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James Powell Hendricks, American artist. Named Arkansas Traveler, 1971.

Background

Hendricks, James Powell was born on August 7, 1938 in Little Rock. Son of Leland Fuller and Christia Beatrice (Powell) Hendricks.

Education

Bachelor, University Arkansas, 1962. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1964.

Career

Instructor art, State University Iowa, 1962-1964; Instructor art, Mount Holyoke College, 1964-1965; member of faculty, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, since 1965; professor art, U. Massachusetts, since 1977; director undergraduate programs in art, U. Massachusetts, 1968-1971; director graduate programs art, U. Massachusetts, 1974-1977. Visiting artist Seoul Institute of the Arts, Korea, 1986, Portland School Arts, Maine, 1985, San Diego State University, 1986, International Artist Colony, Ctr.Contemporary Visual Arts, Prilep, Macedonia, 1994.

Works

Connections

Married Betty Jean Fleming, November 6, 1960 (divorced 1977). Children: Elizabeth Jane, Valerie Lee. Married Marcia Reed-Hendricks, 1978 (divorced).

Married Leslie Jill Cernak, 1999.

father:
Leland Fuller Hendricks

mother:
Christia Beatrice (Powell) Hendricks

spouses:
Leslie Jill Cernak

Marcia Reed-Hendricks

Betty Jean Fleming

children:
Elizabeth Jane Hendricks

Valerie Lee Hendricks