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painter , art educator

James Edward Nawara, American Art educator, painter. Creative Artist grantee Michigan Council for the Arts, 1982, 85, 88, Individual Artist grantee Detroit Council of the Arts, 1982, Project granteeArtist Guild of Detroit, 1979; recipient Faculty Research awards Wayne State University, 1977, 81, 84, 88, Faculty Recognition award Board of governments Wayne State University, 1981.

Background

Nawara, James Edward was born on January 25, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Walter George and Helen Adrian (Wolski) Nawara.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the The Art Institute of Chicago of Chicago, 1967;Master of Fine Arts, University of Illinois, 1969.

Career

Graduate teaching assistant, University of Illinois, Champaign, 1967-1969;professor, Wayne State University, Detroit, since 1969. Acting department chairman art and art history Wayne State University, Detroit, 1988-1989.

Connections

Married Lucille Procter, December 14, 1968. Children: Juliet, Stephen Procter.

father:
Walter George Nawara

mother:
Helen Adrian (Wolski) Nawara

spouse:
Lucille Procter

children:
Juliet Nawara

Stephen Procter Nawara