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artist

Judith Ann Wyss, American Artist. Award for Best Unbuilt Chair, Table, Lamp & Chair, Portland, 1988; participant-juried show Oregon Biennial/Portland Art Museum, 1985.

Background

Wyss, Judith Ann was born on January 19, 1938 in Spokane, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Maurice Landon and Catherine Evangeline (Deemy) Thomson.

Education

Bachelor in English, San Francisco State University, 1961; Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drawing, Museum Art School, Portland, Oregon, 1981.

Career

Member, Inkling Printmaking Studio, Portland, 1982-1986; member, Blackfish Co-operative Gallery, Portland, since 1992; member, Graystone Gallery, Portland, 1984-1992; member, Troy Co-operative Studios, Portland, since 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in Oregon, Washington, and England.

Membership

Past president and secretary Cmty. Music Center, Portland, since 1975, Alumni and Friends of PNCA, Portland, 1982-1994. Member of the Board of Governors Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, since 1993.

Member awards/fellowships Advisory Council Literary Arts, since 1991. Board directors Burdock/Burn Art Resource. Secretary, vice president Wyss Foundation.

Member Artists' Equity, Metropolitan Art's Committee Per-Cent for Art Coms., Tri-MetArt (advising committee since 1993), Oregon Cello Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, needlepointing.

Connections

Married Loren L. Wyss, June 9, 1962. Children: Emily Alison, Jennifer Ann, Isabel Jean, Edmund John.

father:
Maurice Landon Thomson

mother:
Catherine Evangeline (Deemy) Thomson

spouse:
Loren L. Wyss

children:
Emily Alison Wyss

Isabel Jean Wyss

Edmund John Wyss

Jennifer Ann Wyss