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Daleene Yvonne Menning Edit Profile

artist , sculptor , art educator

Daleene Yvonne Menning, American artist, art educator, sculptor. Member of Michigan Ceramic Artists Society.

Background

Menning, Daleene Yvonne was born on August 7, 1938 in Palo Alto, California, United States. Daughter of Dallas Alma Tueller and Essie Maxine Anderson Tueller.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Design, University Michigan, 1964. Master of Fine Arts, University Michigan, 1970.

Career

Professor art Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan, 1973—2004. Lecturer Loosemore Auditorium, 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal works include mural, Grand Rapids Spectrum Heart Hospital, 2004, Henry Hall, Grand Valley State University. Contributor articles to periodical featured in Studio Potter and Ceramic Monthly. Exhibitions include Juried Festival Exhibition, 1989 (Festival award, 1st prize, 1989), Detroit Institute Art, 1993 (Purchase prize, 1993), Muskegon Museum Art, 1995 (2nd prize, 1995).

Views

Death is a necessary step in human progression, just as birth was. Sometime after death, the spirit and body will be reunited— and never to be separated again. This is called resurrection, and it was made possible by the death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Membership

Member of Michigan Ceramic Artists Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

Married Curtis Boyd Menning, March 30, 1961. Children: Lee Curtis, Meta Elizabeth.

father:
Dallas Alma Tueller

mother:
Essie Maxine Anderson Tueller

spouse:
Curtis Boyd Menning

children:
Meta Elizabeth Menning

Lee Curtis Menning