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George Gilbert Slade

art historian

George Gilbert Slade, American art historian. Trustee Jerome Foundation, St. Paul.

Background

Slade, George Gilbert was born on January 2, 1961 in St. Paul. Son of George Richard and Ella Carpenter Slade.

Education

Bachelor in American Studies, Yale University, 1985.

Career

Editorial assistant Aperture, New York City, 1985—1986. Researcher Magnum Photos, 1986—1987. Assistant director Archive Pictures, 1987.

Freelance writer, researcher, 1988—1989. Program director McKnight Foundation Photography Fellows, Minneapolis, since 1998. Artistic director Minnesota Center for Photography, since 2003.

Writer, curator, consultant Re: Photographica, St. Paul, since 1989.

Works

  • Author, editor, consultant (book, commissioning project) Minnesota in Our Time: A Photographic Portrait.

Membership

Trustee Jerome Foundation, St. Paul.

Connections

Married Janet Paine Bisbee, March 31, 1990 (divorced ). Children: Juliet Kotel, Laura Winsor.

father:
George Richard

mother:
Ella Carpenter Slade

spouse:
Janet Paine Bisbee

children:
Juliet Kotel Slade

Laura Winsor Slade