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artist , educator

Joan Ruth Truckenbrod, American artist, educator. Fellow American Scandinavian Foundation, Denmark, 1994, Fulbright fellowship, research scholar award, 1998; Project grantee Illinois Arts Council, 1994. Member International Society for Art, Science and Technology, Society for Photographic Educators, College Art Association, Chicago Artists Coalition.

Background

Truckenbrod, Joan Ruth was born on September 18, 1945 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of John Mills and Edith Olive (Chambers) Sharman.

Education

Bachelor, Beloit College, 1967; Master of Arts, Northern Illinois U., 1973; Master of Fine Arts, School The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, 1979.

Career

Assistant professor, Northern Illinois U., DeKalb, 1973-1981; associate professor department arts and technical, The School of the The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, since 1981. Lecturer conference International Society for Elec. Arts, Helsinki, Finland, Institute Contemporary Art, London, 1994.

Juror La Cite des Arts and Nouvelle Technologies, Montreal, 1993. Invited curator Pennsylvania State University, 1994.

Works

Membership

Member International Society for Art, Science and Technology, Society for Photographic Educators, College Art Association, Chicago Artists Coalition.

Connections

1 child, Emily Mills Truckenbrod.

father:
John Mills Sharman

mother:
Edith Olive (Chambers) Sharman

child:
Emily Mills Truckenbrod