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educator , art historian

James K. Kettlewell, American art historian, educator.

Background

Kettlewell, James K. was born on July 27, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Kenneth and Audrey Genevieve (Harness) Kettlewell.

Education

AB, Harvard College, 1952. AM, Harvard University, 1953.

Career

Teaching fellow, Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1952-1953;curator, Museum Art of Ogunquit (Maine), 1953;lecturer, U. Toronto, Ontario, 1955-1957;professor art history, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York, since 1957;director art history, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York, since 1990;curator, The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York, 1967-1980. Consultant New York State Council on arts, 1962-1965, Hudson Valley Commission, 1962-1970. Director Gallery Association New York State., 1970-1978.

Trustee Saratoga County History Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: art collecting.

Connections

Married Lucy Jepson Cadou, April 1952 (divorced 1974). Children: John Jepson, Chloe Hart. Married Jane Walenta Rehl, September 1987.

father:
John Kenneth Kettlewell

mother:
Audrey Genevieve (Harness) Kettlewell

spouses:
Lucy Jepson Cadou

Jane Walenta Rehl

children:
John Jepson Kettlewell

Chloe Hart Kettlewell