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art historian , Museum director

Judith Ellen Sobol, museum director, art historian. Payson Foundation fellow, l988. Trustee Greater Portland Landmarks, l983-88, Kendall College Art and Design, since 1992. Member American Association Museum, International Council on Museum, ArtTable.

Background

Sobol, Judith Ellen was born on June 1, 1946 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States.

Education

Bachelor, University of California at Los Angeles, 1968. Master of Arts, George Washington University, 1970. Master of Arts, Museum Management Institute, 1992.

Career

Assistant to curator, lecturer fine arts, Georgetown University, Washington, l970-72;assistant chairman education division, supervisor interpretive service, Minneapolis Institute Arts, l973-77;chairman division education, Baltimore Museum Art, l977-78;executive director, Don't Tear It Down, Washington, l978-8l;assistant professor art history, Westbrook College, Portland, Maine., l98l-91;director Joan Whitney Payson Gallery Art, Westbrook College, Portland, Maine., l98l-91;director, Grand Rapids (Michigan) Art Museum, since 1991. Reviewer Institute Museum Superior vena cava syndrome, Washington, 1983, 94. Music panelist Maine Arts Commission, Augusta, 1986-1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer cable television series on Payson Gallery exhibits, l985-91. Author various museum catalogues. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Trustee Greater Portland Landmarks, l983-88, Kendall College Art and Design, since 1992. Member American Association Museum, International Council on Museum, ArtTable.