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Diana Mara Henry, American photographer. Recipient Ferguson History prize, Harvard University, 1967; grant, New York State Foundation Arts, 1985, State Council Arts, 1986.

Background

Henry, Diana Mara was born on June 20, 1948 in Cincinnati. Daughter of Carl and Edith (Entratter) Henry.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1969.

Career

General reporter Staten Island Advance, 1970. Originator, director community workshop program International Center Photography, New York City, 1975—1977, member faculty, 1976—1979. Owner Diana Mara Henry Photography, since 1972.

Member executive board Friends of Alice Austen, New York City, 1977—1986. Artist-in-residence New York Foundation Arts, 1985—1986. Official photographer First National Women's Conference, Houston, 1977, National Commission Observance International Women's Year, Washington, 1978.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Ballard Mill Center Arts, Malone, New York, 1983, Overseas Press Club, New York City, 1983, Brattleboro (Vermont) Museum, 1984, Erpf Catskill Cultural Center, Women's Studio Workshop, 1987, Pacific Grove Arts Center, 1988, Carl Chevy Foundation, 1990, exhibited in group shows at Tyler School Art Temple University, Philadelphia, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, Art Guild, Guilford, Connecticut, Represented in permanent collections National Archives, Library. Congress, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, Schlesinger Library. History Women in America, Radcliffe College.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Noel Oard Mapstead, June 12, 1986. 1 child Barbara Edith Plantagenet.

father:
Carl Henry

mother:
Edith (Entratter) Henry

spouse:
Noel Oard Mapstead

child:
Barbara Edith Plantagenet Henry