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artist , art educator

Gordon Joseph Dorn, American artist, educator. Recipient prize Art Institute Chicago, 1977; exhibitions reviewed in Chicago Tribune, 1991, 95, 98, Chicago Sun Times, 1982, 84.

Background

Dorn, Gordon Joseph was born on December 5, 1943 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Frank and Olive G. (Rollman) Dorn.

Education

Bachelor in Education, Wisconsin State University, 1966;Master of Fine Arts in Painting, University of Wisconsin, 1969.

Career

Professor art Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, 1969-2000. Professor emeritus, since 2000. State vice president American Association of University Professors of Illinois, 1990-1992, state president, 1992-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, 1977, 79, 82, 85, 88, 91, 95, 97, 98, 2000. Group exhibitions include Art Institute Chicago, 1977, 79, Chicago International Art Exposition, 1997, 98, 99. Patentee in field.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing education materials, inventing.

Connections

father:
Frank Dorn

mother:
Olive G. (Rollman) Dorn