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artist , college dean , painter

Donald Albert Burrows, American College dean, artist, painter. Member American Society Interior Designers, Alumni Association School of The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Alumni Association University of Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago (Ryerson Foreign Traveling fellow, 1961-1963).

Background

Burrows, Donald Albert was born on June 26, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Charles Fredrick and Bertha Lillian (Olesen) Burrows.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the The Art Institute of Chicago of Chicago, 1961;Master of Fine Arts, School of the The Art Institute of Chicago of Chicago, 1963.

Career

Director Mobile (Alabama) Art Museum, 1964-1966, Fort Worth Art Museum, 1966-1967, Center for Creative Studies, Detroit, 1967-1968. Professor humanities City Colleges of Chicago, 1968-1983. Associate dean Harrington Institute, Chicago, 1974-1984.

Academy dean Ray College of Design, 1986-1993. Principal artist, designer Misaine-Chaleur Inc., Torrance, California, since 1990, Modern Classic Artworks, Lexington, Kentucky, art director. President, Chief Executive Officer ChyCogo and Limited company, Willowbrook, Illinois, since 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Hansen Gallery, Chicago, 1986, Elmhurst (Illinois) College, 1986, Galleria Renata, Chicago, 1988.

Membership

Member American Society Interior Designers, Alumni Association School of The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Alumni Association University of Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago (Ryerson Foreign Traveling fellow, 1961-1963).

Connections

Married Philomena Durkin, March 3, 1962 (divorced 1983). Children: Jennifer Maria, Charles Fredrick, Quentin Connor. Married Charlyn Dee Butterfield, April 2, 1995.

father:
Charles Fredrick Burrows

mother:
Bertha Lillian (Olesen) Burrows

spouses:
Philomena Durkin

Charlyn Dee Butterfield

children:
Jennifer Maria Burrows

Charles Fredrick Burrows

Quentin Connor Burrows