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Louise Hassett Lincoln

museum curator , art historian , writer

Louise Hassett Lincoln, museum curator, art historian, writer. Recipient Scholarly Contribution award American Association Museum Curators, 1993. Member American Anthropol. Association, Native American Art Studies Association, Pacific Arts Association, African Studies Association.

Background

Lincoln, Louise Hassett was born on March 23, 1947 in Baltimore. Daughter of Charles Clifford and Martha Julia (Ludlum) Hassett.

Education

Bachelor, Bryn Mawr College, 1969. Master of Arts, University Delaware, 1972.

Career

Editor Minneapolis Institute Arts, 1977-1980, assistant curator, 1980-1984, associate curator, 1984-1987, curator African, Oceanic and New World Cultures, since 1988. Adjunct professor art history University St. Thomas, St. Paul, since 1994. Member review panel National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, 1993.

Consultant, writer World Book Encyclopedia, Chicago, 1992.

Membership

Member American Anthropol. Association, Native American Art Studies Association, Pacific Arts Association, African Studies Association.

Connections

Married Bruce K. Lincoln, April 17, 1971. Children: Martha Louise, Rebecca Anne.