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educator , consultant , fine art and wine appraiser

Gayle Marie Skluzacek, American Fine art and wine appraiser, consultant, educator. Avocations: art, computers, gourmet cooking, wine, tennis. F C.

Background

Skluzacek, Gayle Marie was born on March 29, 1953 in Lonsdale, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Edward P. and Lucille E. (Hartmann) Skluzacek.

Education

Bachelor in Art History, Barat College, 1975; postgraduate in architecture history, University of Minnesota, 1973-1977; pstgrad.in art history, University of Chicago, 1977-1980; cooking and wine studies, France, Germany, Italy, 1979.

Career

Association curatorial assistant, Carnegie Institution, Pittsburgh, 1980-1981; staff training director-wine consultant, Sardi's, New York City, 1981-1986; dining room service and wine tasting teacher, New York City Board Education, since 1982. Director fine arts department Jason Rahm & Associations, New York City, 1983-1985. Research director Lawrence Gallery, New York City, 1985-1987.

President, director fine arts division Abigail Hartmann Associations, New York City, since 1985. Professor New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, 1990-1991. Professor appraisal studies program New York University, New York City, since 1992.

Professor appraisal & vaulation School Graduate Studies, Fashion Institute Of Technology, New York, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Avocations: art, computers, gourmet cooking, wine, tennis. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author (newsletter) Art Investment Strategies, 1985-1987, also training manuals.

Membership

Board of directors Advisory Council Occupational Education, 1982-1985. Leader Girl Scouts United States, 1980, 97-. Active Mondale Presidential Campaign, 1984.

Docent Oriental Institute, University of Chicago, 1980-1981. Member International Society Appraisers, (certified member) Appraisers Association American (board directors since 1992, sergeant-at-ams 1994-1996, secretary since 1996, lecturer since 1992), Les Amis du Vin, Museum Modern Art, Metropolitan Museum Art, American Museum Women in the Arts(charter), New England Appraisers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art, computers, gourmet cooking, wine, tennis.

Connections

Married Alan M. Grupp, May 16, 1987. 1 child, Elizabeth Catherine Grupp.

father:
Edward P. Skluzacek

mother:
Lucille E. (Hartmann) Skluzacek

spouse:
Alan M. Grupp

child:
Elizabeth Catherine Grupp Skluzacek