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artist

Jonathan Armstrong Scoville, American artist. Recipient grants in painting, Connecticut Commission the Arts, Hartford, 1975-1979, 91, fellowships Yaddo, 1967, MacDowell Colony, 1969, 74, 75, 80, Millay Colony for Arts, 1977, Virginia Center for Arts, 1978.

Background

Scoville, Jonathan Armstrong was born on November 13, 1937 in New York City. Son of Samuel Armstrong and Laura (Richardson) Scoville.

Education

Student, Art Students League, 1956-1957, 64-65;student, New York University, 1960-1962.

Career

Associate for circulation, American Federation Arts, New York City, 1961-1962;associate director, Dintenfass Gallery, New York City, 1962-1964;public writer, Dell Public Company. New York City, 1965-1966;director, Dorsky Gallery, New York City, 1966-1967;editor, Reader's Digest Condensed Books, Pleasantville, New York, 1967-1974;teacher, Regional Art Centers, Connecticut, 1968-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include New Britain (Connecticut) Museum American Art, Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, Connecticut, Condeso/Lawler Gallery, New York City, 1968-1991. Group shows at American Academy and Institute Arts and Letters, New York City, 1987-1991, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut, Old State House, Hartford, Connecticut, National Academy Design, New York City, others.

Connections

father:
Samuel Armstrong Scoville

mother:
Laura (Richardson) Scoville