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artist , musician , design director

John David Curran, design director, artist, musician. Musician, timpanist New Jersey Symphony, Caldwell, 1949, Richmond Symphony, 1959-1961, Louisville Symphony, 1951-1958, Brunswick (Georgia) Civic Orchestra, since 1987. With United States Navy, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations, PTO. Member Richmond Artists Association (vice president 1960-1961).

Background

Curran, John David was born on December 17, 1924 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of William Patrick and Grace Elizabeth (Russell) Curran.

Education

Certified in fine and graphic arts, Newark School Fine & Industrial Arts, 1949.

Career

Graphic artist Egmont Arens Association, New York City, 1949. Packaging design director Reynolds Metals Company, Richmond, Virginia, 1949-1982. Artist, 1958-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Virginia Museum, Columbia (South Carolina) Museum, Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia, numerous banks, businesses.

Membership

Musician, timpanist New Jersey Symphony, Caldwell, 1949, Richmond Symphony, 1959-1961, Louisville Symphony, 1951-1958, Brunswick (Georgia) Civic Orchestra, since 1987. With United States Navy, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations, PTO. Member Richmond Artists Association (vice president 1960-1961).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel to foreign countries.

Connections

Married Aline Berry, June 21, 1952. Children: Kristin N., Laura E., Anthony B.

father:
William Patrick Curran

mother:
Grace Elizabeth (Russell) Curran

spouse:
Aline Berry

child:
Kristin N. Curran

child:
Laura E. Curran

child:
Anthony B. Curran