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artist , educator

Diane Thomas Lincoln, American artist, educator. Recipient Alpha Delta Kappa award, 1989, Brotherhood-Sisterhood award National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1989. Board directors Kansas Multi Cultural Alliance, Global Research Institute, International Society Decorative Painters; Member Arch Modern Christian Art, Kansas Multi-Cultural Arts Alliance (president 1992-1994), Women in the Arts Inc. (founder).

Background

Lincoln, Diane Thomas was born on January 19, 1948 in Albany, New York, United States. Daughter of Viron and Martha (Alexis) Thomas.

Education

British Aerospace, Kansas University, 1971. Master of Fine Arts, Wichita State University, 1976. Postgraduate, Research Center, Yugoslavia, 1985.

Career

Owner Phoenix Art Institute, 1982-1986. Director art gallery Wichita State University, 1986-1992. Program director decorative and ornamental painting design progressive School Art and Design, Wichita State University, since 1992.

Gallery director Kansas Newman College, 1989-1991. Assistant professor, program director art and theology Kansas Newman College, until 1990-1996. Art consultant, designer Corpus Christi Parish, Lawrence, Kansas, St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Ellis, Kansas, St. John Baptist, Clyde, Kansas.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book essay collection) Quietly Outspoken Lester Raymer, 1999. Contributor articles to professional journals. Exhibitions include Our Lives, Women Experiences, Kansas University Hays Center Gallery, Lawrence, 1985, Wichita Art Museum, 1987, E. Ulrich Museum, Wichita, 1991.

      Solo exhibitions include Marylhurst College, Portland, 1993, Marian Exhibition, Pontifical Marian Research Center, University Dayton, 1994, Edwin Ulrich Museum Art Wichita State Univ, International Cultural Center University Texas, 2002. Commission works include cross, Queen Angels, Salina, Kansas, stencil, Wichita History Museum, renovation, St. John's Chapel, Salina, Kansas, mural, St. Bernard's Roman Catholic Church, Ellsworth, 1998, extensive design and liturgical commissions Corpus Christi Church, Lawrence, Kansas, since 1999, processional cross Bishop Miege High School Chapel, 2003, extensive design consultation and liturgical arts commissions St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Church, Salina, Kansas. Works in permanent collections at St. Francis Regional Medical Center, Wichita State University Alumni Collection, Archdiocese of Miami, Florida, Catholic Church Extension Society, Chicago.

      Contributor poetry to Anima, An Experiential Journal.

Membership

Board directors Kansas Multi Cultural Alliance, Global Research Institute, International Society Decorative Painters. Member Arch Modern Christian Art, Kansas Multi-Cultural Arts Alliance (president 1992-1994), Women in the Arts Inc. (founder).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, nature exploration.

Connections

Married Gary R. Lincoln.

father:
Viron Thomas

mother:
Martha (Alexis) Thomas

spouse:
Gary R. Lincoln.