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artist , educator

Jo Durst, American artist, educator. Member of New York Artists Equity Association, Southeast Theatre Association, Mississippi Alliance for Arts Education, Mississippi Theatre Association (Best Director 2000), National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society.

Background

Durst, Jo was born on March 23, 1948 in Wendell, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Lewis Cleveland Ross, Ida Mae Ross.

Education

Bachelor, Albertsons College, 1970. Master of Arts, Idaho State University, 1972.

Career

Instructor Mississippi State University, Starkville, since 1978. Artist, Starkville, since 1998. Director performance art Mississippi State University, Starkville, since 1998.

Membership

Member of New York Artists Equity Association, Southeast Theatre Association, Mississippi Alliance for Arts Education, Mississippi Theatre Association (Best Director 2000), National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art, theater, reading, philosophy, women's studies.

Connections

Married Robert Wayne Durst, May 26, 1973. Children: Tristan, Jefferson.

father:
Lewis Cleveland Ross Durst

spouse:
Robert Wayne Durst

children:
Tristan Durst

Jefferson Durst