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arts administrator

Elizabeth A. Marks, American arts administrator. Comty. activist, founding organizer Westside Arts Coalition, New York City, 1985. Member Society for Arts in Healthcare, Folk Art Society of America.

Background

Marks, Elizabeth A. was born on October 7, 1946 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of William D. and Ruth A. (Lenthe) Marks.

Education

AB, Gettysburg College, 1968. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1974. Postgraduate, Adelphi University, 1985.

Career

Dancer Delaware Valley Ballet Company, Audubon, New Jersey, 1960-1974. Trainer New York University, New York City, 1984-1985. Program director Hospital Audiences Inc., since 1985.

Curator Hospital Audiences Incorporated, New York York City, since 1988. Speaker on outsider art and arts in health care, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: (art catalogs) Helicopter Association International Collection of Outsider Art, 1990, Outsider Artists of Helicopter Association International, 1996. Co-producer: (documentary film) Not Like In the Movies, 1995. Contributing writer: (periodical) Folk Art Finder, 1996-1997.

Membership

Comty. activist, founding organizer Westside Arts Coalition, New York City, 1985. Member Society for Arts in Healthcare, Folk Art Society of America.

Connections

father:
William D. Marks

mother:
Ruth A. (Lenthe) Marks