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Juanita A. Tumelaire Edit Profile

artist

Juanita A. Tumelaire, American artist. Named to National Museum Women in Arts Archive; recipient Elizabeth Morse Genius medal of honor in printmaking NAWA, 2001. Member Southern Graphics.

Background

Tumelaire, Juanita A. was born on July 8, 1944 in Louisville. Daughter of William Russell and Juanita Mildred (Hazenbuhler) Head.

Education

Bachelor, U. Louisville, 1966;Master of Engineering in Education, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1973;postgraduate, Decordova Museum School, 1984-1990.

Career

Volunteer, Peace Corps, Lemery, Batangas., P.I., 1966-1968;media buyer, Stern-Frank Advertising, Boston, 1969-1971;teacher, SUCB Graduate Program, Buffalo, 1972-1974;teacher, Language House International, Esfahan, Iran, 1974-1976;teacher, United States.I.A., Kathmandu, Nepal, 1976-1978;teacher, Walnut Hill School, Natick, Massachusetts, 1979-1981;dean, Walnut Hill School, Natick, Massachusetts, 1981-1990;freelance artist, Signal Mountain, Tennessee, since 1990;freelance instructor printmaking, Tennessee & Georgia, since 1990. Vice president arts board Association Visual Artists, Chattanooga, 1991-1994. Marketing director Intown Gallery, Chattanooga, 1991-1994.

Consultant in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Illustrator: (book) AVA Newsletter, 1993.

Membership

Member Southern Graphics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, traveling.

Connections

Married Theodorus M. Tumelaire, May 20, 1972.

father:
William Russell Head

mother:
Juanita Mildred (Hazenbuhler) Head

spouse:
Theodorus M. Tumelaire