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Elizabeth Ann Rataj, American artist. Juried Eastern Michigan Statewide Drawing Bicentenial, Ypsilanti, Michigan, 2003, Alma College Annual Statewide, 2002, 2003, 2004; Member American Association of University Women (member-at-large 1995-1998), Delta Kappa Gamma (1978-1982, 86-87, 76-87),Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Rataj, Elizabeth Ann was born on October 3, 1943 in Flint, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Lloyd Milton Clem and Mildred (Lamrock) Clem-Taylor.

Education

Bachelor, Bob Jones University, 1966. Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1987.

Career

Educator, Oscoda (Michigan) Area Schools, 1966-1971, 73-83; Educator, Fort Wayne (Indiana) Public Schools, 1971-1972; Educator, St. Louis Public Schools, 1983-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Represented in permanent collections Michigan Education Association, Lansing, 1978, Munson Williams Proctor Museum, Utica, New York, 1989, Jesse Besser Museum, Alpena, Michigan, 1993, 97, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, Tennessee, 1997. Alma College, Michigan, 2004, Houghton College, New York, 2005. Solo show at University Iowa, 2001, Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 2003, Mascatine Art Center, Iowa, 2003, Levitt Center, University Iowa, 2003.

      Two-person shows include The Art Center, Mount Clemens, Michigan, 1996. Group shows include Museum Modern Art Miami, 1993, San Bernardino County Museum, Redlands, California, 1995, 96, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, Tennessee, 1995, 97, The Art Center, Mount Clemens, Michigan, 1993, Women's Caucus for Art, National 25th Anniversary Exhibition, 1997, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, 1997, Jesse Besser Museum, Alpena, Michigan, 1991, 93, 94, 95, Houghton College, New York, 2005.

Membership

Juried Eastern Michigan Statewide Drawing Bicentenial, Ypsilanti, Michigan, 2003, Alma College Annual Statewide, 2002, 2003, 2004. Member American Association of University Women (member-at-large 1995-1998), Delta Kappa Gamma (1978-1982, 86-87, 76-87),Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married David Henry Rataj, October 17, 1970.

father:
Lloyd Milton Clem Clem-Taylor

mother:
Mildred (Lamrock) Clem-Taylor

spouse:
David Henry Rataj