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artist , writer , Art gallery director

Jennifer Lynn Eickman, Art gallery director, writer, artist ( hum: mus.art: lit.art: visiting)art gallery director, writer, artist. Member Pacific Tropical Botanical Gardens, Defenders of Wildlife, National Trust History Preservation, International Platform Association, Kappa Alpha Theta (delta chapter corporation.pres.). Staff writer Champaign-Urbana magazine.

Background

Eickman, Jennifer Lynn was born on November 7, 1946 in Urbana, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Marvin A. and Emma L. (Hartrick) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Illinois, 1967, postgraduate, 1967-1970, University of Illinois, 1991-1992.

Career

Teacher University High School, Urbana, 1968, Champaign (Illinois) Public Schools, 1969—1970. Member faculty University Illinois, 1968—1977, Richland College, Decatur, Illinois, 1975—1977. Assistant to director extension visual arts University Illinois, 1969—1970.

Program director Allerton House Conference Center, 1974—1991. Director Allerton Art Institute, 1984—1992. Staff member Krannert Art Museum University Illinois, 1991—1992, member museum council.

Director Artworks Gallery, since 1992. Board directors Center for Study Art & Architect, Monticello Design & Manufacturing. President Farms, Arch Wood Corporation.

Guest lecturer, teacher art workshops. Staff writer Champaign-Urbana Magazine.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional art history, music, education & natural history.

Membership

Member Pacific Tropical Botanical Gardens, Defenders of Wildlife, National Trust History Preservation, International Platform Association, Kappa Alpha Theta (delta chapter corporation.pres.). Staff writer Champaign-Urbana magazine.

Connections

Married Gary Edwin Eickman, June 9, 1968.

father:
Marvin A. Smith

mother:
Emma L. (Hartrick) Smith

spouse:
Gary Edwin Eickman