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artist , educator

Lois Wood McArdle, American artist, educator. Chairman board Sign of Jonah, Washington, 1972-1974. Member Delta Phi Delta, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

McArdle, Lois Wood was born on July 26, 1933 in Jamestown, New York, United States. Daughter of Charles Edward and Marguerite Regina (Murray) McArdle.

Education

Bachelor, University Kansas, 1955. Master of Fine Arts, George Washington University, 1966.

Career

Lecturer, Corcoran School Art, Washington, 1966-1968;assistant division chair for art, associate professor, Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale, 1968-1978;associate professor, The Art Institute of Chicago Boston, 1979-1986;chair visual arts, The Madeira School, McLean, Virginia, 1988-1998; Adjunct Professor, Northern Virginia Community College, since 1998. Visiting professor Georgetown University, Washington, summer 1973. Adjunct Professor Massachusetts College Art, Boston, 1978-1980.

Advanced placement reader College Board, Princeton, New Jersey, since 1994. Master teacher The Madeira School, 1991-1995. Visiting artist Northern Virginia Community College, 1984.

Consultant Accrediting communications of National Home Study Council, 1972.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Portrait Drawing, 1984. Editor: Hilda Thorpe, 1989. Illustrator: Visual Aids, 1967.

      Commissioned by United States Army Division of Military History. Solo exhibition include Franz Bader Gallery, Washington, Northern Virginia Community College, Anandale, Habitat, Boston, Georgetown University, Washington, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington. Mahler Gallery, Washington.

      Group exhibitions include Boca Raton (Florida) Museum, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, Massachusetts, Alexandria (Virginia) Athenaeum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington. Permanent public collections include DeCordova Museum, Touche Ross, Incorporated, Coopers & Lybrand, Incorporated, George Washington University, Northern Virginia Community College, United States Army.

Membership

Chairman board Sign of Jonah, Washington, 1972-1974. Member Delta Phi Delta, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married James Lombard Pettee, August 6, 1977. Children: Jane Hasson, David, Jonathan, Marguerite McArdle-Pettee, Catherine McArdle-Pettee.

father:
Charles Edward McArdle

mother:
Marguerite Regina (Murray) McArdle

spouse:
James Lombard Pettee

children:
Jane Hasson McArdle

David McArdle

Jonathan McArdle

Marguerite McArdle-Pettee McArdle

Catherine McArdle-Pettee McArdle