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J. Frank Sampson Edit Profile

artist , educator

J. Frank Sampson, American Artist, educator. Fulbright fellow, 1959-1960. With United States Army, 1954-1956.

Background

Sampson, J. Frank was born on March 24, 1928 in Edmore, North Dakota, United States. Son of Silas Abner and Mabel Elizabeth (Trimble) Sampson.

Education

Bachelor, Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, 1950. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1952. Postgraduate, University Iowa, 1959.

Career

Assistant professor fine arts, U. Colorado, Boulder, 1961-1967; associate professor fine arts, U. Colorado, 1968-1972; professor fine arts, U. Colorado, 1972-1990; professor emeritus fine arts, U. Colorado, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One man shows at Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, 1954, Denver Art Museum, 1975. Represented in permanent collections at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Des Moines Art Center, Dulin Gallery of Art, Knoxville, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Library. Of Congress, Littleton (Colorado) History Museum, Minnesota Museum Art, St. Paul, Mulvane Art Center, Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas, Sheldon Memorial Art Center, University Nebraska, Lincoln, Springfield (Missouri) Art Museum, Walker Art Museum, Minneapolis, Boston Public Library.

      , Nelson Gallery-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, Missouri.

Membership

With United States Army, 1954-1956.

Connections

father:
Silas Abner Sampson

mother:
Mabel Elizabeth (Trimble) Sampson