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Louisa Redfield McElwain, American Artist. Avocations: horseback riding, gardening, choral singing. F C.

Background

McElwain, Louisa Redfield was born on May 3, 1953 in Nashua, New Hampshire, United States. Daughter of William Howe and Mary (Redfield) master of Civil Engineering.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1977.

Career

Designer, muralist, Venturi, Rauch and Scott-Brown, Philadelphia, 1981-1985;represented by, C.G. Rein Galleries, Minneapolis, Houston, Denver, Santa Fe, Scottsdale, Arizona, Los Angeles, since 1985. Designer landscape Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, 1983.

Achievements

  • Avocations: horseback riding, gardening, choral singing. F C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Executed mural "Cretaceous Swamp" in Treehouse, Philadelphia Zoological Gardens, 1985.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Horseback riding, gardening, choral singing.

Connections

Married Daniel Kellogg McCoubrey, May 27, 1978 (divorced September 1985). Married Peter R. Houghton, May 16, 1987. 1 child, Maizie Charlotte.

father:
William Howe McElwain

mother:
Mary (Redfield) McElwain

spouses:
Daniel Kellogg McCoubrey

Peter R. Houghton

child:
Maizie Charlotte McElwain