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artist , Arts administrator

Jean Margaret Towgood, Canadian Artist, arts administrator.

Background

Towgood, Jean Margaret was born on January 8, 1938 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Came to the United States, 1964. Daughter of Victor and Marjorie Winnifred (Moss) Haggart.

Education

Bachelor in Painting and Drawing, California State University, Fullerton, 1982.

Career

Founder, member, Gallery 318, Los Angeles, 1983-1987; artist, artists consultant, since 1982. Exhibitions director SITE, Culver City, California, 1988, projects and funding consultant, 1989.

Membership

Supporter Huntington Beach (California) Arts Center, since 1992. Member fundraising committee Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, California, 1994. Member American Association of University Women, College Art Association, Women's Caucus for Art (president, board directors 1992-1994, board directors since 1990, Southern California chapter president, board directors 1988-1990, board directors 1986-1992), National Association Arts Organizations, National Museum Women in Arts (charter).

Connections

Married Dennis Arthur Towgood, May 21, 1960. Children: Gary Thomas, Kenneth Victor, David Arthur.

father:
Victor Haggart

mother:
Marjorie Winnifred (Moss) Haggart

spouse:
Dennis Arthur Towgood

children:
David Arthur Towgood

Gary Thomas Towgood

Kenneth Victor Towgood