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emeritus professor of art and humanities

James Gilbert Todd, emeritus professor of art and humanities. Grantee, German Academy Exchange, Leipzig, Germany, 1991. Member of Northwest Print Council, English Society Wood Engravers, Royal Society Painters and Printmakers (London), American Society Wood Engravers, American/Popular Culture Association, American Association of University Professors.

Background

Todd, James Gilbert was born on October 12, 1937 in Minneapolis. Son of James Gilbert and Doris Elizabeth (Linn) Todd.

Education

Bachelor, College Great Falls, 1964. Master of Arts, University Montana, 1965. Master of Fine Arts, University Montana, 1969.

Career

Instructor English Kepler Gymnasium, Freiburg, Federal Republican Germany, 1965-1966. Art instructor Oberndorf Gymnasium, Federal Republic Germany, 1966-1968. Art and humanities instructor Okaloosa-Walton Junior College, Niceville, Florida, 1969-1970.

Professor humanities U. Montana, Missoula, 1970-1980, chairman art department, 1980-1988. Instructor humanities Mont.State Prison, Deer Lodge, 1973-1978. Coordinator international traveling exhibit selected German and American artists, 1991-1992.

Executed murals Liberal Arts Building, U. Montana, 1973, Montana Federation Teachers, Helena, 1976. Illustrator: Fire in the Bushes, 1978. A Radiant Map of the World, 1981.

Commnd. writer Dictionary of Art, 1991-1993, Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, 1993. One-man shows include: University Center Gallery, U. Montana, 1978, Keller Gallery, Salem, Oregon, 1978, Western Georgia College, Carrollton, 1979, Black Orchid Gallery, Butte, Montana, 1981, Amerika-Haus, Hamburg, Germany, 1984, Armstron-Prior Gallery, Phoenix, 1985, Blufton (Ohio) College, 1986, Image Gallery, Portland, Oregon, 1990, Sparkasse Rendsburg, Germany, 1991, U. Montana, Missoula, 1994. Group shows includee Yellowstone Art Center, Billings, Montana, 1980, Gabrova, Bulgaria, 1981, Missoula (Montana) Museum Arts, 1981, LaGrange (Georgia) College, 1981, University of California,1981, Boston Printmakers, Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1982, San Diego Print Club, 1989, National Print Invitational, Anchorage, 1990, Intergrafik 90, Berlin, 1990, VII Premio de Gravado-Maximo Ramos, Ferrol, Spain, 1990, 4th International Print Exhibit, Taiwan, 1990, U. Hawaii, Hilo, 1994, Ashmoleau Museum, Oxford, England, 1995.

Works

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1961-1963. Research grantee German Academy Exchange, Leipzig, Germany, 1991. Member American Association of University Professors, American/Popular Culture Association, American Society Wood Engravers, Royal Society Painters and Printmakers (London), English Society Wood Engravers, Northwest Print Council.

Connections

Married Julia Katarina Brozio, August 3, 1963. Children: Seamus, Riel, Baird.

father:
James Gilbert Todd

mother:
Doris Elizabeth (Linn) Todd

spouse:
Julia Katarina Brozio

children:
Seamus Todd

Riel Todd

Baird Todd