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artist , educator

Dean A. Dass, American artist, educator. Fellow, Tyler School Art, Philadelphia, 1979-1980, Pennsylvania Council Arts, 1985, Virginia State Arts Council, 1968; scholar, University Northern Iowa, 1979-1980.

Background

Dass, Dean A. was born on November 16, 1955 in Hampton, Iowa, United States. Son of Marland and Oleta (Liittschwager) Dass.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Northern Iowa, 1978. Master of Fine Arts, Temple University, 1980.

Career

Instructor, Kutztown U., Pennsylvania, 1983-1984. Associate professor art University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1985^. One-man exhibition Schmidt/Dean Gallry, Philadelphia, 1992.

Exhibited in group shows Brooklyn Museum, 1981, 83, 85, 89, Association American Artists, Philadelphia, 1982, 83. Philadelphia Print Club, 1979-1981, 83-84, Institute Contemporary Art, Richmond, Virginia, 1983, Noyes Museum, Oceanville, New Jersey, 1984, San Diego Print Club, 1984, U. Hawaii, 1984, Dolan-Maxwell Gallery, Philadelphia, 1984-1990, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, 1984, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California, 1984, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts, Morris Gallery, Philadelphia,1985. Represented in permanent collections Philadelphia Museum Art, National Collection of Poland, Brooklyn Museum.

Smith, Kline & French, Philadelphia, Phila.Savs. Fund Society, Temple University, North Carolina Print and Drawing Society, Kansas StateU., U. Dallas, State of Iowa, U. Northern Iowa, U. South Dakot, Walker Art Museum, Minnesota, Free Library of Philadelphia. Numerous others. Merchant scholar U. Northern Iowa, 1979-1980.

Tyler School Art fellow, Philadelphia, 1979-1980, Pennsylvania Council Arts fellow, 1985, Virginia State Arts Council, 1988.

Works

Connections

Married Patsy A. Maroney, August 26, 1978. Children: Erich, Adrienne.

father:
Marland Dass

mother:
Oleta (Liittschwager) Dass

spouse:
Patsy A. Maroney

children:
Erich Dass

Adrienne Dass