Log In

Jane Asnton Sharp Edit Profile

educator , art historian

Jane Asnton Sharp, American art historian, educator. Fellow International Research Exchange, 1985-1987, Fulbright-Hayes Foundation, 1985-1987, Social Science Research Council, 1993-1996. Member American Association Advancement Slavic Studies, College Art Association.

Background

Sharp, Jane Asnton was born on August 4, 1956 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Daughter of Benjamin Thomas and Jane (Shriver) Sharp.

Education

Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1979; Master of Arts, Yale University, 1983; Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1992.

Career

Associate curator Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, 1989-1992. Visiting assistant professor Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1992-1993. Assistant professor University Maryland, College Park, since 1993.

Member advisory board Maryland Art Place, 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association Advancement Slavic Studies, College Art Association.

Connections

Married James Page Hersey, August 16, 1986. 1 child, Samuel Ashton.

father:
Benjamin Thomas Sharp

mother:
Jane (Shriver) Sharp

spouse:
James Page Hersey

child:
Samuel Ashton Sharp