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Jennifer Newton Hersh

artist , art history educator

Jennifer Newton Hersh, American art history educator, artist. Recipient Art Excellence award Radio Corporation of America, 1980; Kristie Jayne fellow Graduate Center, 1993-1994, Dominic J. Madormo fellow, 1994. Member American Association Muss., American History Society, College Art Association, Science and Literature Society, Graphic Artists Guild.

Background

Hersh, Jennifer Newton was born on September 26, 1961 in Lawrence, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Robert Tweed and Sally Newton (Six) Hersh.

Education

Bachelor, Carleton College, 1983. Master of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1985. Master of Arts, City University of New York, 1988.

Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 1996.

Career

Curatorial assistant Brooklyn Museum, 1989-1990. Assistant professor Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, since 1990. Researcher Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1990-1991.

Adjunct lecturer Hunter College, 1992-1993. Assistant professor School Visual Arts, since 1997.

Works

  • Author: The Brooklyn Museum's Paintings, 1996. Assistant editor Master Drawings Journal, since 1997. Exhibitions include Hunter Thomas Gallery, 1989, 450 Broadway Gallery, 1994.

    Illustrator, photographer Tuff Stuff magazine, 1995.

Membership

Member American Association Muss., American History Society, College Art Association, Science and Literature Society, Graphic Artists Guild.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, photography, illustration.

Connections

Married David Andrew Seideman, July 3, 1992.

father:
Robert Tweed Hersh

mother:
Sally Newton (Six) Hersh

spouse:
David Andrew Seideman