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David Loren Bass, American Born: Conway, Arkansas, July 19, 1943 Artist ( art: visiting) artist. Fellow Corporation Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1978, 81, 84. Ossabaw Island Project, Georgia, 1979, Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Sweetbriar, 1978.; Member American Institute Archaeology, Santa Fe Contemporary Art, Center forContemporary Art/Santa Fe.

Background

Bass, David Loren was born on July 19, 1943 in Conway, Arkansas, United States. Son of Deward Clark Bass and Gillian Henrietta (Oliver) Bass Carter. Bachelor of Science in Education, Arkansas State Teachers, College, 1965.

Education

Student, Aspen School Contemporary Art, 1964. Bachelor of Science in Education, Arkansas State Teachers College, 1965. Postgraduate, University North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1974.

Master of Fine Arts, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1975.

Career

Teacher 7th-8th grades Metropolitan Schools Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee, 1965-1967. Teacher 7th-12th grades United States Defense Department, Kenitra, Morocco, 1967-1973. Artist, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1975-1992, Santa Fe, 1992.

Artist-in-residence Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1976. Curator Peter Agostini sculpture exhibition DuPont Art Gallery, Lexington, 1976. Consultant Waterworks Gallery, Salisbury, North Carolina, 1983.

Director United Arts Council, Greensboro, 1978-1980, Center for Creative Arts, Greensboro, 1978-1980, Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, 1977-1980, 83-91. One-man shows include: Theater Art Gallery, High Point, North Carolina, 1977, 82, 90, Asheville Art Museum, 1980, Recent Works, 1985, St. John's Museum Art, Wilmington, North Carolina, 1989. Group shows include: Mississippi Museum Art, Jackson, 1980, Biennial Exhibition Piedmont Painting, Mint Museum, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1983, Equitable Gallery, New York City, 1994, Springfield (Missouri) Museum Art, 1993, Hickory (North Carolina) Museum Art, 1994.

Board of directors O. Henry Festival, Greensboro, 1985.

Works

Membership

Fellow Corporation Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1978, 81, 84. Ossabaw Island Project, Georgia, 1979, Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Sweetbriar, 1978. Member American Institute Archaeology, Santa Fe Contemporary Art, Center forContemporary Art/Santa Fe.

Connections

father:
Deward Clark Bass Bachelor of Science

mother:
Gillian Henrietta (Oliver) Bass Carter. Bachelor of Science