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artist , curator

Jean Roger Robert Giguet, Congolese, American curator, artist. Grantee, Nevada Humanities Committee; co-grantee, since 1978, Nevada State council Arts, 1986. Member of American Association Museum, Phi Sigma Iota, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Giguet, Jean Roger Robert was born on June 20, 1947 in Pointe-Noire, Congo. Arrived in the United States, 1969, naturalized, 1980. Son of Raymond Giguet and Christiane (Voisin) Oudin.

Education

Bachelor, Southern Illinois University, 1975. Master of Fine Arts, Southern Illinois University, 1977. Postgraduate, University Nevada, Las Vegas, since 1981.

Career

Freelance illustrator, photographer, Carbondale, Illinois, 1970—1975. Graduate assistant Southern Illinois University, 1975—1977. Curator exhibits University Nevada, Las Vegas, since 1977.

Exhibit consultant Nevada State Museum, Carson City, 1981, Discovery: Children's Museum, Las Vegas, 1986.

Membership

Member of American Association Museum, Phi Sigma Iota, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Lorena Priscilla Reith, September 30, 1969 (divorced 1975). 1 child Aurore.

father:
Raymond Giguet Oudin

mother:
Christiane (Voisin) Oudin

spouse:
Lorena Priscilla Reith

child:
Aurore Giguet