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artist , art educator

Joyce Lyon, American artist, art educator. Member of Women's Art Registry of Minnesota (steering committee, founding member), College Art Association.

Background

Lyon, Joyce was born on June 11, 1943 in New York, United States. Daughter of Emil and Irene Altura Selborn.

Education

Bachelor, Barnard College, 1964. Bachelor, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1966. Master of Fine Arts, University Minnesota,., 1970.

Career

Community educator various, Minneapolis, 1972—1978. Artist advisory WARM and Comprehensive Employment Training Act. Director Feminist Perspectives, Womens Art Registry of Minnesota, 1981—1985.

Assistant professor department art University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1985—1990, associate professor department art, since 1990. Adjunct professor Minneapolis College of Art and Design, 1990—1996. Consultant mentor program WARM, Minneapolis, 2002—2003.

Juror, artist fellowships Minnesota State Arts Board, 1993, 94.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include Groveland Gallery, Minneapolis, since 1997, Dialogue in Place: Joyce Lyon & Andrea Thoma, University Leeds and University Minnesota, 2000, Witness and Legacy: Contemporary Art about the Holocaust, Minnesota Museum, 1995—2002. Author: Conversations with Rzeszow, 1992.

Membership

Member of Women's Art Registry of Minnesota (steering committee, founding member), College Art Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening.

Connections

father:
Emil Selborn

mother:
Irene Altura Selborn