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artist

Joan Gorman Maxcy, American artist. Grantee Marcus Foundation, 1992, Edmund J. Kahn Foundation, 1992, Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs, 1993. Member National Museum Women in Arts.

Background

Maxcy, Joan Gorman was born on November 20, 1948 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Samuel and Rhoda (Wolman) Gorman.

Education

Student, University Charleston, 1966; student, Montgomery College, Takoma Park, Maryland., 1967-1969; student, Maryland. School Art and Design, 1970.

Career

Artist, Kennedy Center Imagination Celebration, Dallas, 1990-1992; artist-in-residence, Art Vanguard School, Dallas, 1990-1993; artist-in-residence, Navarro Arts Council, Corsicanna, Texas, 1991; artist-in-residence, Young Audiences, Dallas, 1992-1994. Conductor workshops Office Cultural Affairs, Dallas, 1990-1993, Dallas Indiana School District, 1988-1993. Juror City of Dallas, 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One person shows include Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1988, White Horse Gallery, Dallas, 1990, Dallas Arts Academy, 1991, Carver Cultural Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1993, Millenium, Dallas, 1994. Exhibited in group shows V Brooks Gallery, Dallas, 1989, New Age Space, Miami, Florida, 1988, 89, Major Artery in the Quadrangle, Dallas, 1995, Adkins-Hoover Gallery, Dallas, 1995.

Membership

Member National Museum Women in Arts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: environmental activities, education advocate and supporter, meditation, philosophy.

Connections

Married Phil. Junior Maxcy. Children: Jana, Lena.

father:
Samuel Gorman

mother:
Rhoda (Wolman) Gorman

spouse:
Phil. Junior Maxcy

children:
Jana Maxcy

Lena Maxcy