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Linda Graves Durham

art gallery owner

Linda Graves Durham, American art gallery owner. Member of Santa Fe Council on International Relations, National Association Female Execs, Creative Commons, Better Business Bureau, Santa Fe Gallery Association.

Background

Durham, Linda Graves was born on November 19, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Everett Harold and Lenore (Bailey) Graves.

Education

Student, Ithaca College, 1960—1962. Student, Plymouth College, 1971—1972. Student, Mary Baldwin College, 1974—1976.

Career

Playboy bunny Playboy Club, New York City, 1962—1965. Producer/director Tiffany Melodrama Theatre, Cerrillos, New Mexico, 1966—1969. Founder, director New Mexico Prisoners Aid Society, Santa Fe, 1972—1973.

Director research Fenn Galleries, 1978—1979. Owner Linda Durham Gallery, since 1979. President Marchforth Ltd., since 1987.

Producer host Artworks, Station KSFE-television, Santa Fe, 1983. Lecturer in field; panelist Artnews World, Art Market Conference, Los Angeles, 1983—1984. Board directors Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, 1984—1985, Visual Arts Board College, Santa Fe, 1985—1986, Institute Fine Arts, Santa Fe, 1984—1985, Santa Fe Festival Arts, Santa Fe, 1980—1982, chairman Unicef Advisory Board, New Mexico, 1983—1985.

Vice president Santa Fe Community College Foundation Board, since 1988.

Membership

Member of Santa Fe Council on International Relations, National Association Female Execs, Creative Commons, Better Business Bureau, Santa Fe Gallery Association.

Connections

Married Peter H. Goodwin, June 1985. Children: Donna Lynn, Everett Andrew.