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art educator

Larry Darryl Calhoun, American art educator. Woodrow Wilson fellowship University Iowa, 1960-1961. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Association of University Professors (president since 1992).

Background

Calhoun, Larry Darryl was born on October 9, 1937 in Revere, Missouri, United States. Son of Adren Kieth and Neva Isabel (Parker) Calhoun.

Education

Bachelor in Art, Iowa Wesleyan, 1959. Master of Arts in Art, University Iowa, 1961.

Career

Art instructor Westmar College, LeMars, Iowa, 1961-1963. Associate professor art Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois, 1963-1970. Associate professor ceramics University Akron, 1970-1976.

Artist in residence Illinois Arts Council, Decatur, Illinois, 1977. Chair, department art MacMurray College, Jacksonville, since 1978. Owner Village Arts, Jacksonville, since 1978.

Painter, since 1989; ceramist pottery and sculpture, 1961-1989.

Membership

Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Association of University Professors (president since 1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, canoeing, exploring.

Connections

Married Marilyn Gail Walker, June 9, 1959. Children: Eric, Rachael, Robin.

father:
Adren Kieth Calhoun

mother:
Neva Isabel (Parker) Calhoun

spouse:
Marilyn Gail Walker

children:
Eric Calhoun

Rachael Calhoun

Robin Calhoun