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Jan Rosetta Schockner Edit Profile

also known as Rosetta

sculptor

Jan Rosetta Schockner, American sculptor. Recipient Purchase award, Bennington (Vermont) Center for the Arts, 1998, 1999, Bosque Conservatory Arts Council, 2000, 2001, Steamboat Springs (Colorado) Arts Council, 2003, People's Choice Sculpture, We. Rendezvous of Art, 2005.

Background

Schockner, Jan Rosetta was born on May 9, 1945 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Leo Adolph and Sylvia Jeffers Rosetta.

Education

Bachelor, University Delaware, 1967. Postgraduate, Art Center College Design, Los Angeles, 1967—1969.

Career

Graphic designer Sheridan/Solon Associate, Los Angeles, California, 1969—1971. Advertising designer Weitzman Associate, Silver Spring, Maryland, 1972—1974. Free-lance lettering designer Woodacre, California, 1974—1992.

Sculptor Loveland, Colorado, since 1992. Juror for annual exhibition Loveland High Plains Arts Council, 1993, 94, 95. Presenter Brevard Museum of Art & Science.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include National Academy Design, New York City, 1992, 1994, 1996, National Sculpture Society, Palazzo Mediceo, Seravezza, Italy, 1994, New York City, 1994, 2000-2004, Fleischer Museum, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1999, Loveland Museum and Gallery, Colorado, 1995, National Museum Wildlife Art, Jackson, Wyoming, 1995-1999, Bennington Center for the Arts, Vermont, 1996—2003, Nymeyer Gallery, Chicago, 1996, Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, Wyoming, 1998, Hiram Blauvelt Art Museum, Oradell, New Jersey, 2000, Meguro Museum Art, Tokyo, 2001, Cincinnati Museum Center, 2002, National Center for American Western Art, San Antonio, 2002, 2003, National Geographic Society, Washington, District of Columbia, 2003, Brevard Museum of Art and Science, Melbourne, Florida, 2003, Masters Gallery Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland, 2004.

Membership

Fellow: National Sculpture Society (board member since 2003, Chilmark award 1985, Silver medal 2003). Member: American Women Artists, Society Animal Artists (presenter 2001, award of excellence 2000).

Connections

Married Mel W. Schockner, December 27, 1969.

father:
Leo Adolph

mother:
Sylvia Jeffers Rosetta

spouse:
Mel W. Schockner