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Jean F. Stamsta Edit Profile


Jean F. Stamsta, American artist. Fellow Craftsman fellow, National Education Association, 1974.


Stamsta, Jean F. was born on November 2, 1936 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Herbert R. and Lucile Caroline (Malwitz) Nagel.


Bachelor of Science, Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1958.


Guest curator Milwaukee Art Museum, 1986. Resident artist Leighton Artist Colony, Banff, Alberta, Canada, 1987.


  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include American Craft Museum, New York City, 1971, Winona (Minnesota) State University, 1986, Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1990, Walkers Point Center Arts, Milwaukee, 1990, University Wisconsin Center, Sheboygan, 1998, Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, 1999, Carroll College, Waukesha, Wisconsin, 2006, exhibited in group shows at Cleveland Museum Art, 1977, Milwaukee Art Museum, 1986, 1988, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1986, Madison (Wisconsin) Art Center, 1987, 1990, Paper Press Gallery, Chicago, 1988, North Arts Center, Atlanta, 1990, Dairy Barn Cultural Arts Center, Athens, Ohio, 1991, Paper Arts Festival, Appleton, 1992, Fine Arts Museum, Budapest, Hungary, 1992, Tilburg Textile Museum, Netherlands, 1993, University Wisconsin Union Gallery, 1994, Holland Area Arts Council Gallery, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1996, Charles Allis Art Museum, Milwaukee, 1996, Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, Neenah, Wisconsin, 1998, Museum Wisconsin Art, West Bend, 2000, 2007-2008, 2010, exhibited in group shows at Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, 2001, University Wisconsin Alumni Association, Milwaukee, 2002, Racine (Wisconsin) Art Museum, 2003, 2005, 2008, Rochester Art Center, 2004, David Barnett Gallery, Milw, Wisconsin, 2009.


  • Other Interests

    Swimming, travel.


Married Duane R. Stamsta, August 18, 1956. Children: Marc, David.

Herbert R. Nagel

Lucile Caroline (Malwitz) Nagel

Duane R. Stamsta

Marc Stamsta

David Stamsta