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Howardena Doreen Pindell, American Artist. Member Arts Council African Studies Association, College Art Association (Best Exhibition/Performance award 1990), International Association Art Critics, International House of Japan (academic).

Background

Pindell, Howardena Doreen was born on April 14, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Howard Douglas and Mildred Edith (Lewis) Pindell.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Boston University, 1965. Master of Fine Arts, Yale University, 1967. Doctor of Fine Arts (honorary), Massachusetts College Art, 1997.

Doctor of Fine Arts (honorary), New School/Parsons School Design, 1999.

Career

Curatorial assistant, Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1969-1971;assistant curator, Museum Modern Art, 1971-1977;associate curator department prints and illustrated books, Museum Modern Art, 1977-1979;associate professor art, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1979-1984;professor art, State University of New York, Stony Brook, since 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Exhibitions include, Museum Modern Art, Stockholm and 5 European museum, 1973, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1973, Indianapolis Museum, Taft Museum, Cincinnati, 1974, Gerald Piltzer Gallery, Paris, 1975, Museum Modern Art, Paris, 1975, Vassar College Art Gallery, 1977. Represented in permanent collections, Museum Modern Art, New York City, Fogg Art Museum, Metropolitan Museum, New York City, Whitney Museum American Art.

      Represented in travelling exhibitions Brandeis University, University California at Riverside, Cleveland Institute Arts, State University of New York, Potsdam, New Paltz, Wesleyan University, Davison Art Center, others.

Membership

Member Arts Council African Studies Association, College Art Association (Best Exhibition/Performance award 1990), International Association Art Critics, International House of Japan (academic).

Connections

father:
Howard Douglas Pindell

mother:
Mildred Edith (Lewis) Pindell