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educator , art historian , museum director

David MacKinnon Ebitz, Art historian, museum director. Heritage Foundation fellow, 1968. Member Association Art Museum Dirs., College Art Association, National Art Education Association, American Association Museums (music education committee), Medieval Academy American, International Center Medieval Art, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Ebitz, David MacKinnon was born on October 5, 1947 in Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Robert White Creeley and Ann (MacKinnon) Kucera.

Education

Bachelor, Williams College, 1969. AM, Harvard University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1979.

Career

Teaching fellow, then head teaching fellow department fine arts Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1975-1978. Assistant professor, then associate professor department art University Maine, Orono, 1978-1987, interim director galleries, curator university art collection, 1986-1987. Head department education and academy affairs Jean Paul Getty Museum, Santa Monica, California, 1987-1992.

Director John and Mable Ringling Museum Art, Sarasota, Florida, 1992-2000, professor in charge, 2009. Associate professor art education Pennsylvania State University, University Park, since 2001. Visiting faculty Bangor (Maine) Theological Seminary, 1981.

Lecturer in field; presenter workshops.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author exhibition reviews, book reviews. Contributor articles to arts publications, exhibition catalogues.

Membership

Member Association Art Museum Dirs., College Art Association, National Art Education Association, American Association Museums (music education committee), Medieval Academy American, International Center Medieval Art, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Mary Ann Stankiewicz, January 1, 1983. Children: Rebecca Aemilia, Cecilia Charlotte.

father:
Robert White Creeley Kucera

mother:
Ann (MacKinnon) Kucera

spouse:
Mary Ann Stankiewicz

child:
Rebecca Aemilia Ebitz

child:
Cecilia Charlotte Ebitz