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Cynthia Genn Toffey, American artist. Assistant Little Silver Committee for Safe Power, since 1989; community leader Woman's Federation for World Peace, New York City, since 1991. Member Art Alliance Monmouth County, International Association Contemporary Artists (Kyoto, Japan), Women's Caucus for Art (New York City chapter), Organization Indiana Artists (New York City).

Background

Toffey, Cynthia Genn was born on February 10, 1953 in San Francisco, California, United States. Daughter of Vernon Chathburton and Nancy Anne (Thompson) Genn.

Education

Student, Sonoma State College, Rohnert Park, California, 1971-1973;student, California Institute Arts, Valencia, 1973-1974;Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, San Francisco The Art Institute of Chicago, 1977.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman show United Methodist Church Gallery, Red Bank, New Jersey, 1985, 88, Red Bank (New Jersey) Public Library., 1985, 89, Little Silver (New Jersey) Public Library., 1990, Thompson Park, New Jersey, 1992, Monmouth County Arts Council, Red Bank, 1992, Gallery Kerygma, Ridgewood, New Jersey, 1992, 97, Laughing Bean Art Cafe, Red Bank, 1993, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, New Jersey, 1996, Tatum Park Red Hill Activity Center, Middletown, New Jersey, 1997, Bijutsu Sekai Gallery, Tokyo, 1997, Kent Place Gallery, Summit, New Jersey, 1997.

      Group shows include San Francisco Art Institute Gallery, 1977, The Glass Garden, New York City, 1979, 84, Guild of Creative Art, Shrewsbury, New Jersey, 1984, 86, 88, Art Alliance Monmouth County, Red Bank, New Jersey, 1984-1987, 91, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, New Jersey, 1987, 91, New York Center for Visual Arts, Summit, New Jersey, 1989, 91, Helio Galleries, New York City, 1990, Kerygma Gallery, Ridgewood, New Jersey, 1993, Decor Gallery, Rockville, Maryland, 1993, International Association Contemporary Artists, Kyoto, Japan, 1993, numerous others. Sculptures executed New York Experimental Glass Workshop, New York City, 1979-1980.

Membership

Assistant Little Silver Committee for Safe Power, since 1989. Community leader Woman's Federation for World Peace, New York City, since 1991. Member Art Alliance Monmouth County, International Association Contemporary Artists (Kyoto, Japan), Women's Caucus for Art (New York City chapter), Organization Indiana Artists (New York City).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: blowing glass, swimming, hiking, lecturing.

Connections

Married Kyle Akin Toffey, July 1, 1981. Children: Akina Ruth, Kyra Judith.

father:
Vernon Chathburton Genn

mother:
Nancy Anne (Thompson) Genn

spouse:
Kyle Akin Toffey

children:
Akina Ruth Toffey

Kyra Judith Toffey