1974.

Lecturer Fine Arts and Art History Principia College, 1970-1974, 76-88. Artist, since 1988

Juror Elder Gallery Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln, 1990.

Membership

Board directors The Art Connection, Inc., Boston, since 1995, Boston Center for the Arts, since 1997. Member Boston Print Club (board directors), Elliot Smith Gallery St. Louis, Elizabeth Leach Gallery Portland, Fletcher Priest Gallery, Alexa Lee Gallery, Turtle Gallery (Maine).

Connections

Married David Kallman Nartonis. Children: Katherine Ann, Constance.

father:
Charles Sheets Collins

mother:
Olive Ruth (Gilmore) Collins

spouse:
David Kallman Nartonis

children:
Katherine Ann Nartonis

Constance Nartonis