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Grace Elizabeth Clark Edit Profile

also known as Betty Clark

painter

Grace Elizabeth Clark, American painter. Recipient first place award YMI 1st Annual Juried Exhibition, Asheville, 1992, Purchase award Visual Arts for the Home, Atlanta, 1988, first place award Asheville Art League Exhibit, Owen Gallery, UNCA, Asheville; emerging artist grant Buncombe County Arts Council, 1991. Member Asheville Art Museum.

Background

Clark, Grace Elizabeth was born on October 3, 1944 in New Orleans. Daughter of William Burton and Grace Elizabeth (Carr) Clark.

Education

Student, Agnes Scott College, 1975-1979;Bachelor of Visual Arts summa cum laude, Georgia State University, 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Chapter One, Incorporated, 1982, Seven Sisters Gallery, Black Mountain, North Carolina, 1983, Malaprop's Book Store, Asheville, North Carolina, 1987, Asheville (North Carolina) Art Museum, Chelsea Gallery, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina, 1991, Holden Gallery, Warren Wilson College, Asheville, 1993, Arts Alliance, Asheville, 1995, Upstairs Gallery, Tryon, North Carolina, 1996, Sims Art Center, Brevard College, 1996, Vertu, Asheville, 1997. Exhibited in group shows at New Orleans Academy of Art, 1988, Gallerie Simonne Stern, Atlanta, 1988, Visual Arts for the Home, Atlanta, 1988, Asheville Art Museum, 1989, 91, 93, Miriam Walmsley Gallery, New Orleans, 1989, Blue Spiral I Gallery, Asheville, 1990, 92, 93, Trinity Gallery, Atlanta, 1990, Griffith-Menard Gallery, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1990, World Gallery, 1990, 91, 30/30 World Gallery, Asheville, 1990, Castle Park Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina, 1991, YMI Cultural Center, Asheville, 1992, QuimperlĂ©, France, Fay Gold Gallery, 1993, 94, McDowell County Arts and Crafts Association, Marion, North Carolina, 1994, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, 1995, Atlanta City Hall, 1996, Elton John Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Foundation Exhibition Art Auction, 1996, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, 1996, Town Hall, Seaside, Florida, 1997. Represented in numerous public and private collections.

Membership

Member Asheville Art Museum.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, swimming, film, hiking.

Connections

Married Burleigh Roy III Kennedy (divorced 1975). Children: Catherine C., Sara E., Burleigh R. IV.

father:
William Burton Clark

mother:
Grace Elizabeth (Carr) Clark

spouse:
Burleigh Roy III Kennedy

children:
Catherine C. Clark

Sara E. Clark

Burleigh R. IV Clark