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Joan Michelson White, American artist. Certified teacher, Connecticut. Member Connecticut Watercolor Society (board directors 1980-1982), West Hartford Center for Visual Arts, Connecticut Women Artists, Connecticut Academy Fine Arts.

Background

White, Joan Michelson was born on January 4, 1936 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of William Allen and Mitzi (Lurie) Michelson.

Education

Bachelor, Central Connecticut State University, 1958. Postgraduate, Wesleyan University, 1980.

Career

One woman shows include Canton (Connecticut) Gallery on the Green, 1977, Saltbox Gallery, West Hartford, Connecticut, 1986, Key Gallery, New York City, 1982,Hartford Jewish Cmty. Center, 1980; member Hartford Art School Auxiliary. Member of advisory board U. Hartford Joseloff Gallery.

Docent Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Connecticut.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Canton (Connecticut) Gallery on the Green, 1977, Saltbox Gallery, West Hartford, Connecticut, 1986, Key Gallery New York City, 1982, Hartford Jewish Community Center, 1980. Group shows include Silvermine Guild New England Exhibition, 1977, 79, Springfield (Massachusetts) Art League National Exhibition, 1980, 83, 86, The Galleries, Wellesley, Massachusetts, 1983, Stephen Haller Fine Arts, New York City, 1987, 88, Penrose Gallery, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1984, Connecticut Artists Showcase, Connecticut Commission on Arts, Hartford, 1986, Provincetown (Massachusetts) Art Association and Museum, 1986, Old Lyme (Connecticut) Art Works, 1985, Greene Gallery, Guilford, Connecticut, 1986, Signature Gallery, West Hartford, 1986-1994, Allan Stone Gallery, New York City, 1984, Shippee Gallery, New York City, 1984, Heritage State Park Museum, Holyoke, Massachusetts, 1988, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, 1989, Farmington Valley Arts Center, Avon, Connecticut, 1992, John Slade Ely House, New Haven, 1993, Ute Stebich Gallery, Lenox, Massachusetts, 1994, North Coast Collage Society, Seattle, 1994, Small Walls Gallery, Hartford, 1998-1999.

Membership

Member Connecticut Watercolor Society (board directors 1980-1982), West Hartford Center for Visual Arts, Connecticut Women Artists, Connecticut Academy Fine Arts.

Connections

Married Harvey Marshall White, June 28, 1958. Children: Randi Lynn, Andrew Steven.

father:
William Allen Michelson

mother:
Mitzi (Lurie) Michelson

spouse:
Harvey Marshall White

children:
Randi Lynn White

Andrew Steven White