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Laura Higgins Palmer, American artist. Trustee Ballet Theatre Maryland, Annapolis, since 2002; Member of College Art Association, Cultural Arts Foundation.

Background

Palmer, Laura Higgins was born on March 16, 1955 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Daughter of George Alfred and Isabelle J. Higgins.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cornell University, 1975. Master of Arts, George Washington University, 1978.

Career

With exhibits production Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1975—1976. Visual library Harvard University, 1976—1978. Instructor drawing, painting and design Doctor of Medicine Hall, Annapolis, Maryland, 1978—1993.

Designer graphics and computer National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Greenbelt, 1994—2000. Artist in residence Maryland Hall, Annapolis, 1985—1988, Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-woman shows include Arundel Center, Annapolis, Maryland, 2006, Cultural Arts Foundation Anne Arundel County, Maryland, 2004, Angelfall Studios, Baltimore, 2004, Via della Scala 67, Rome, Italy, 2004, Paul's Homewood, Annapolis, Maryland, 2005, SOL Gallery, Nottingham, England, 2005, Paper Rock Scissors, Baltimore, 2005, Eubie Blake Center, 2006, Antreasian Gallery, 2006, Represented in permanent collections University Maryland, University College Maryland Artists Collection, College Park, Maryland, Tamarind Institute, University New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Sheppard Pratt, Baltimore, one-woman shows include Cecil College, 2008.

Membership

Trustee Ballet Theatre Maryland, Annapolis, since 2002. Member of College Art Association, Cultural Arts Foundation.

Connections

Married Douglas J. Palmer, March 2, 1975. 1 child Ada Louise.

father:
George Alfred

mother:
Isabelle J. Higgins

spouse:
Douglas J. Palmer

child:
Ada Louise Palmer